Misha Kligman http://kcur.org en PLUG Projects Presents 'Rare Earth' http://kcur.org/post/plug-projects-presents-rare-earth <p>Inside – and outside – the gallery at PLUG Projects, works by seven artists from around the country incorporate natural materials, such as lichen, geodes, fungi and fauna. In their paintings, photography, sculptures, and installations, they explore new ways of seeing nature - and the impact of human intervention.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 13:17:50 +0000 Laura Spencer 37650 at http://kcur.org PLUG Projects Presents 'Rare Earth' <I>Between Thee & Me</I> Bridges Divides Through Art http://kcur.org/post/ibetween-thee-mei-bridges-divides-through-art <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d865dc14590-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d865dc14590-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d865dc14590-"></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-980539.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. – Over the centuries, art and religion...have grown apart. As a Huffington Post writer puts it: "The art world suffers from a secular hangover." But, in recent years, artists are returning to religious subjects and imagery in their artwork.</p> Thu, 04 Aug 2011 20:58:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 2272 at http://kcur.org <I>Between Thee & Me</I> Bridges Divides Through Art