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Kansas City Art Scene

Your Guide to all that's happening in Kansas City's flourishing Art scene-from First Friday's and gallery openings to museums and events, we've got you covered.

Andy Warhol Portfolios Life and Legends - Andy Warhol Exhibit Kansas …
Andy Warhol Exhibit Kansas City at Union Station Kansas City. Andy Warhol Portfolios Life.

Bloch Building
The opening of the Bloch Building at the Nelson Atkins Museum of Art marks a huge milestone for the Kansas City Art Community. Check out all the opening events and collections for its opening in June 2007.

Kansas City First Friday
Heading to the March 2007 First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? Here are all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in March.

First Friday February 2007
Heading to February 07's First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? Here are all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in February.

First Friday January 2007
Complete information on the January 2007 First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads. Here are all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in January.

First Friday December 2006
Heading to December's First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? Here are all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in December.

First Friday November 2006
Heading to November's First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? Here are all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in November.

Mackenzie Thorpe, "Get to the Heart'
Mackenzie Thorpe's installation, 'Get to the Heart' is on display at Kansas City's Mill Creek Park until December 2006. This is the first stop of the five bronze sculptures, which will tour the world for the next two years.

First Friday September 2006
Heading to October's First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? We've done some super sleuthing and have all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in October.

Digital Labrador Kansas City
Kansas City's Digital Labrador, located in the Crossroads, brings digital photography and editing to the masses like never before.

First Friday September 2006
Wondering what's going on for September's Kansas City First Friday in the Kansas City Crossroads? We've done some super sleuthing and have all the openings, events and great things to do for First Friday in September.

August 2006 First Friday Gallery Openings
Trying to figure out the First Friday Gallery openings in the Crossroads?? They're practically a secret but we've snooped around and we've got all the great events lined up for August.

Crossroads Musical Theater Festival
The Kansas City Crossroads is really turning things up this summer by bringing us the Crossroads Musical Theater Festival, on Friday and Saturday nights--July 14th 15th and 21st-22nd. The brainchild of KC Theater League guru Chris McCoy, the Fest brings 7 musicals and 4 days of musical theater at it's finest--raw, live and making their world...

July 2006 First Friday Gallery Openings
Trying to figure out the First Friday Gallery openings in the Crossroads?? They're practically a secret but we've snooped around and we've got all the great events lined up for July.

Jessica Harp and the Wreckers
Jessica Harp and Michelle Branch formed country duo The Wreckers over TCBY and tattoos at the Kansas City Airport. What many don't know however is that Jessica just happens to be a Kansas City, Missouri native. We sat down and talked with Jessica as she dished about the Wreckers, friendship, her influences and of course, her hometown.

Art in Columbus Park
On the 3rd Friday of every month, the galleries and restaurants in and around Columbus Park display new and up and coming artists from around the Kansas City metro--Art in Columbus Park..the place to be on the 3rd Friday of the Month.

Coterie Theatre Kansas City
The Coterie Theatre located in Kansas City's Crown Center, is a nationally recognized non-profit "multigenerational" theatre who's mission is to open the lines of communication between races, sexes and generations.

Kansas City's First Fridays
Kansas City's First Fridays-becoming the thing to do in the Crossroads District. Galleries open their doors from 7 to 9 p.m. the first Friday of every month. There's no better way to spend a night than enjoying drinks and dinner at an area restaurant, followed by a stroll through the galleries and shops of KC's cultural heart.

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City
This famed museum houses an impressive and extensive collection with pieces from every culture and period throughout the world. Check out their web site for further information regarding events, exhibitions and new collections.

Kansas City Music
Promoting Kansas City's music and entertainment with an up-to-date Kansas City Music directory that includes players, bands, venues, events, clubs, pictures and contacts.

Kansas City Young Friends of Art
The Young Friends of Art (YFA) at the Nelson-Atkins currently has over 1,500 members and is one of the most active groups at the Museum. The YFA caters to members in their 20's and 30's and has monthly social happy hours and educational programs to meet every level of interest, schedule and budget.

The Kansas City Ballet
Provides information about the Kansas City Ballet including links to tickets, performances, workshops and the famed Kansas City Ballet School.

The Lyric Opera of Kansas City
The Lyric Opera of Kansas City is one of the nation's premier regional opera companies offering one productions of American and contemporary opera season after season. Links to performance and ticket information as well as news and Opera events.

Wine and Painting Classes in the Kansas City Metro
Wine and painting classes are a fun way to celebrate a birthday, corporate teambuilding, or just an excuse to release your creative side.

Antique Stores in the Kansas City Metro
A list of antique stores around the Kansas City Metro, including Olathe, Kansas City, Overland Park, and more.

TEDxKC happening on August 9 at the Kauffman Center; tickets on sale now
The sixth annual TEDxKC event will be held at the Kaufman Center on August 9, 2014. Tickets went on sale June 3rd at 10 a.m.

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