125th birthday bash for Thomas Hart Benton slated Friday at Kelly’s
04/06/2014 4:27 PM
04/06/2014 4:41 PM
An annual birthday bash in honor of Thomas Hart Benton on Friday will celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Missouri painter’s birth.
A free open house from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Benton home and studio, 3616 Belleview Ave., will include two rarely seen original artworks by Benton.
That will be followed by a party from 6 to 8 p.m. in the back room at Kelly’s Westport Inn, 500 Westport Road.
Join the Discussion
The Kansas City Star is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.