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October 18-20, 2019
Opening weekend is October 18–20, 2019. Art will be on display until the end of the year.
Woolaroc Museum and Wildlife Preserve is proud to announce its upcoming art exhibition, The Woolaroc Retrospective Exhibit and Sale, opening October 18, 2019, and continuing through December 29, 2019. According to Show Director Dean Zervas and Museum Director Shiloh Thurman, the show is a result of the great success that Woolaroc enjoyed with its first national show in 2013, Lewis & Clark Corps of Discovery. That show was followed by The Best of the Best Contemporary Wildlife Art Retrospective Exhibit and Sale in 2015, which featured seven wildlife artists; and The Best of the Best Retrospective Exhibit and Sale in 2017, which featured eight contemporary painters and sculptors.
This year’s show will feature Tony Angell, Clyde Aspevig, Logan Maxwell Hagege, Quang Ho, Tony Hochstetler, Jeremy Lipking, Thomas Quinn, and Skip Whitcomb, all of whom are nationally recognized for their work. A cocktail reception will be held in the museum on Saturday, October 19, and the artists' work will be for sale during the reception by silent bid. In addition, two artist presentations will be held in the Events Center at Woolaroc earlier in the day.
For sponsors of the show, an elegant artist and sponsor appreciation dinner will be held on Friday evening, October 18, on the Woolaroc Ranch grounds, along with a brunch to be held on Sunday, October 20, at a private residence.
For more sponsor information or general information about the show, please call 918-336-0307, ext. 10. A special rate for guests and sponsors attending the opening weekend events, October 18–20, is available at the following hotels (mention The Woolaroc when making your reservation):
Weekend Schedule of Events
Friday, October 18
Artist and Sponsor Dinner, 6:00 pm
Cocktails in the Museum and preview of The Woolaroc exhibit. An elegant dinner will follow on the grounds of Woolaroc exclusively for artists, sponsors, special guests, Committee members, and Frank Phillips Foundation Trustees.
Saturday, October 19
Lecture Presentations, 10:30 am & 2 pm
Lunch at the Lodge, 11:30 am—1:30 pm
Retrospective Exhibit & Sale, 6 pm
Sunday, October 20
Sunday Brunch, 10:00 am
Sponsors, patrons, artists, and special guests will be treated to a wonderful Sunday brunch in a lovely private home.