Wichita Art Museum: artistic gem in the Wheat State

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There are a lot of events and programs to check out at the Wichita Art Museum. (Image courtesy of wam.org)

Kansas’ cultural crown jewel, the Wichita Art Museum (WAM), offers a vibrant escape for art enthusiasts. Explore a diverse collection spanning centuries and continents. Marvel at American masterpieces by Edward Hopper and Georgia O’Keeffe alongside contemporary works by emerging talents. WAM isn’t just about famous names – it’s about connection. Interactive exhibits and special programs ignite curiosity in visitors of all ages.  The museum’s heart lies in its permanent collection, offering a deep dive into American art movements and stories. Don’t miss the “Wichita Art Museum Confetti Chandelier” by Dale Chihuly, a dazzling glass sculpture that embodies the museum’s artistic exploration.

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