Visual Arts

Visual Arts

Fine art meets tattoos in this handcrafted jewelry

Cheryl Eve Acosta’s handmade metal pieces stick to the skin with makeup adhesive, mimicking a tattoo, but removable. The Kansas City metalsmith’s Tattuage line of jewelry — on display this First Friday — was inspired by her time working in the deserts of New Mexico.

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KC artist Scribe balances his two artistic worlds

Donald J. Ross, a Kansas City artist who signs his artwork with the name, "Scribe," describes balancing his two artistic endeavors: a staff artist at Children's Mercy Hospital and a street artist who's work appears throughout much of downtown.
Monty Davis and David Frese The Kansas City Star
KC artist Scribe balances his two artistic worlds 2:03

KC artist Scribe balances his two artistic worlds

Julián Zugazagoitia, director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum 2:54

Julián Zugazagoitia, director of the Nelson-Atkins Museum

The Whole Person showcases Expressions art series 1:08

The Whole Person showcases Expressions art series

'Drip, Splatter, Wash' at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 3:19

'Drip, Splatter, Wash' at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art