It’s hot. It’s summer. Sticking with a heat theme, week 34 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series is dedicated to our collection of Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps.
For week 33 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series we’re featuring our Chinese pewter collection.
For week 32 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series, we’re staying local and featuring artist and Menninger Clinic art therapy pioneer, Mary Huntoon.
For week 31 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series we’re looking west to Manhattan, home to renowned ceramist and Distinguished Professor of Ceramics at Kansas State University, Yoshiro Ikeda.
Breathe new life into damaged or out-of-date books by altering them into a work of art.
For week 30 of our Kansas sesquicentennial video series we’re taking a closer look at the Library’s various stained glass windows. Six are from the original 1883 Library located on the Statehouse grounds, two were commissioned from artist Mark Anschutz for the Library’s grand re-opening for the Topeka Room and a triptych from the Woodward family home, originally in Lawrence until Chester Woodward relocated his family to Topeka around 1920 (now the Woodward Inns on Fillmore).