Thursday, April 24, 2014
OSU-Tulsa to host Mayfest 2014 poster unveiling
Artist and Tulsa native Phill Cooper will unveil his original Tulsa International Mayfest poster on Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the OSU-Tulsa Helmerich Research Center.
Tulsa International Mayfest, now in its 42nd year, is set for May 15-18. OSU-Tulsa is a long-time community partner of the event. More than 350,000 people are expected to attend the free downtown art and music festival.
Cooper earned a degree from the University of Tulsa School of Art, where he studied graphic design and painting. He founded Cooper Designs, a graphic design and advertising agency, with his wife, Fonda. Cooper has received numerous awards for his design work, including a Silver Addy from the American Advertising Federation. In his spare time, Cooper enjoys oil painting and many of his works can be viewed on his website, phillcooperart.com.