Special Events

OVAC Annual Meeting

Beginning in 2015, the Annual Members’ Meeting will be held in July (changing from annually in June). During the meeting, members hear updates about OVAC and elect new board members.

The 2016 Annual Meeting was held Saturday, July 23 at the Hardesty Arts Center (Tulsa).
Please revisit this page in the spring of 2017 for updates on the 2017 meeting, which will be held in Oklahoma City.

12×12 Art Fundraiser

The 12×12 Art Fundraiser raises funds for all of OVAC’s programs, making Oklahoma a place where visual artists thrive and contribute fully to their communities.

12×12 Art Fundraiser
September 23, 2016
Science Museum of Oklahoma, 2020 Remington Pl., OKC
Patron Preview: 6 pm, Opens to public: 7 pm, Bids close: 9:30 pm

Featuring 175 artists in painting, sculpture, photography, jewelry, ceramics, and more.
Live, low-key music throughout the night from local acts.
A taste of the town with hors d’oeuvres from 26 OKC restaurants. Cash bar.

Committee Co-Chairs: Benny Jacobs and Stephen Kovash
Honorary Chairs: Ken Fergeson

For more information, to buy tickets, or to become a sponsor, visit the 12×12 webpage.

Please also visit our calendar for full event schedule.

Information on the 2017 12×12 Art Fundraiser will be available in the spring of 2017.

Refreshing the Palette

Held annually in early November at The Metro Wine Bar & Bistro (OKC), Refreshing the Palette is a unique wine tasting and art auction event.

Attendees will sample wines from various vendors and have the opportunity to bid on artwork of reimagined wine bottle labels from local artists. Tickets and more information will be available soon!

Please check back in late summer of 2017 for further details on the next event.