National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum to host unique winter art sale and exhibition
Small Works, Great Wonders® makes modern and traditional art accessible for all.
OKLAHOMA CITY – The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum will host Small Works, Great Wonders November 10, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. The sale is designed to serve established fine art collectors as well as those interested in acquiring their first pieces.
The event features a fusion of traditional and contemporary paintings and sculptures at affordable prices. During this distinctive sale and exhibition, purchasers may leave with art in hand at the end of the evening. Attendees are invited to enjoy an evening surrounded by the art of more than 100 diverse artists from across the nation, including several Prix de West® artists and works spanning the full spectrum of both Western and traditional American genres.
“This year’s Small Works, Great Wonders attendees can expect a fresh take on our annual show,” said the Museum’s Chief Financial Officer and Interim President and CEO Gary Moore. “From contemporary perspectives by emerging artists to traditional takes on various Western subject matter by some of the nation’s top painters and sculptors, there’s a feeling of energy in this year’s sale, providing something for everyone.”
The show is designed specifically to appeal to first-time art purchasers and includes varying price points. The event will include door prizes, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and live music. All unsold art will remain on display at the Museum and available for purchase through November 26, 2017. The Museum Store will host a free Holiday Open House from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Opening Night.
Tickets are $65 for Museum members and $75 for the general public. Reservations are suggested and can be made at nationalcowboymuseum.org/smallworks or by calling the Museum at (405) 478-2250 ext. 219.
About the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Nationally accredited by the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum is located only six miles northeast of downtown Oklahoma City in the Adventure District at the junction of Interstates 44 and 35, the state’s exciting Adventure Road corridor. The Museum offers annual memberships beginning at just $40. For more information, visit nationalcowboymuseum.org. For high-resolution images related to the National Cowboy Museum, visit nationalcowboymuseum.org/media-pics/.