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Archive for Saturday, August 9, 2003

Painting exhibit among weekend diversions

August 9, 2003

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Large-scale abstract paintings by Kansas University art professor Robert Price are on view through the end of August in the main gallery at the Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H. Works by arts center faculty can be seen next door in the small gallery. Here's what's happening elsewhere in the region:

TODAY

  • "Self-Knowledge" with "The Ten Hidden Barriers to Diet and Weight Loss" author Dr. Daniel Somberg, noon, Barnes and Noble Booksellers on the Country Club Plaza, 420 W. 47th St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • "Cover the Rainbow Art and Music program," 3 p.m., Carnegie Cultural Center, Fifth and Main streets, Ottawa.
  • Kottonmouth Kings in-store appearance, 7th Heaven, 4:20 p.m., 1000 Mass.
  • Kottonmouth Kings, Phunk Junkeez, 7 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass.
  • "Hands Off, You Brute!" 7 p.m., Apple Valley Farm on Perry Lake, Perry.
  • Neil Young and Crazy Horse, 7 p.m., Starlight Theatre, 4600 Starlight Road, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Whitesnake, Warrant, Kip Winger, Slaughter, 7 p.m., Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Bonner Springs.
  • Branson-style country music, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m., Annie's Country Jubilee, Fourth and Main streets, Tonganoxie.
  • Peter Frampton, 7:30 p.m., Ameristar Casino Hotel, 8201 N.E. Birmingham Road, North Kansas City, Mo.
  • The Schwag, Pink Wall, 8 p.m., Uptown Theatre, 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
  • "Nothing Comes to Sleepers ..." 8 p.m., Just Off Broadway Theatre, 31st and Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
  • TJ Dovebelly, 9 p.m., Davey's Uptown, 3402 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Jeff Scheetz Band, 9 p.m., Grand Emporium, 3832 Main St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Overstep, Shots Fired, Sunset Black, The Trelese, 9 p.m., The Hurricane, 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Eve 6, Stage, AM Radio, 10 p.m., The Bottleneck, 737 N.H.
  • Wormwood, Jumbo's Killcrane, This Building is Cursed, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.

SUNDAY

  • Race for the Cure, 7:30 a.m., Union Station, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.
  • "A Magnificent Age," guided tour, 1 p.m., The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Sculpture in Summer Video: "The Mystery of Henry Moore," 2 p.m., The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Kelpie CD release show, 4 p.m., Love Garden, 936 1/2 Mass.
  • Family Barn Dance, 4 p.m., Unity Church, Ninth Street and Madeline Lane. Potluck dinner to follow.
  • Given with Honor, Gryphyn, Gang of Hours, 7 p.m., The Granada, 1020 Mass.
  • Colin Blunstone, Rod Argent, 8 p.m., Uptown Theatre, 3700 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Joe Croker, 9 p.m., The Hurricane, 4048 Broadway, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Giddy Motors, Santo Gold, 10 p.m., Replay Lounge, 946 Mass.
  • Don Mumford and Friends, 10 p.m.-1:30 a.m., Eighth Street Tap Room, Eighth and New Hampshire streets.

ONGOING

  • "Juke Joint," through Sunday, American Jazz Museum's Changing Gallery, 1616 E. 18th St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • "The Open Road: A Celebration of Motorcycling," through mid-August, Union Station, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.
  • "A Showing of Watercolors and Ink," by Kimbo, through Aug. 27. Reception: 6 p.m.-10 p.m. today, Olive Gallery and Art Supply, 15 E. Eighth St.
  • "Sky Mudras: Paintings by Robert Price," through Aug. 27, Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H.
  • Lawrence Arts Center Faculty Exhibition, through Aug. 27, Lawrence Arts Center, 940 N.H.
  • Sculptural metal forms by Ron Hinton, multimedia sculptures by David Vertacnik, abstract paintings by T. Watson Bogaard and origami art creations by Nancy Loo Bjorge, through Aug. 29, CornerBank, 4621 W. Sixth St.
  • Nora Campbell-Hume, ceramics/shoes/pastels, through Aug. 29, Art Affair, 622 High, Baldwin.
  • Flower scans by John Heider, library media room, through Aug. 31, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt.
  • "Engineer It!" Science City, through Sept. 1, Union Station-Science City, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.
  • "A Magnificent Age: French Paintings from the Walters Museum of Art," through Sept. 7, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, 4525 Oak St., Kansas City, Mo.
  • "The Lewis & Clark Adventure," Powell Gardens, through Sept. 30, 1609 N.W. U.S. Highway 50, Kingsville, Mo.
  • "Greg Rose: Paradise Redux," through Oct. 5, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, 4420 Warwick Blvd., Kansas City, Mo.
  • Extreme Screen: "Bugs! in 3D," through Jan. 4, Union Station-Science City, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.
  • Extreme Screen: "Adrenaline Rush: The Science of Rick," through Jan. 8, Union Station-Science City, Pershing Road and Main Street, Kansas City, Mo.

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