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Building bridges

The Oklahoma Arts Council, which supports arts and education through grants, developing programs and services for the arts, wants that economic boom to continue. “We’ve seen an explosion of the arts and cultural industry in Oklahoma,” says Kim Baker, executive director of the Oklahoma Arts Council. “In a 2009-10 economic impact study we had commissioned

Federal grants to benefit Oklahoma arts and cultural industry

Grants were awarded to East Central University in Ada for a Native American art and history program; Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition for its emerging artist program, Momentum; Tulsa Ballet to support its presentation of A Ballets Russes Evening; and, Tulsa Opera to support its presentation of Dead Man Walking. The recently announced Art Works grants