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Inspired Quilts

Presented by Kansas City Museum at Kansas City Museum at the Historic Garment District (KCM@HGD), Kansas City MO

Aug 23 2017
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Oct 07 2017
Inspired Quilts presented by Kansas City Museum at Kansas City Museum at the Historic Garment District (KCM@HGD), Kansas City MO

Quilts today are being made for reasons beyond why our grandmothers made them. Quilts today can and do inspire art.

Inspired Quilts, presented by the Kansas City Museum, is a small exhibit showcasing five quilts and one site-specific art installation. These works inspire viewers to see beyond utilitarian virtues and discover the art and culture of each piece. Of the five quilts on view, three are from the Kansas City Museum’s collections and two are works on loan from local fabric and textile artists.

From the Museum’s collections, two items are crazy quilts, which are essentially patchwork quilts, and

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ADMISSION INFO

ADMISSION:Free
Open Wednesday – Saturday 10am-4pm, starting August 23rd!

Contact: 8165130726

Email: paul.gutierrez@kcmo.org

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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PARKING
There is metered street parking on Broadway Blvd. from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday; free street parking on Broadway Blvd. after 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday; and free street parking on Broadway Blvd. all day on Saturday and Sunday. Please note that there is no street parking on Broadway Blvd. from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. There is free, two-hour street parking on Bank St. and Washington St.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

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PARKING INFO

PARKING
On Broadway Blvd., between 8th and 9th Streets, there is street parking as follows:

West side of Broadway Blvd., two-hour metered parking 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday;
East side of Broadway Blvd., two-hour metered parking 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday with no parking 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday;
West and East sides of Broadway Blvd., free street parking after 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday.

On Bank St. and Washington St., there is free two-hour street parking 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and free street parking after 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday.

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