July 2017 First Friday Radar!

Archive Collective @ Front/Space

Friday 8:00-11:00

Front/Space

217 W 18th St

Kansas City, MO 64108

Archive Collective is collaborating with Front/Space in a new partnership. Programming is scheduled for the entire month of July to showcase the mission of AC — providing opportunities for the community to engage with photography and other lens-based media.

 

Care, A Performance

Friday 6:00-9:00 PM

La Esquina

1000 W 25th St

Kansas City, MO 64108

An performance series and tour hosted by Rita Puleo featuring local and national artists Hadley Clark (Kansas City), Valentina Desideri (Amsterdam), Pepe Espaliú (1955-1993), Ben Gould (New York City), E.K. Harrison (Kansas City), Stuart Horodner (Lexington, KY), Carolyn Lazard (Philadelphia), Jaimes Mayhew (Baltimore), Park McArthur (New York City), Lynne McCabe (Houston), Carmen Papalia (Vancouver), Megan Pobywajlo and Olivia Clanton (Kansas City), Harriet Sanderson (2017), Gabriela Salazar (Brooklyn), Sarah Sudhoff (Houston), Samara Umbral (Kansas City), Constantina Zavitsanos (Brooklyn) This particular performance will use choreography to pose questions of mobility and access in works made by artists who have disabilities, chronic illness, or entanglements with the medical-industrial-complex.

In for a Penny, In for a Pound

Friday 6:00-9:00

Vulpes Bastille

1737 Locust St

Kansas City, MO 64108

In for a Penny, In For a Pound is curated by local artist-curator Thomas Luna. This show is featuring artists Annie Woodfill, Fredy Gabuardy, Justin Mellon, Kylie McConnell, Kyra Gross, Max Crutcher, and Zane Smith.

Mudras – A Hand Magazine Group Exhibition

Friday 6:00-9:00 pm

Leedy-Voulkos Art Center

2012 Baltimore Ave,

Kansas City, MO 64108

The Hand Magazine, which focuses on regional printmaking practices is curating and exhibition of local, national and international artists.

Femin • Is

Counter Point

Friday 6:00-9:0o pm

1903 Wyandotte St

Kansas City MO 64108

Portrait series by Rachelle Gardner-Roe from her year long Femin • Is project. Each portrait is based on an interview from her podcasts for KC Art Pie that focus on female-identifying creative folk.

Final Weekend of Cristina Muñiz: My Hand — Mi Mano

Friday 12-6 & Saturday 12-4

Kiosk Gallery

916 E 5th St

Kansas City, MO

 

Final weekend to check out rad local abstract painter Cristina Muniz’s new work at Kiosk Gallery