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1. 'Water Plaza' For Bartle 'Water Plaza' For Bartle August 4, 2006 The 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...

2. A Brand-New Glow A Brand-New Glow July 27, 2007 A new sculpture design, "Transformed Flower," has been approved by the Municipal Art Commission. The sculpture, by California artist Phillip Smith, willl be erected at the north end of the Richard & Annette...

3. Art Subjectivity Can Sculpt Misunderstanding Art Subjectivity Can Sculpt Misunderstanding July 11, 2006 In "The Watchdog" column is featured some of the large sculpture pieces on the grounds of Kansas City International Airport. These pieces known as "Three Figures/Fifteen Elements" by artist Joel Shapiro...

4. Arts World Mourns a Champion Arts World Mourns a Champion August 15, 2010 Richard Nadeau who died August 5, 2010, "is remembered as 'a crazy, eccentric, wonderful fighter' for real art." Article includes a picture of Nadeau and one of the many artworks given to the Spencer Museum...

5. How KC Gets Its Public Art How KC Gets Its Public Art April 22, 2005 This piece in the "As I See It" column tells about the Municipal Art Commission and the One Percent for Art program. The One Percent program started in 1986 and requires that 1 percent of the cost of the...

6. Kansas City/Airport Art Kansas City/Airport Art March 8, 2007 Captioned photograph of a new piece of art placed at Kansas City International Airport. Caption reads: "Workers Kriss Swartz (from left), Gary Crispin and Marcus Swartz readied an 18-by-34-foot sculpture...

7. Statues and Sky Stations Statues and Sky Stations August 7, 2005 Article profiles Kansas City, Missouri's "One Percent for Art" program, which sets aside 1 percent of "the engineer's estimate of the cost of constructing or remodeling any municipal building" for "aesthetic...