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  1. Who Is Justin Bieber 'Friends' Collaborator BloodPop?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Billboard

    ... He told Pitchfork in 2011 that he studied jazz guitar in middle school, then attended the Kansas City Art Institute when he turned 17, discovering the music of bands such as M83 . "Around 2007, I picked up some DJ equipment and fell into the hell ...

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  2. Local artists sprucing up the Historic NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Northeast News

    When Hector Casanova Cinderhouse began teaching at the Kansas City Art Institute, he wanted to teach his students that art wasn't simply a commodity, but it actually had the power to bring tangible change to a community. Kansas City Public Schools proved an eager partner, as Scarritt Elementary School had been the frequent target of vandals since it closed in 2011.

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  3. Jean Kalin Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who's WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... to earn an AA in 1951. Her artistic prowess earned her a full merit scholarship to attend the Kansas City Art Institute from 1951 to 1952, and she studied with both celebrated pastel artist Daniel E. Greene and New York City oil painter Gregg ...

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  4. Kansas City Old School Artsy ProtestRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | Tony's Kansas City

    The year was 1966. The Vietnam War was escalating, but the public tide had not yet fully turned against the war. That didn't stop Joe Draegert, then a 20-year-old student at Kansas City Art Institute, from deciding to make a statement.

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  5. Nelson-Atkins Announces Board of Trustees ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Kansas City Ballet and the Builders Association. She has previously served on the boards of the Kansas City Art Institute, American Stage Theater, the Canterbury School of Florida, the Arts Center Association, Inc., and Memphis Concert Ballet. Grant ...

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  6. The Kansas City Tuesday Early LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... Mo. - When Scarritt Elementary School closed several years ago, Kansas City Public Schools, the Kansas City Art Institute and the City of Kansas City joined together on a project to reduce vandalism at the school. But in less than two months, ...

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  7. Teacher invites vandals to join mural projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | NBC Action News

    When Scarritt Elementary School closed several years ago, Kansas City Public Schools, the Kansas City Art Institute and the City of Kansas City joined together on a project to reduce vandalism at the school. But in less than two months, vandals have hit twice painting graffiti on some of the murals.

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  8. Lure Of Toy Train Extension Doesn't Keep Kansas City Small Biz On Main StreetRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... ctures housed Nature's Own. For years, the location has functioned as a pseudo-corner-store for Kansas City Art Institute students and Southmoreland residents as well as a citywide destination for people who are very serious about Kashi and kombucha.

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  9. Kansas City woman builds successful career with plush toysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    ... submitted a portfolio but was rejected. Her family scraped together money to send Moore to the Kansas City Art Institute for two years. Another rejection. More art lessons from a private tutor. Another rejection. Hallmark had a policy of hiring only ...

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  10. June 9, 1934 - " Donald Duck debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | History Television

    ... in art. He sold his first sketches to neighbors when he was just seven, and he attended the Kansas City Art Institute at night during high school. At age 16, during World War I, Disney went overseas with the Red Cross and drove an ambulance ...

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  11. Henry's Department Store owner lived, danced and gave generously to WichitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... City, Mo., when she was a girl. She was a graduate of Kansas City's Southeast High School and the Kansas City Art Institute, Puckett said. "She would be (at the Candle Club) almost every night," said friend Rosemary Nicholson. "She loved cocktails, ...

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  12. Monumental expressive ceramics by Darcy Badiali on view at Lacoste GalleryRead the original story

    May 18, 2017 | Art Daily

    ... large scale and boldly expressive vessels. Born in Fresno, California, Badiali received his BFA at Kansas City Art Institute under the eminent ceramic artist, Ken Ferguson. He later received his MFA at Arizona State University under Kurt Weiser and ...

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  13. Educational Invention Documentary Series, Make48, To Air Across AmericaRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | PRWeb

    "It is a mini-course in development, production, and marketing of a product. If I had attended something like Make48 in the beginning of Squatty Potty, we could have prevented some of the pitfalls that we fell into."

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  14. Former librarian writes children's bookRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

    ... she was able to land a job in her field. Siegel says she first tried to get someone from the Kansas City Art Institute to illustrate the book, but that fell through. Herman is the daughter of friends and agreed to collaborate. Because Herman was a ...

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  15. Randolph paintings donated to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... She had been a commercial illustrator who studied under famed artist Thomas Hart Benton at the Kansas City Art Institute. She worked in Chicago and New York as a fashion illustrator, working mostly in black and white, sketching models in apparel. ...

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  16. 'Identity Unknown' is about 7 talented female artists you've probably never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... from Poughkeepsie, N.Y., once wanted to follow in her mother's footsteps, studying for a time at Kansas City Art Institute. But words became her calling and she has long been a fixture on the Chicago literary scene as critic, essayist and teacher. ...

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  17. TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Huzzah!!! Kansas City Renaissance...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... Festival is celebrating 41 years of entertainment. The festival began in 1977 as a benefit for the Kansas City Art Institute. Now, 200,000 people visit annually. The tradition continues this year from September 2 to October 15, including Columbus ...

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  18. Artist of the Day: Kelsey WrotenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Cartoon Brew

    LOCATION: Kansas City, MO/Brooklyn, NY PRIMARY MEDIA: Ink, digital [Photoshop] EDUCATION: Kansas City Art Institute [illustration, 2015] MAJOR PROJECTS: Banner illustration for Barkley US for their KC LOVES project Various illustration [ The New Yorker , Vice , Lucky Peach , Nick Magazine , Bleacher Report , Bitch Magazine , and others] WHAT IS THE MOST VALUABLE PIECE OF ARTISTIC ADVICE YOU HAVE EVER RECEIVED, AND FROM WHO? "It's hard to say. I had a lot of great professors.

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  19. Wind River Art students earn national accolades for ceramicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | County 10 News

    ... Artistic Achievement and Art & Perception. She also earned a $20,000 per year scholarship to the Kansas City Art Institute, one of the best art schools in the country. "It was enough to have our pieces go there, but to be able to get something out ...

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  20. Now open at Fort Morgan Museum: 'Work, Fight, Give'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Fort Morgan Times

    ... pre-set opening date, according to Museum Curator Brian Mack. Hal Wert, a professor of history at Kansas City Art Institute in Kansas City, Missouri, curated the exhibit. Its national tour was organized by ExhibitsUSA, a program of Mid-America Arts ...

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