In episode No. 10 of the Femin • Is series, I sat down with painter Philomene Bennett to hear about her fifty plus year career as an artist. Having read Bennett described as the “grand dame” of art in Kansas City, I was eager to learn more. In episode No. 10 of the Femin • […]
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In episode No. 9 of the Femin • Is series, I sat down with Cyncha Jeansonne who created the controversial 1976 exhibition Women in Glasses at the Douglas Drake Gallery. We talked about the rebellion required to be an artist and how this two-day installation of 15 nude women came to be. Featured Image is a […]
In episode No. 8 of the Femin • Is series, I sat down with painter and Assistant Director of UMKC’s Womens Center, Arzie Umali. We talked about her research into representation of women artists in KC institutions, her work at The Women’s Center, and her work as a painter. Featured Image is of Arzie Umali’s […]
Whatever flavor you prefer, Kansas City has has a deliciously rich arts scene, and like a great meal, it deserves to be shared. With this in mind, KC Art Pie will be an artist-run podcast, featuring the artists of our local creative culture.
KC Art Pie will launch season one of the podcast with Femin • Is, an online and offline project and exhibition exploring local history of feminism in the arts alongside contemporary contemplations. Femin • Is will debut in March of 2017 during Women’s History Month.