“Polly Apfelbaum’s exhibit ‘Waiting for the UFOs (a space set between landscape and a bunch of flowers)’ takes visitors to Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art out of this world.” –– Allison McLeay, KC Spaces
“Julie Blackmon lives in Springfield, Missouri and is known for her photography. If you’ve never seen her work, it is some of the more delightful art of our time.
“Polly Apfelbaum is an iconoclast, refreshingly devoid of bullshit, and known for her wildly exuberant installations in which the floor is as important, or more, than the walls. Her installation-based work always feels honest rather than coolly distant yet is layered with process and content.
“Sean O’Harrow Will Bring ‘Exuberance’ and Creative Thinking to the 25-year-old Museum.” –– Bryan F. Le Beau, KC STUDIO
“Born in France, raised in Hawaii, educated at both Harvard and Cambridge University in England, and once employed as a hedge fund and technology finance executive in London, Sean O’Harrow brings a very unique perspective to his new position as executive director at Kemper Museum of Contemporary
A native of Kansas City, Sara Kharatyan is a certified K-12 art teacher currently in her tenth year of teaching.