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OKG Newsletter


Topic: museum

You, robot

Science Museum Oklahoma guests can watch FIRST Robotics team members participate in a number of challenges.


Youth

Courtney Silva
FIRST Robotics — “FIRST” stands for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology” — is an organization dedicated to inspiring young people to be engaged in the fields of science and technology.
 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Young Greeks

The Greek goddess of the underworld, Persephone, will be among the myths explored in Saturday’s “Gods and Heroes.”


Youth

Courtney Silva
Myths of ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome will be explored for two consecutive Saturdays at the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, 2401 N. Chautauqua in Norman, with the children’s workshop “Gods and Heroes.”
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Summer Wars

Had me a blast. Not even the anime-adverse are immune to the charms of ‘Summer Wars,’ a Japanese adventure with crossover appeal.


Science Fiction

Rod Lott

Summer Wars
7:30 p.m. Thursday, 5:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch
OKCMOA.com, 236-3100
$8, $6 seniors

 
Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Leaving a 'Legacy'

Willard Stone’s “Something to Believe In” is among the works in the 'Living Legacy' exhibit.


Visual Arts

Courtney Silva
A father and son’s mutual love for the art of sculpting is the premise for “Living Legacy,” an exhibit now showing at the Gaylord-Pickens Oklahoma Heritage Museum, 1400 Classen Drive.
 
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Space out

Science Museum Oklahoma's Space Day is a great opportunity for students to see just how attainable space can be.


Youth

Courtney Silva
Kids will be given the chance to get up close and personal with outer space Friday as Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd, celebrates its annual Space Day event.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

'Black' beauty

“Black Mesa” is the most immersive exhibit in the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History.


Visual Arts

Courtney Silva
Reaching heights of 4,973 feet, the Black Mesa, located in Oklahoma’s panhandle, is the subject of the new, permanent, 2,000-square-foot diorama in the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua in Norman.
 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Rawr art

Leslie Helena Evans’ colored pencil work “Breaking Up the Monotony” appears in “Art and the Animal.”


Visual Arts

Courtney Silva
The exhibition “Art and the Animal” is currently on display at the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua in Norman.
 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

‘Deal’ of the century

It was a very good year — for art, at least — as the Great Depression yielded paintings depicting the American way, now on display in ‘1934.’


Visual Arts

Rod Lott

1934: A New Deal for Artists
Thursday-Aug.21
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch
OKCMOA.com 236-3100
$12, $10 seniors and children 6-18

 
Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Reel secret

OKCMOA among a select group of institutions with a 16mm film archive


Features

Rod Lott
This weekend, as Oklahoma City Museum of Art patrons watch “These Amazing Shadows,” a documentary about film preservation, they may be unaware that some classics are being preserved one floor above their heads.
 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
 
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