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Sunday Matinee Films - "Our Spirits Don't Speak English: Indian Boarding School" »

May 31 at 01:30 pm to 03:00 pm

In 1869, the U.S. government enacted a policy of educating Native American children in the ways of western society. By the 1960s, more than 100,000 had been forced to attend Indian Boarding School in many states where they were denied the right to speak their language or practice cultural traditions. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Mini Masters - Art of the Land and Sea »

June 02 at 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

Artists have been inspired by the land and the sea for centuries. Come and feel inspired by landscapes and seascapes. We will explore what makes different scenes worthy of capturing in art. We will also continue to learn about line, shape, form, texture, color, value and space within the works that are studied in the galleries. Afterwards, enjoy making an art object that relates to what we have just studied. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Mini Masters - Art of the Land and Sea »

June 05 at 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Artists have been inspired by the land and the sea for centuries. Come and feel inspired by landscapes and seascapes. We will explore what makes different scenes worthy of capturing in art. We will also continue to learn about line, shape, form, texture, color, value and space within the works that are studied in the galleries. Afterwards, enjoy making an art object that relates to what we have just studied. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

Kids Dig Books - Life on the Northwest Coast »

June 05 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

Join us as we listen to stories about Northwest Coast Indian children, their historical environment, culture and animal companions. Afterwards, enjoy the art-making activity relating to the stories you have just heard. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

From My Point of View - When Fiction Masquerades As Fact: A Novel Find in the Gilcrease Archives »

June 05 at 12:00 pm to 01:00 pm

Laura M. Stevens, Associate Professor of English at the University of Tulsa, will discuss a little-known eighteenth-century novel she found in the Gilcrease Archives. Free for members; free with museum admission for not-yet members.

First Friday Art Crawl on Brady »

June 05 at 06:00 pm to 09:00 pm

Enjoy the Brady Arts District, and visit exciting new exhibitions each month.

Sunday Draws »

June 07 at 01:00 pm to 02:30 pm

Drawing is the basis for creating all art — the starting point for expressing thoughts and ideas and making them visually concrete. Sunday Draws is for anyone who wants to learn to draw or to learn to draw better and have fun doing it. For adults and children age 8 and up in each skill level.

Summer Camp 2015 @ Gilcrease - Week 1 »

June 08 to June 12 - 09:00 am

Morning and/or afternoon week-long classes are available for children ages 5 - 6 years old. Sign up for half-day session for the week, or bring a sack lunch and stay all day. Extended hours until 5:00 p.m. are available.

Summer Camp 2015 @ Zarrow - Week 1 »

June 08 to June 12 - 09:00 am

Morning and/or afternoon week-long classes are available for children ages 7 - 12 years old. Sign up for half-day session for the week, or bring a sack lunch and stay all day. Extended hours until 5:00 p.m. are available.

Art Explorations »

June 09 at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Individuals with early-stage Alzheimer's disease and their care partners are invited for a gallery discussion of specific art pieces followed by a related hands-on art activity.