Barbara O'Brien http://kcur.org en Erin Dziedzic Named Kemper Museum Curator http://kcur.org/post/erin-dziedzic-named-kemper-museum-curator <p>After conducting a national search, the <a href="http://www.kemperart.org/">Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art</a> today announced the selection of a new Curator and Head of Adult Programs: Erin Dziedzic. She starts at the museum in late April. Wed, 03 Apr 2013 14:32:15 +0000 Laura Spencer 34501 at http://kcur.org Erin Dziedzic Named Kemper Museum Curator Kemper ARTcast: Lordy Rodriguez http://kcur.org/post/kemper-artcast-lordy-rodriguez <div><span style="color:#1d1d1d">It was while studying at the School of Visual Arts in New York that <i>The Map as Art</i> artist <span class="il">Lordy</span> Rodriguez first started to explore themes of identity and place. </span> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 17:16:22 +0000 Brock Masterson 33487 at http://kcur.org Kemper ARTcast: Lordy Rodriguez Kemper ARTcast: Interview With The Artist Eric Fertman http://kcur.org/post/kemper-artcast-interview-artist-eric-fertman <p>In this Kemper ARTcast, Kemper Museum Chief Curator Barbara O’Brien interviews Brooklyn-based artist Eric Fertman, who made a conscious decision to stay in New York after graduating with a BFA from Cooper Union in 1997. This decision was important in his success as it allowed him to stay connected to a supportive group of people. “One person gets their foot in the door, and then they pull their friends in with them.”</p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 20:00:11 +0000 Drew Bolton 12655 at http://kcur.org Kemper ARTcast: Interview With The Artist Eric Fertman Kemper ARTcast: June Ahrens http://kcur.org/post/kemper-artcast-june-ahrens <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53cf395976ca3-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53cf395976ca3-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53cf395976ca3-"></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-988988.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. – Artist June Ahrens sits with Chief Curator Barbara O'Brien to discuss her works relating to September 11, in the exhibition <i>Acquisitions in Context: June Ahrens</i>.</p> Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:17:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2314 at http://kcur.org Kemper ARTcast: June Ahrens