Beep Goes The Weasel June 29 at Boulevard Drive-In – kids welcome

Take the kids to Boulevard Drive-In this Sunday night! The PG selection includes the double feature: How to Train Your Dragon 2 – PG @ 9:20PM Transformers 4 – PG13 @ 11:00PM Gates open @ 7:30pm 1051 Merriam Ln, Kansas City, KS 2014 Award winning project BEEP GOES THE WEASEL will be there on Sunday June 29, 2014 … Continue reading

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Hard 50 Farm Zine Mobile: Official Launch this weekend in Lawrence!

On Saturday June 14th the 2013 Rocket Grants project Hard 50 Farm Zine Mobile had a soft launch at the Johnson County Resource Library, and close to 100 people stopped by to check it out. Now, here’s your chance to attend the official launch of the zine mobile this coming weekend at Wonder Fair Gallery … Continue reading

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Discrete Curiosity displays Rachelle Gardner, Jo Kamm, and Shleigh Pasini

The Discrete Curiosity Project successfully launched its first round of artists, under the set “Hybrid.”  The work of Rachelle Gardner, Jo Kamm, and Shleigh Pasini will be on display at the Johnson County Central Resource Library (9875 W 87th St, Overland Park) until July 12.  We had a great discussion about the shared experiences and … Continue reading

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Article about the Warhol Regional Regranting Program’s Origins

Before you head out to see this weekend’s summer flurry of Rocket Grants projects, here is an article from the San Francisco Chronicle about how the program we are part of got its start. Since the establishment of Alternative Exposure in San Francisco, the expanding Warhol Regional Regranting Program has funded initiatives in Houston, TX, Kansas … Continue reading

This Saturday Discrete Curiosity launches Set 01: “HYBRID” artist work

For us, art is a process of exploration and constant research.  It’s taking something common to an uncommon extreme. This Saturday Yair Keshet and Elizabeth Lovett are pleased to present the first round of artist work to be displayed in the Discrete Curiosity cabinet. In this set of objects we’ve found a thread of investigations … Continue reading

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The Discrete Curiosity Project launches its first exhibition of artist work, June 14, 3PM.

    Please join Elizabeth Lovett and Yair Keshet from 2011 Rocket Grants Award winning project Discrete Curiosity as they debut their innovative display system for  artists’ work in public spaces. The Johnson County Public Library, Central Resources Branch, 9875 West 87th Street,Overland Park, KS 66212 June 14, 2014, 3pm The library will host the launch of the Discrete Curiosity … Continue reading

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If Da Dirt Could Talk performances scheduled June 13, 14, 15

Please join 2013 Rocket Grants Award recipients Nedra Bonds and Dr. Nancy Dawson for the culmination of their project If Da Dirt Could Talk. There will be three performances of Dr. Dawson’s play Stories From Da Dirt at venues around Wyandotte County, KS, over the weekend of June 13-15: Friday, June 13, 2 PM, New … Continue reading

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Civilian Stories: You Can’t Hurry Love

Opening Friday, June 6th from 6-9PM at Front/Space (217 W. 18th), Civilian Stories and Lots of Love present You Can’t Hurry Love. Featuring the design, sculpture, and photography of Sean Starowitz, Matthew Hayden, Nate Kautzer, Andrew Lyles, Taylor Pruitt, and Jessica N Rogers, You Can’t Hurry Love is about the patience, push, and pull to which … Continue reading

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Beep Goes The Weasel Debuts June 15 at Boulevard Drive-In

. 2014 Award winning project BEEP GOES THE WEASEL is coming to the Boulevard Drive-In located at 1051 Merriam Ln, Kansas City, KS, June 15 & 29, 2014 Moviegoers will get their first chance to play a vegetable keyboard at 9:00 pm before the first feature starts, and then again between movies during the snack bar break. Please join David Cedillo, Angie Wolford and Matt Hawkins … Continue reading

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

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

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