Alicia Farris was honored to receive a WHS award for her work, Strength and Struggle in the current Watercolor USA National Exhibit which is on display at the Springfield Art Museum until the end of August, 2019.
Join our Association of Midwest Museums "2016 Promising Leader" award-winning Curator of Art Sarah Buhr, as she discusses the curatorial process behind putting together the biennial "Four by Four: Midwest Invitational Exhibition." Enjoy a walk through the exhibition as Sarah highlights how each represented artist addresses the exhibit's themes. This art enrichment event is free and open to the public.
Springfield, Missouri is home to a vibrant artistic community. This exhibition, located in Avant Art the Museum's flexible social gallery, highlights and celebrates the creativity of our community focusing on artists living and working in the many neighborhoods that make up our city. This exhibition not only concentrates on the artists on display but also their neighborhoods and what it means to live and work creatively in Springfield.
On Friday, August 24th, during the opening reception of the Springfield Art Museum's biennial Four by Four: 2018 Midwest Invitational Exhibition, juror Jennifer Scanlan will award one of the exhibiting artists $3000.
Springfield Dance Alliance is celebrating First Friday Art Walk with live art! Follow us around downtown as we work on our Sculpture Walk Springfield collaboration project!
We will post updates as we meander around downtown. We'll be the one's hanging off the statues!