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Charlotte Street Foundation announces Kimi Kitada as new Jedel Family Foundation Curatorial Fellow

KANSAS CITY, Mo, October 7, 2020: After a nationwide search throughout the summer of 2020, Charlotte Street Foundation is excited to announce new Jedel Family Foundation Curatorial Fellow, Kimi Kitada. Kitada, an independent curator previously based in…

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Kansas City artist to bring multimedia art performance Re-Enactments to residents experiencing memory loss through a drive-in experience

KANSAS CITY, Mo, September 29, 2020: In July 2020, Charlotte Street Foundation funded 10 public art projects for local artists to express themselves and bring together communities in socially distant ways throughout the period of the COVID-19 pandemic….

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New Crossroads Artboards featuring local Kansas City artists are now on display above BOK Financial

KANSAS CITY, MO, September 14, 2020: The 2020 fall season in Kansas City’s Crossroads Art District will be graced with newly installed Crossroads Artboards featuring local artists Alonso L. Ortega and Davin Watne. Located on top of BOK Financial’s Cros…

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Charlotte Street, Spencer Museum of Art, and ArtsKC announce another cycle of Rocket Relief grants for Kansas City area artists

KANSAS CITY, Mo, August 17, 2020:  As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to impact local economies and individuals in the Kansas City region, local arts organizations Charlotte Street Foundation, Spencer Museum of Art, and ArtsKC Regional Arts Cou…

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Charlotte Street announces Art Where You’re At recipients, providing funds to 10 local artists for public-facing projects

KANSAS CITY, Mo, July 23, 2020: As Kansas City continues to adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic with new public health protocols, local artists are gathering communities with new, DIY public-facing arts projects. Charlotte Street Foundation has commissioned…

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This is the last weekend to apply for Rocket Relief!

July 17, 2020 will see the final selection of recipients receiving funding from the first cycle of Rocket Relief Emergency Grants. The first cycle will have funded 142 of artists with $142,000 of emergency funds. If you are yet to apply, and want to be…

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Charlotte Street Foundation Seeks Jedel Family Foundation Curatorial Fellow

Charlotte Street Foundation is excited to announce that we are currently accepting applications for the new, Jedel Family Foundation Curatorial Fellow. This position is a revised continuation of Charlotte Street’s original Curatorial Residency. The Job…

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Charlotte Street’s Statement on uses of blackface and cultural appropriation in Kansas City

Charlotte Street Foundation has been considering what it means as an arts organization to act in solidarity against oppressive, systemic issues that exist within our country. While this has been an ongoing conversation for us over a number of years, in…

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Summer season welcomes new Crossroads Artboards in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MO, June 15, 2020: Two new works from local Kansas City artists are now installed in the heart of Kansas City’s Crossroads District. The newly installed Artboards feature work from artists Joe Bussell and Kylie McConnell, which can be foun…

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Charlotte Street announces Art Where You’re At call, encouraging artists to create socially distant art projects

KANSAS CITY, Mo, June 12, 2020: Charlotte Street is excited to announce Art Where You’re At: Socially Distant Art Projects for Kansas City area artists looking to create DIY, public-facing art projects as a response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Charlotte…

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