2007-2008 Public Programs

May 16, 2008

Senior art history and creative writing students read selections from “Compendium 2008,” an anthology of their writing and images.

May 1, 2008

Current Perspectives – visiting artist and scholar series
Nathan Mabry (’01 ceramics)

March 8, 2008

“The Big Draw,” day-long event of drawing activities for all ages.

March 1, 2008

Urban walking tour
A guided tour of art-related sites in the Southmoreland Neighborhood, hosted in conjunction with Urban Culture Project’s Locate/Navigate: Exercises in Mapping.

Sept. 29, 2007

“Artists Engaging Communities”
Educator ArtLab with visiting artist Mel Ziegler

Sept. 27, 2007

Lecture by visiting artist Mel Ziegler

Sept. 21, 2007

Gallery talk with Judy Ancel, director of The Institute for Labor Studies, a joint project of the University of Missouri-Kansas City and Longview Community College

Sept. 17, 2007

“Rules of Engagement: A Roundtable Discussion on Art and the Public Realm”
Co-organized by the H&R Block Artspace, the Kansas City Art Institute, American Institute of Architects, Art in the Loop and Kansas City’s Municipal Art Commission.

Sept. 14, 2007

Gallery talk with Michael Frisch, assistant professor of architecture, urban planning and design at UMKC. 

Sept. 7, 2007

Gallery talk with Christopher Leitch, director of The Kansas City Museum

Sept. 6, 2007

“America Starts Here: Mel Ziegler” and “Public Art” on the Heartland Labor Forum radio program with Judy Ancel on 90.1 FM KKFI

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