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We Believed in the Sun

Presented by Oklahoma Contemporary at Oklahoma Contemporary, Oklahoma City OK

May 06 2021
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Aug 09 2021
We Believed in the Sun

Honoring the significant legacies of the Civil Rights Movement in Oklahoma City, We Believed in the Sun pairs Ron Tarver, a nationally recognized artist born in Oklahoma, with Ebony Iman Dallas, an emerging Oklahoma artist.

The exhibition is organized in consultation with Advisory Council members from the Clara Luper Center for Civil Rights and the Oklahoma Historical Society. We Believed in the Sun will illuminate first-person accounts of the Civil Rights Movement in Oklahoma from the 1950s and 1960s that may be overlooked aspects of the larger history of Civil Rights and that resonate with present-day African-American communities in Oklahoma.

We Believed in the Sun explores both public and private perspectives

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ADMISSION INFO

Free timed tickets required.

Contact: 405-951-0000

Email: info@okcontemp.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • May 12, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 13, 2021 at 11:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 14, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 15, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 16, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • May 17, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Mon)
  • May 19, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 20, 2021 at 11:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 21, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 22, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 23, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • May 24, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Mon)
  • May 26, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Wed)
  • May 27, 2021 at 11:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • May 28, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • May 29, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • May 30, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • May 31, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 2, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 3, 2021 at 11:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 4, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 5, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 6, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jun 7, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Mon)
  • Jun 9, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Wed)
  • Jun 10, 2021 at 11:00 am - 09:00 pm (Thu)
  • Jun 11, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Fri)
  • Jun 12, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sat)
  • Jun 13, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Sun)
  • Jun 14, 2021 at 11:00 am - 06:00 pm (Mon)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Oklahoma Contemporary

11 NW 11th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73103

PARKING INFO

Parking will is available on site. We are accessible at the Art Park stop via the Streetcar.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

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    • Wheelchair Access

Volunteer Opportunities

Does this event have volunteer opportunities?: No

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