Arts Consortium

Taking the Stage at the Conservatory

French operas, American jazz, dance and a Russian choral symphony bring to a close the exciting, emotional and entertaining 2017–18 academic year at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance.

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Taking the Stage at the Conservatory

Taking the Stage at the Conservatory

French operas, American jazz, dance and a Russian choral symphony bring to a close the exciting, emotional and entertaining 2017–18 academic year at the UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance. UMKC Opera presents an intimate and captivating evening of French opera with a double bill featuring Francis Poulenc’s brooding La voix humaine (The Human Voice) […]

Beyond the Classroom: Enriching the Teaching Experience

Beyond the Classroom: Enriching the Teaching Experience

Over an hour into my lecture, and only 15 minutes until the end of class, I could see in the eyes of my students that their minds were beginning to wander. One of the challenges every instructor of art history must overcome is a dimly lit room where tantalizing art soon loses its allure from […]

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The Big Picture: A Transformative Gift from the Hall Family Foundation

The Big Picture: A Transformative Gift from the Hall Family Foundation

This is a special time for giving thanks. Through much of 2018, The Nelson-Atkins Museum will give a very public “THANK YOU” to the individuals and institutions that have made recent gifts to our collection. Two overlapping exhibitions will be on view: “The Big Picture,” highlighting the Hall Family Foundation’s role in the development of […]

KCAI Alumni, Faculty and Students Receive National Recognition

KCAI Alumni, Faculty and Students Receive National Recognition

Since the Kansas City Art Institute’s first art class in 1886, the college has continually celebrated the achievements of our talented students, faculty and alumni. Their success stories exemplify how artists, designers and scholars influence the world around us by experimenting with mediums, writing poetry that resonates and illustrating pictures that tell a different story. […]

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