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Browse the Permanent Collection. "Kemper Museum is delighted to welcome Jade Powers as Assistant Curator. Applications due: August 20, 2020. Discover a transformative learning environment that empowers you to be influential; to make a tangible difference on a global scale. With over 100 clubs and organizations plus a continuous calendar of community activities, there is no shortage of opportunity to get involved.Cheer on the best in Division III sports with 23 varsity teams, 13 intramural teams and a championship record. Her responsibilities also included the implementation of public programs including, "Kemper Museum is delighted to welcome Jade Powers as Assistant Curator.
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art 4420 Warwick Blvd. © Elias Sime, courtesy the artist and James Cohan, New York. … Assistant Curator Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art August 2018 – Present 1 year 2 months. (More of her CV is on her Simmons bio page.) Rashid Johnson: Message to Our Folks is titled after a 1969 album by the avant-garde collective Art Ensemble of Chicago. The Kemper’s previous curator, Chris Cook, left the museum this past spring to direct the Salina Art Center.
Powers spent the last year as the Romare Bearden Graduate Museum Fellow at the Saint Louis Art Museum. KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI—August 28, 2018—Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is excited to be expanding the museum’s full-time curatorial team with the addition of Jade Powers, an art historian and museum educator who most recently served as the Romare Bearden Graduate Museum Fellow at Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, Missouri. Learn more at kemperart.org. Kansas City’s renowned FREE contemporary art museum, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art opened in October 1994 and boasts a growing Permanent Collection that uniquely bridges modern and contemporary works of art featuring artists such as Louise Bourgeois, Barbara Chase-Riboud, Keltie Ferris, Helen Frankenthaler, Hans Hofmann, Rashid Johnson, Joan Mitchell, Richard Mosse, Georgia … “I believe that my experience as a museum educator with responsibility for university and museum public programs will allow me to contribute immediately to the visitor experience at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.”At Kemper Museum, Powers will be organizing and assisting with the Museum's 8–12 annual exhibitions which take place throughout the year, along with public programs produced in conjunction with these exhibitions.Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art is located at 4420 Warwick Boulevard, Kansas City, Missouri, and is open 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., Tuesday and Wednesday; 10:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m., Thursday and Friday; and 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., Saturday and Sunday.
Her studies and expertise will bring fresh ideas and new perspectives to our growing list of exhibitions and public programs,” stated Erin Dziedzic, director of curatorial affairs at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art. From the bottom of our hearts, we thank you for your support.Get the latest from The Pitch delivered directly to your inbox.We've been drafting 40 years of news and culture for KC, so for our birthday we teamed up with local breweries to celebrate. According to the Kemper’s press release, O’Brien (pictured), who holds undergraduate degrees in journalism and women’s and gender studies from the University of Kansas, comes to Kansas City by way of The Kemper’s previous curator, Chris Cook, left the museum this past spring to direct the We believe free, reliable journalism that keeps the public informed and connected in this time of great isolation is of the utmost importance.