List of what’s on view in the museum this summer

NMCA checklist May 2022

Check out these selections from our permanent collection!

A-Z Campus checklist 2022

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April 21 FREE workshop for educators

Thursday, April 21 at 5:00 p.m.
RSVP for our regional teacher “meet up” workshop for KAEA members and friends! Tour the Charlotte Street Foundation Fellows – 2020 and Shinique Smith: STARGAZERS exhibitions. Join Karen Gerety Folk, Curator of Education, and learn about the temporary exhibitions and create a mixed media sculpture in a mini-gallery space using foam core. LIMITED SPACE. The three local CSF artists will lecture at 6:00-7 p.m. in the museum’s auditorium. Then for the closing reception, enjoy hors d’oeuvres and refreshments in the Museum Atrium, cash bar.

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Shawnee Mission iFair

Feb 2022 in service Narrative Art intro.pptx

SMSD iFair artwork list

InSight video clip for Roger Shimomura link

InSight video clip for Diego Romero link

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Extensions: New Work by Hong Chun Zhang

On view in our Kansas Focus Gallery through April 24! Come hear the artist speak on February 24, RSVP for the reception on our calendar page.

Artist info page & exhibition checklist: click here info and checklist

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NEW Docent Training group starting February 2022

We are once again accepting applications for a new volunteer docent training group to begin February 2022! Welcome visitors to the museum and JCCC campus, experience our world-class contemporary art collection; lead tours for preK-12 field trips, college classes, and adults from the community.


Applications are due January 20 – we will conduct team interviews prior to initial meeting.

2022 class schedule

Docent Position Description 2022

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KAEA 2021 Creating a Community of Allies

Link to presentation slides on Google: click here

handouts Tour information for 5 artists from the Nerman Museum Collection (Julie Moos, Linda Besemer, Brad Kahlhamer, Ebony G Patterson, Kerry James Marshall)

Read more about Viewpoints and inquiry in art appreciation: Dr. Mary Erickson’s website

5 levels handout

Art history research question list

Tips for investigating an Artist’s Background, Tempe Center for the Arts

Poem for Harold Smith’s painting Man of Color (scroll down)

Ebony G. Patterson InSight video clip link

PFLAG Guide to Being a Straight Ally

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Spooky Art scavenger hunt

Spooky art scavenger hunt


Find all 5 artworks in the 1st floor museum spaces, take selfies and show our Student Advisory Committee at the face painting table! You’ll win a fabulous prize…find the “bonus artwork” with bats in the 2nd floor Regnier Center west hallway to be the ultimate winner. Share online @nermanmuseum @jcccfinearts #artclub

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Middle School tour list October 2021

Middle School tour images Oct 2021

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Spring youth classes – we’re back in person!

Sp21 youth class postcard FINAL

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Join us online – Virtual Teacher Workshop, Feb. 10, 5:30 PM

Copy of Sp2021 online tours (pdf of slides)

Online tour list

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