SEPTEMBER 15, 2017 — SEPTEMBER 17, 2017
Presented in partnership with the International Guild of Miniature Artisans, Miniature Masterworks is a three-day event at The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures featuring fine-scale miniature artists showcasing and selling their work. Attendees will be able to tour the museum’s collection of fine-scale miniatures, meet the artists, attend gallery talks and programs, and view the works presented with the Barbara Marshall Award for Artistic Achievement.
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Click here for a schedule of the weekend’s events, including gallery talks.
ARTIST AND PATRON BENEFIT PARTY (Sold Out)
September 15, 2017 | 5-6PM
Enjoy champagne and hors d’oeuvres and get a first-look at the works entered for the Barbara Marshall Award for Artistic Achievement before the announcement of the winners. Tickets include admission to the preview and sale, T/m, and the show all weekend, begin at $250, and will go on sale Monday, May 15 at 12PM CST by calling Althea Crome at (812) 330-8823 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
MINIATURE MASTERWORKS PREVIEW AND SALE
September 15, 2017 | 6-9PM
Be one of the first to view and purchase work made exclusively for Miniature Masterworks. Tickets include admission to T/m and the show all weekend. Tickets begin at $50, are available on a first-come, first-served basis, and are limited to 4 tickets per person. Tickets will go on sale Tuesday, May 16 at 12PM CST and can be purchased at miniaturemasterworks.eventbrite.com.
September 16-17, 2017 | 10AM-4PM
The show and sale are included with museum admission. Admission can be purchased at the museum the day of the event. Admission is $5 for ages 5 and up, and free for ages 4 and under, museum members, UMKC faculty, staff, and students, and active duty military and their families.
BARBARA MARSHALL AWARD FOR ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT
Miniature Masterworks artists will be able to submit one piece for a new award. Sponsored by The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures, the Barbara Marshall Award for Artistic Achievement honors miniature artists who exceed the current standards of fine-scale miniature making. Prizes will be awarded for first place, second place, and third place. Submissions and winners will be available for viewing at artists’ tables throughout the event.
PLAN YOUR TRIP
Below are hotel, transportation, and attraction information that may be of interest and/or are in close proximity to The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures. Additional information about visiting Kansas City for Miniature Masterworks can be found on Visit KC’s website.
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