Join us on October 26th for the Exquisite Corpse All Hallow's Eve Celebration and Auction! You will be immersed in a ghostly, out of this world celebration that includes art, music, food, drink, games, auctions, and much more! This event not only celebrates the Exquisite Corpse exhibition of 60 local artists, but is also Artspace’s fundraising event so we can keep providing Oklahoma students with educational opportunities, the community with quality exhibitions and a space for artists to come and create.
Our short film program is back on Thursday, November 1st from 6:00-7:30pm! Join in the conversation as we screen shorts in collaboration with Alex Palmer, from the Oklahoma Film Society. All shorts will contain sound but no dialogue from the characters. This alternative approach to film will certainly evoke a night of interpretation, interesting conversation and dialogue.
Join us on Saturday, November 3rd, from 1-4 PM for a silk scarf marbling workshop with Adrienne Day! Produce patterns like smooth marble or other kinds of stone on wearable scarves. Participants will have the opportunity to produce two pieces: a small square scarf and a longer rectangular scarf.
Community Spirit is back with our Artist in Residence Allie D. Caesar on Thursday, November 8th, from 5-7 PM! This come and go event offers the chance to see the workings of the letterpress machine with demos throughout the evening. Attendees will have the opportunity to print a takeaway on our letterpress machine! Come and hear Allie Caesar’s artistic process while enjoying a glass of wine or beer.
Join us on Saturday & Sunday, November 10th & 11th from 10am-4pm for an advanced quilting design workshop about visual thinking with local fiber artist and former Artspace Artist in Residence Sarah Atlee! Each participant will explore the Deep Deuce neighborhood, take a photo of something interesting, and turn that into a completely unique 24x24" wall-hanging quilt.
On November 15th, Inspiring Conversations with Jeff Krisman will be back at Artspace from 6-7:30 PM! Throughout the evening we’ll hear from Tom Spanier, an artist and partner of Around Town Art LLC, Topher Owen, the Creative Director of the The Space Improv group and the BRD Jazz Trio. Throughout the evening guests will be entertained with Topher Owen’s comedy troupe, listen to music from our featured musicians and have the opportunity to submit questions throughout the interviews. We look forward to this open dialogue and interesting conversations!
Join us on Saturday, November 17th, from 1-4 PM for a holiday card making workshop with our Fall Artist in Residence Allie D. Caesar! Carve your own woodblock image for the front of your set of cards while learning the art of the letterpress as you print a festive message on the inside. Come and get in the holiday spirit with us at Artspace at Untitled as we celebrate the season of giving and cherishing those we love! This class is open to all ages and all skill levels.
Join us on Saturday, October 20th, from 1-4 PM, and learn all about experimental monoprinting with PRESS member Mycah Higley! Come and learn the process of jelly plate and collagraph printing and how to experiment with these methods to create multi-layered colorful images with water-soluble ink.
On Thursday, October 18th, from 6:00-7:30 we will be screening "Berlin" an Art 21 film documenting Icelandic Danish artist Olafur Eliasson's: "Reality Projector" installation for the Marciano Art Foundation in Los Angeles. This film dives into how a seemingly simple installation that utilizes projected light and an existing space, can evolve to create a complex, dynamic massive movement of color.
Join us on on Saturday, October 13th and Sunday, October 14th from 10am - 5pm, each day, for a two-day workshop with our exhibiting Santa Fe artist Janet O'Neal! Participants will learn the basics of working with the resins, safety precautions, and how to make their own molds from which they can create and cast resin forms. Everyone will create and take their own resin-coated painting and teardrop similar to those in O’Neal’s current exhibition!
Thursday, October 11th, from 5:00-8:00 PM we will be hosting the One Thousand Tears closing reception! Come and celebrate this wonderful exhibition and enjoy light refreshments as we prepare to send off an amazing show. Many of the works are still available for purchase and at the beginning of the evening the tears from the Essence of the Heart installation will go on sale. We look forward to seeing you there!
On September 29th, from 1 - 5 PM, Artspace and Mark Gilmore will be co-hosting an Artist Swap Meet outside in our garden! Setup begins at noon. Free and open to the public, all are welcome to come trade or sell your unused art supplies with other artists in the OKC Community. Clean out your studio by bringing brushes, scissors, charcoal, pencils, paper, paints, frames, easels, etc to giveaway, trade or sell. Artspace at Untitled will also be accepting art supply donations for our OKC high school student Mentorship Program. There are no fees for this event and open to all materials.
