The Best of Missouri Hands “On the Road-The World We Create” exhibit will be in the Four States Gallery at Spiva Center for the Arts in Joplin. This is an exhibit for 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional work with a subject manner spotlighting the world around you and creative processes. Just a simple look out of any window exposes architecture, design, nature, color theory, etc. The world can be as small as your neighborhood or as vast as the entire planet.

The exhibit will be on display August 18, 2023 through October 6, 2023. Installation will be the week of August 7, 2023. Spiva Center for the Arts is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm. There will be an opening reception on Friday, August 18th from 5:30 to 7:30pm.  

Members in the St Charles and Kansas City area have graciously volunteered to be drop off points for works. Members in Joplin and Kansas City have also volunteered to pick up works and deliver to Spiva Center for the Arts. Additionally, pieces can be shipped directly to Angel Brame and held until drop off. Return shipping to be paid for by the artist. BOMH would like to see the entire state represented, so please reach out for any additional questions or requests for getting work to Joplin. 

Important dates:

  • July 15-Call For Entry form due to Angel Brame at [email protected]
  • August 1-pieces shipped to Joplin due, address provided upon request
  • August 5/6-pick up of work in the St Louis and Kansas City areas, details available as it gets closer
  • August 7-delivery to Spiva and hang show

If this sounds like an opportunity you would like to be part of, please let me know as soon as possible. Feel free to give Angel Brame a call if you have any other questions. (417.483.8084)

We can’t wait to see what everyone has created!

Regional Exhibits Committee
Angel Brame
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