John & Maxine Belger Family Foundation

Belger Arts Center
Photo Archive

July 7, 2006 to October 6, 2006 American Dream: By Design - Selections by Evelyn Craft

Goddess of Speed Standard Electric Time Display Diner Scene including John Baeder "Maple Diner", 1973 & Clayton Bailey "Bug Zapper", 1986, "Secretary", 1992
Tom Huang "Sally's Stitches", 2005 & "Daydream", 2002 Robert Stackhouse"Klein-Torre", 1998 & "Dreamer" and the "Great Rain Snake", 1986 Chris Cross "Untitled", 1973 Model 1903 Rifle 30 Caliber Center-fire
David Parrish "Harley Davidson", 1973 Duane Hanson "Dock Man", 1979 & John DeAndrea "Door", circa 1973 1935 Ford Firetruck Specimens

February 3, 2006 to
June 2nd, 2006

Seating Arrangement
Innovative 20th
Century Chair Design
Molar Chair, 1969 Ball Chair, 1966, Desk Chair, 1976 Bouloum, 1969
Heart Chair, 1959, Cone Chair, 1959, Swan Chair, 1959 The Gallery
The Gallery Jan Schall, Curator of Contemporary Art for the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, with Rod Parks
Cary Esser studies a dining chair designed by Edward Wormley Visitors discuss wood and metal chair from 1999, designed by Andrew Christenberry III Kari and Chuck Simmons with "String Chair" by Egawa + Zbryk
Belger Gallery Assistant Mo Dickens and Elizabeth Alex, anchorwoman for NBC Channel 41 Rod Parks with Devon Himes of Renaissance Studios Rod Parks with Suzi Aron of the Crossroads Community Association and Cary Esser, Chair of Ceramics at the Kansas City Art Institute Seating Arrangement Curator Rod Parks accepts congratulations from visitor Evelyn Craft, Director of the St. Petersburg (FL) Arts Center, and Dick Belger of the Belger Arts Center




















March 3, 2006 to
June 2nd, 2006

Manuel Álvarez Bravo
Caja de visiones /
Box of Visions

Visitors at Opening Night for "Caja de visiones/ Box of Visions" Visitors at Opening Night for "Caja de visiones/ Box of Visions" Donna Johnson and Amanda Conrad study images at opening night for "Caja de visiones/ Box of Visions"
Visitors at Opening Night for "Caja de visiones/ Box of Visions" Kathleen Collins, President of the Kansas City Art Institute, with Noemi Hernandez, Deputy Consul for the local Mexican Consulate Dancers from the Ballet Folcklorico Atotonilco in dress from many regions of Mexico Alma Alcantara of Kansas' Mexican Consulate staff greets visitors
Dick Belger with Kathleen Collins Dick Belger (center) with Kathleen Collins (left), a friend of the late Manuel Alvarez Bravo, and Evelyn Craft, Director of the St. Petersburg (FL) Arts Center Consul Everardo Suarez of the Kansas Mexican Consulate with Colette Álvarez Urbajtel. Jeffrey Love, Kathleen Collins, Dick Belger, Colette Álvarez Urbajtel


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  The Belger Arts Center is located on the 1st & 3rd floors at 2100 Walnut St. Kansas City, MO in the Crossroads Arts District.
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