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1. A Grand Statement A Grand Statement September 1, 2011 Article describes sculptor John Salvest's two projects--one a "massive wall of cargo containers" that spell out IOU on one side and USA on the other and also his "New Cornucopia," a cargo container filled...

2. A Turn Toward Abstraction A Turn Toward Abstraction October 20, 2011 Profile of Kansas City ceramic artist Bowie Croisant and a review of his work on display at Red Star Studios at the Belger Arts Center (2100 Walnut). The exhibition, also featuring the work of Stephanie...

3. Art Center: Radical Art Form Has Found a Home in Kansas City Art Center: Radical Art Form Has Found a Home in Kansas City July 1986 Photos and article about the "constructivist" type of "non-representational" art originating in Eastern Europe and exhibited at the Art Research Center.

4. Art in Everyday: Mo Dickens and the Belger Arts Center Art in Everyday: Mo Dickens and the Belger Arts Center April 2007 Article describes the Belger Arts Center, located in the garage of the Belger Cartage Service trucking company, 2100 Walnut Street. Mo Dickens, gallery director, is also profiled.

5. Artist Celebrates Mujeres in GCI Show Artist Celebrates Mujeres in GCI Show November 30-December 12, 2007 Article profiles artist Alisha Gambino. Her show, Mujeres, runs December 7, 2007 through January 31, 2008 at the Guadalupe Centers. Inc.

6. Artist Takes Bite Out of Hunger Artist Takes Bite Out of Hunger November 19, 2009 Review of artist Jennifer Boe's "How to Cook a Wolf" exhibition at Rockhurst University's Greenlease Gallery. Boe uses several mediums and themes of hunger and meat cuts "to relate a narrative about confronting...

7. Artists Get Into the Game Artists Get Into the Game April 29, 2010 Review of a group exhibition at the Urban Culture Project's Paragraph Gallery titled "You're Such a Good Sport." The sports-themed show features 30 works by 18 local artists.

8. Avenue of the Arts Expands Avenue of the Arts Expands May 17, 2009 The year 2009 marks the tenth anniversary of the Avenue of the Arts project which showcases contempory works by local artists along Central Street in downtown Kansas City. The 2009 display will feature...

9. Bottoms & Biblical Landscapes Bottoms & Biblical Landscapes November 26, 2009 Review of two separate solo shows at the Late Show, 1600 Cherry; one by Brookfield, Missouri, artist Nora Othic called "Torah! Torah! Torah!" and Kansas City artist Marci Aylward called "Urban Landscapes."...

10. Building History Building History July 11-17, 2013 Interview with artist Glen Hansen that focuses upon his exhibition of representational graphite and oil drawings on display at the Central Kansas City Public Library through September 13, 2013. Hansen...

11. Crafting the Write Stuff Crafting the Write Stuff July 28, 2011 Review of an exhibition at the Writer's Place (3607 Pennsylvania Ave.) titled "Extreme 3-D Interactive Blog Zines and Art by Eve Englezos, Brigette Poniewaz and Alex Schubert." The exhibition spotlights...

12. Cultural Exchange Cultural Exchange April 9-15, 1998 Review of painting show at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

13. Earth and Sky Earth and Sky May 11, 2010 Pictures and article about Kansas City ceramic artist Linda Lighton and her exhibit, "Luminous," of 70 porcelain chandeliers at Rockhurst University's Greenlease Gallery.

14. Fertile Ground for Change Fertile Ground for Change November 18, 2007 Review of the inaugural special exhibition of the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art titled "American Soil." Described as a "morality tale told in paint," the dominant theme of the exhibit is the exploitation...

15. First Friday Goes to School First Friday Goes to School September 2, 2010 To celebrate its 125th anniversary, the Kansas City Art Institute will have shows of art works by faculty, students, and graduates in various places in the city. The article includes a list of some of...

16. Fragile Life, Powerful Work Fragile Life, Powerful Work July 7, 2011 Review of textile art exhibit, "Wounded/Healing," by Jason Pollen, on display at the Epsten Gallery at Village Shalom. The 18 works are reflective of Pollen's struggle recovering from multiple back surgeries...

17. Harlem Renaissance Man Harlem Renaissance Man September 9, 2007 African American artist Aaron Douglas was born in Topeka in 1899 and taught at Lincoln High School in Kansas City at one time. He later became part of the "the early 20th-century explosion of black arts...

18. Home, Hearth, Self Home, Hearth, Self February 19, 2012 Review of artist Rashawn Griffin's one-person show at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art. Griffin grew up in Olathe.

19. Kemper Museum to Open Space in Crossroads District Kemper Museum to Open Space in Crossroads District August 1, 2008 The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art will be opening a downtown venue at 1901 Baltimore Avenue on November 7, 2008. The space will be used for exhibitions and administrative functions. It positions them...

20. Lisa Grey & Jason Pollen Lisa Grey & Jason Pollen October 2007 Revivew of show at Unit 5 Gallery, May 4-June 23, 2007.