The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

“Where the power of art engages the spirit of community.”

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The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO: 1933 Beaux-Arts building and 2007 Bloch Building addition.
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Aerial view of Nelson Atkins Museum of Art and Bloch Buildings
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Shuttlecocks, by Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen
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Michelangelo Merisi, called Caravaggio (Italian, 1571–1610), Saint John the Baptist in the Wilderness, 1604, Oil on canvas, Unframed: 68 x 52 inches
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Gates of Paradise, cast from Ghiberti’s 15th-century Baptistery doors in Florence
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Panel in Lorenzo Ghiberti’s Gates of Paradise

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

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