Mid-Missouri Artists Program
Date: April 27, 2017
Time: 12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Town: Warrensburg
County: Johnson
Location: Warrensburg Community Center Arts & Crafts Room

Description, Contact Info, etc.:
Learn about the art of Kathy Liao at the Thursday, April 27, 2017, meeting of Mid-Missouri Artists. All programs are free and open to the public. The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. in the Arts and Crafts Room of the Warrensburg Community Center, 445 E. Gay Street--please enter the building through the main doors. Kathy Liao currently resides in Kansas City, MO, and teaches at Missouri Western State University as the Director of the Painting and Printmaking Studio Art Program. Drawing inspirations from her diverse cultural background and personal history, Kathy Liao mixed media work is about the intimate yet universal concept of relationships. Liao received her MFA in Painting from Boston University and BFA in Painting and Drawing from University of Washington, Seattle. Liao is a recipient of various awards including the Charlotte Street Foundation Studio Residency Grant, Elizabeth Greenshield Foundation Grant, Artist Grants from Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Vermont Studio Center, and Jentel Artist Residency. In the past, Liao taught at Boston University, University of Washington, Seattle University, and Gage Academy of Art. Her work was shown in Boston, New York, Los Angeles, Seattle, Kansas City, and many other cities nationally and internationally.