The latest news on exhibits at the Alice C. Sabatini Gallery, programs, and cool things around Topeka in our arts community, opportunities for artists, posts about art books and video and photos from exhibits you may have missed.

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Curate This! Shades of Perception

This exhibit curated by regional high school students using the gallery’s permanent collection. This year’s show is inspired by the psychology behind perspective. Come in and discover how your perspective can be warped April 28–June 15.

Printed Image opens April 18

Printed Image Competition Offers Challenging Viewpoints

Experience the newest, most challenging and exciting works in American, contemporary printmaking. Exhibit opens April 18.

Edible Books 2014 (detail)

2014 Edible Book Festival Results!

And the winners are…Click title to view Best In Show March of the Penguins by Nessa Johnson 1st Runner-up BBQ Queens’ Big Book of Barbecue by Gwendolyn Hughes Most Likely To Be Devoured Chocolate Heart by Robin Burke Best Play on Words Everyone Poops by Winter and Angie Frendle Congratulations to the winners! You can […]

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Eat A Book! 8th Annual Edible Book Festival

It’s a simple recipe for fun: 1 book of your choice 1 creative way of interpreting it with food edible ingredients That’s it! All ages are welcome to participate in transforming any book into a culinary masterpiece based on the content or appearance of your book, from puns to literal interpretations. This is one of […]


Edible Book Festival Offers Friendly, Yummy Competition

Create an edible masterpiece based on the content or shape of a book – fun for the whole family! Create one or vote for the “books” you think are the most awesome Friday, April 4!


Experience Art and Science at Kansas Burns

Smoke. Flame. Fire at its most raw form. Prairie fires are quintessentially Kansas. Learn more about your state and its ecosystem when you view photos, ceramics and paintings depicting the fires.


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