Articles about Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

  • TEDWomen Inspires in KC

    A TEDWomen screening at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art brought global innovations and discussions to KC. Story by Lauren Rutherford Twelve inspiring men and women took the stage—or, more accurately, the… more

  • Artful Summer Exhibit Openings

    When the heat becomes too much, head indoors. There’s plenty to see at Kansas City’s art museums. Check out what’s in and what’s out in the exhibition halls this summer. Nerman Museum of… more

  • Shows Taking Center Stage at KC Theaters Next Season

    Find out which productions are gracing KC’s stages next season. One of the many amazing things that sets Kansas City apart? Our theater scene. Get a first look at the… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for May 8 – 10. Friday This weekend might be all about mothers, but it could also be about bringing home a new member of the family to shower with love. Great… more

  • TED Talking

    Obsessed with TED Talks? You could give one at TEDxKC. The local branch of the international series is challenging people to take the TEDxKC Challenge and submit their ideas for a chance to give a TEDx talk August 29. The theme for… more

  • Show Your Support at ShuttleCork

    Raise a glass to raise funds for The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art at ShuttleCork. Only a select group of patrons will experience menus created by Michael Smith, Carl Thorne-Thomsen, Howard Hanna,… more

  • Night at the Museum

    While there’s nothing wrong with being first, these days we’re pretty excited about third—Third Thursdays and Fridays, that is.  Ever since Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art launched its monthly Third Thursday events in… more

  • Comida Gives KC a Taste of Latin America

    Revel in a world tour of Latin flavors at the second annual Comida. The festive April 16 event at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s Rozzelle Court & Kirkwood Hall, created by local… more

  • Park Picks for Everyone

    Take advantage of the rising temperatures by visiting one of these beautiful Kansas City parks. Break out the Frisbees! As you swap your sweaters for sunglasses this season, head to one of Kansas City’s many… more

  • 10 KC Instagram Accounts to Follow Now

    Freshen your feed with these KC Instagram accounts. Instagram can have some seriously cool benefits, like inspiring your next purchase, providing much-needed inspiration or giving you the scoop… more

  • Nelson-Atkins Shares ‘Notes on Creativity’

    Kansas City foodies, we have the exhibit for you. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is serving up “Ferran Adrià: Notes on Creativity,” a new exhibition that… more

  • Nelson-Atkins Goes POP!

    The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art’s premier gala promises a fantastic evening of surprises on Feb. 21. A celebration of the iconic Pop Art era and museum’s own Pop Art collection, Create the Night… POP!… more

  • Party Arty At Nelson-Atkins

    Don’t wait to buy one of the hottest tickets in town. In the past, this soiree has taken us to Paris and China. This year, the January 24 Party Arty brings us home to Kansas City during an era when we… more

  • Last-Minute Gift Ideas

    No matter how prepared (you think) you are, it always seems to happen: Someone who wasn’t on your shopping list shows up with a gift for you. Our solution? Pick up extra items to wrap up and keep on hand just in… more

  • 5 Must-Have Kansas City Ornaments for Your Tree

    Make room on the Christmas tree for these beautiful ornaments that show your hometown pride. Kansas City is home to the center of the universe for Christmas ornaments—Hallmark… more

  • New York Magazine Recommends a KC Getaway

    Kansas City is the subject of New York Magazine’s most recent Five-Point Weekend Escape Plan. The online series highlights travel destinations, picking places to stay and eat and sharing… more

  • Nelson-Atkins Names First Chief Information Officer

    What do The Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Dallas Museum of Art and The Nelson-Atkins now have in common? A chief information officer position. Doug Allen, owner of Allens… more

  • Nelson-Atkins Museum Debuts Third Thursdays

    The third Thursday of each month just got a little more exciting. The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is launching Third Thursday this week with events designed to connect with a new… more

  • Art of the Plains

    Opens September 19th, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art From a 2,000-year-old stone pipe to a beaded take on designer shoes, “The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth & Sky” offers an extensive look at the art created by… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for July 18 – 20. Friday Unwind after a long week with Blush, a ladies’ soiree at Mosaic Ultra Lounge. From 8 to 10 p.m., you can enjoy complimentary champagne… more

  • Summer Shakespeare Festival Presents “The Winter’s Tale”

    June 17th – July 6th, Southmoreland Park Ditch your high school English-era fear of Shakespeare—The Bard’s words sound best when you hear them… more

  • 5 of Kansas City’s Best Bets for Date Night

    Turn an ordinary evening out into a true special occasion with these Date Night ideas. Whether it’s your first date or your first night out without the kids in what seems… more

  • Kemper Museum Offers Art Al Fresco

    This summer, two of Kansas City’s best-loved museums will host al fresco art installations. What’s more—both encourage the public to not just touch the exhibits, but to interact with them. At… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 13 – 15. Friday Discover your inner Scot at the annual Kansas City Scottish Highland Games & Celtic Festival, which kicks off tonight at 6 p.m. and… more