Culture

Four Osages selected as 2020 AARP Indian Elder honorees

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

Photo caption: Four Osages were selected as 2020 AARP Oklahoma Indian Elder honorees, from left: Denise Keene, Nikki Revard Lorenzo, Jerry Shaw and Sue Slinkard ...

Congress votes down funding for new Pawhuska District buildings and permanent fund

Date: Nov. 30, 2020

Photo caption: The 7th Osage Nation Congress met virtually via GoToMeeting for the 3rd Special Session, called by Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear. Standing Bear ...

Prima Ballerina Maria Tallchief celebrated with a Google Doodle

Date: Nov. 24, 2020

Photo caption: In celebration of Native American Heritage Month, Google honored the late Maria Tallchief with a Google Doodle on Nov. 14. Courtesy Photo/Google ...

Tulsa Artist Fellowship provides sustainability for artists

Date: Nov. 20, 2020

Photo caption: Tulsa Artist Fellow Sarah Ahmad works in her studio. Courtesy Photo/Melissa Lukenbaugh

TULSA, Okla. - Tulsa Artist Fellowship, a place-based durational award that ...

Dance Maker Academy to present the Nutcracker Ballet on Dec. 12-13

Date: Nov. 18, 2020

Photo caption: Cortlynn Jech, Osage, has been cast as Clara in this year’s rendition of Dance Maker Academy’s Nutcracker Ballet. Courtesy Photo

Returning ...

Osage weaver shares story of retrieving stolen, pawned cultural items

Date: Nov. 2, 2020

Photo caption: Men’s streamers are made from Osage yarnwork, a specific skill that requires a handwoven technique. Men’s streamers can range in price ...

First Americans Museum scheduled to open September 2021 in OKC

Date: Oct. 26, 2020

Photo caption: The First Americans Museum officially opens Sept. 18, 2021, in Oklahoma City. Courtesy Photo/ KFOR News Break

OKLAHOMA CITY – The long-awaited American Indian ...

Artist Anita Fields calls for 150 participants in community-based Visual Arts Project

Date: Oct. 8, 2020

Photo caption: “In the Absence of Gathering” seeks to connect individuals through the arts despite being physically distanced. Courtesy Photos/Tulsa Arts Fellowship

TULSA, Okla ...

Repeal of Regional Gathering Fund fails during Tzi-Zho Session

Date: Oct. 2, 2020

Photo caption: John HorseChief (right) of the Wahzhazhe Cultural Center discusses the Osage men's dance clothing display at a Nov. 4, 2017, United Osages ...

Yatika Starr Fields Hosts Native Artists through Tulsa Artist Fellowship Arts Integration Award

Date: Sept. 24, 2020

Photo caption: Yatika Starr Fields, Osage, Cherokee and Creek, a painter, multi-year recipient of the Tulsa Artist Fellowship and 2020 Tulsa Artist Fellowship Arts Integration ...