Whirlwind Art in Motion Symposium

This event occurred in the past.
April 21, 2018
8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Contact:
Katharine Garrison 913-685-3604

Cost:
$25

 

The Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens is hosting a specialty curated exhibit called Whirlwind: Art in Motion. The Exhibit is comprised of 13 Kinetic Sculptures powered by wind and solar. To kick off this one of a kind exhibit, we are hosting a symposium with the artists and experts in their field.

Tickets include symposium, a light breakfast, admission to the gardens, and a guided tour of the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at Johnson County Community College. Also included is an invitation to our grand opening ceremony with the artists available to discuss their work in person, at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. 

  • 8 a.m. - 9 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast at JCCC
  • 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. Symposium at the Hudson Auditorium at JCCC
  • 12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Tour at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art at JCCC, limited to 40 people
  • 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Opening Reception at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens

During the length of the exhibit, guided tours and field trip opportunities are available.

This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Arboretum. Purchase tickets online.