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Past Exhibitions

ari_courtyard1176Oklahoma Dance Film Festival

January 2 – March 22, 2015       

Modern and contemporary dance films from the Oklahoma Dance Film Festival.  More here >


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January 15 – February 22, 2015 

An installation by Tulsa-based artist Michelle Firment Reid

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January 2 – February 22, 2015 

A public participatory sculpture in cooperation with Living Arts of Tulsa’s Transform Hate project.


close enough to lose your heartSTUDIO: New Works by AHHA Studio Artists

December 5, 2014 – January 4, 2015 

The Hardesty Arts Center’s fouth floor studio artists organize and produce a group show.  Participating artists are John Bryant, Brooke Golightly, John Hammer, Sharyl Landis, and Daniel Sutliff.  Read more about the AHHA Studio artists here>


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October 3 – November 23, 2014 | Creative Studios

Artist Jessica Harvey’s Mother Road is a project derived from the history and myths that come from traveling Route 66, which illustrates journeys – both personal and shared – through road trips, driving and discovery.

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October 3 – November 23, 2014 | Main Gallery

Ceramic and sculptural work by Keith Ekstam, Kevin W. Hughes and Howard Koerth that references imagery relevant to humankind, including geological features, architecture, and mechanical, organic and human forms.

AfricanWaxPrintsThe History of African Wax Prints

October 16 – November 23, 2014 | DIY Gallery

The History of African Wax Prints exhibition is a tribute to the vibrant and colorful African Prints with myriad patterns of leaves, flowers, hearts and geometric shapes. This exhibition traces the pathway of the African Print that has crossed over three continents from Asia through Europe to Africa.


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Building Exterior  |  Summer 2014

Blister in the Sun is an outdoor installation by artist Chris Wollard.


TAC Show Graphic WebsliderTAC@AHHA

Aug 22 – Sept 28, 2014   |   Main Galleries
The Tulsa Artists Coalition and TAC Gallery have been a fixture in the Brady Arts District for over 20 years and continues to host monthly exhibitions of contemporary art by emerging and established artists.  This annual juried exhibition shows the talent of TAC member artists. Click here to read more >

RMF-MG-1-33-1-webMartha Graham: December 19, 1937

Aug 28 – Sept 21, 2014  |  DIY Gallery

Tulsa’s Choregus Productions displays never before seen photographs of Martha Graham and her dance company at work. The Martha Graham Dance Company has been a leader in contemporary dance since 1926. Click here to read more >


3Classical Impressions

September 5 – 28, 2014  |  Loft Gallery

Classical Impressions, a collaboration with the Tulsa Symphony Orchestra, is a series of paintings artist Christopher Westfall hopes will encourage viewers to experience the wonder he felt when he watched the symphony and again as he painted each painting.

art365logoArt 365

May 23 – August 10, 2014  |  Main Gallery

The Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition brings Art 365 from Oklahoma City to Tulsa. Five local artists worked with curatorial giudance and financial support to create new, innovative artwork. Featured artists: Bryan Cook, Cathleen Faubert, Eyakem Gulilat, Alexandra Knox and Romy Owens.


B8695Tulsa in the 20’s: A Photographic Exhibit

June 2 – August 1, 2014 |  DIY Gallery
Archival images from the Tulsa City-County Library depicting Tulsa in the oil-boom days of the 1920’s.  Read more here

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March 14 – May 4, 2014  |  Creative Studios – First Floor Gallery
Liz Roth’s large, complex paintings emphasize the dizzying sense of depth of view from the rim of the Grand Canyon.  Roth’s paintings and sketchbooks will also be displayed.

March 14 – May 4, 2014 | First Floor Gallery
Jacqueline Iskander of Tulsa and Brooks Tower of Oklahoma City both rely on natural materials in their mosaic work.  Their strongly contrasting styles and techniques offer a glimpse into the versatility of contemporary fine art mosaic.

Unscripted Play

January 3 – March 9, 2014  |  First Floor Galleries

Dutch Artist Ieke Trinks and Tulsa artist Sarah McKemie collaborate on a process-based performance project and exhibition that encourages us to transform our daily routines.


"Ground Beetle" artist Bob SoberWorth Further Consideration

February 7 – March 23, 2014

Artist Bob Sober believes that the insect world contains the ingredients long appreciated in art and design, but it is so small and in constant motion that we humans live our lives with little to no realization of its beauty.



2012-2013 Exhibitions:

PrintConcept/OK: Art in Oklahoma

December 16, 2012 – February 16, 2013

The Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition celebrates the inaugural exhibition in the Hardesty Arts Center with 3 residencies, 8 focus artists, and 30 survey artists.

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February 22 – May 19, 2013
AHHA’s inaugural Artist-in-Residence exhibition showcases artist Eyakem Gulilat’s photographic interpretations of the history of the Greenwood District and examines the condition of race in Tulsa today.


sweet_spotSweet Spot

May 23 – July 5, 2013
Red Candy Bar and Other Design Tales – a glimpse into the creative process of the Hardesty Arts Center as told by Selser Schaefer Architects.

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July 12 – August 23, 2013
The Fiber Artists of Oklahoma invite you to participate in their annual juried fiber exhibition.  The 35th annual exhibit will be held in AHHA’s Main Galleries.

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September 6 – 27, 2013
The Arts & Humanities Council of Tulsa is pleased to announce a partnership with the Tulsa Artists’ Coalition for the 25th annual TAC Member Show in September 2013.

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October 4 – November 21, 2013

AHHA’s Fall 2013 Residency features an artistic voyage with Houston-based artists and the maiden voyage of The Cargo Space, an art-based living space inside a renovated cargo bus. Photo by David A. Brown for A+C Texas.