A native of Guatemala, Lopez immigrated with his family to the Midwest as a child. After graduating from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2019, he remained in Kansas City to pursue his dream of a creative life. And folks are taking notice.
Gallery Glance: Contemporary Textile at Salina Art Center
“Contemporary Textile,” the inaugural exhibit from the Salina Art Center’s new curator, Jefferson Godard, continues the dialogue initiated by former curator Gretchen Boyum, who came up with the initial concept for the show.
The Delta variant means this is not the fall we’d hoped for, yet as this issue goes to press, KC arts organizations are on the rebound, with a well-stocked calendar of performances and exhibits to enjoy, albeit while wearing masks.