2005-2006 Public Programs

April 28, 2006

Discussion on topics in contemporary art and the "2006 Annual B.F.A. Exhibition" with guest critics Elizabeth Dunbar, curator at the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art; David Dowell, principle partner at El Dorado Inc.; Raechell Smith, director of the Artspace; and special guest Kate Hackman, assistant director of the Charlotte Street Foundation and director of Art in the Loop.

Feb. 2, 2006

The influence of cartoons on contemporary art with Valerie Cassel-Oliver, curator at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and national advisor to Kansas City’s Charlotte Street Foundation,

Oct. 26, 2005

An evening for contemporary art collectors with Jack Lemon of Landfall Press.

Nov. 5, 2005

“Kansas City Flatfile” forum on works selected from the Flatfile exhibition for the salon wall with Hamza Walker, curator of Chicago’s Renaissance Society and national advisor to Kansas City’s Charlotte Street Foundation.

Nov. 29, 2005

Visiting critic and curator program public lecture
James Elaine, curator of the Hammer Project series at UCLA Hammer Museum in Los Angeles

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