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“XO -The West” Curated Show Gallery Opening

March 7 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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The Edmond Fine Arts Institute is thrilled to announce its upcoming gallery show titled “XO – The West,” opening on Thursday, March 7th, from 5pm to 7pm.

The exhibition will showcase a thoughtfully curated selection of artwork by eight talented Oklahoma artists: Clayton Beavers, Chris Cargill, Greg Erway, Jack Fowler, Tim Long, Natalie Miller, Tanner Muse, and Savannah Whitehead.

“XO – The West” promises to captivate art enthusiasts with its unique focus on Western contemporary and pop Western artwork, exploring the timeless allure of the American West. Each artist brings their distinctive perspective and style to the theme, offering viewers a diverse and thought-provoking experience.

The curatorial statement for the exhibition succinctly captures its essence: “Eight artists that create in the great state of Oklahoma.” This statement underscores the regional pride and artistic richness found within Oklahoma’s creative community. “XO – The West” invites attendees to immerse themselves in the spirit of the West through a vibrant array of mediums and styles.

Whether it’s the rugged beauty of the landscape or the enduring mystique of Western iconography, each artwork tells a compelling story of the West’s enduring legacy.

“I am excited to have had the opportunity to work with and curate pieces created by these exceptional Oklahoma artists,” said Savannah Whitehead, curator of the show and Program Director at the Edmond Fine Arts Institute. ” ‘XO -The West’ is a celebration of an age-old theme with the contemporary twist that these eight artists create their artwork in.”

The gallery opening for “XO – The West” will take place on Thursday, March 7th, from 5pm to 7pm at the Edmond Fine Arts Institute located at 27 E. Edwards St, Edmond, OK. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet the artists, engage with their work, and enjoy light refreshments.

Admission to the gallery show is free, and all are welcome to attend. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to experience the magic of the American West through the eyes of these great Oklahoma artists.

About Edmond Fine Arts Gallery:

The Edmond Fine Arts Institute Gallery is open daily for public viewing Monday – Thursday or by appointment. Monthly gallery exhibits are a program of the Edmond Fine Arts Institute, with support from presenting sponsor, BancFirst. FAI is Edmond’s nonprofit community arts organization providing year-round visual and performing art classes for children and adults. For more information, visit www.edmondfinearts.com or call 405-340-4481.


March 7
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Fine Arts Institute – 27 E. Edwards St Edmond OK 73034
2 E Edwards St
Edmond, OK United States
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