The Human Form vs. The Abstracts
On display through the first of October 3, 2016.
And the winners are...
Best of Show - Depression by Anita Young
Second Place - At Dawn by Christina Garcia
Honorable Mention - Rhythm of Pain by Ahna Valdez
Honorable Mention - In Motion by Don James
Juror Choice Award - Neropolis of Panopticon by Chris Hancock
Juror Choice Award - Portrait #11 by Don James
Juror Choice Award - Mother & Child - Bhutan by Carol Barlau
Juror Choice Award - Endure Hardship as Discipline by Linda Jurkiewicz
Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, 11902 Lowell Ave. (119th & Lowell). Open daily: Mon.-Fri. 5:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat. 7 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Art at the Center is a unique, not-for-profit gallery space that offers local, regional and national artists, both professional and amateur, an opportunity to showcase their work in the heart of Overland Park. All art is for sale, unless otherwise noted. Gallery commission and sales taxes apply. Closed Independence Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Admission is free.
The Juried Exhibition features art from all across the nation. This year William Rose, Kansas City artist notable for the Royal's world series mural, selected from 539 pieces of art the 82 show entrants. Of those, he choose 12 pieces to receive awards provided by the Friends of OP Arts.
Permanent Art Collections
The city has permanent art collections at the Overland Park Convention Center, Matt Ross Community Center, Tomahawk Ridge Community Center, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead and Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Docent tours available, call 913-344-8656, or take a virtual tour.