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.

 

David Holland’s exhibition & residency, The Skies Have It, continues through Friday, July 12. He leads a workshop on cloud painting on Thursday, June 20. He’ll hold studio hours 10-12 & 2-6 Tuesday through Saturday until the exhibition closes.

Norman Arts Council is now accepting applications for the 2019 O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Fund Award through Friday, May 31!

Summer Breeze Concert Series continues Sunday, June 2 at Lions Park with Adam & Kizzie!

2nd Friday Norman Art Walk is back on Friday, June 14 in the Walker Arts District of Downtown Norman!

 
MAINSITE Artist-In-Residence David Holland leads a workshop on cloud painting on Thursday, June 20!  Learn more and register here !

MAINSITE Artist-In-Residence David Holland leads a workshop on cloud painting on Thursday, June 20! Learn more and register here!

David Holland’s exhibition & residency runs at  MAINSITE Contemporary Art  through Friday, July 12. On The Shoulders of Others | 11x14 | Oil on canvas

David Holland’s exhibition & residency runs at MAINSITE Contemporary Art through Friday, July 12.
On The Shoulders of Others | 11x14 | Oil on canvas

Norman Arts Council is inviting artists to apply for funds to travel to further their artistic practice through the  O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Award  with applications due Friday, May 31.  Para Español

Norman Arts Council is inviting artists to apply for funds to travel to further their artistic practice through the O. Gail Poole Memorial Travel Award with applications due Friday, May 31. Para Español

Summer Breeze Concert Series  continues on Sunday, June 2 at Lions Park with Adam & Kizzie! The shows are free and open to the public, and made possible in part by Norman Arts Council.

Summer Breeze Concert Series continues on Sunday, June 2 at Lions Park with Adam & Kizzie! The shows are free and open to the public, and made possible in part by Norman Arts Council.

The Walker Arts District of Downtown Norman now has street banners, thanks to the support of generous Norman business partners and organizations!

The Walker Arts District of Downtown Norman now has street banners, thanks to the support of generous Norman business partners and organizations!

 

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.