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Thrive Grants

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Art Crit Night 

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At 21c Museum Hotel OKC


Art Focus Magazine

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Funding New and Ambitious Visual Arts Projects!


Michelle Bradsher is an artist specializing in oil.

Michelle Bradsher has been a working artist in Oklahoma for over 30 years. She creates vibrant works in her own unique style. She counts as her influences, Kandinsky, Matisse, Cezanne, as well as the Taos School of Painters

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Art Focus 

Art Focus is a bimonthly publication of the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition dedicated to stimulating insight into the visual arts in Oklahoma by providing artist profiles, gallery and museum reviews and previews, art commentary, essays relevant to artist success, and more. 


Our members make up a diverse community of artists and enthusiasts, all with the common goal of enriching our state through visual art. Join now and receive exclusive member benefits such as a page in our artist gallery, access to our photo studio, waived submission fees to OVAC-sponsored exhibitions, and much more. 


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Through Art 365, Oklahoma artists create innovative artwork working with a nationally recognized curator. The five awarded artists each received a $12,000 honorarium. Once selected, the artists worked with a curator from July 2020-June 2021 to create a body of original artwork for the exhibition, which opened in Tulsa on July 2nd, 2021.


OVAC Events &

All things OVAC - exhibitions, calls for entry, grant deadlines, workshops, and more!

Want to know what's happening in the statewide art scene? Click here to view a calendar of art events across Oklahoma.