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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!

Now Showing
Monica Dixon
Wednesday, May 9, 2018 to Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Monica Dixon’s work centers on “relationships between living bodies and the forms that protect and comfort them.” Comprised of images found in used fashion magazines, her hand-cut collages transform fragments of familiar-looking textures into irregular images. Why fashion magazines?

Past Showing
Seth Jones
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 to Saturday, April 21, 2018

Seth M. Jones is a full time visual artist and performer in Kansas City. His work has been displayed in multiple galleries during KC's First Friday and he is frequently invited to paint live for audiences.

Past Showing
Blue Valley Middle School
Friday, March 2, 2018 to Saturday, April 21, 2018

Art from students at Blue Valley Middle School. 

Past Showing
Coti Meier and Lauren Seider photograph by Silvia Abisaab
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018

Come see the work of collagist Coti Meier and illustrator Lauren Seider, two Kansas City artists whose different approaches to their art compliment each another. This joint exhibition can be seen at the Corinth Library until April 22. 

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Past Showing
Coti Meier
Monday, October 2, 2017 to Friday, December 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.

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Lauren Seider
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Friday, December 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!

Past Showing
Memories in the Making
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Friday, December 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.

Past Showing
Coco Rico
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Friday, December 22, 2017

Coco Rico's Artist Statement:

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Overland Park Historical Society
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to Friday, December 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.

Past Showing
Sara Slaughter
Thursday, June 1, 2017 to Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Sara Slaughter is a painter. For Slaughter, her role as an artist is "to bring some inspiration and beauty to people who might otherwise not have it." To understand Slaughter's practice more, we asked her a series of questions before the exhibition. The following are her replies:

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