In This Moment

Presented by Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City MO

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Feb 02
In This Moment

In this Moment presents figural works of art from the Kemper Museum Permanent Collection that feature a range of techniques used to convey subtle gestures, instances of stillness, and contemplative states.

Sally Michel Avery’s Long Nude (ca. 1976) references traditional representations of rest, showing the figure lying horizontally and elongated across the composition. In David Bates’s 97th Street Pier(1992), the figures on the wooden dock are angular, their limbs creating sharp right angles and triangular shapes throughout the composition. These effects—elongated, softened linear forms and shortened, sharper lines—cause our eye to move at varying speeds across the surface of the work.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

  • Jan 24, 2019 at 10:00 am (Thu)
  • Jan 25, 2019 at 10:00 am (Fri)
  • Jan 26, 2019 at 10:00 am (Sat)
  • Jan 27, 2019 at 10:00 am (Sun)
  • Jan 29, 2019 at 10:00 am (Tue)
  • Jan 30, 2019 at 10:00 am (Wed)
  • Jan 31, 2019 at 10:00 am (Thu)
  • Feb 1, 2019 at 10:00 am (Fri)
  • Feb 2, 2019 at 10:00 am (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art

4420 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111

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