2016 Kansas City Flatfile & Digitalfile

June 11 - September 24

Overview

2016 Kansas City Flatfile
2016 Kansas City Flatfile opening reception. Photo courtesy of Laura Berman
2016 Kansas City Flatfile opening reception
2016 Kansas City Flatfile
2016 Kansas City Flatfile salon wall curated by Lynnette Miranda
"The 2016 Kansas City Flatfile + Digitalfile Zine", design by Sara Garrison (Image: Philip Heying)
2016 Kansas City Digitalfile
Archive Collective members curating the 2016 Kansas City Digitalfile

The H&R Block Artspace at the Kansas City Art Institute presented the 2016 Kansas City Flatfile & Digitalfile, an invitational biennial exhibition including artwork by 225 regional visual artists.
 
Visitors were invited to browse through artist portfolios and view rotating installations of artwork selected by local and regional guest curators. Visit www.kcai.edu/artspace for additional information and public programs. 
 
Closing reception: Friday, September 23, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
A closing reception for the 2016 Kansas City Flatfile & Digitalfile with entertainment by DJ Ian Teeple as Chameleon.
 
Guest Curator Schedule
 
JUNE 10 - JUNE 28
Stefanie Kae Dlugosz-Acton | Assistant Curator, Architecture, Design, and Decorative Arts, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Kendall Harbin | Co-Director, Front/Space
Amy Kligman | Executive & Artistic Director, Charlotte Street Foundation
Lynnette Miranda | Curator in Residence, Charlotte Street Foundation
Digitalfile: Camile Messerley | Intern, H&R Block Artspace
 
JUNE 29 - JULY 19
Maria Elena Buszek |Associate Professor of Art History, Department of Visual Arts, University of Colorado, Denver
Eric & Erin Dodson | Kiosk Gallery
 
JULY 20 - JULY 30
Archive Collective
Megan Pobywajlo, Max Wagner, Brandon Forrest Frederick, Casey Holden, Alec Smith and Briana Bosworth
 
AUGUST 17 - AUGUST 27
Nicole J. Caruth | Director of pedagogy and public practice, The Union for Contemporary Art, Omaha
Brea McAnally & James McAnally | Curators, The Luminary, St. Louis
Cambria Potter & Hannah Lodwick | Curators, 50/50
Digitalfile: Caitlin Horsmon | Associate Professor, Communication Studies, University of Missouri, Kansas City
 
AUGUST 31 - SEPTEMBER 10
Joe Houston | Curator, Hallmark Art Collection*
Todd Tubutis | Associate Director, Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska, Lincoln*
Aileen June Wang | Associate Curator, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum, Kansas State University, Manhattan*
Digitalfile: Trey Hock | Assistant Professor, Filmmaking, Kansas City Art Institute
* Flatfile Juror's Choice Award Judges
 
SEPTEMBER 14 - SEPTEMBER 24
Barry Anderson |Professor, Department of Fine Art, University of Missouri, Kansas City
Tom Lewis | Associate Professor & Chair of Photography, Filmmaking, Animation, and Interactive Arts, Kansas City Art Institute
Garry Noland  | artist
Davin Watne  | Full-time Lecturer, Department of Fine Art, University of Missouri, Kansas City with
Digitalfile: Cyan Meeks, Associate Professor, Filmmaking, Kansas City Art Institute with students Secura Hatch and Kyle Souryasack

