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The Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk, April 25th and 26th

The Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk, April 25th and 26th

Who does the the Chalk Walk benefit? The Northeast KC Chalk Walk benefits Kansas City by reviving a much revered and accessible public art form and festival that in turn benefits youth most in need of arts and culture programs as an alternative to high risk behaviors. Chalk Walk benefits the Historic Northeast Neighborhoods by […]

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Anyone interested in art history can try Art Sofa

Art Sofa: Get comfortable with art history Many people look with interest at the world of art history but never feel comfortable taking the first step. The Art Sofa: Getting Comfy Seminar, offered by KCAI’s Continuing and Professional Studies, will introduce you to the historical context in which art was made. Two seminars will be […]

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Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk, April 25th and 26th

Why is there a Chalk Walk? The Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk Festival celebrates creativity while building community. Chalk Walk spotlights the best of what the culturally diverse Historic Northeast Neighborhoods have to offer by bringing Kansas City citizens together at Concourse Park. The Chalk Walk Festival is a collaboration of neighbors, local business, schools, […]

Gabriella Polony Mountain: A Life in Art

Gabriella Polony Mountain: A Life in Art

  Exhibit Lauds Works of Prolific Artist The ranch home in a quiet, south Kansas City neighborhood is low-slung and shaded, quintessentially suburban. Until you reach the entrance. The large double doors are striking, jacketed in copper with graceful, hammered-out, repoussé images of abstract nudes. Quite literally, they are works of art – and a […]

Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk, April 25th and 26th

Northeast Arts KC Chalk Walk, April 25th and 26th

Northeast Arts KC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization located in Kansas City’s Historic Northeast neighborhood. Board members are residents of the Northeast who are dedicated to serving our neighborhood by organizing cultural events that focus the creativity of our community and enrich the lives of the people living in it. Northeast Arts KC depends on […]

Art 101 – Claude Monet’s ‘Water Lilies’

Art 101 – Claude Monet’s ‘Water Lilies’

Claude Monet’s iconic Water Lilies series never fails to impress. The large and panoramic paintings engulf the viewer with color and movement. One might be tempted to come close to the Water Lilies (in the collection of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art) as one would with other paintings, but one quickly realizes that the dynamic […]

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First Friday Events

Looking for something to do tonight? It’s First Friday, and we’ve compiled a few highlights from our calendar to check out while you’re out in the Crossroads/downtown area. Hello Art First Friday Reception Join Hello Art for their March First Friday Reception at Living Room Theatre, then hop on the trolley and visit the Belger […]

Allan Winkler at Keys 4/4 Kids

Allan Winkler at Keys 4/4 Kids

Lifelong artist Allan Winkler is comfortable working in a variety of media – ceramics, painting, filmmaking, metal and paper cutouts, and finding new purpose for 
found objects and recovered materials. 
He moves seamlessly between media, 
but his presence is always recognizable. Today Allan is using brushes and acrylic paint, and his canvas is a piano. […]

Kansas City’s Art Ambassadors

Kansas City’s Art Ambassadors

Artist Educators Unite with Chinese and Italian Artists Elbert Hubbard famously said, “Art is not a thing, it is a way.” Artists and educators Jessie Fisher and Scott Seebart live a life dedicated to figurative and representational painting. Of her friends and collaborators Misty Gamble says, “There’s a romanticism to the way they work.” Upon […]

Four Voices in Arts Education

Four Voices in Arts Education

Always actively pushing themselves in their individual practices, dedicated to young minds, and committed to community-enhancing progressive dialogue, these four Artist Educators lead by example, shaping Kansas City’s artistic heritage. JILL DOWNEN – VISUAL Jill Downen, assistant professor of sculpture at the Kansas City Art Institute, is an artist deeply interested in space. There is […]

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