The following are groups and organizations that provide support and networking for artists:
The Arts Council of Metropolitan KC
Charlotte Street Foundation
Kansas City Artist Link
Greater Kansas City Art Association
MidAmerica Pastel Society
Missouri Arts Council
KAW Valley Arts & Humanities
KCK Arts Network
KCVLAA is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3) organization that provides legal and accounting assistance to qualifying artists and arts organizations from all creative disciplines. Our ArtSmarts program provides seminars in arts law to help artists avoid common pitfalls in their professional arts careers.
The Independent Filmmakers Coalition (IFC) of Kansas City
is a non-profit organization that promotes regional independent film, video and media production.
The IFC provides a setting for education, artistic expression, networking, and the cooperative sharing of resources to anyone with an interest in filmmaking.
is a 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to encourage and promote the visual arts, multi-cultural art education and humanities throughout the Lee's Summit and regional surrounding communities.
Westport Center for the Arts
provides opportunities to experience the creative and performing arts in a welcoming setting. By producing a broad spectrum of affordable and accessible events and programs, we connect with our urban, inter-generational community. We work to ensure that Westport Center for the Arts is an active, vital, and dynamic resource for the transforming power of the arts.