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Deconstructing Robert Mangold

June 17, 2016 - June 11, 2017
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States

Deconstructing Robert Mangold brings together an extraordinary range of conceptual, formal, and social connections between American Minimalist Robert Mangold (1937–) and other artists from the Kemper Museum’s Permanent Collection. Seven of Mangold’s original woodcuts, Untitled A through G (2000) and Curved Plane Figure III (1995), are presented in dialogue with works by his contemporaries: Immovable

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Treasures of the Kings: 18th Century French Interiors in Miniature

July 30, 2016 - July 30, 2020
The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures, 5235 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64112 United States

T/m is honored to premiere three new fine-scale miniature room settings on long-term loan from Ede & Ravenscroft, the oldest tailor in London and the exclusive provider of robes for the British Royal Family. Treasures of the Kings highlights Louis XV and Louis XVI royal furniture arranged in two room settings from the Palace of

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Free

Emperors, Scholars, and Temples: Tastemakers of China’s Ming and Qing Dynasties

August 12, 2016 - July 9, 2017
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States

During the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties, the arts of China reached full maturity. Painting, calligraphy, porcelain and textiles flourished, and new styles and techniques emerged. The imperial court, scholars and temples supported this profusion of creativity, each establishing distinctive, yet overlapping artistic styles. Emperors held court in the Forbidden City in Beijing in

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José Lerma: La Venida Cansa Sin Ti

August 19, 2016 - June 26, 2017
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Boulevard
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States

José Lerma, Spanish-born, Chicago-based artist, presents a commissioned site-responsive project for a prominent location in the Kemper Museum Atrium. Upon visiting the Kemper Museum and Kansas City, the artist found inspiration within the art upon the walls of the Museum and the architecture within the surrounding community. Frederick James Brown’s commissioned project for the Kemper

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Posters as Munitions, 1917

February 21, 2017 - February 18, 2018
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Soon after the outset of World War I, the poster, previously the successful medium of commercial advertising, was recognized as a means of spreading national propaganda with unlimited possibilities. Its value as an educational or stimulating influence was more and more appreciated. The poster could impress an idea quickly, vividly, and lastingly. Historian Pearl James

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UVC GALLERY PRESENTS gaia: a tribute

March 2 - May 31
UVC Gallery, 1901 NW Blue Parkway
Unity Village, MO 64065 United States

"Gaia: A Tribute" - designed to coincide with Earth Day, this exhibit celebrates the beauty of our planet and creates a space to meditate or pause in consideration of how much we rely on the Earth and its ecosystems. April 22, 1970 was the first Earth Day which was founded by Gaylord Nelson, a US Senator, with

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Free

Connecting the Dots: The Science of CSI

March 16 - September 1
Linda Hall Library of Science, Engineering & Technology, 5109 Cherry Street
Kansas City, MO 64110 USA

High-profile murder cases and popular television programs such as CSI, Bones, and Forensics Files have brought the laboratory work of forensic scientists into mainstream popular culture. Visitors to Connecting the Dots will explore the history of several disciplines within forensic science: fingerprints, chemistry, biology, firearms, photography, and trace evidence. Visitors will also discover two important courts cases, Frye v. United States

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Vive l’Amérique: French Children Welcome Their American Ally

March 21 - October 15
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

When the Great War started in the summer of 1914, a school teacher in the Montmartre district of Paris asked his students, boys ages 8-13, to write essays and express in drawings how the war would affect their daily lives. The children produced hundreds of drawings and essays reflecting on the changing nature of the

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Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: The Doughboys 1917-1918

March 31 - August 20
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

World War I was the first “modern” war. Industry enabled weapons and explosives to be manufactured in vast quantities that brought death and destruction on a scale never previously experienced by mankind and which affected all combatants. On Sept. 18, 1918, American Sergeant Charles S. Stevenson wrote: “This is the seventh day of the St.

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the vortex trinity

April 7 - May 27
Todd Weiner Gallery, Bauer Building 115 West 18th Suite 101
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Revolutions! 1917

April 7, 2017 - April 8, 2018
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Revolutions! 1917 showcases the incredible events that occurred worldwide from America’s official entry into the war and Russia’s upheavals from an Imperial state to popular rule. The battles on the Western Front and in other theaters and troubles on the home fronts also led to societal changes, mutinies and revolts. While the common conception of

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Free

Myles Dunigan: Everything Always-Already Ends

April 21 - June 3
Kiosk Gallery, 916 E 5th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106 United States

On 3rd Friday in April, Kiosk Gallery presents "Everything Always-Already Ends", an M.F.A. thesis exhibition by Myles Dunigan. From the artist's statement: "In a world where our reality is increasingly dictated by technological mediation, our experience of the land around us is more dependent than ever before on images. Rather than bringing us closer to

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What Would Crazy Horse Do?

