T H E F R O N T I E R

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"

Public Program: Kansas City Power and Light, Wednesday, May 9, 6-7:30pm at Paragraph

As part of Phase I of The Frontier, photographers  Mike Sinclair, Ah-ram Park, Kevin Sisemore,  Emily Henson, and Deanna Dikeman spent several weeks intensively investigating and photographing the nine block, 850 … Continue reading

May 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

THE FRONTIER: Opening This Friday at Paragraph + Project Space

Join us for the opening of The Frontier on Friday, April 20, 6-9pm at Paragraph + Project Space, 21-23 East 12th in downtown KC. The opening will feature: Works by photographers Mike … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Deanna Dikeman on Power at KCPL

It is my turn to write the blog post for our Frontier project group this week. I had some ideas I was tossing around about the artificiality of the district, … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

Emily Henson on Kansas City Power and Light

Sure, Power and Light District just isn’t my scene. Honestly, the place totally grosses me out and generally, I avoid it altogether. When I visited the “Kansas City Live!” section … Continue reading

April 10, 2012 · 1 Comment

Kevin Sisemore Power and Light Photographs

My first impressions came from within a car as I passed through on the drive home each night…. the Kansas City Power & Light District was unexplored territory for me.  … Continue reading

April 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Power and Light – Ahram Park

Even though the Power and Light District is in the heart of downtown Kansas City, it has remained a foreign place to me. So when Mike Sinclair asked a group … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Phase 1 Projects

(Photo by Mike Sinclair.) The first series of projects for the Frontier — Phase I— are underway! Mike Sinclair, Michael Schonhoff, Julia Cole, Jane Gotch, Jonah Criswell, and Nicole Mauser … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · Leave a comment