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IN THE NEWS

2019

‘New Faces of Corinthian Hall,’ A Growing Team Works Together – News Article, KC Studio (August 2019)

‘Corinthian Hall Renovation Realized,’ An Update on Progress and Next Steps – News Article, KC Studio (May 2019)

Meet the People Updating the Kansas City Museum For A 21st Century Future – News Article, KCUR (May 2019)

Missouri Folk Arts Program, Kansas City, here we come! – Museum Magazine Issue 74 (WINTER 2019)

2018

Why One Kansas City Artist’s Search For A Home Depended On The Basement Ceilings – News Article, KCUR (OCTOBER 22)

Kansas City Chosen for Creative Placemaking Workshop – Media Alert (JULY 11)

Kansas City Museum Reveals Exhibit Design Progress June 27 to Community During Presentation and Open House – News Release (JULY 2)

A Glimpse into the future of the Kansas City Museum – News Article, Northeast News (JUNE 28)

Community Invited to an Exhibit Design Presentation and Open House about the Kansas City Museum – Media Alert (JUNE 19)

Kansas City Museum Foundation Announces New Funders for #MakingAMuseumKC – Media Alert (APRIL 11)

The Kansas City Museum Announces New Collaborations – Media Alert (MAR 14)

Panel Selects 3 Artists to Produce New Works of Art at the Kansas City Museum through the One Percent for Art Program – Media Alert (MAR 8)

‘A Long Time Coming,’ The Kansas City Museum Breaks Ground for the Future – News Article, KC Studio (JAN 8)

2017

CT Scans Uncover New Findings About Kansas City Mummies – News Article, U.S. News (NOV 11)

Kansas City’s Mummies reveal secrets in CT scan results – and they’re going on tour –  News Article, The Kansas City Star (NOV 9)

Kansas City Museum hosts ‘Donuts with Dunn – News Article, Northeast News (NOV 9)

Kansas City Museum Leaders and Supporters Join Together for a Construction Kickoff Ceremony – News Release (OCT 11)

Kansas City Museum Hosts Construction Kickoff event – News Article, Northeast News (OCT 10)

$15-million will be spent on renovating KC Museum to make it more interactive – News Article, WDAF Ch. 4 (OCT 10)

$15 million renovations get underway at Kansas City Museum – News Article, KSHB Ch. 41 (OCT 10)

Construction Kickoff Ceremony to Celebrate Start of Restoration & Renovation of the Kansas City Museum – Oct. 10, 2017 – Media Alert (SEPT 26)

The mysteries of these South American mummies are unraveling at St. Luke’s Hospital – News Article, The Kansas City Star (SEPT 6)

Museum Expansion Highlights Garment Manufacturing in Kansas City – News Article, KCUR (SEPT 1)

#MakingAMuseumKC Honorary Leadership Announced – News Release (MAY 11)

Corinthian Hall Closing Temporarily for Construction – News Release (APR 21)

Kansas City Museum launches local history project – News Article, KMBZ 98.1 FM (MAR 13)

Kansas City Museum given $1-million gift – News Article, FOX 4 TV (MAR 13)

New Plans to be Shared at Public Open House on March 29 – News Release (MAR 13)

Capital Campaign ‘Making A Museum KC’ Launched – News Release (MAR 13)

HUB projects Announced – News Release (MAR 7)

Media Advisory for March 13 News Conference – News Release (MAR 2)

2016

In the Line of Duty Exhibition – News Article, The Kansas City Star (OCT 16)

Smithsonian Collecting Initiative – News Article, The New York Times (SEPT 18)

Kansas City Museum Update – News Article, The Bridge 90.9 FM (SEPT 9)

Smithsonian Collecting Initiative – News Article, The Kansas City Star (AUG 9)

New Smithsonian Collecting Initiative – News Release (JULY 12)

Update on Kansas City Museum Renovation – News Article, The Kansas City Star (JULY 4)

Planning and Design Open House on June 29, 2016 – News Release (JUNE 20)

Fashioning Kansas City Icons Exhibition – News Article, The Kansas City Star (MAY 11)

Thacher School Corner Stone Opened – News Article, The Kansas City Star (JAN 9)

Thacher School Corner Stone Opened – News Article, KCUR 89.3 FM (JAN 9)

2015

2015 The Fairy Princess – News Article, Northeast News (DEC 4)

Renovation at the Kansas City Museum – News Article, KCUR 89.3 FM (DEC 2)

Exhibition on the History of the Northeast Community – News Article, Northeast News (OCT 21)

Kansas City Museum Acquires Artifacts from the Savoy – News Article, The Kansas City Star (SEPT 25))

Exhibition on Mexican American Fast Pitch Softball Leagues – News Article, KCUR 89.3 FM (JULY 22)

Exhibition on Mexican American Fast Pitch Softball Leagues – News Article, KSHB-41 TV (JULY 22)

Divining the Museum Exhibition – News Article, KKFI 90.1 FM (APRIL 22)

New Acquisitions – News Release (JULY 22)

Announcing IAA – News Release (MAY 6)

Divining the Museum – News Release (APRIL 2)