Exhibits: anytime, any location, all ages

Saturday, September 5, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

This new exhibit, in collaboration with the Consulate of Mexico in Kansas City, spotlights the colorful, evocative works of many of Mexico’s top illustrators of youth literature, including the winning and honorable-mention selections from the country’s 24th Catalogue of Illustrators of Children and Youth Publications contest.

Saturday, October 10, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

Intimate Riot introduces the fictional aesthetic of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Based on Alice’s early published journeys, internationally recognized artist Peregrine Honig delivers a genre-crossing exhibit combining art objects, video, installation, and design alongside text from Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic.

Saturday, October 24, 2015
(All day) @ Central Library

One image starkly depicts the horror of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Another reflects a family’s unease — written in their eyes — after the first night of violence in Ferguson, Missouri. More buoyantly, there is Derek Jeter taking the field at Yankee Stadium for the final time in his decorated baseball career.

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