Checklist

2016 Kansas City Flatfile & Digitalfile | Artists List

 
Silvia Abisaab
Maryanna Adelman
Max Adrian
Nancy Alemifar
Patrick Alexander
Ricky Allman
Jorge Garcia Almodovar
Tim Amundsen
Barry Anderson
Stephen Anderson-Story
Corey Antis
Ashley Ariel
Jeran Avery
Philip Bakala
Jacob Banholzer
Justin Beachler
Lynn Benson
Laura Berman
Joha Bisone
Blanket Undercover
Rebecca Blocksome
Jennifer Boe
Johanna Brooks
Tim N. Brown
Jeff Burk
Joe Bussell
Marcus Cain
Will Cardini
Hannah Carr
Patty Carroll
Flannery Cashill
Hector Casanova
Ruben Castillo
Zoe Chressanthis
Renée Cinderhouse
Kelly John Clark
Maura Cluthe
Daniel Coburn
Eric Conrad
Michael Converse
Jonah Criswell
Celina Curry
Zachary Deitrickson
Kristin Devlin
Patricia Bordallo Dibildox
Deanna Dikeman
Molly Dillon
Eric Dodson
Erin Dodson
Aaron Dougherty
Jill Downen
Sarabeth Dunton
Jeff Eaton
Kim Eichler-Messmer
David Elrod
Barrett Emke
Andrew Erdrich
Julie Farstad
John Ferry
Adam Finkelston
Ariadne Fish
David Ford
Brandon Frederick
Anne Gagel
Megan Gallant
Madeline Gallucci
Rachelle Gardner-Roe
Molly Garrett
Sid Garrison - Flatfile Juror's Choice Award Winner
Olivia Gibb
Bailey Glass
Benjamin Gould
Kristina Graham
Rachel Gregor
Rashawn Griffin
Adrian Joshua Halpern
Frank P. Hamilton
John Hans
Sarah Hearn
Diane Henk
Glade Henzel
Philip Heying
Casey Holden
Peregrine Honig
Bo Hubbard
Laura Isaac
Hadley Anne Johnson
Lexie Johnson
Adam Jones
Luke Jordan
Molly Kaderka
Ted Kaldis
Cody Kauhl
Ritchie Kaye
Shelby Keierleber
Jessica Kincaid
Amy Kligman
Bernie Koehrsen
Gehry Kohler
Alex Krahenbuhl
Michael Krueger
Dean Kube
Gabriella Lacza
Heather Lamanno
Kit Landwehr
Lee Lang
Merlyn Lazorow
Saskia Bakker Lehnert
Christopher Leitch
Judith M Levy
Tom Lewis
Kim Lindaberry
Adam J. Long
Daniel Lough
Kelly Ludwig - Flatfile People's Choice Award Winner
Susi Lulaki
Andrew Lyles
Juliana Noelle Lynn
Mike Lyon
Marilyn Mahoney
Rodolfo Marron
Richard Mattsson
Karen McCoy
Marie McInerney
Kathryn McRoberts
Art McSweeney
J. Ashley Miller
Anna Minnick
Melaney Ann Mitchell
Rebeka Pech Moguel
Dylan Mortimer
Mel Martin Moscoso
Ricky Moss
Cristina Muñiz
Json Myers
Natalie Myers
Armin Mühsam
Charlie Mylie
Solace Naeymi
Yoonmi Nam - Flatfile Juror's Choice Award Winner
Johnny Naugahyde
Trish Nixon
Laura Nugent
Rebecca Ofiesh
Maria Ogedengbe
Daiana Oneto
Andrew Ordonez
Carlos Ortiz-Gallo
David Steele Overholt
Andy Ozier
Anne Austin Pearce
Jacia Phillips
Peyton Pitts
Megan Pobywajlo
Maxwell Pond
Travis Pratt
Jane Pronko
Stephen Proski
Spencer Pullen
Robert J. Quackenbush, Jr.
Mariah Randell
Mark Raymer
Anthony Marcos Rea
Sharon Reeber
Daniel Reneau
Emily Rice
Clinton Ricketts
Rebecca Riden
Miguel Rivera-Ortega
Luke Rocha
Benjamin Rosenthal
Warren Rosser
Yvonne Rosser
Jaime Rovenstine
Linda Sackin
Emily Sall
Angelica Sandoval
Alex Savage
Michael Schonhoff
Emil Schutzel
Charles Schwall
Kiki Serna
Jacob Sharp
Lara Shipley
Russell Shoemaker
Crista Siglin
Mike Sinclair
DeAnna Skedel
Meghan Skevington - Digitalfile Juror's Choice Award Winner
Debra M. Smith
Liz Smith
Steve Snell
Karen Steen
Bridget Stewart
Gary Sutton
Caleb Taylor
Larry Thomas
Cheryl Toh
Henrich Toh
Kati Toivanen
William Toney
Bernadette Esperanza Torres
Fred Trease
Joseph Tuzzolino
Yulie Urano
Marie Valesco
Jane Voorhees
Davin Watne
Joey Watson
Mary Wessel
Terri Wheeler
Susan White
Emily Wilker
Don Wilkison
Steven Wilson
Annie Woodfill
Jim Woodfill
Megan Wyeth
Carol Zastoupil
Erin Zona

Essay

The 2016 Kansas City Flatfile & Digitalfile Zine
Zine designed by Sara Garrison
 

Events

June 10 Fri
September 23 Fri

Press

Selected Press

The Pitch |
Tue, 2016-08-23

 Go early, take your time, touch everythiong, repeat.

KC STUDIO |
Thu, 2016-08-04

The Flatfile show has become a biennial event at the Artspace. Since the first one in 2001 which featured 50 artists, the exhibit has grown exponentially.