Our short film program is back on Thursday, September 27th, from 6-8 PM with a night of short film screening about modern love! Join in the conversation as we screen three shorts from three different parts of the globe: Mexico, the United States and UK. While the films range in length, style and one in animation, all surround themselves around the interpretation and meaning of love and how it presents itself in differing forms across the world.
On September 22, 2018, PRESS member Virginia Sitzes will be hosting at watercolor screen printing workshop in our studio. During this half-day workshop participants will create multicolored images by putting a twist on traditional printmaking methods! Students will substitute printmaking ink for watercolor palettes mixed with transparent base. By pushing the watercolor through a stencil, colors will combine, creating a range of tones and hues. For 14 yrs & Up.
Artspace is teaming up with the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition Saturday, September 15th, from 1-4 PM to host an Artist Survival Kit Workshop! For $15, come and get your portfolio in top shape with a fresh artist statement, refined resume, and instructions on how to take quality images of your work. This event is perfect for early emerging artists or anyone looking to freshen up their portfolio. The workshop is led by Kelsey Karber. We look forward to seeing you there!
Join us on Thursday, September 13th, from 6 - 8 PM for a night of inspiring conversations with Jeff Krisman! Jeff Krisman has been interviewing artists and those in the local community making a difference on his podcast for almost two years. Jeff will be interviewing CEO and co-founder of OkSessions These conversations are an "opportunity for him to hear their stories, life journeys and lessons learned along the way, and their visions for the future."
On Thursday night Jeff will be bringing his podcast live to Artspace at Untitled, interviewing Christian Pearson, CEO and co-founder of OkSessions as well as Dr. Daniela Busciglio, a professor of applied linguistics and a Communications Strategist. Come and listen to the process and passions of these two community influencers while jazz pianist Adam Ledbetter entertains!
Join us on on Saturday, September 8th from 10am - 5pm for an all-day workshop with our exhibiting Santa-Fe artist Janet O'Neal. This mixed media printmaking workshop will explore the process of combining digital inkjet transfers and traditional printmaking techniques. Everyone will get to take home their own unique print!
Join us for the Opening Reception of One Thousand Tears, by Janet O'Neal, on Thursday, September 6th from 5-8 PM! O’Neal is a 32 year veteran of the Santa Fe and Oklahoma City art scene. She is transitioning from commercial work to conceptual multimedia work. In this exhibition, O’Neal extends her “Transformation” series about her brother’s life and death, while exploring universal themes of grief, loss, and the healing process.
Join us on Saturday August 25th, for the CD Release Party for Stephen Salewon Band! Come hear the sounds of our featured artist as well as special guest Annie Oakley. Doors will open at 6 PM and the concert will begin at 7:00 PM. The cost is $10 at the door! All those in attendance will receive a free copy of their latest CD upon entry.
Join us and the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition on Thursday August, 23rd, from 6-8 PM, to learn from a panel of experienced writers and artists about how to improve writing about yourself! Beneficial for both artist bio’s and personal marketing materials, this forum is free & open to the public. Seating is limited, so make sure to register!
On Thursday, August 16th from 6:30-7:30pm learn about local artist Bryan Boone and his experience as our current Artist in Residence in an informal studio discussion. Attendees will get a first hand look at the pieces he has been working on during his residency in our print studio and learn about his process, inspiration, and previous projects. Free & open to everyone.
Join us in the gallery on Friday, August 11th from 11am-3pm for a free come-and-go sewing demonstration by the Budapest Quilt Guild! In conjunction with the OKC Modern Quilt Guild, the Budapest Guild will be leading a free 'sit and sew' demo on mono-color improvisational pizza slices. This event is free and open to everyone! Limited sewing machines available.
On Thursday, August 9th, from 5:00-8:00 PM we will be hosting the Once Old is New closing reception! Join us and members of the OKC Modern Quilt Guild as we celebrate the artistry and success of our most recent exhibit. Attendees will be able to view two quilt demos while enjoying complimentary refreshments. This night also commences the quilt sale which will last till August 18th. During the sale, all large group quilts can be purchased 20% off. Free and open to everyone.
