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Around the Web

Well, it hasn’t been the greatest week for me and I’m not feeling super inspired to expound about much. Still, there is a lot of arts news that I thought my readers might find interesting. 409 more words

Art In The News

Taco Republic- Food Truck

The food truck industry has grown exponentially within the last 5-10 years.  The stereotypical greasy truck that comes to mind has evolved into something much more.   297 more words

Kansas City Area

Henry Bloch, Monet and Me.

Before I moved to North Carolina, I  lived in Kansas City, Missouri. I worked for H&R Block. Henry Bloch, the founder is a serious art collector. 176 more words


"Reclining Connected Form" by Henry Moore

Where: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri.

Nestled on the south side of the Bloch Building, Henry Moore’s “Reclining Connected Form” explores the protective relationship between mother and child in this monumental bronze sculpture in the museum’s sculpture garden. 164 more words


"Virgin and Child in a Domestic Interior" by Petrus Christus

Where: The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri.  

The setting is entirely domestic – not religious – and Joseph has assumed an uncommon position in this particular rendering of Madonna and Child. 201 more words