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January 25, 2019 | In The News

“The artist Polly Apfelbaum doesn't just want people to look at her work. She wants them to be in it.” –– Laura Spencer, KCUR

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January 24, 2019 | Around the Museum

“Last summer, Jade Powers moved to Kansas City to work as assistant curator at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.” –– Sarah Gish, THE KANSAS CITY STAR

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January 23, 2019 | Museum Shop

Jane Smeltzer is the designer behind the Shop’s well-loved recycled wool rosette scarves, gloves, and lapel pins. Jane's mother was a beautiful seamstress and always wanted Jane to sew.

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January 14, 2019 | Around the Museum

“The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art will say aloha to a new executive director.” –– Brian Kaberline, Kansas City Business Journal 

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January 11, 2019 | Around the Museum

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI––January 11, 2019––After an extensive search, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art has named Sean O’Harrow as its next Executive Director.  

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January 10, 2019 | Media Room

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI––January 10, 2019––Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is pleased to present Polly Apfelbaum: Waiting for the UFOs (a space set between a landscape and a bunch of flowers) with an opening reception taking place Thursday, January 24, from 6:00–8:00 p.m., kicking-off Ke

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January 4, 2019 | Around the Museum

Taking place from 12:00–1:00 p.m. on the fourth Thursday of each month at Kemper Museum, GUILDit is a FREE forum that is working to craft a stronger Kansas City art economy.

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January 2, 2019 | Around the Museum

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is pleased to announce that we have been inducted into The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame from The Knot, a leading wedding planning brand and app. Exceptional wedding professionals who have earned four or more of The Knot Best of Weddings awards are inducted into the prestigious The Knot Best of Weddings Hall of Fame.

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