Articles about Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

  • 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

  • Get Lost in the New Labyrinth at Nelson-Atkins Museum

    While exhibitions at the museum are always entrancing, the latest creation housed there is captivating in a whole new way. “Glass Labyrinth,” the 62-foot by 62-foot… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for May 9 – 11. Friday One of our favorite events of the year is finally here. Tonight at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art you can enjoy tastings from more than… more

  • Show Your Support at ShuttleCork

    May 8 and 9, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Shirley and Barnett Helzberg welcome you into their home while Ted Habiger from Room 39 prepares dinner in the kitchen; meanwhile wines from Blackbird Cellars… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for April 11 – 13. Friday Take a trip down memory lane and spoil your kids with their soon to be favorite books. From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 5… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for March 21 – 23. Friday Live local with Downtown Overland Park’s Local Life events. Get special deals from The Upper Crust, Great Day Café, Unique Finds,… more

  • Nelson-Atkins Unveils Colorful Chinese Prints in New Exhibit

    Living With the Spirits, January 31st – July 20th, Gallery 222, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art announced their latest… more