LAST CHANCE: 40th Prix de West
Before the sunset.
“The Maestros – An Exploration of the Melodic Resonance between Line and Mass” by Greg Beecham, winner of the 40th Prix de West Major General and Mrs. Don D. Pittman Art Award.
Image courtesy of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum.
Ends Sunday, Aug. 4
The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd St., in Oklahoma City is about to close the book on another fantastic year of exceptional Western art. The 40th Prix de West exhibit, open since June, includes more than 300 Western fine art pieces by the top contemporary artists of the genre. Every piece is different in its reflection of Western landscape, culture and wildlife. From pieces that lean toward the historical side to contemporary twists to Western scenes, the exhibit has a variety of pieces to enjoy. Also, there are still pieces available for sale. Daily hours for the museum are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission ranges from $5.75-$12.50 with free entry children under three. To see an online catalog of Prix de West pieces still available for sale or to learn more, visit www.nationalcowboymuseum.org.