Here is my “runner up” photo I shot on a disposable camera for OKC 125. I can’t wait to see what image was selected for the opening reception! The OKC 125 photo exhibition celebrates the 125th anniversary of Oklahoma City’s settlement will open with a public reception 4-6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, in The Underground, a system of pedestrian tunnels and skyways in downtown. Curated by well-known OKC-based artist Romy Owens, OKC 125 is a public exhibition of 125 photos of downtown Oklahoma City by 125 local artists. Artists from... Read The Rest →
I am a featured artist at Dreamer Concepts in Norman, Oklahoma this month and into January. The opening reception is December 12th, 2nd Friday. The exhibition will be available for viewing until late January. In addition to being the 2nd Friday Artwalk, the gallery is hosting the first ever Dreamer Flea, an urban pop up market for artists, designers, fine craftsmen and local businesses. Here are the works I have available for sale at the gallery. For more info visit Dreamer Concepts online.
Backwards Forwards: Art by Christie Owen Opens at The Project Box Community Art Space in the Paseo Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, August 2014. Backwards Forwards, an exhibit of art by Oklahoma City-based artist Christie Owen, will open on Friday, September 5 from 6-10 pm at The Project Box, 3003 Paseo, Oklahoma City. The exhibit will run until Sept. 27. Backwards Forwards explores the interplay of past and future in our decision-making, reflecting on our desire to look backwards even thought we must live moving forward. Owen’s minimalist, organic work, which includes... Read The Rest →
INTERMIX: ART + DESIGN // SOLO EXHIBITION // APRIL 2014 Istvan Gallery Celebrates the 1st Solo Art Installation Artist: Christie Owen Opening Friday April 11, 2014 6 to 10 PM “Intermix” is collection of work exploring the bridge between art and design. The installation evokes a sense of balance and elation by showing a complimentary array of different mediums in one exhibit. Artist Christie Owen allows the multitude of mediums she works with; paint, steel, copper and wood to guide her craft. “My paintings are created without intention and involve... Read The Rest →
The next two months will be intense. I have a lot on my plate… but I am working hard and hopefully smart to accomplish my artistic goals. I have been painting in the front portion of the studio because the back (where the metal/wood shop is located) is without heat. It is good anyway to take a break from sculpture and enjoy painting without restraint. What’s coming up? FEB 13th 7 pm // Oklahoma Sculptors Society – Giving a 1 hr lecture about my art & design MARCH 7 6:30... Read The Rest →
We are currently seeking the best local Oklahoma artists in every visual arts medium to participate in the Winter 2014 Wings of Art event. This is a great opportunity to sell your work and help the kids at Special Care. No entry fee. Donate any percentage of your art work sales for a great cause. No conceptual theme. Show what you do best. Old or new work is acceptable. Open to men and women artists age 25+ Send a proposal to: email@example.com SUBJECT: WINGSOFART Deadline to submit your proposal by... Read The Rest →
It was nice to take a break from sculpture this summer to create some commission paintings for a home in Oak Tree. I customized these works to compliment the home by using subtle color and peaceful imagery. Here are 3 of the works completed. The clients have ordered a 4th piece that I will start in August.
My next show with FRINGE. I designed the postcards and decided to use absinthe inspired art. I will also be showing 6 new 6″ x 6″ wall sculptures and some pieces from my Nodo series. The images below are just a preview of some of the work… There has to be some element of surprise for the show. I will post more images of the show and my work after the opening reception. ARTIST STATEMENTS: Dream States 6″ x 6″ Mixed Media Wall Sculptures As we go along for the... Read The Rest →
I have over 20 of my original paintings on display at Vitality Medical Center this summer. Vitality is a brand new medical and cosmetic center in OKC. I recently enjoyed a derma-facial there and highly recommend a visit. Please come to Vitality’s Evening Reception Aug 8th 4 to 8 pm to see my work and check out what Vitality has to offer. MAP
I designed these show graphics for Locus using the 3 rings to represent all geographic locations and cultures. In an effort create a simplified icon of unity I chose neon variations of the 3 primary colors. The primary colors relevance is attributed to the principle that all colors can be created from red, blue and yellow. Just as all cultures in society evolve from the same human roots and blend together to create more diverse civilizations. I am showing an installation from the Nodo series at this show. Istvan Gallery... Read The Rest →