Exhibitions

An illustration of many exhibition picture frames

Provocative. Exquisite. Curious. Captivating. Magnifique! Talented local artists supply us with some amazing art. Come into your neighborhood Library and see what's hanging around. Bring an espresso, speak a little French, munch on a baguette and you'll swear you're at the Louvre!

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Coti Meier
Monday, Oct 2, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

What comes first – the medium or the message? Tell me a little about the work that will be on view.

For my work, the medium and the message go hand in hand.

My work is made up of drawing and collage based on studies of everyday things, people and happenings. I work...

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JT Daniels
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

What comes first – the medium or the message? Tell me a little about the work that will be on view.

I usually have a drafted message or an idea that I'd like to convey before I begin creating a piece. It can be a phrase that really resounds with me at the moment or only a...

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Lauren Seider
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

Lauren Seider is an illustrator and designer based in Kansas City. Her studio and illustrations tend to be full of light and vibrant color, and lots of yellow raincoats! In her practice, these things are all connected – manifesting the world...

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Chico Sierra
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

Growing up in El Paso, Chico Sierra began crossing borders early. As a Mexican-American, he knows that sometimes borders can be fixed and severe, like crossing back and forth between Mexico and the United States. But oftentimes, borders are blurry or even non-existent. Sierra has moved from the...

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Memories in the Making
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

The paintings in this exhibit were created during Memories in the Making©, a program of the Alzheimer’s Association.  Though words may become difficult and many abilities fade, each person has a lifetime of experiences that can find expression through art. In Memories in the Making© watercolor...

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Coco Rico
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

Coco Rico's Artist Statement:

The memories I have collected from my childhood experiences with family and friends help me create symbolic images. Objects in my work signify a person, a place, a time, or a situation that (I personally) have gone through. I have hidden in my prints “...

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Overland Park Historical Society
Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 to Friday, Dec 22, 2017

 What is the history of the Overland Park Historical Society?

The Overland Park Historical Society was organized on September 30, 1994 for the purpose of identifying and preserving the history of Overland Park and the surrounding area.

In September of 1998, the...

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Laurice Williams
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 to Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

Laurice Williams is a photographer. To understand Williams's practice more, we asked him a series of questions before the exhibition. The following are his replies:

What comes first – the medium or the message?
The medium. I capture art through the lens of a camera...

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McNamara "Hanging Garden"
Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 to Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

James P. McNamara is a poet. To understand McNamara's practice more, we asked him a series of questions before the exhibition. The following are his replies:

What comes first – the medium or the message?

It always come from an idea. Maybe just a line scribbled on...

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Mugur Geana
Thursday, Jun 1, 2017 to Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017

Mugur Geana is a photographer. For his series on view, Geana utilized methods of street photography to capture his images. To understand Geana's practice more, we asked him a series of questions before the exhibition. The following are his replies:

What comes first – the medium or...

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