2nd Friday Circuit of Art has big things in store in this month. If you are interested in learning about Native American fine art, head over to The Jacobson House, who will exhibit the art of James Auchiah, with guest co-curator Kevin Warren Smith giving a lecture over his artwork. Jacobson House will exhibit the art of James Auchiah completing their sixth year of featuring one member of the Kiowa artists who helped start the International Native American fine art movement. Native artist and guest co-curator Kevin Warren Smith will give a lecture over James Auchiah’s artwork and show a special work of James Auchiah for the lecture. The lecture will be held from 7:00 – 8:00 p.m. Auchiah’s family members will add family stories and history after the lecture.

 

STASH will be on fire this month with fire dancing performances throughout the night. Then you can head over to the Performing Arts Studio to take part in the Big Read: The Things They Carried. The event will have music, stories, snacks, and refreshments for all!

 

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art will be featuring Art “à la CART” with tempera paintings for the art activity (inspired by Josef Albers' White Line Square VI), nontraditional Native-inspired folk music by Satori (psychedelic protest folk rock), Mo Pair (eclectic folk) and Kerry Folsom (world music), and two films by deadCENTER Film Festival: The Stand and Wasting Daylight. Visitors will enjoy free admission and will be able to visit the new exhibition, Mediterranea: American Art from the Graham D. Williford Collection, a survey of paintings of the Mediterranean culture by 19th and 20th century American artists from the Jean and Graham Devoe Williford Charitable Trust.

 

The Norman Arts Council once again invites music fans to the Norman Music Festival Wine Share at FIVE in the Annex to STASH from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

2nd Friday Circuit of Art – a monthly, citywide celebration of art – is a collaboration between artists, art organizations, and businesses, brought to you by the Norman Arts Council. Whether you like dance, painting, photography, or music, there will be something for you to see and hear during the 2nd Friday of this month in Norman. All events are free and open to the public from 6:00 p.m. until at least 9:00 p.m.

More information is available online at www.2ndFridayNorman.com. For information on other Norman Arts Council events, please visit www.NormanArts.org, or call the NAC office at 405-360-1162.

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2nd Friday Circuit of Art Images available upon request.

Please contact The NAC PR Department at PR@NormanArts.org.

 

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PO Box 85, Norman OK 73070
405.360.1162 | office
405.360.0086 | fax
www.normanarts.org
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