This case study is part of a series investigating the variety of ways that Oklahoma communities invest municipal resources and funding in the arts. These stories illustrate how these investments, big or small, can have a positive impact on citizens, civic pride, tourism, and the general well-being of a place and its people.Read More
The Grammy-featured, family funk super duo Sugar Free Allstars educates and performs in communities across the state. Their work cultivates artistic discernment in students and economic vitality in central Oklahoma.Read More
The Fine Arts Institute offers educational enrichment in visual and performing arts to Edmond’s children and adults, believing that art is a necessary part of a well-rounded education.
In 1999, a National Endowment for the Arts-funded community needs assessments identified a gap in arts education in Edmond. The Fine Arts Institute stepped up to fill the gap.Read More