24 Works on Paper


The biennial 24 Works on Paper is the only traveling show of art by living Oklahomans. Exactly 24 artworks created on paper are included.

2022-2024 Exhibition
Tour Schedule

August 1 - September 9, 2022:

Southwestern Oklahoma State University,

Weatherford, OK

September 26 - November 2, 2022:

Eleanor Hays Gallery, Northern Oklahoma College, Tonkawa, OK

November 12 - December 20, 2022:

Leslie Powell Gallery, Lawton, OK

January 16 - February 24, 2023:

The Wigwam Gallery, Altus, OK

March 6 - April 21, 2023: 

Spider Gallery, Cherokee Arts Center, Tahlequah, OK

May 8 - June 16, 2023:

Gardiner Gallery of Art, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

June 26 - August 4, 2023:

Thomas K. McKeon Center for Creativity, Tulsa Community College Metro Campus, Tulsa, OK

August 14 - September 29, 2023: COMING SOON!

October 16 - November 24, 2023:

Centre Arts Gallery, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Durant, OK

December 9 - February 14, 2024: 

Gaylord-Pickens Museum, home of the Oklahoma Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK

Interested in hosting 24 Works on Paper? Contact Keri Smith.

2022-2024 Artists

Call for entry to 24 Works on Paper! Applications are open from Feb 1–May 1, 2022

2022-2024 Curator

Michael R. Grauer

McCasland Chair of Cowboy Culture/ Curator of Cowboy Collections and Western Art at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

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The exhibition travels to a total of ten locations in all six regions of Oklahoma over the course of 18 months. OVAC produces a catalog including all selected works as well as Classroom curriculum guides and videos that accompany the exhibition.

24 Works on Paper 2020–2022

Click here to see a virtual tour of 24 Works on Paper 2020–2022 at the Wigwam Gallery in Altus, OK!