Vox Narro presents a cultural celebration of Kansas City’s Liberian community

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Please join Michelle Pond, Judith Towse Roberts & Rhiannon Ross, Kansas City artists, writers and members of Rocket Grants 2012 Award winning team Vox Narro, for an afternoon celebrating Kansas City’s Liberian community. Saturday June 14, 2014, at 2 PM North-East branch library, 6000 Wilson Road, Kansas City RSVP appreciated The program will include Liberian poetry, performance … Continue reading

Vox Narro on KKFI 90.1 tonight 6PM

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Check it out! Vox Narro members Rhiannon Ross, Michelle Pond, Sharon Eiker, & Jose Faus in the studio tonight. Listen online www.kkif.org ARTSPEAK RADIO presents, Vox Narro Today at 6:00pm KKFI 90.1 FM 

A Cultural Celebration of KC’s Asian-Indian Community

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Saturday, April 12, 2014 2:00pm @ North-East Branch RSVP now! 2012 Rocket Grants project Vox Narro presents: Join University of Kansas instructor and choreographer Anjali Tata-Hudson and members of the Asian-Indian community for an afternoon of Indian poetry, live and recorded music, dance, visual art, and personal narratives. Following the presentations, sample a variety of Indian cuisine. The Vox … Continue reading

Byproduct: Final Rinse

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It’s astonishing to think about what can be done in the time frame of doing one’s laundry. One could sit on their phone and scroll the “news” feed on Facebook, one may read a book, or one could simply just sit there.  A 2012 Rocket Grant, which is made possible through the Charlotte Street Foundation, the Spencer Museum of Art, and the Andy Warhol … Continue reading

Byproduct: Civic Studio Discussion

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“The City is at a pivotal juncture in its cultural development and this plan focuses on the public role – the municipality – in the future development of the cultural life of the City.” KCMO Art Convergence Plan Dirty Laundry Podcast:

Byproduct: Renewal Program

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A laundromat is a place of cleanliness, relaxation, and renewal. For most, Sunday is laundry day and typically involves a day mixed with laziness as well as productivity. Renewal, an event that took place at the Walnut Place Laundromat (11/10/13) consisted of a schedule of activities, programs, and services that sought to enhance the experience of the … Continue reading

Byproduct: Civic Studio

Sam Durant’s installation, “We Are the People,” on view at Project Row Houses in 2003. Photo by Rick Lowe, courtesy Project Row Houses.

Laundromat Symposium on Tuesday, November 19th at 6:00 PM: Civic Studio.  Walnut Place Laundromat, 4241 Walnut St. KCMO. “The City is at a pivotal juncture in its cultural development and this plan focuses on the public role – the municipality – in the future development of the cultural life of the City.” KCMO Art Convergence Plan What … Continue reading

Byproduct: Renewal

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Renewal  Walnut Place Laundromat Sunday, November 10, 2013 1:00 -5:00 pm Free and open the public; tips welcomed/encouraged. A laundromat is a place of cleanliness, relaxation, and renewal. For most, Sunday is laundry day and typically involves a day mixed with laziness as well as productivity. Renewal, an event that will take place at the … Continue reading

Art, Narrative, and Identity

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Art, Narrative, and Identity Discussion (It’s two hours solid) Link to the Scout Project: Here KCUR coverage of the discussion: http://kcur.org/post/bitterman-enters-community-dialogue-about-controversial-scout-billboard  Special thanks to Moses Brings Plenty, A. Bitterman, Jose Faus, and to Jon Blumb for the images.

Byproduct: Zine Workshop

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Write it, Draw It, Staple it, Share it! Tuesday November 5th, 6 PM – 8 PM. At the Walnut Place Laundromat. The idea behind a zine is that you’ve got something to share with the world, and there is a community of people out there that want to read it! In this workshop we’ll discuss a … Continue reading

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