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Red Earth Art Center celebrates the holidays with a Native twist

11/09/2018
This holiday season Oklahoma City’s non-profit Native art center invites the public to Stay & Play in OKC during the fourth annual Red Earth Treefest celebration. The Red Earth Art Center will celebrate the Christmas season with a decidedly Native twist this year when Treefest opens free to the public for a seven-week run November 19 through January 4, 2018 in downtown Oklahoma City. Read More

Red Earth Festival announces call for 2019 artist applications

10/24/2018
Artist applications for the 33rd annual Red Earth Festival, scheduled June 7-9, 2019 at the Cox Convention Center in downtown Oklahoma City, are now being accepted. Each year, the award-winning juried arts festival draws thousands of people to a three-day weekend celebrating Native visual art and dance. Read More

Red Earth announces fall Motorcoach trip Crystal Bridges Museum: Stops include beautiful art, architecture and shopping

09/05/2018
There’s a reason Arkansas is called “The Natural State.” Learn why as the Red Earth Art Center offers a two-day scenic adventure to Bentonville and northwest Arkansas including tours of the acclaimed Crystal Bridges Museum, the Frank Lloyd Wright house and other attractions. Tour participants will travel in complete comfort November 2-3 to view beautiful artwork, breathtaking architecture and do a little shopping in Bentonville’s charming town square before returning to Oklahoma City. Read More

Red Earth Art Center exhibits ‘Favorites’ through Oct. 31

08/01/2018
Since its founding nearly 40 years ago, generous patrons have gifted and loaned many noteworthy pieces to the permanent collection of the non-profit art center. “A Few of our Favorite Things,” currently on view through October 31, features the artwork and biographies of 17 artists whose creations have been gifted to the Red Earth Art Center. Read More

Cherokee basket maker receives prestigious recognition; Mary Aitson named 2018 ‘Red Earth Honored One’

05/23/2018
Cherokee basket maker Mary Aitson, of Woodward, OK, is named Red Earth Honored One for 2018, an award bestowed upon a Native master visual artist whose support of Indian art has been substantial throughout their life. Read More