Kansas City Art Institute 2017 BFA Exhibition
April 7 - May 5| Free
The 2017 Annual BFA Exhibition, featuring new work from 89 Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI) graduating seniors, is April 8 through May 6 at H&R Block Artspace. On May 6, KCAI will award 130 bachelor of fine arts degrees in 13 major fields of study: animation, art history, ceramics, creative writing, fiber, filmmaking, graphic design, illustration, interactive arts, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture.
An opening reception will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, April 7 and a closing reception on Friday, May 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. In connection with the exhibition, curator Jennifer Baker will lead public gallery walks at noon on Fridays, April, 14, 21, and 28. Co-presented with the department of liberal arts, a public program on Friday, May 5 at noon will feature art history and creative writing students reading from Compendium 2017, an anthology of their writings.
Public hours are noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free.