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Celebrate Mothers in the AKMA Museum Store

By Jill Carlson This year, why not support local artists while shopping in the AKMA Museum Store? We have a variety of items that will fit your budget that we know your mom will love. $40 necklace Two Charming Chix $21 print Angie Pickman $8 art socks Hot Sox $95 “Type” digital print Carolyn Anderson… Continue reading Celebrate Mothers in the AKMA Museum Store

Press Release: Three new exhibitions at the Albrecht-Kemper feature local and national artists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. JOSEPH, MO—April 13, 2022—The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of welcomes three new exhibitions this spring. Works will be on view at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art from Saturday, April 23 to Sunday, June 12, 2022. An opening reception will be held on Friday, April 22 from 4:00 to 7:00 pm. Light refreshments and… Continue reading Press Release: Three new exhibitions at the Albrecht-Kemper feature local and national artists

April 2022 News & Events: No Foolin’: April at the AKMA

APRIL 2022 NEWS & EVENTS Three new exhibitions debut this month at the AKMA On view April 23 – June 12, 2022 Exhibitions highlighting Stephen Johnson and Karen Matheis’ body of work will be on view from Saturday, April 23 until Sunday, June 12, 2022. These exhibitions will take place in tandem with the 6th… Continue reading April 2022 News & Events: No Foolin’: April at the AKMA

Students selected for national art history Symposium at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

By Jill Carlson ST. JOSEPH, MO – March 9, 2022—The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art (AKMA) continues its collaboration with the Missouri Western State University (MWSU) School of Fine Arts for the sixth year. The annual refereed AKMA / MWSU Undergraduate Art History Symposium offers the opportunity for students from across the United States to present… Continue reading Students selected for national art history Symposium at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

March 2022 News & Events: Spring into Art at the Albrecht-Kemper

MARCH 2022 NEWS & EVENTS Regional High School Exhibition reveals the next chapter in emerging artistic talent On view until April 16, 2022 BEST OF SHOW – Boots & Steps by Samantha Arnold, Sabetha High School Congratulations to the 121 participating artists in the Regional High School Exhibition – a 40+ year tradition! This year’s… Continue reading March 2022 News & Events: Spring into Art at the Albrecht-Kemper


AKMA in the News

For all press inquiries, please contact Jill Carlson, Marketing & Communications Manager at (816) 233-7003.

May

Summer Destinations: Show to See at KC Museums – KC Studio

April

Painted cows, RPGs and quilts: how undergrad art history student Caitlyn Martin came to present at national symposium – UMKC Roo News

Top 5: What’s happening in the area – Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to host Estate & Collectibles Sale – St. Joseph News-Press

Local, Regional, and National Artists Featured in New Albrecht-Kemper Exhibitions – KFEQ AM680

Artspeak Radio with Albrecht-Kemper Museum, Andrew Ordonez, & Jon Brick – KKFI 90.1 FM Kansas City

In new exhibition, Stephen T. Johnson shares his influence – University of Kansas News Service

MWSU student has art on display in new AKMA exhibition – KQ2 TV

March

THS senior ties for second place in Annual Regional High School Art Exhibition – KTTN-KGOZ Trenton

Shay Westerhof earns art honor – Trenton R-IX School District

Breckenridge, Trenton students featured in AKMA Regional High School Exhibition – Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune

Area High School Art Exhibited At Albrecht-Kemper Museum Of Art – Northwest MO Info – KAAN 95.5 Radio

Top 5: What’s happening in the area – Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art showcasing Regional High School Exhibition – St. Joseph News-Press

Hiawatha art students’ works recognized in regional exhibition – Hiawatha World

Opening Reception set for exhibition of high school art – Savannah Reporter

Samantha Arnold wins ‘Best Of Show’ with her pencil drawing – Sabetha Herald

Nodaway County students selected for AKMA exhibition – Nodaway News Leader

2 area students place in exhibition – Maryville Daily Forum

Savannah High art students capture honors at art exhibition – Savannah Reporter

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art Undergraduate Art History Symposium – Griffon Weekly

Young artists get their chance to display work at Albrecht-Kemper – St. Joseph Post

Slow Art Day back at Albrecht-Kemper – Savannah Reporter

February

Fairfax-born artist’s exhibits on display at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joseph – Atchison Daily Mail

An Artful Romance – Allied Arts Council

Valentine’s Day weekend events set in the area – St. Joe Live

Top 5: What’s happening in the area: Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to host Valentine’s Day Dinner – St. Joe Live

AKMA announces membership exhibition winners – Nodaway News Leader

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to host monthly After Hours event – St. Joseph News-Press

Albrecht-Kemper Museum to host After Hours Feb. 22 – Savannah Reporter

Local artists featured in AKMA members exhibit – Maryville Daily Forum

AKMA After Hours set for February 22 – Nodaway News Leader

St. Joseph, Mo.: Jesse James, the Pony Express and more – St. Louis Post-Dispatch

January 2022

Art Museum Holding Two New Exhibitions

Hyperallergic – Opportunities in January 2022

Two new exhibits to open at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

Local Briefs Thursday Jan. 13, 2022 – AKMA calls for undergrad artists, art historians – Maryville Daily Forum

