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Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art floats its latest plans for expansion

Kansas City’s Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is taking its case for expansion to museum neighbors and members. It particularly needs better office space and is looking to expand into houses it owns across 45th Street from the museum. It’s also working with the city and others interested in developing a cultural arts district stretching east from the Country Club Plaza.

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The 85th Plaza Art Fair attracts thousands with music, art and food

The Country Club Plaza opened its 85th Art Fair festival Friday evening, September 23. Nine street blocks were filled with booths featuring 240 artists and thousands of visitors coming to enjoy the vitality of the district.
Shelly Yang The Kansas City Star
The 85th Plaza Art Fair attracts thousands with music, art and food 2:22

The 85th Plaza Art Fair attracts thousands with music, art and food

Iconic sculpture returns atop Bartle Hall 3:21

Iconic sculpture returns atop Bartle Hall

Sky Station 'hair curler' sculpture is placed on its perch at Bartle Hall 2:02

Sky Station 'hair curler' sculpture is placed on its perch at Bartle Hall

Art pieces add color and fun to KC streetcar line 1:33

Art pieces add color and fun to KC streetcar line