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A Growing Collection: the Past 10 Years

This exhibition showcases artworks that the museum has accessioned within the past ten years. Works were carefully chosen to represent the diversity of the permanent collection and the artists that have created this body of artwork. While some of these... View More

Peregrine Honig: June 20 – September 12, 2021

“It can be about anything. Birth, death, war…” – Peregrine Honig Kansas City-based artist, Peregrine Honig, has her first solo museum exhibition at the Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art. Honig has participated in over 17 group exhibitions and her work is... View More

Begin Your Journey: A Sketchbook Workshop

“It’s so fine and yet so terrible to stand in front of a blank canvas” – Paul Cezanne We all know that half of the battle of making art is just getting started. Join us for a workshop focusing on... View More


The Albrecht Kemper Museum of Art was founded with a purpose to bring awareness and appreciation of the arts to Saint Joseph, Missouri. We are looking for individuals who share that same commitment. We encourage those with an enthusiasm to... View More


Did you know? We welcome over 20,000 visitors per year We provide educational activities for over 1,500 students We encourage appreciation of the arts by creating a forum for community dialogue Donating to the museum is easy! As a non-profit,... View More

Become a Member

Enjoy the museum the best way possible – as a member! The AKMA isn’t just a place to look at master artworks from the past–it’s a vibrant community of people who recognize the importance of a community-centered arts organization in... View More

Colored Pencil Happy Hour with Wanda Taylor

Wind down after work by learning something new! Join us Tuesday nights in June to relax, unwind, have a drink, and experiment with colored pencil drawing. From 5:30 to 7:30 pm, award-winning artist Wanda Taylor will walk you through the... View More

5th Annual National Undergraduate Juried Exhibition

For the past four years, the AKMA has welcomed the National Undergraduate Juried Exhibition. After a record-setting number of entries, currently-enrolled undergraduate students from across the United States were selected by a jury of MWSU and AKMA experts to be... View More