Past Exhibitions

Hosting 12+ temporary exhibitions per year

In 2021, over 280 active contemporary artists were represented in temporary exhibitions at the AKMA.

All Past Exhibitions

7TH ANNUAL NATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE JURIED EXHIBITION: April 22 – June 4, 2023

FAMILY, FAITH, FIGURES: HARRY J. OSHIVER: April 22 – June 4, 2023

2023 REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL EXHIBITION: February 26 – April 16, 2023

John Hulsey: “Transcendence – Truth in Nature”: February 25 to April 16, 2023

Jason Squires: Photography: November 25, 2022 – February 26, 2023

Heinrich Toh: Never as it was: September 17 – November 6, 2022

Norman Akers: “Constructed Places: Works on Paper”: September 17- November 6, 2022

Ariel Bowman, Deanna Dikeman and Found Object Exhibitions- June 18- September 11, 2022

Stephen Johnson and Karen Matheis and Undergraduate Exhibitions- April 22- June 12, 2022

2022 Regional High School Exhibition- February 27- April 16, 2022

Returning/Belonging: Artwork by Benjamin Parks and Kathy Liao – January 14- April 16, 2022

48th Annual Membership ExhibitionJanuary 15 – February 20, 2022

10th Annual MVIS Juried Exhibition – November 20, 2021 – January 9, 2022

Refracted Reality: The Work of Jim Cantrell – November 20, 2021 – January 9, 2022

The Joe Show: Selections from the Gray Manufacturing Corporate Collection – September 18 – November 7, 2021

Missouri Art Now: A Bicentennial Celebration – September 18 – November 7, 2021

Peregrine Honig – June 19 – September 12, 2021

A Growing Collection: the Past 10 Years – June 19 – September 12, 2021

Agrarian Spirit in the Homestead Era: Artwork from the Moseman Collection of Agrarian Art – April 16 – June 6, 2021

5th Annual National Undergraduate Juried Exhibition – April 16 – June 6, 2021

2021 Regional High School Exhibition – February 27 – April 10, 2021

47th Annual Membership Exhibition – January 15 – February 21, 2021

Nocturnes: Derrick Breidenthal and Ben Weddle: Panoramics – January 15 – April 11, 2021

OKeoscapes by Douglas Shaw Elder – November 21, 2020 – January 10, 2021

Staff Favorites: Selections from the Permanent Collection – November 21, 2020 – January 10, 2021

This site is undergoing maintenance. If you would like information about a past exhibition (1966 to present), please contact Megan Benitz, AKMA Registrar and Exhibitions Manager.

september 2021

sat18sep(sep 18)1:00 pmsun07nov(nov 7)4:00 pmMissouri Art NowA Bicentennial Celebration(september 18) 1:00 pm - (november 7) 4:00 pm(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat18sep(sep 18)1:00 pmsun07nov(nov 7)4:00 pmThe Joe ShowSelections from the Gray Manufacturing Corporate Collection(september 18) 1:00 pm - (november 7) 4:00 pm(GMT-05:00) View in my time

november 2021

sat20novAll DayRefracted Reality: The Work of Jim CantrellOn view November 20, 2021 - January 9, 2022(All Day: saturday)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

sat20novAll Daysun09jan10th Annual MVIS Juried ExhibitionOn view November 20, 2021 - January 9, 2022(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

january 2022

sun16janAll Daysat16aprReturning/Belonging: Artwork by Benjamin Parks and Kathy Liao(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

april 2022

sat23aprAll Daysun12junStephen Johnson & Karen Matheis Exhibition(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

june 2022

sat18junAll Daysun11sepThe Golden Age by Ariel Bowman(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat18junAll Daysun11sepFound Object Exhibition(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat18junAll Daysun11sepLeaving and Waving by Deanna Dikeman(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

september 2022

sat17sepAll Daysun06novHeinrich Toh Exhibition: "Never As it Was"(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat17sepAll Daysun06novNorman Akers Exhibition "Constructed Places: Works on Paper"(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

november 2022

fri25novAll Daysun26febJason Squires Photography Exhibition(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

december 2022

sat03decAll Daysun08jan"South by NWMSU Faculty:"(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

sat03dec(dec 3)10:00 amsun19feb(feb 19)4:00 pmStampede of Bronzes(december 3) 10:00 am - (february 19) 4:00 pm(GMT-06:00) View in my time

january 2023

sat14janAll Daysun19feb49th Annual Membership Exhibition(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

february 2023

sat25febAll Daysun16aprJohn Hulsey Exhibition "Transcendence- Truth in Nature"(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

april 2023

sat22aprAll Daysun04jun7th annual National Undergraduate Juried Exhibition(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat22aprAll Daysun04junFamily, Faith, Figures: Harry J. Oshiver(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

june 2023

sat10junAll Daysun17sep(Women) Artists from the Collection, 1800-2022(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

september 2023

sat23sepAll Daysun05novThen is Now: Works by Ani Hoover(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

sat23sepAll Daysun05novCurrent Works - Kansas City Society for Contemporary Photography(All Day)(GMT-05:00) View in my time

october 2023

thu12oct4:00 pmthu5:00 pmMosaic Life Care & AKMA Opening Reception4:00 pm - 5:00 pm(GMT-05:00) View in my time

november 2023

sun19novAll Daysun07janBrave Work: Women and Their Contributions by Patricia Streeper(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

sat18novAll Daysun07janRobert Quackenbush: Unearthed Fragments(All Day)(GMT-06:00) View in my time

fri17nov4:00 pmfri7:00 pmOpening Reception: Robert Quackenbush, Unearthed Fragments & Patricia Streeper, Brave Work: Women and Their Contributions4:00 pm - 7:00 pm(GMT-06:00) View in my time

january 2024

fri19jan4:00 pmfri7:00 pmOpening Reception: 50th Annual Membership Exhibition & Stillness and Life in Colored Pencil: Wanda Taylor4:00 pm - 7:00 pm(GMT-06:00) View in my time

sat13jan(jan 13)10:00 amsun18feb(feb 18)4:00 pmStillness and Life in Colored Pencil: Wanda Taylor(january 13) 10:00 am - (february 18) 4:00 pm(GMT-06:00) View in my time