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Oklahoma artist Skip Hill to be featured tonight on OETA's 'Gallery America'

Artist Skip Hill creates a mural on the Main Street side of the future Habitat for Humanity Store on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Norman, Okla. [The Oklahoman Archives]
Artist Skip Hill creates a mural on the Main Street side of the future Habitat for Humanity Store on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Norman, Okla. [The Oklahoman Archives]

Oklahoma artist Skip Hill will be featured on the new episode of the OETA series "Gallery America," premiere at 7 tonight. 

Since February is Black History Month, the episode will spotlight African-American artists and the vibrant and passionate artistic contributions of the black community. 

Along with Hill, tonight's episode will feature Amy Sherald, the Baltimore-based painter of Michelle Obama's official portrait; Jim McDowell, a North Carolina artist; and a walk down memory lane at the Cotton Club in Colorado Springs.

For more about "Gallery America," go to www.facebook.com/GalleryOETA

For more information about OETA education curriculum and programs, local productions, digital television, community resources and show schedules, go to OETA.tv and www.facebook.com/OETAOK

-BAM 


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Artist Skip Hill creates a mural on the Main Street side of the future Habitat for Humanity Store on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Norman, Okla. [The Oklahoman Archives]

Artist Skip Hill creates a mural on the Main Street side of the future Habitat for Humanity Store on Friday, July 3, 2015 in Norman, Okla. [The Oklahoman Archives]

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Brandy McDonnell

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