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April 2022

Museum Closed for Spring Holiday

April 15, 2022 - April 17, 2022
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The Daum Museum will be closed on Friday, April 15 and Sunday, April 17 for the spring holiday. It will be open on Saturday, April 16 from 1-5 p.m. Image: Carol Stewart, Blue Painting, 2009; oil on paper on panel; 48 x 64 in. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, gift of Dr. Harold F. Daum.

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May 2022

NoBro @ the Daum

May 21, 2022 - August 21, 2022
Installation view of "NoBro @ the Daum."

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art continues its commitment to the local arts community with the hosting of NoBro @ the Daum. This exhibition features several artworks by each of 14 Sedalia-area artists, an overview that spans styles, media, and subject matter. NoBro is an artists’ consortium, founded in 2016, that brings together local artists, musicians, and businesses to create art events in historic downtown Sedalia, north of Broadway Boulevard. Their programs are organized every other month, and involve downtown shops,…

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June 2022

Erica Daborn

Erica Daborn Gallery Talk

June 2, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Erica Daborn will have an artist-led gallery talk on Thursday, June 2, at 6 p.m. followed by a reception. Free and open to the public.  

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September 2022

Docent Walk Through

September 28, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Richard Notkin, "Tomorrow and Tomorrow and Tomorrow," 2010; glazed earthenware. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, gift of Dr. Harold F. Daum.

Join us on Wednesday, September 28, at 10 a.m. for the docent walk through with Thomas Piché Jr, guest curator, for the exhibition The Daum at 20: Selections from the Collection.

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Robert Kushner, "Quince," 2014; oil, acrylic, and gold leaf on linen; gift of Dr. Harold F. Daum. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art.

The Daum at 20: Selections from the Collection

September 30, 2022 - December 18, 2022

The Daum at 20 celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the museum’s opening in 2002. The museum-wide exhibition will highlight the most significant acquisitions during this time period. Since the museum’s founding, based on the personal collection of the Daum’s primary benefactor, Dr. Harold F. Daum, the collection has increased from about 200 artworks to more than 2,000. The exhibition will be divided into media, with focuses on painting, ceramics, photography, prints, and a section devoted to the original works that…

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October 2022

Daum Escape Professional Development Day

October 12, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Daum Escape, the museum’s fall outreach program, offers a museum experience to elementary and secondary students. This educational program began in 2004 and exposes students to contemporary art and provides teachers with information to assist them in incorporating arts education into their curricula. Thousands of students and teachers have participated in Daum Escape. During Daum Escape, busloads of students and teachers are welcomed by docents who take small groups on tours of the current exhibitions. Students receive art-related information and education pieces…

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Daum Escape 2022

October 13, 2022 - December 16, 2022

Daum Escape, the museum’s fall outreach program, offers a museum experience to elementary and secondary students. This educational program began in 2004 and exposes students to contemporary art and provides teachers with information to assist them in incorporating arts education into their curricula. Thousands of students and teachers have participated in Daum Escape. During Daum Escape, busloads of students and teachers are welcomed by docents who take small groups on tours of the current exhibitions. Students receive art-related information and education pieces…

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November 2022

Daum Museum Closed for Veterans Day

November 11, 2022

The Daum Museum will be closed on Friday, November 11, in observance of Veterans Day. The museum will resume normal hours on Saturday, November 12. Museum hours: Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday 1-5 p.m.

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Daum Museum Closed for Thanksgiving Break

November 23, 2022 - November 25, 2022
Tracy Miller (American, b. 1966), "Pie Hole," 2002; oil on canvas; 60 x 60 in. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

The Daum Museum will be closed for Thanksgiving break Wednesday, November 23-Friday, November 25, 2022. The museum will return to normal hours on Saturday, November 26. Museum hours are Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 p.m. Happy Thanksgiving! Image: Tracy Miller (American, b. 1966), Pie Hole, 2002; oil on canvas; 60 x 60 in. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, gift of the American Academy of Arts and Letters.

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December 2022

Daum Museum Closed for Winter Break

December 19, 2022 - January 6, 2023
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The Daum Museum will be closed for winter break from Monday, December 19, 2022-Friday, January 6, 2023. The museum will reopen with normal hours on Saturday, January 7, 2023. Museum Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday-Sunday, 1-5 p.m. Happy Holidays! Image: Victor Babu, “Copper Red Charger” (detail), 2007; glazed porcelain. Collection Daum Museum of Contemporary Art.

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