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"

Reception for Phase II of The Frontier THIS FRIDAY, June 15, 6-9pm

Join Charlotte Street and the curators, artists, writers, archivists and others involved in the second incarnation of the The Frontier this Friday evening!  The evening will include readings by Stephen Proski … Continue reading

June 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

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 pix from April 20

The Frontier opened to a packed crowd on Friday, April 20 at Paragraph and Project Space! The evening included the debut of Phase I projects:  Kansas City Power and Light,  An … Continue reading

May 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Beating the Bounds public program, May 2, 6.30 PM

Please join us for a public program: Flash mobs & curfews: the rights and responsibilities of free access to public space. Wednesday, May 2, from 6.30 – 8.30 PM, at … Continue reading

April 30, 2012 · 2 Comments

The first installation of The Living Timeline debuts Friday night

The Living Archive team has been hard at work within The Frontier the last few days, sifting through the first batch of archival materials on loan from KC artists and … Continue reading

April 20, 2012 · 1 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