H&R Block Artspace http://kcur.org en Artspace Exhibition Explores 'Performance Now' http://kcur.org/post/artspace-exhibition-explores-performance-now <p>A traveling exhibition at the H&amp;R Block Artspace, <em>Performance Now</em>, includes performance art from the last decade, with work by artists spanning generations, such as <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marina_Abramovi%C4%87">Marina Abramović</a>, Yael Bartana, and Clifford Owens.</p><p>There’s a 12-hour performance of a 3 ½ minute aria; a slightly-scripted soap opera filmed in Ikea stores; and a Claymation film about urban violence. There are also re-performances, or re-creations of famous works from the past.</p><p><strong>Performance art, then and now</strong></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 43105 at http://kcur.org Artspace Exhibition Explores 'Performance Now' 'Seven' Questions for Artist Luis Camnitzer http://kcur.org/post/seven-questions-artist-luis-camnitzer <p></p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:21:56 +0000 Esther Honig 42257 at http://kcur.org 'Seven' Questions for Artist Luis Camnitzer Collaborating With The Xijing Men http://kcur.org/post/collaborating-xijing-men <p><a href="http://www.kcai.edu/">Kansas City Art Institute</a> students experienced cross-cultural communication through art during a Sunday workshop with visiting artists at the <a href="http://www.kcai.edu/artspace">H&amp;R Block Artspace</a>. As part of their 1o-day residency in Kansas City, the Xijing Men led the students through activities designed to inspire them to use their skills as budding artists. Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:30:00 +0000 Julie Denesha & Laura Spencer 31047 at http://kcur.org Collaborating With The Xijing Men