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The exhibit concerns the resolution of a dispute over land ownership for the Osage tribe who once lived in Missouri, but were moved to Kansas, and then to a reservation in Oklahoma. The federal government allotted what had been tribally owned reservation land to the original 2,229 individual Osage tribeal members. This was the result of the Osage Allotment Act passed by the U.S. Congress in 1906; it also gave the tribe the mineral rights to the reservation's lands.
More than 1,300 photographs are showcased in this exhibition, featuring the original allottees of the Osage Tribe. Individuals, families and friends are presented as a proud nation steeped in tradition. Presented in the Saint Louis University Museum of Art.
The exhibit is organized by the Osage Tribal Museum, established in 1938; it is the oldest tribally-owned museum in the U.S. The museum is located on the Osage Nation Reservation in Pawhuska, Oklahoma.
The City of Cape Girardeau's first public art exhibit will open on Friday, April 4 and will consist of seven substantial pieces to be placed along the Broadway Corridor in downtown Cape Girardeau for a year, culminating in early April 2015. The seven artists are: Andy Arvantes, Mike Baur, Beth Nybeck, Dan Perry, Ben Pierce, Stephanie Sailer, and Chris Wubbena.
Don’t miss the 23nd Annual Capital Jazzfest and Capital Street Art Fair with its free concert and art exhibition.
Watch live jazz music and artist competition with chalk art drawings. Art competition begins at 12:30 p.m. and the music starts at 1:30. Music stage will be at the corner of Madison and High Streets. Chalk art competition will take place on High Street from Jefferson to Monroe streets.
This large craft show is held annually in the West Plains Civic Center.
A wide range of vendors will be available at this year’s event, ranging from jewelry to woodworking and everything in between. The show consists of locally-made items from crafters throughout the area; no flea market items are allowed.
All proceeds go to youth-oriented projects in the area. Admission is $2 per day, children 14 and younger admitted free if accompanied by an adult.
Join us for the 44th Annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Extravaganza sponsored by the Arts Council of Southeast Missouri. The craft fair takes place in the Osage Center and the Show Me Center, the weekend before Thanksgiving!
This is one of the largest craft fairs in the region, and we attract artisans and crafters from all over the Midwest. Each year we display over 300 different booths selling unique handmade items-perfect for the gift-giving spirit of the season! And last year we had over 12,000 shoppers!
Ticket prices are $5 on Saturday for both days and both locations; $3 on Sunday only for both locations.
The Jefferson City Cultural Arts Commission would like to extend a special invitation to the 4th Annual Wine and Design 5 p.m.-8:30 p.m. at The Village Square, originally Warwick Village. The evening will offer a wine tasting and pairing of hors d'oeuvres along with a unique art auction as well as artist’s booths, musical entertainers and more.
The cost is $10/ticket and proceeds will go to outdoor public art installations (Advance ticket purchase as Art Bazaar, Brew House and Carrie’s Hallmark).
Art and artifacts from acquisitions including works by Rodin, Picasso, Jacob Lawrence, Jake Wells, Maria Martinez, Tony Da and other luminaries will be on display in the Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Museum.
Artist Bernard Perlin designed some of the most iconic American propaganda posters of World War II. As an artist-correspondent for LIFE and FORTUNE magazines, he sketched major military personnel and noted political figures. He accompanied commando missions into Nazi-occupied Greece, recorded the preparations for the final air war on Japan, and was aboard the USS MISSOURI for the formal Japanese surrender.
Upon his return to the United States, Perlin became a noted painter, with works now in the Museum of Modern Art, the Smithsonian, and other major institutions. His illustrations appeared in popular magazines through the 1960s. Perlin continued to paint until his death in January 2014 at the age of 95.
Bernard Perlin: An Artist Goes to War is the first retrospective of Perlin's incredible work as a war artist. Join us for an exhibit of his work at the Kirksville Art Center November 7, 2014-January 3, 2015.
For more information on Bernard Perlin, visit www.BernardPerlin.com.
Brent Webb, director of the art department at Southeastern Illinois College, presents a solo exhibition of oil paintings that projects fantasies, dreams, myths, memories and desires.
There will be an artist talk from 4-5 p.m. on Sept. 5 and a reception from 5-7 p.m. on Sept. 5 in the historic Seminary Building Room 106 at Southeast Missouri State University's River Campus.
They come from miles around....lines of Corvettes representing all generations travel from all 50 states to the National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green, KY.
They'll be making an overnight stop on their journey right here in Cape Girardeau on Tuesday, August 26th. Come on down to Main Street in historic downtown Cape Girardeau for an evening of fun and cars.
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