4420 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City Missouri
Established in 1885, this museum was Kansas City's first cultural institution. At the core of the permanent collection is the Bebe and Crosby Kemper Collection, a gift of the Museum's donors R. Crosby Kemper and his wife Bebe Kemper, and the Kemper Foundations. The collection includes works by such artists as Jasper Johns, Helen Frankenthaler, Frank Stella, Robert Rauschenberg, David Hockney, Robert Motherwell, Nancy Graves, Wayne Thiebaud, Grace Hartigan, William Wegman, Red Grooms, Georgia O'Keeffe, Christopher Brown, Willem de Kooning, and Robert Mapplethorpe.
Other Art nearby:
(Kansas City) Atrium Gallery
(Kansas City) Avalon Photography
(Gladstone) Ballet North
(Parkville) Bell Road Barn Players
(Kansas City) Central Park Gallery
(Lawrence) Cohan/Suzeau Dance Company
06/23 Coming to The Kansas City area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.
Greater Kansas Citry Japan Festival Kansas City MO October6 Cekebrating the cultural of Japan.