108 Contemporary Gallery http://publicradiotulsa.org en Works by Mixed-Media Artist Naomi Wanjiku Gakunga Now on View at 108 Contemporary in Downtown Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/works-mixed-media-artist-naomi-wanjiku-gakunga-now-view-108-contemporary-downtown-tulsa <p>On this edition of ST, we offer an interesting discussion with the mixed-media artist Naomi Wanjiku Gakunga, who studied art at the University of Nairobi in Kenya and then at UCLA and now lives and works in San Antonio, Texas. As is noted of this artist at <a href="http://www.naomiwanjiku.com/">her personal website</a>: "[Gakunga's] works are predominantly wall-hanging sculptures created from tin cans, steel wire, and oxidized sheet metal forms. Thu, 29 May 2014 18:05:20 +0000 Rich Fisher 60493 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Works by Mixed-Media Artist Naomi Wanjiku Gakunga Now on View at 108 Contemporary in Downtown Tulsa Now at 108 Contemporary in Downtown Tulsa: Artist Heather Clark Hilliard http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/now-108-contemporary-downtown-tulsa-artist-heather-clark-hilliard <p>On this edition of our show, we offer an engaging, wide-ranging conversation with Heather Clark Hilliard, a fiber artist based in Norman, Oklahoma. Hilliard is also the inaugural artist-in-residence at 108 Contemporary gallery (located at 108 East Brady in Tulsa, and formerly known as the Brady Craft Alliance). She tells us about her solo show, "Finding the Fire: Concepts in Fiber," which will be on view at 108 through July 20th, with an Artist Talk scheduled to occur at the gallery on the 19th at 6pm. Wed, 10 Jul 2013 20:38:43 +0000 Rich Fisher 42509 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Now at 108 Contemporary in Downtown Tulsa: Artist Heather Clark Hilliard