The quilting fun continues on Saturday, August 4th from 10:30am to 2:30pm as Beth Furnish presents 'Color Play for Quilters', a brief demo on how different colors work together. Immediately following, Elizabeth Richards will lead the participants in a hands-on activity that will put their color knowledge to work! Cost is $35 per person and all materials are provided for you to make and take home one big stitch project.
Join us in the gallery on Friday, August 3rd from 11am-5pm for a free come-and-go sewing demonstration by the Budapest Quilt Guild! In conjunction with the OKC Modern Quilt Guild, the Budapest Guild will be leading a free 'sit and sew' demo on mono-color improvisational pizza slices. This event is free and open to everyone! Limited sewing machines available.
Join us on Thursday, August 2nd from 5:30-7:30pm for a never before seen print viewing by Paulson Fontaine Press! All are welcome as we hear from Michelle Morgan, a representative of Paulson Fontaine Press, formerly Paulson Bott Press--a California publisher specializing in limited edition intaglio prints. All prints shown will be for sale so this is a great opportunity for collectors both old and new!
Join us on Saturday & Sunday, July 28th-29th from 10am-4pm for a two-day workshop with Austin-based artist Erin Butler! In this workshop participants will learn how to create a sculptural, fine merino wool cowl with surface applications of silks, bamboo top, and non-superwash art yarns. Each participant will get to make and take home one hand-made wool cowl.
Join us on Friday, July 27th from 10am-4pm for an all-day workshop with Austin-based artist Erin Butler! This workshop has been designed to give participants an introduction to both wet felting and needle felting in one fun little package. Each participant will get to make and take home 2 felted bug pins.
40 Minutes or Less is back for the summer on Thursday, July 26th from 6:00-7:30pm with a night of Shorts Shorts! Join in the conversation as we screen 5 shorts each under 5 minutes by talented young filmmakers from the US, UK, Switzerland, and China. This event is free & open to everyone.
Join us on Friday, July 20th from 4-8pm for a long arm quilting demo by Bernina OKC's Emily Ramsey! Guests are welcome to try their hand at using the machine during her demonstration and will also have the opportunity to purchase handmade items from the OKC Modern Quilt Guild's trunk show & pop-up shop.
Join us in the print studio on Thursday, July 12th from 5-7pm for our first Community Spirit of the summer! In conjunction with our newest exhibition, Once Old is New by the OKC Modern Quilt Guild, Melissa Sullivan will be leading a free demonstration on English Paper Piecing--a quilting technique used to hand sew intricate patchwork with the aid of paper templates.
Please join us on Saturday, July 7th from 7-10:30pm in the garden as we celebrate the life & memory of Joe Warriner and all that he contributed to Artspace. This event is free & open to everyone with live music by Stephen Salewon, Jose Hernandez and Kasie Warr, with food available from the Loaded Bowl food truck.
Join us on Saturday, June 30th from 10am-4pm for an easy, improvisational Quilt-As-You-Go Workshop by local fiber artist and Artspace former Artist in Residence Sarah Atlee! Each participant will explore simple strip-piecing and quick block construction to make and take home their own decorative table runner.
Join us on Wednesday, June 23rd from 6-8pm for a special film screening & toy sale with local artist Allin KHG! We will be screening all of Allin's short films that he has completed to date followed by a Q&A and a debut of his most recent Muses for a Nightmare toy creations, all of which will be available for purchase.
Artspace is excited to host its first ever Mentorship Program Summer Project from Monday, June 18th to Saturday, June 23rd for its 2017-2018 Mentorship students! Join us on Saturday, June 23rd from 3-6pm for our free unveiling party in our garden where you can meet the students and volunteer artists, enjoy food and drinks, and view the sculptures for the first time.
Join the OKC Modern Quilt Guild for the Thread-to-Bed community quilting event on Saturday, June 23rd from 11am-3pm. Participants will form assembly line teams to construct blocks for an improvisational quilt! You do not need to be a quilting expert to participate, you just need $15 ($10 for OKC Modern Quilt Guild members), minimal sewing machine skills, and lots of creativity.