Chinese New Year is one of five annual festivals celebrated at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.  For more than two decades, the museum has celebrated the event with performances, demonstrations, art, music, and food.  This was the temporary tattoo station featuring Year of the Monkey tattoos. Year of the Monkey Tattoo Photo #1.  A volunteer helps […]

Chinese New Year is one of five annual festivals celebrated at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.  For more than two decades, the museum has celebrated the event with performances, demonstrations, art, music, and food.  Here are three different shots from the event held on Sunday, January 31st. Chinese New Year Photo #1.  A drummer performs […]

Thanks to an amazing win in New York last night, the Kansas City Royals are up 3-1 in the World Series!  My photos from Budapest will remain delayed while I continue to practice my night shots by capturing Kansas City‘s landmarks bathed in royal blue lights. In case you missed the original post of Kansas […]

I can’t recall the name of this piece in the hallway of the Bloch Building at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, but it was an awfully cool piece with fluorescent orange paint applied to one side of white, geometric shapes of varying designs and then affixed to a white wall. You Might Also Enjoy: Other […]

While this year’s Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show and the latest No Doubt video are being roasted for their cultural insensitivity to Native Americans,  this pair of Christian Louboutin shoes is on display in the Nelson-Atkins Museum’s American Indian Art Collection. They were designed by Hawaiian-born artist Jamie Okuma who beaded them with glass and 24k […]