Oklahoma Hall of Fame shows off work by acclaimed local artist.
Opens Thursday, Sept. 10 –
An opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. will kick off Oklahoma Hall of Fame’s latest exhibition that welcomes the works of Oklahoman Bert Seabourn into its gallery. Bert Seabourn: American Expressionist will display works by the internationally known artist, who may be best known for his paintings of American Indian culture. A printmaker, sculptor and painter, Seabourn spent 23 years of his life as the graphic designer for an Oklahoma energy company before becoming a full-time artist. Through his career, he has received many awards for his work, including a Governor’s Arts Award, an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Humane Letters from Oklahoma City University, Oklahoma’s Living Treasure Award and a Paseo Arts Association Lifetime Achievement Award. On Thursday, Oct. 8, from 6 to 7 p.m., Bert Seabourn will give a lecture and demonstration at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame. The exhibit runs through Jan. 9. For more information, visit www.oklahomahof.com.