Calendar of Events

Exhibition Opening
UrbanSuburban IX
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2013

 1-4pm: A popular destination among collectors and curators, this annual exhibition at the Epsten Gallery offers audiences an opportunity to view a cross-section of established artists from the Kansas City region and beyond as well as a chance to discover some new talent. This year’s exhibition is one of the largest UrbanSuburban exhibitions to date, offering more than 160 objects for visitors to preview through October 25, 2013. (Free, open to public)

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ARTicipation Workshop
Open Studio at Epsten Gallery
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2013

1-4pm: An Epsten Gallery workshop led by Play Curator Linda White for families with children. (Free, limited seating; RSVP required)

 

ARTicipation Workshop
Abundance: Garden Tasting & Sukkah Displays
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2013

5:30-8:30pm: A free outdoor event initiated by KCJMCA in partnership with the Mitzvah Garden and The Temple Congregation B’nai Jehudah featuring artists and volunteers who have created four temporary, sitespecific, sukkah installations based on the Jewish holiday of Sukkot for the grounds of the Mitzvah Garden at B’nai Jehudah at 12320 Nall Avenue and Village Shalom at 5500 Nall Avenue, Overland Park, KS. This event includes raw-food artisan Debbie Glassberg and a team of artists-turned sous chefs serving a delectable gourmet tasting inspired by the Jewish harvest festival of Sukkot. Guests may also tour the Mitzvah Garden as well as each of the sukkah installation sites. (Free; tasting is first come-first served; open to public)
 



ARTicipation Workshop
Painting & Sukkah for the Future
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2013

11am-6pm: KCJMCA and artists Carla Malone Steck and Allan Winkler will host an interactive booth designed as a paintable sukkah for visitors to the 2013 Jewish Arts Festival of Greater Kansas City at the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City. (Tickets required; advance tickets available at Hen House: Adult $6 | Child $2)




Private Event
Private UrbanSuburban Patron Prelude Party
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2013

6-8:30pm: KCJMCA hosts a private party to celebrate UrbanSuburban 2013 Patron Donors at the Advertising Icon Museum, complete with catered hors d’oeuvres buffet inspired by the Advertising Icon Museum’s collection courtesy of Succotash; open bars and live DJ. (Open only to UrbanSuburban Patron Donors. For information on how to become a Patron Donor, call 913-226-8413 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .)




Art Auction
UrbanSuburban IX Live Auction
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2013

7-10pm: KCJMCA hosts its annual UrbanSuburban Art Auction at the Epsten Gallery, an exciting evening that features two silent auctions, a live auction, catered hors d’oeuvres buffet, open bars, bidding paddles, and artwork by over 120 local, regional, and national artists. (RSVP, ticketed private event; for information, call 913-226-8413 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .)