The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 Thursday, October 22, 2020


Oklahoma City Museum of Art to reopen June 6 to members, plans June 17 reopening to the public
Claes Oldenburg (American, born Sweden 1929). Flying Pizza, 1964, published 1965, from New York Ten. Lithograph. 17 x 22 3/16 in. (43.2 x 56.4 cm). Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer. © 1964 Claes Oldenburg.



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK.- On June 6, OKCMOA will reopen to members with timed ticketing and limited hours. During this special member preview period, the Museum will be open Wednesday to Sunday, 12 to 4 p.m. Opening along with the Museum is the special summer exhibition, “POP Power from Warhol to Koons: Masterworks from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation.” Tickets for the general public will go on sale in early June with the first time slots available on June 17.

“Our goal is to provide a safe and reassuring experience for everyone who supports the Museum during this period of transition,” said OKCMOA president and CEO, Dr. Michael J. Anderson. “Since we made the difficult decision to close the Museum on March 14, our top priority has been getting ready to safely reopen to the public. When visitors walk through our doors in June, they will notice a limited number of guests in our galleries, timed tickets, staff wearing masks, hand sanitizing stations, signage about social distancing and increased sanitizing of high-touch areas. You will not see a full house in the theater or a packed gallery this summer, but you will be able to see great works of art and film in the safest way possible.”

The Museum will reopen with exhibitions on all three floors. In addition to “POP Power from Warhol to Koons,” “Dale Chihuly: Magic & Light,” “Postwar Abstraction” and “From the Golden Age to the Moving Image” are all on view. “POP Power from Warhol to Koons” includes more than 100 works on paper and 10 sculptures by the biggest names in Pop Art including innovators such as Roy Lichtenstein and Claes Oldenburg and popular and provocative artists like James Rosenquist, Robert Indiana, Keith Haring, Damien Hirst, Takashi Murakami and Julian Opie.

During the temporary closure, the Museum debuted virtual screenings and plans to continue these screenings through mid-June. The Samuel Roberts Noble Theater will open with strict capacity limits and additional social distancing protocols in place starting in mid-June. The Museum Cafe will remain closed until further notice.










Today's News

May 29, 2020

Musée Jacquemart-André presents a retrospective of the work of J.M.W. Turner

Wifredo Lam masterpiece to lead a collection of Surrealist and Modern art from Latin America at Sotheby's

Revolutionary War tomahawk auctioned in Pennsylvania for world-record $664,200

Christie's Paris Classic Week realises $6,048,279

The National Anthem's path to fame began with little fanfare

Atget's Paris, 100 years later

Practicing architecture in a pandemic

Art in times of coronavirus

Almine Rech opens charity exhibition of works by New Jersey and New York-based artists

Art Brussels launches online platform designed to benefit the fair's community of galleries and artists

Blue Star Contemporary snnounces plans to reopen to the public

CHART Art Fair announces presentation of 100% women artists for its 2020 edition

Joseph Bellows Gallery presents an online exhibition of works by Baldwin Lee

Tang Teaching Museum presents online exhibition 'Lover Earth: Art and Ecosexuality'

Palazzo Strozzi's Tomás Saraceno: Aria exhibition reopens Monday 1 June

Virus screening: 'Grease' draws crowds at Madrid drive-in cinema

National Portrait Gallery presents Shirley Purdie's Ngalim-Ngalimbooroo Ngagenybe

London Art Week Digital Summer 2020 confirms 50 participants

Art Gallery of NSW opens next Monday 1 June with free timed ticketing for entry

Christie's presents Imaginary Friends by Sir Quentin Blake sold to benefit Comic Relief

Lynden Sculpture Garden to open grounds to free social distance walking

Parrish Art Museum announces leadership transition

Oklahoma City Museum of Art to reopen June 6 to members, plans June 17 reopening to the public

Producer Shop: Everything You Need To Know

Why play online slots?

The Top 7 Greek Mythology Audiobooks by AllYouCanBooks

How Can You Find A Professional Proofreader Online

Things to Consider When Buying a Commercial Bounce House

Advantages of inflatable kayaks

From Stone Age to the 21st Century, Exploring Our Passion for Gems and Minerals.

Why are Horse Racing Tracks so Beautifully Designed?

Why you should hire a marketing agency that specializes lawyers for your law firm.

Top things to do in Rome

Nice Walking Tour -- Discover the New Point of View

7 Best Gifts for Kids Into Art





Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 



Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

sa gaming free credit

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful