Art Westport announces artists for 42nd annual event - Westport Kansas City

Art Westport announces artists for 42nd annual event

Aug 28, 2022

Returning to Kansas City’s historic Westport neighborhood for its 42nd event, Westport is proud to announce the participating artists for Art Westport 2022, happening September 9-11, 2022.

Art Westport’s panel of jurors – who are distinguished members of the Kansas City art community – selected 137 local, visual artists, to participate in the upcoming event. Artist categories include the following: ceramics, digital art, drawing, emerging artist, fiber, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, and wood categories.

2022 Participating Artists and Categories

Jake BondCeramics
Chad CollinsCeramics
Sherri HannaCeramics
Melanie HarveyCeramics
Laura HoppesCeramics
Steph KatesCeramics
Sean PonderCeramics
Michelle RogneCeramics
Erica SchroederCeramics
Melanie ShermanCeramics
Lee SlusherCeramics
Susan SpeckCeramics
Mark ThorsonCeramics
Amy TroesterCeramics
Xavier GaydenDigital Art
Andrew GrojeanDigital Art
John KnellDigital Art
Phillip WardDigital Art
Douglas FulksDrawing
Heidi PitreDrawing
Brad UlticanDrawing
Uzz BuzzEmerging Artist
Luke DodgeEmerging Artist
Crystal FutrellEmerging Artist
Tessa HowardEmerging Artist
Susan JacksonEmerging Artist
Chelsea KlammEmerging Artist
Jennier LylesEmerging Artist
Kara O’NeillEmerging Artist
George ParkerEmerging Artist
Timothy ReynoldsEmerging Artist
Andrew JohnsonnFiber
Mary LesseterFiber
Diane LawrenceFiber
Shawanna MeeksFiber
Erin SansoucyFiber
Fred ImhoffGlass
Sara Sally LaGrandGlass
Robert OreGlass
Dierk Van KeppelGlass
Nichole CollinsJewelry
Kristin CooperJewelry
Brad EggerJewelry
Kari HeybrockJewelry
Sara KharatyanJewelry
Clarissa KnightenJewelry
David LeeJewelry
Joy MeadJewelry
Laurie MellenbruchJewelry
Du’Wayne MooreJewelry
Louise PartainJewelry
Tommi RingelJewelry
Tammy ShawJewelry
Manda WyldeJewelry
Tony YoungJewelry
Andrew KleinMetal
Greg BielMixed Media
Kellie BloxsomMixed Media
Kevin BullardMixed Media
Bob HollowayMixed Media
Casey KempterMixed Media
Celia LamprechtMixed Media
Megan LeongMixed Media
Jenny Meyer-McCallMixed Media
Angie PickmanMixed Media
Lily TaylorMixed Media
Marketio TownsendMixed Media
Krissie VandeNoordMixed Media
Andrew BatchellerPainting
Rob BauerPainting
Christianne BohannonPainting
Allison BowmanPainting
Mary BrooksPainting
Evan BrownPainting
John CarrollPainting
Aaron ColemanPainting
Ashley CorbelloPainting
Pamela CovingtonPainting
Peter CranePainting
Denny DowdyPainting
Ken DownsPainting
Steven DraganPainting
Mark FreemanPainting
Nicolas GadboisPainting
Lori GeorgePainting
Karen GolmerPainting
Jill HalksworthPainting
Genevieve HamelPainting
Greg JonesPainting
Vanessa LacyPainting
Kimberly MarneyPainting
Taj MattinglyPainting
Alex MillerPainting
Brent O’ConnorPainting
James PettijohnPainting
Ziyadath RadjiPainting
Naomi RendellPainting
Jeffrey SchultPainting
Heather SulzenPainting
Jen UnekisPainting
Chun WangPainting
Nicole WassonPainting
Rick WrightPainting
Roura YoungPainting
Ivey ZoellersPainting
Brian CainPhotography
Amy CrousePhotography
Ric CummingsPhotography
RC HeinzePhotography
Beth HoutsPhotography
Jean HutchisonPhotography
Lee JostPhotography
Tom MallotPhotography
Crystal NedermanPhotography
Margaret NorcrossPhotography
Michael RussellPhotography
Everett SmithPhotography
Nathan WalkerPhotography
Dan YeokumPhotography
Charley ForsythPrintmaking
Caitlin PennyPrintmaking
Lori StanziolaPrintmaking
Travis PorterPrintmaking
Jesse BarkerSculpture
Scott DivenSculpture
Annette GordonSculpture
Mark LeathersSculpture
Mark ParsonsSculpture
Helena BatesWood
David CotterWood
Christopher DowdyWood
Angela FlinnWood
Matthew JarmerWood
Matthew RomanWood
Tracey VaethWood
Adrian VogelWood

Produced by the Westport Regional Business League and sponsored by Country Club Bank and Pepsi Cola, the three-day art festival is Kansas City’s largest and oldest outdoor art show exclusively for local, visual artists. During Art Westport, attendees can purchase high-quality, one-of-a-kind artwork, as well as enjoy food and drink or unique shopping from a variety of local businesses surrounding the event.

2022 Art Westport Hours

Friday, Sept. 9: 3 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Saturday, Sept. 10: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Sunday, Sept. 11: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Art Westport will take place rain or shine.

Art Westport also showcases exclusively local musicians and entertainers performing throughout the weekend. Two stages will hold performances – the Main Stage located on Westport Road between Jerusalem Café and Pickleman’s, and the South Pennsylvania Avenue Stage, located in front of Atomic Provisions on Pennsylvania Avenue. Confirmed performances are outlined below.

Friday, September 9

Tim Reid Jr., 4-8pm, South Pennsylvania Avenue Stage

2 Proud 2 Beg, 6-10pm, Main Stage

Saturday, September 10

Waldo Jazz Collective, 4-8pm, South Pennsylvania Avenue Stage

2 Proud 2 Beg, 6-10pm, Main Stage

Art Westport is a favorite among locals and visitors alike that attracts more than 30,000 visitors annually. It is open to the public and free to attend. For more information about Art Westport, visit

Art Westport is still seeking volunteers for its 42nd event. Please email Amy Schonhoff at the Westport Regional Business League if you are interested in becoming a volunteer: