Visual Arts

Visual Arts

Inside the Bloch Galleries: An interactive experience

The latest in light, sound and interactive technology highlight works in the new Bloch Galleries at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. The refurbished space opens to the public on Saturday, March 11, and will feature 29 impressionist and post-impressionist works collected and donated by Henry and Marion Bloch. Paintings by Vincent van Gogh, Claude Monet, Paul Cezanne and others are displayed next to the rest of the Nelson’s collection of European works.

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Nelson curators prepare "The Temptation of St. Anthony" for the spotlight

Scott Heffley, senior conservator for paintings at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, completes the reframing of the rare Hieronymus Bosch painting, which will go back on display at the museum June 30.
Rich Sugg and David Frese The Kansas City Star
Nelson curators prepare 2:32

Nelson curators prepare "The Temptation of St. Anthony" for the spotlight

Inside the new Bloch Galleries at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 1:45

Inside the new Bloch Galleries at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

How Henry Bloch acquired the paintings in the new galleries at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 4:56

How Henry Bloch acquired the paintings in the new galleries at Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

George W. Bush exhibits his paintings of the veterans who served him 1:53

George W. Bush exhibits his paintings of the veterans who served him