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AKMA Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

April 17 – June 7, 2020AKMA Juried Undergraduate Exhibition Registration deadline: February 10, 2020, 11:59pm: (online submission or postmark for mailed entries)entries) Please see the following form for rules and entry: Undergraduate Exhibition Entry Form There is a $10 entry fee... View More


Mud, Darkness, Wind, Smoke, Fire…Dooley Lawrence

January 17 – April 8 Mud, Darkness, Wind, Smoke, Fire…Dooley Lawrence St. Joseph local artist and pioneer, Dooley Lawrence’s exhibition highlights his thirty-five-year career. Includes paintings, pottery, and other media. “My best attempt to turn your eyes and get some... View More


Portrait Drawing Workshop with Cody Wheelock

Book Now – Friday, July 24, 2020 In this exciting workshop, students will tackle the elusive subject of portrait drawing with artist, Cody Wheelock. Cody will cover the fundamentals of portraiture in charcoal, discussing how to get accurate proportions, attain... View More


46th Annual Membership Exhibition

January 11 – February 23, 2020 The Membership Exhibition showcases the talents of museum members.  Each member was allowed to submit two original works not previously exhibited at the museum. Artworks have been divided into ten categories (Oil/Acrylic Painting; Watercolor... View More


Origami by Aldon Addington

  November 15, 2019 – January 5, 2020 Artist, Aldon Addington was born on September 23, 1934, in Omaha, Nebraska.  He moved to St. Joseph, Missouri, in 1941.  He graduated from Central High School in 1953, he traces the beginnings... View More





Studio Saturdays with Miss A: Art Classes for Kids

Join us for our last Studio Saturday with Miss A in 2019. All supplies are provided. Ages 1st – 5th graders. Classes are $25 each. Reservations are requested (for supplies). Please call the museum at (816) 233-7003 or sign-up online... View More