Fine arts news briefs for Oklahoma

Fine arts news briefs for Oklahoma.
Published: April 22, 2012
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FINE ARTS BRIEFS

Art

Lecture seminar

Artspace at Untitled, 1 NE 3, will present a demonstration and artist talk with Todd Stewart. Titled “In Focus: The Craft of Photographic Printing in the Digital Age,” the free demonstration will be 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday. Stewart will discuss how new imaging technologies have made an impact on photography, and will demonstrate how he creates large-scale photographic prints.

For more information, call 815-9995 or go to www.artspaceatuntitled.org.

First dibs

Art enthusiasts will have a chance to buy works of art before the annual Festival of the Arts kicks off Tuesday at 11 a.m. The “Festi-First Early Art Buying Program” will begin at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. The event begins with a free breakfast and will provide assistance through the artist tents. Participants help support artists by buying at least $500 in artwork. The festival continues through April 29 at Festival Plaza and the Myriad Botanical Gardens.

For more information, call 270-4848 or go to www.artscouncilokc.com.

Temporary exhibit on view

Opening Thursday at the Gaylord-Pickens Oklahoma Heritage Museum, 1400 Classen Drive, is “Touching the Past,” a retrospective of Enoch Kelly Haney's 40-year art career. The exhibit will showcase Haney's paintings and sculptures. “Touching the Past” will remain on view through July 28. An opening reception is planned from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. For more information, call 235-4458 or go to www.oklahomaheritage.com.