April 28 - May 28
Kansas City Repertory Theatre-Copaken Stage, 1 H&R Block Way
Kansas City, MO 64105 USA

KCRep proudly presents the world premiere of a new play by preeminent Native American writer Larissa FastHorse.  Twin siblings, the last members of their tribe, have just lost their grandfather when the KKK comes knocking with hopes of forming an alliance.  A chilling look at the notion of racial purity, this story reveals the challenges

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Man in Love

April 29 - May 28
Kansas City Repertory Theatre-Copaken Stage, 1 H&R Block Way
Kansas City, MO 64105 USA

In a segregated Depression-era city, rent parties rage above, while men hungry for work and love roam the streets. A string of murders occurs but no one suspects the killer is the quiet, charming librarian, Paul Pare Jr. Reactions vary across the city, and as we watch the word spread from person to person, we

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Free

“The Dogs I’ve Dated” – Laura L. Davis & “Il Etait une Petite Pie” – Original Drawings by Joan Miro

May 5 - May 27
Cerbera Gallery, 2011 Baltimore Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Opening on May 5th at 2011 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO will be two new exhibitions: In the front of the gallery “The Dogs I’ve Dated“ will feature works by Kansas City artist Laura L. Davis. This collection comes out of a two year journey of joining the online dating world after a 25 year

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Free

Chillida: Rhythm-Time-Silence

May 5 - December 3
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak Street
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States

Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park and Theis Park Admission is free. This exhibition will present seven large-scale sculptures by internationally esteemed Spanish sculptor, Eduardo Chillida (1924-2002). For the first time, Kansas City visitors will see work by this innovative, sometimes witty, but always powerful artist. In another first, this exhibition will activate Theis Park just

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Free

Park University Fine Arts Seniors Art Exhibit

May 5 - May 31
Campanella Gallery-Park University, 8700 Northwest River Park Drive
Parkville, MO 64152 USA

A pair of Park University fine art students will showcase their work as part of their senior thesis exhibit, Friday, May 5 through Wednesday, May 31, in the Campanella Gallery on the University’s Parkville Campus. Marie Brink, senior fine art major from Columbia, Mo., and Kendall Tompkins, senior fine art major from Shawnee, Kan., will

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Unfamiliar Faces

May 5 - May 27
Todd Weiner Gallery, Bauer Building 115 West 18th Suite 101
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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“The Dogs I’ve Dated” & “Il Etait une Petite Pie”

May 5 - May 27
Cerbera Gallery, 2011 Baltimore Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

In the front of the gallery “The Dogs I’ve Dated“ will feature works by Kansas City artistLaura L. Davis. This collection comes out of a two year journey of joining the online dating world after a 25 year marriage. Many lessons have been learned, hearts have been broken, but Davis tried to find a funny,

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ARTicipation Pop-Up Studio 2017!

May 7 - June 30

Come experience an open-studio, Art-making environment For audiences of all ages and abilities Featuring exploration art stations and Art created by Village Shalom residents.

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Narrative Atlas

May 12 - June 16
Studios Inc, 1708 Campbell Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 USA

Since my father died last summer, very old and much diminished, I’ve been thinking a lot about memories and story-telling, and how personal histories are passed from one generation to the next. As a first generation Jew I struggle with what is really important to hold on to and how to accommodate story dilution and

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Paper Rivers

May 19 - June 17
GILLIS GALLERY, 1029 East 5th Street
Kansas City, MO United States

“Paper Rivers” features recent work by Lynn Benson, at Gillis Gallery, a new venue in the historic Columbus Park neighborhood of Kansas City, near the Missouri River. It was in the November/December issue of 2015 that KC Studio had an article featuring Lynn Benson’s exhibition "WATERPLACES: 100 works on paper," then on display at the

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Free

Miki Baird – remnants and residue

May 19 - June 24
Haw Contemporary, 1600 Liberty St.
Kansas City, MO 64102 United States

Haw Contemporary is pleased to host remnants and residue, Miki Baird’s second solo exhibition with the gallery.   remnants and residue has grown from a body of work that began five plus years ago when I started collecting unsolicited mail from a single source. Within my practice of art making my work is based on

