SWOSU Hosting Visiting Artist Exhibition


Southwestern Oklahoma State University’s Visiting Artist Program is hosting an exhibition by Corazon Watkins October 29 through November 15 in the SWOSU Art Building on the Weatherford campus.

Watkins is an oil and mixed media artist from Norman.  She works in a variety of media including mixed media, installation and clay but recently has started work in painting.

“Let’s Meet the Artist” sessions will be held November 5 and 6. On Monday, November 5, Watkins will talk from 11 a.m. to 12 noon and again from 1-2 p.m. in the Art Building Gallery. She will hold a demonstration and informational gallery talk on Monday evening from 5-7 p.m. On Tuesday, November 6, Watkins will talk from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. All sessions are come-and-go with free admission. The public is invited and encouraged to attend.

Watkins’ exhibition will be available for viewing Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. 

E.K. Jeong, assistant professor in the SWOSU Art Department, said the SWOSU Visiting Artist Program is sponsored by the Oklahoma Arts Council, Weatherford Arts Council and SWOSU.