Byron Cohen http://kcur.org en Remembering The Kansas Citians We Lost In 2013 http://kcur.org/post/remembering-kansas-citians-we-lost-2013 <p>As 2013 comes to a close, we remember some of the local public figures who died this year. This list is by no means exhaustive, but recognizes some of the most prominent people who were lost in the philanthropic, arts and media communities of the Kansas City region.</p><p>As always, share your comments (or additions to the list) below.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 15:29:38 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton & Briana O'Higgins 48416 at http://kcur.org Remembering The Kansas Citians We Lost In 2013 Collector And Gallerist Byron Cohen Dies At 72 http://kcur.org/post/collector-and-gallerist-byron-cohen-dies-72 <p>Kansas City gallery owner, art consultant and collector Byron C. Cohen died Friday morning. He was 72. Fri, 10 May 2013 18:49:52 +0000 Laura Spencer 36537 at http://kcur.org Collector And Gallerist Byron Cohen Dies At 72 Byron Cohen Presents Works from China Through the Eyes of a Child http://kcur.org/post/byron-cohen-presents-works-china-through-eyes-child <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53c2f577b18d7-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53c2f577b18d7-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53c2f577b18d7-"></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-841589.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 – Sales of Chinese-made clothes, electronics and toys have fallen off a cliff in the last couple of years. But the global recession has only cooled the red-hot Chinese art market. Last year, 11 of the world's top 20 best-selling artists were Chinese.</p> Fri, 05 Jun 2009 18:59:00 +0000 Laura Spencer 1495 at http://kcur.org Byron Cohen Presents Works from China Through the Eyes of a Child