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'Water Plaza' For Bartle
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Title'Water Plaza' For Bartle
AbstractThe City Council agreed to a $1 million city contract for new public art at the Bartle Hall ballroom expansion. A Japanese-American artist named Jun Kaneko was awarded the contract. His concept includes sculptural pots on a striped outdoor plaza. This is part of the city's One Percent for Art program. The winner, Mr. Kaneko who lives in Omaha, was selected from among 156 artists and seven finalists. The two council members who voted against this selection were Bill Skaggs and Bonnie Sue Cooper.
NotesThe Kansas City Star, April 6, 2007, B5:2, contains a captioned picture showing one of seven ceramic sculptures being installed at the Kansas City Convention Center grand ballroom.
DateAugust 4, 2006
SourceThe Kansas City Star
LocationVertical File: Bartle Hall
PageB4:2
Local SubjectBartle Hall
Kaneko, Jun
Artists
Public Art
Municipal Art Commission
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeNewspaper Article
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Item ID216254
CONTENTdm number29637
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