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An art gallery in an alley? It’s coming to downtown Wichita & Other Kansas Art World News

Silk painting class coming to gallery

She will offer a class from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 20 at the Carriage Factory Art Gallery, 128 E. Sixth. “I am thrilled to be sharing this in Kansas,” Cox-Hamm said. “You will learn the basics of silk painting with liquid silk dyes to create your own …

Student-built Chalmers Café and Gallery opens Saturday

When the Kansas Memorial Unions announced the closure of the Jaybreak, a snack bar in Chalmers Hall that had operated for 30 years, panic ensued among the building’s caffeine dependent. … of Architecture, Design & Planning and the Kansas …

An art gallery in an alley? It’s coming to downtown Wichita

A new art gallery is coming to downtown Wichita, and it has only two walls. By mid-May, sculptures will be installed in an alley north of Naftzger Park and next to 86 Cold Press, creating what the Wichita Downtown Development Corporation is calling …and moreᅠ»

$3M painting sliced up by disguised man in Aspen

Police are searching for a man who entered an art gallery in Aspen and sliced up a nearly $3 million painting. The Aspen Times reports (http://bit.ly/2qJK1rD ) the man had entered Opera Gallery Tuesday wearing a disguise. He then ran toward the …Suspicious man uses knife to destroy $3 million painting in Aspen galleryAspen Timesall 16 news articles »

Fashion, video and print media commingle at uncommon art event

The evening served as a debut for Kansas City Art Institute artists Anna Van Gheem, who showed her fashion line, The More Crooked Our Teeth Get; filmmaker Camile Messerley; and Sara Garrison, founder and editor of Likewise art magazine. … Vulpes …and moreᅠ»

Currier, Stashke win prestigious Groot Foundation grant

Stashke has exhibited his sculpture in numerous shows and venues, including the Fuller Craft Museum, in Brockton, Mass., Red Star Studios, Kansas City, Mo., The Wexler Gallery, in Philadelphia, Pa., and Bellvue Arts Museum, Bellevue, Wash.

Museum to study Prairie Printmakers

A group of artists that was formed in Lindsborg is still considered a major influence in the arts in Kansas, prompting the Wichita Art Museum to establish the C.A. Seward Print Study Center. “We have a renewed focus of deepening of collection of the …

TECH shows off new art and space

The community got the first look at TECH’s art gallery on Saturday. “They’re breathtaking,” Caroline Duncan said about the 33 paintings on display. “”They just make me want to cry.” The grand opening for the Training and Evaluation Center of Hutchinson …

Kansas receiving arts funds, for now

It’s great that both the National Endowment for the Arts and the Mid-America Arts Alliance have renewed their partnerships with Kansas. That will enable more Kansas artists and arts organizations to receive grants through the Kansas Creative Arts …and moreᅠ»

Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins Museum Of Art And Neighbors Reconcile Differences

And it really sets the tone for a future positive friendship between the neighborhoods and the museum.” The issue next goes before the Kansas City Plan Commission on May 16. Laura Spencer is an arts reporter at KCUR 89.3. You can reach her on Twitter …

Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission now accepting grant applications

The Kansas Creative Arts Industries Commission is now accepting applications for its two main grant categories. The deadline for application submission is May 15, 2017 and the review dates are the week of June 5, 2017. The grant period is fromᅠ…

Retiring WSU professor inspired a half-century of art teachers

Foster graduated from the University of Kansas with a bachelor’s degree in art education in 1961, then immediately started studying for her master’s degree, which she obtained in 1963. She spent a few years as an art teacher in DeSoto, then got an …

Student-built Chalmers Café and Gallery opens Saturday

When the Kansas Memorial Unions announced the closure of the Jaybreak, a snack bar in Chalmers Hall that had operated for 30 years, panic ensued among the building’s caffeine dependent. … of Architecture, Design & Planning and the Kansas …

His Work Is In Peril, So Here’s What You Should Know About Kansas City Artist Arthur Kraft –

Classes on Saturdays at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art marked his first formal art training. Kraft graduated from Southwest High School, and studied for a semester at the Kansas City Art Institute. After serving in the Army during World War II, he …

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