Gathering Influence: The Artist as Collector

10/26/2002 - 12/18/2002
Gathering Influence: The Artist as Collector

Gathering Influence: The Artist as Collector is the 2002 Biennial Faculty Exhibition for the Kansas City Art Institute. The exhibition features work by 26 Kansas City Art Institute faculty members alongside work from their private collections, including art by students, mentors, and established artists, as well as unique collectibles and a range of influential and inspirational materials.

Participants include: Deborah di Blasi, Cary Esser, Tyler Galloway, Lester Goldman, Tom Gregg, Leeah Joo, Dr. Milton Katz, Jim Leedy, Richard Mattsson, Steve Mayse, Karen McCoy, Marcie Miller Gross, Hugh Merrill, Tim O’Neill, Jason Pollen, Jack Rees, James Reittinger, Jim Sajovic, Judith Sanazaro, Shirley Luke Schnell, Jane Shellenbarger, Gary Sutton, George Timock, Pauline Verbeek-Cowart, James Whitworth, and Michael Wickerson.

Also on view in the Roger Cohen Resource Room is the exhibition, The Reading Room, One. This innovative and interactive exhibition, featured selected reading materials chosen by invited local art and design professionals. Participants include:  James Brinsfield, Maria Elena Buszek, Kate Hackman, Steve Maturo, Derek Porter, and Raechell Smith.


The Kansas City Star

Out of Gas
December 6, 2002
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Press Release

The H&R Block Artspace at KCAI presents two new exhibitions:
Gathering Influence: The Artist as Collector and the Reading Room, One
October 21, 2002
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