Jul 08 2022
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Aug 27 2022
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Beauty in the Darkness: Portraits, Poetry and Landscapes

Presented by The Art Gallery at HJ's Youth and Community Center at HJ's Youth and Community Center

In this collaboration between painter and poet, the theme of  “Beauty in the Darkness,” is explored in word and image. A poetry reading will be performed twice during the Opening Reception, at 5:30pm and 7 pm; the paintings will be on view at The Art Gallery at HJ’s, 6425 Wornall Road, KCMO  64113, July 8-August 17. DJ Hyde Matheny, currently practices as a contemporary realist oil painter whose portraits and landscapes are evocative of a sense of mystery, stillness and emotional depth that encourage contemplation or introspection. Poet t.l. sanders is an educator and a performance professional based in Kansas City, MO. He is the author of kNew: the POETIC screenplay as well as the producer of kNew: The Poetical Performance. In 2021, he was Missouri Arts Council Featured Artist.

Admission Info

The Gallery at HJ’s is open to the public, Monday – Saturday, 8 –11 am or by appointment.

Please Contact Linny Carrier at mlcarrier@sbcglobal.net or DJ Matheny at dj@djmatheny.com

Email: mlcarrier@sbcglobal.net

Dates & Times

2022/07/08 - 2022/08/27

Location Info

HJ's Youth and Community Center

6425 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO 64113