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Mo and the Giant Cap Gun

Mo and the Giant Cap Gun

Mo, our fearless gallery guru, shared this find with me, from the West Bottom in Kansas City…. Mo here. I’ve been talking about the World’s Smallest Version of the World’s Largest Cap Gun for two months, but I never saw the big one until today!…

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Kansas City Star review of the Rare Visions, Detour Art show

Kansas City Star review of the Rare Visions, Detour Art show

Belger Arts presents works collected from folks along the ‘Detour’ route By SARAH MOTE Special to The Star Mike Murphy, one of the show’s co-curators, is seen here with Ruby Williams, an artist from Plant City, Fla. Inez Marshall broke her back in a truck…

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Rare Visions, Detour Art on the radio!

Rare Visions, Detour Art on the radio!

Belger Arts Center Presents Large-Scale Folk-Art Show An exhibition, “Rare Visions – Detour Art,” at the Belger Arts Center pays tribute to outsider art, works by self-taught artists that aren’t often viewed in museums and galleries.  by Laura Spencer An exhibition at the Belger Arts Center pays tribute…

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Mike and Mo talk about the Rare Visions, Detour Art show

Mike and Mo talk about the Rare Visions, Detour Art show

KCUR’s Walt Bodine Show 3/26/2009 (click here) (this show is 1 hour long) Folk Art Talk with “Rare Visions and Roadside Revelations” ©“Rare Visions and Roadside Revelations,” is a popular, Kansas City-based television program featured on public television. The program has taken viewers across the country…

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Rare Visions/Detour Art Exhibit…Opening Night

Rare Visions/Detour Art Exhibit…Opening Night

(Erika Nelson’s “World’s Largest Collection of the World’s Smallest Versions of the World’s Largest Things” from Lucas, Kansas) Rare Visions. Detour Art Exhibit March 6, 2009 – May 1, 2009 Belger Arts Center 2100 Walnut Kansas City, Missouri (Bob Smithy “Angel” from the collection of Kelly…

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SPACES magazine visits

SPACES magazine visits

The March 2009 “Green” issue of the home/shelter magazine, Spaces has hit the newsstands and it was a doubly-good issue.  Not only did they come by my over-crowded home to see the collection as it was being packed up for the Belger show, there is…

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"Rare Visions, Detour Art" Exhibit at the Belger Art Center in Kansas City

"Rare Visions, Detour Art" Exhibit at the Belger Art Center in Kansas City

“Rare Visions, Detour Art” March 6, 2009 – May 1, 2009 Belger Arts Center 2100 Walnut Street, (one block east of Main Street) Kansas City, MO KANSAS CITY, MO – On March 6, 2009, the Belger Arts Center will launch “Rare Visions – Detour Art,”…

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