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OKG Newsletter


Topic: center

A Film Unfinished

Starkly illustrates both the duplicity and unflinching honesty of cinema


Documentary

Phil Bacharach
The camera doesn’t lie — except, of course, when it does.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Drive, they said

Early automobiles rumble into the Oklahoma History Center to show off their artistry, ingenuity and importance to the state.


Visual Arts

Charles Martin

Oklahoma Driven: Cars, Collectors and the Birth of the Oklahoma Highway Commission
through March 2012
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi
okhistory.org, 522-5248
$7

 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Convention-centric

The MAPS 3 timeline could get revamped to hasten the convention center’s construction, pushing back completion dates for other major projects.


News

Clifton Adcock
The recent MAPS 3 convention center subcommittee meeting pegged a site for the new center, while a timeline approved by the group has major implications for almost all other MAPS 3 projects.
 
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Timeline on the table

The document that will guide MAPS 3 resource allocation and staffing priorities nears Oklahoma City Council approval.


News

Clifton Adcock
The timeline arose after the subcommittee overseeing the MAPS 3 convention center requested a revised timeline from Architectural Design Group in order to speed up the convention center’s progress. With a price tag of more than $250 million, the convention center is the most expensive MAPS 3 project.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Kernel records

An Oklahoma History Center exhibit celebrates ‘Hee Haw’ as it traces the TV show’s roots to the Sooner State.


Visual Arts

Charles Martin
Any bona fide Okie has spent more than one weekend hour with the iconic, corny, country humor of “Hee Haw.”
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Detour ahead

Budgetary hand-wringing puts the partially constructed American Indian center in limbo.


News

Greg Horton
Sen. Brian Bingman, R-Sapulpa, has called for an interim study on proposed bond issues, including the American Indian Cultural Center & Museum.
 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Conventional concerns

The Oklahoma City Council considers a MAPS 3 timeline that prioritizes convention center construction over quality-of-life projects.


News

Clifton Adcock
Members of the Oklahoma City Council and several MAPS 3 subcommittees expressed concern over a recommended timeline for MAPS 3 projects.
 
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
 
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