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The Nelson-Atkins Museum Of Art

4525 Oak Street
816-751-1278

Mission Statement:
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is dedicated to the enjoyment and understanding of the visual arts and the varied cultures they represent. It is committed through its collections and programs to being a vital partner in the educational and cultural life of Kansas City and a preeminent institution both nationally and internationally. It strives to achieve this goal by adherence to the highest professional standards in the collection, preservation, exhibition and interpretation of works of art.



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Upcoming Events at The Nelson-Atkins Museum Of Art

Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Junior Jaunts Stroller Tour

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 from 10:15am to 11:00am
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Film - I Am Rebecca

Sunday, Sep 23, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Artist Tour

Thursday, Sep 27, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Final Friday: Teen Night

Friday, Sep 28, 2018 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Society of Fellows Travel through KC with JZ

Saturday, Sep 29, 2018 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Minds in Motion Tour

Wednesday, Oct 3, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Artist Talk - Dayanita Singh

Thursday, Oct 4, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Oct 5, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Oct 6, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Ethel: Documerica

Sunday, Oct 7, 2018 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Artful Conversation - The Great Death Pit

Wednesday, Oct 10, 2018 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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The 36th Annual Joseph S. and Ethel B. Atha Lecture

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Atha Dinner

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Rozzelle Court Restaurant
Kansas City, MO
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Business Council Annual Reception

Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Low Sensory Morning

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:30am
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Oct 17, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Oct 18, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Junior Jaunts Stroller Tour

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 from 10:15am to 11:00am
Kansas City, MO
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Talk - Degas’ Little Dancer Aged Fourteen

Friday, Oct 19, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Oct 20, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Artist Tour

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Oct 24, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Mary Atkins Lecture - Architect Marlon Blackwell

Thursday, Oct 25, 2018 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Final Friday: Teen Night

Friday, Oct 26, 2018 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Oct 27, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Oct 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Nov 2, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Friday, Nov 2, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Nov 4, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Celebrating Wilbur Niewald

Sunday, Nov 4, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Nov 9, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Nov 10, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Nov 11, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Nov 18, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Nov 22, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Nov 23, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Nov 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Nov 29, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Nov 30, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Dec 1, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Dec 2, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Dec 5, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Dec 7, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Dec 8, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Dec 13, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Dec 14, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Dec 15, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Dec 16, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Dec 19, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Dec 20, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Dec 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Dec 22, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Dec 23, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Dec 26, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Dec 27, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Dec 28, 2018 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Dec 29, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Dec 30, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Jan 3, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Jan 4, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Jan 5, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Jan 6, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Jan 9, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Jan 11, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Jan 12, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Jan 13, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Thursday, Jan 17, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Friday, Jan 18, 2019 from 10:00am to 9:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Saturday, Jan 19, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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Exhibition - Wendell Castle : Shifting Vocabularies

Sunday, Jan 20, 2019 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Kansas City, MO
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