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Please join us at the Crossroads Hotel gallery for   James Woodfill: Tuning Field   June 7 – August 31, 2019  In addition to his solo exhibition, Woodfill is in residence at the hotel studio during the exhibition to produce new stop-motion films of the sculptures. Additionally, Kansas City-based artist Daniel Chase is working in the studio to produce new works as part of a long-standing dialogue with Woodfill.

Please join us at the Crossroads Hotel gallery for

James Woodfill: Tuning Field

June 7 – August 31, 2019

In addition to his solo exhibition, Woodfill is in residence at the hotel studio during the exhibition to produce new stop-motion films of the sculptures. Additionally, Kansas City-based artist Daniel Chase is working in the studio to produce new works as part of a long-standing dialogue with Woodfill.

James Woodfill

Kansas City, Missouri

James Woodfill is an interdisciplinary artist whose work focuses on creating direct experiences through the composition of objects, occurrences, and site. 

His artworks and installations bridge the fields of sculpture, painting, and public art and their execution often merges with function design. His public works have extended into the fields of education, curation, and writing, as well as urban planning projects and studies. 

Woodfill completed his BFA at Kansas City Art Institute in 1980 and has lived and worked in Kansas City since. His gallery installations have been widely recognized, including reviews in Art In America, Art Papers, The New Art Examiner, Hyperallergic, Art Slant and Sculpture Magazine. His public works have received numerous awards from the American Institute of Architects and he has been included in the Americans for the Arts/Public Art Network annual “Year in Review” twice. His work has also been recognized in the “Public Art in Review” pieces published by I.D. Magazine and Art in America. 

Woodfill is currently a Professor of Art in the Painting Department of the Kansas City Art Institute.