Dolphin Gallery http://kcur.org en A Final Opening At The Dolphin http://kcur.org/post/final-opening-dolphin <p>It was only fitting that one of the pioneers of the Crossroads Arts District would announce on a First Friday, May 3, that after two decades, his gallery would close. John O’Brien moved the Dolphin from the Crossroads to the West Bottoms five years ago. But now he says it’s time for something new. Fri, 17 May 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 36907 at http://kcur.org A Final Opening At The Dolphin Dolphin Closes In The West Bottoms, 'Body Blow' To Art World http://kcur.org/post/dolphin-closes-west-bottoms-body-blow-art-world <p><a href="http://www.thedolphingallery.com/index.html">Dolphin Gallery</a>'s John O'Brien had hinted about a change for months. But, now, it's official. Dolphin, the exhibition space and framing business in the West Bottoms, will close after its last show (slated to open May 17). Fri, 03 May 2013 13:51:54 +0000 Laura Spencer 36132 at http://kcur.org Dolphin Closes In The West Bottoms, 'Body Blow' To Art World David Ford / Freedom School http://kcur.org/post/freedom-school-initiative-david-ford <p>Coming from a long line of what he calls &ldquo;prairie people&rdquo;artist <strong>David Ford </strong>is the quintessence of politically incorrect and this is exemplified through his works. On this Tuesday&#39;s <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard">Central Standard</a>, </em>we learn about his journey to West Africa for National VooDoo Day.</p><p> Mon, 07 May 2012 19:10:42 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 17238 at http://kcur.org David Ford / Freedom School Travel Fuels Inspiration For David Ford's 'I Like African Chicken' http://kcur.org/post/travel-fuels-inspiration-david-fords-i-african-chicken <p><a href="http://www.davidfordart.com/" target="_blank">David Ford</a> is a painter, performance artist and provocateur. Ford also travels the world - to Mexico, Morocco, Guatemala, Cuba, and Turkey - for &quot;on-site cultural studies.&quot;</p><p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 16514 at http://kcur.org Travel Fuels Inspiration For David Ford's 'I Like African Chicken' Archie Scott Gobber's "SUPER POWER" http://kcur.org/post/archie-scott-gobbers-super-power <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-535103d1a6626-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-535103d1a6626-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="535103d1a6626-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-938242.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – Archie Scott Gobber's work engages viewers as a partner in an ongoing dialogue. "Super Power" marks Gobber's first solo at the Dolphin since the gallery moved from the Crossroads to the West Bottoms.</p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 18:14:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2029 at http://kcur.org Archie Scott Gobber's "SUPER POWER" Kemper At The Crossroads Opens November 7 http://kcur.org/post/kemper-crossroads-opens-november-7 <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-5350f86fea51f-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-5350f86fea51f-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="5350f86fea51f-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-737998.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – The <a href="http://www.kemperart.org/"> Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art</a> has two locations near the Kansas City Art Institute and plans to open a third downtown, in the <a href="http://www.kccrossroads.org/"> Crossroads Arts District</a>, in November.</p> Thu, 31 Jul 2008 15:50:31 +0000 Laura Spencer 4387 at http://kcur.org Kemper At The Crossroads Opens November 7 Political Art at the Dolphin http://kcur.org/post/political-art-dolphin <p>Kansas City, Missouri – During this year's bitter and at times vitriolic election campaigns, political artwork has been on the rise across the nation. Two new politically charged exhibits at the <a href="http://www.dolphinfineart.com/about_us.htm">Dolphin Gallery</a> in the Crossroads Art District...use humor and satire to deflect some of the negativity.</p> Tue, 02 Nov 2004 20:13:00 +0000 671 at http://kcur.org Political Art at the Dolphin