Monthly Archives: March 2014

Americans for the Arts logo March 24

It’s National Arts Advocacy Day in Washington D.C.

From Americans for the Arts Hosted by Americans for the Arts and cosponsored by 85+ national arts organizations, National Arts Advocacy Day is the largest gathering of its kind, bringing together a broad cross section of America’s cultural and civic organizations. Grassroots advocates from across the country come to Washington DC to meet with their […]

March 21

Sign Up for Arts Day at the Capitol 2014

Attention: Organizations and schools that receive public funding for the arts from the Oklahoma Arts Council. Please click here to sign up for Arts Day at the Oklahoma Capitol! More Details Oklahomans for the Arts announces the 3rd Annual Arts Day at the Oklahoma Capitol, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., May 7. This is an […]

Video: National Arts Advocacy Day!

March 24th and March 25th, Art Advocates from across America take the fight to Washington to support the National Endowment for the Arts. Join us on Capitol Hill to let your Congressperson know what is at stake!

March 14

Victory over HB3028: Arts Advocates Defeat Consolidation Attempt

Today, arts advocates statewide are celebrating the defeat of HB3028. It would have consolidated the Oklahoma Arts Council with the Oklahoma Department of Tourism and resulted in an immediate loss of at least $1.5 million. Quite possibly it would have been more. While this victory is very sweet, we cannot become complacent. Consolidation with other […]