New Arts Camp 2020

New Arts Camp is a five-session camp where students are able to participate in a specific genre of contemporary art during each session.  Students will participate in disciplines ranging from performing arts and digital creation to site-specific art and storytelling.  All camp sessions will culminate in a collaborative exhibition for the First Friday Art Crawl in August. 

New Arts Camp will host 8 Campers in person at the gallery and 22 through virtual camp!

CAMP COST: $90 a session for In-Person Camp; $40 a session for Virtual Camp

APPLICATIONS ARE NOW LIVE (CLICK HERE to be directed to the application)

Session 1: Poetry Camp – Please note that this camp has been canceled due to the delay in reopening the gallery.  

Session 2: Site Specific Works with Scott Taylor (June 23-26)
Students will join Scott Taylor as he creates another mural in downtown Tulsa – although this time he will be guiding them through the practices required to create a piece on such a large scale. Students will engage with a public place in the Tulsa Arts District and create a collaborative mural that will endure beyond camp. Students will learn the importance of contemporary art forms as well as understanding the importance of community engagement with the arts.
MAX CAP: 8 STUDENTS IN GALLERY
Age Range: 13 – 18

Session 3: New Music Camp with Jeremy Stevens (July 7-10)
Students will work with local musicians to gain a better understanding of how music influences their daily lives. They will be exposed to numerous genres of music as well as gaining an understanding of the work that goes into being a musician.
MAX CAP: 8 STUDENTS IN GALLERY, 22 STUDENTS VIRTUALLY
Age Range: 12 – 18

Session 4: Littles Camp with Lauren “Rainbow” Lunsford (July 21-24)
“Gettin Galactic” – We will explore and talk about our solar system, planets, stars and nebulas. Then we will Create a large (mural size) backdrop Galaxy on Canvas as a collaborated piece as we listen to a galactic soundtrack. Each student will design either a Neon UFO or NASA Style Craft on an 8×10 canvas that will fly in the galaxy. All the planets will be painted on circle lanterns and glow in the dark moons and stars to accentuate. Students will be given a black paint shirt to work on the set and the last day we will splatter paint, stencil and galactic it up!
MAX CAP: 8 STUDENTS IN GALLERY, 22 STUDENTS VIRTUALLY
Age Range: 5 – 7

Session 5: Visual Arts Camp (August 4-7)
Students will learn about various genres of visual art. Students will work with various contemporary artists to learn about the numerous disciplines of visual art and how they interact within the discipline.
MAX CAP: 8 STUDENTS IN GALLERY, 22 STUDENTS VIRTUALLY
Age Range: 12 – 18

Please Note: Each Camp Session is held on Tuesday-Friday from 12:30-4:30 PM

Please contact Jessica Dewey at education@livingarts.org with any questions!