Violent By Design

Presented by Habitat Contemporary Gallery at Habitat Contemporary Gallery, Kansas City MO

Mar 12 2021
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Apr 23 2021
Violent By Design presented by Habitat Contemporary Gallery at Habitat Contemporary Gallery, Kansas City MO

Violent By Design opens publicly on March 12th and will be on display until May 29th. In conjunction with Habitat Contemporary Gallery and Leedy Voulkos Art Center, this series will be exhibited in two parts.

Violent By Design is an arc of Los Angeles-based painter Nehemiah Cisneros’ own “Ghetto Mythologies” created from 2019 to 2021 during the artist’s residency in Kansas City, Missouri. The work merges the graphic aesthetics of 90’s skateboard graphics with the theatrical scale of the Baroque painting of the 1600s. The two-part show challenges American history with humor and satire. While living in the Midwest, Cisneros draws connections to Los Angeles gang culture and the Midwest’s embrace of

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ADMISSION INFO

To help ensure the safety of our guests, and that social distancing measures are met, the following expectations are to be adhered to.  Facemask are required and there is a six foot distancing expectation.  If you come with another guests please stay within your social bubble.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Apr 16, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)
  • Apr 17, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Sat)
  • Apr 22, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Thu)
  • Apr 23, 2021 at 11:00 am - 05:00 pm (Fri)

Additional time info:

Part I, of II part exhibition, on view from 03.12.21 – 04.23.21

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

LOCATION

Habitat Contemporary Gallery

2012 Baltimore Ave, Kansas City, MO 64108

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