PROGRAMS

Norman Arts Council has established a number of programs to help bring art and culture to the Norman community, including 2nd Friday Norman Art Walks, MAINSITE Contemporary Art, Cultural Connections, Arts in Education initiatives and more.

GRANTS

Norman Arts Council expands its reach by supporting a number of community arts organizations and events like Norman Music Festival, Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, Jazz in June & more. Your organization could be eligible, too!

OPPORTUNITIES

To support individual artists, Norman Arts Council, MAINSITE Contemporary Art & Norman Public Arts Board makes a number of art opportunities available. See those and more from a variety of partners and organizations across the state and country. 

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PUBLIC ART IS SMART

Norman Arts Council’s Public Art is SmART program uses Norman’s  public art as the catalyst for dynamic educational resources  created to encourage educators of every grade level and subject area to enhance their teaching and students’ educational experiences using various, wonderful pieces of accessible works of art.

 

MAINSITE Contemporary Art has exhibitions up with Marissa Raglin and J. Chris Johnson through Friday, July 13! Artist Marissa Raglin hosts a custom collage workshop during her exhibition on Saturday, June 16!

Austin psych rock band Holy Wave will play a free show during the July 2nd Friday Norman Art Walk.

Learn more about the winners of the 2018 O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Fund Award!

 
 Learn about Solomon Mahlatini and Mayumi Kiefer, winners of the  2018 O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Fund Award .

Learn about Solomon Mahlatini and Mayumi Kiefer, winners of the 2018 O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Fund Award.

 Marissa Raglin at  MAINSITE Contemporary Art

Marissa Raglin at MAINSITE Contemporary Art

 J. Chris Johnson at  MAINSITE Contemporary Art

J. Chris Johnson at MAINSITE Contemporary Art

 Learn Custom Collage with artist Marissa Raglin on Saturday, June 16!  Register now ! 

Learn Custom Collage with artist Marissa Raglin on Saturday, June 16! Register now

 Holy Wave will play a free show with Peelander-Z's Yellow and Kaisoku Tokyo on the  Friday, July 13 Art Walk at Opolis

Holy Wave will play a free show with Peelander-Z's Yellow and Kaisoku Tokyo on the Friday, July 13 Art Walk at Opolis

 

Thanks to the following sponsors for their ongoing support of Norman Arts Council, its operations and programs. 

 

 

As well as the contributions and support from many more businesses, organizations, families and individuals.