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ASSASSINS

May 24 - June 11
Just Off Broadway Theatre, 3051 Central Penn Valley Park
Kansas City, MO 64141 United States

directed by Michael Grayman and Andrew Parkhurst music direction by Gary Green Widely considered the most controversial musical ever written, ASSASSINS premiered off-Broadway in 1990 at Playwrights Horizons, and won the 2004 Tony Award for Best Revival of a Musical. A unique vision of America told through its villains instead of its heroes, ASSASSINS imagines

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Kansas City Jazz & Heritage Festival

May 26 - May 28
Historic 18th & Vine Jazz District, 18th and Vine
Kansas City, MO United States

Lalah Hathaway will open the Kansas City Jazz and Heritage Festival on May 26th on the Paseo Boulevard Main Stage. The Paseo will be closed from Truman Road to 19th Street for the weekend. Grammy award winners John Scofield and Brandy; MacArthur Fellowship “Genius Grant” awardee Regina Carter; and the hot new sensation, The Hot

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Memorial Day Weekend 2017

May 26 - May 29
National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, 100 West 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Find Your Connection to World War I, May 26-29 As the commemoration of the Centennial of World War I (2014-19) continues, the National World War I Museum and Memorial serves as a fitting place to honor and recognize the men and women who sacrificed their lives while serving their country during Memorial Day weekend. Admission

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Ongoing

Time Wired

May 4 @ 10:00 am - July 24 @ 5:00 pm
MLB Designs & Boutique, 2020 Baltimore Ave, Suite 105
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States

Time McClendon, a resident of Sherman Oaks, California is a sculptor and jewelry designer.  McClendon has perfected his passion for bold shapes and movement in his Time McClendon Collection.  The consummate visionary, Time has created this masterful collection by wrapping and weaving a polished tarnish resistant silver wire; topped with Swarovski Elements.  Time uses wire

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NARRATIVE ATLAS

May 12 @ 6:00 pm - June 16 @ 4:00 pm
Studios Inc, 1708 Campbell Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 USA

The Studios Inc Exhibition Space is pleased to present NARRATIVE ATLAS, an exhibition featuring resident artist Gerry Trilling, on view from 05.12.17 to 06.16.17 with an opening reception Friday, 05.12.17 from 6:00 - 9:00 PM. NARRATIVE ATLAS is an exhibition of constructed paintings, text and small drawings. “Narratives are built into maps; where and how

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10:00 am
Free

Hallmark Visitors Center Unveils Newest Exhibit: “The Art of the Poster”

May 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until June 17, 2017

Hallmark Visitors Center, 2501 McGee
Kansas City, 64141

Hallmark Visitors Center’s newest exhibit, “The Art of the Poster,” chronicles 125 years of poster design, a modern art form made possible by the advancement of color lithography techniques in the 19th century. Featuring works from the Hallmark Art Collection, including renowned artists Toulouse-Lautrec to Shepard Faireythe pieces can be viewed by the public for free

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6:00 pm
Free

The Drugstore Spring Open Studios

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Drugstore, 3948 Main St
Kansas City, MO 64111 United States

On May 26th 2017, The Drugstore opens its doors in the historic Katz building for our biannual Open Studios. A communal and collaborative studio space, The Drugstore currently hosts 25 resident artists whose work spans across all mediums. We warmly encourage the public to see new and in-progress works and building developments that have been

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7:30 pm

The Realistic Joneses

May 26 @ 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until June 10, 2017

An event every week that begins at 7:30pm on Sunday, repeating until June 11, 2017

H & R Block-City Stage, 30 W. Pershing Road
Kansas City, MO 64108 USA

by Will Eno Directed by John Rensenhouse Featuring Brian Paulette Jan Rogge Winner of two Drama Desk Special Awards. Arguably the best work yet from one of America’s wisest, most clever new playwrights of the past decade. In The Realistic Joneses, Will Eno connects two suburban couples who have so much more in common than

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$25 - $28

BLOWIN’ IN THE WIND

May 26 @ 7:30 pm
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May 18 - June 25, 2017
Chestnut Fine Arts Center, 234 North Chestnut Street
Olathe, KS 66061 USA

Co-Directed by Jeff Martin & Brad Zimmerman Folk music is the story of America.  The songs are about life’s struggles, with a strong message of hope. Blowin’ In The Wind  is full of lush harmonies, with voices that blend and intertwine, weaving a soothing cloth of folk music that will warm your heart. You’ll sing along, tap your

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8:00 pm
10$

Pastiche

May 26 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Buffalo Room, 817 Westport Road
Kansas City, MO 64111 USA

One playwright begins a script. They write ten minutes of a play, then hand it off to another. Like keeping a top spinning, each successive writer will send the script to another writer, then another, then another. The result will be a single play, written with one voice, more or less. This is Pastiche, the latest

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