Editor’s Weekend Calendar Picks, February 15 – 18

Time once again for weekend calendar picks from KC Studio editor Alice Thorson! The 2018 Folk Alliance International, which started yesterday, continues through Sunday, February 18th, with the Kansas City Folk Festival going on all day. Opening tonight and running through March 4th, the Kansas City Black Repertory Theatre presents The Colored Museum, with sketches […]

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“Extraordinary” and “Monumental” Painting to be Centerpiece of Debut Exhibition in National WWI Museum and Memorial’s New Wylie Gallery

Reaching a British dressing station southwest of the French city of Arras in the summer of 1918, famed American artist John Singer Sargent found his subject for an overdue painting. Sargent had been commissioned by the British Government to “contribute the central painting for a Hall of Remembrance for the World War.” He had procrastinated […]

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