a charlotte street 15 year anniversary project considering the history and future of artist-driven pioneering in Kansas City and the changing nature of the city's "frontiers"
“The Frontier” Phase II opening reception on Friday night, June 15 introduced several new projects at Paragraph and Project Space.
Phase II projects consist of: Road Does Not End; Frontier: to face; now rare; Making Marks/Leaving Traces; SubUrban: Kansas City Regionalism.
The evening included readings by Stephen Proski and Taylor Wallace of their poems featured in “SubUrban: Kansas City Regionalism: a Collection of Poetry”, produced by artist/curator Molly Kaderka as part of her Frontier curatorial project, as well as a live music performance by Hunter Long, also featured in Kaderka’s project.
Also on view was a new incarnation of the Living Timeline, featuring a selection of ephemera relating to the history of artist-run spaces in Kansas City. This new timeline installation is curated by Pat Alexander and Living Archive volunteers Jennifer Williams and Sam Casey.