Hector Casanova Cinderhouse

Arts & Culture
5:49 pm
Tue September 30, 2014

KCAI Students Prepare Murals For Vacant Scarritt Elementary School

Nicholette Haigler paints a peeping giantess on her mural panels beneath the shade of walnut trees.
Julie Denesha KCUR

Last week, visiting instructor Héctor Casanova Cinderhouse was at his desk in the illustration department at the Kansas City Art Institute, contemplating a small pile of plans for the first phase of a mural project at Scarritt Elementary School in the historic Northeast.

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Visual Arts
4:00 pm
Sat August 17, 2013

Kansas City Creative Couples: Casanova Cinderhouse & Cinderhouse

Héctor Casanova Cinderhouse and Renée Cinderhouse pose in front of a wall of items collected over the course of their relationship in their historic Northeast home.
Julie Denesha KCUR

The work of iconic Mexican artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera is on display this summer at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. They’re part of an exhibit called Frida Kahlo, Diego Rivera and Masterpieces of Modern Mexico.

Kahlo and Rivera are known not only for their paintings, but for their tempestuous marriage, which sometimes influenced their art.

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