New year marks new fun events at Albrecht Kemper Museum of Art in St. Joseph

Albrecht-Kemper brings back undergrad programs for sixth year

Albrecht-Kemper features art from Fairfax-born artist

Several exhibits to open at Albrecht-Kemper Museum – KXCV-KRNW

Museum calls for proposals for upcoming symposium – KXCV-KRNW

December 2021

Top 5: What’s happening in the area

New exhibit at Albrecht Kemper Museum of Art – KXCV-KRNW

Eric Fuson | 20 Who Count

Top 5: What’s happening in the area

Longtime art teacher hosts book signing

November

Is this real life? AKMA debuts two exhibitions that question reality

The St. Jo Scoop – November 2021

Sugarplum Festival returns to the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

Top 5: What’s happening in the area

Sugar Plum Festival returns to Albrecht-Kemper

This week from KC Studio – November 17, 2021

Two new exhibits to open at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

This week from KC Studio Magazine – November 24, 2021

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art debuts new exhibit

October

Travels in the Heartland: Delivering fun and history in St. Joseph, Missouri

The St. Joe Scoop – October 13, 2021

New driveway ready at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

Professors art displayed in St. Joesph for Missouri bicentennial

This Week from KC Studio – October 13, 2021

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to celebrate project with ceremony

New look and fun events look to draw more people to the Albrecht Kemper Museum of Art

Top 5: What’s happening in the area

Halloween and artwork cross paths at Albrecht-Kemper

September

Local briefs: Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021

A-K Museum gets historic fountain from Hotel Robidoux

Albrecht-Kemper Museum to feature Maryville artists

Celebrate Missouri artists at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art – The Raymore Journal

This week from KC Studio – 9/15/2021

Art museum exhibiting pieces from Gray collection

Two new exhibits open Saturday at Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

Albrecht-Kemper Museum highlights Gray Manufacturing

Richmond artists’ work on display in St. Joe

August

Work starts on Albrecht-Kemper Museum driveway project

St. Joseph Museums drum up tourism through trading cards

Award-winning ‘Summer in Hindsight’ Film Screening and Discussion at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to screen Kansas City movie

Albrecht-Kemper Museum accessibility project – KQ2TV

Albrecht-Kemper displaying fountain from historic Hotel Robidoux

July

Celebrating a young artist – KQ2 Live at Five

Albrecht-Kemper to host ’20s-themed art gala and auction

Museum-goers channel Roaring ’20s at gala and auction

Peregrine Honig at the Albrecht-Kemper by KC Studio

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art Hosts First Slow Art Day

Roaring into the 20s at Albrecht-Kemper – KQ2TV

June

Kent State student recognized in national undergraduate art exhibit

Albrecht-Kemper Museum to display two new exhibitions

Top 5: What’s happening this weekend in St. Joseph

Peregrine Honig exhibit is at the Albrecht-Kemper

Albrecht-Kemper hosting Peregrine Honig solo exhibit

May

Hainline featured in National Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

Student Artwork Selected for Exhibition

Works of area art students chosen for exhibition

Albrecht-Kemper to unveil glasses for colorblind

O’Fallon woman conjures up ‘Black Magic’ to express herself as emerging artist

JCCC art students selected for national art exhibition

Art exhibit at Albrecht Kemper depicts long gone rural American life

April

Groups are finding great memories in St. Joseph, Missouri

Award-winning art – the Savannah Reporter

Slow Art Day event to be held April 10 at Albrecht-Kemper

Weekend Possibilities | Adam Doleac at Knuckleheads, Slow Art Day and a RuPaul Drag Race Watch Party

St Joe Live Briefs – Albrecht-Kemper to debut new art exhibit

Five Northwest Art Students’ Work Chosen For Museum Exhibition – Including Maryville Native

Bicentennial art exhibit on display at State Historical Society of Missouri

Albrecht-Kemper Museum to debut two new exhibits

Five Northwest art students’ work chosen for museum exhibition

Fine Arts students present at AKMA

Hard work in the Homestead Era on display at the Albrecht-Kemper

Art imitating life: David City couple’s agrarian art collection on display

March

Artists awarded in High School Art Exhibition

Council approves funds for preliminary work at Krug Park Amphitheater

Student artwork on display in St. Joe – Platte County Citizen

North Nodaway students submit art to exhibition

AKMA showcases high school talent from young creators

RHS Art students earn awards – The Kansas Chief

Senior Sensation 2021 – KQ2

Robidoux Row at the AKMA

February

Museums turn to virtual events to keep visitor interest

Monday Morning Coffee With the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art Membership Exhibit

Art with Miss Bee

January 2021

Albrecht-Kemper to debut two new exhibits

Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art to host Membership Exhibition

Local artists place at Albrecht-Kemper exhibition

December 2020

Activities planned for the Christmas season – St Joseph art museum plans for events

Albrecht-Kemper to host holiday activities

St. Joseph native tapped as museum’s executive director

Albrecht-Kemper Museum launching campaign for new driveway

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Butler County couple’s art to be part of Lincoln exhibit

Albrecht-Kemper to kick off Membership Exhibition

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Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art Welcomes Visitors