Visitors in American Paintings Gallery

Every visit to the Nelson-Atkins offers new and exciting discoveries. Our featured exhibitions bring the Museum’s outstanding collection of art together with magnificent works from private collections and world-renowned art institutions.


The following exhibitions are FREE:

Flowers to Frost: Four Seasons in East Asian Art

July 18, 2015—July 17, 2016

Emmet Gowin: Photographs

July 1—November 8, 2015

Philip Haas: The Four Seasons

April 25, 2015—April 17, 2016

American Folk Art from the Collection of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

February 20—November 1, 2015

World War I and the Rise of Modernism

December 17, 2014—October 18, 2015

Revealing a Hidden Treasure: A Jain Shrine from India

June 20, 2014—May 29, 2016


Upcoming Exhibitions

Rising Up: Hale Woodruff's Murals at Talladega College

September 25, 2015—January 10, 2016

American Epics: Thomas Hart Benton and Hollywood

October 10, 2015—January 3, 2016

Reflecting Class in the Age of Rembrandt and Vermeer

February 20—May 29, 2016

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