The Sunflower Biennial asked emerging artists to share their voice. What are the issues they face, what is their view of the world, what challenges do they face, in what do they find beauty? Join the Salina Art Center in welcoming young, emerging Kansas artists to our galleries. All selected artists are between 14 and 22 years old.


Regier’s work has been included in solo and group exhibitions across the country is included in several private and museum collections. Most recently his work was featured in Kansas City’s Open Spaces Biennial. Regier holds a BFA in Sculpture from Kansas State University and an MFA in Studio Arts and Theory from Maine College of Art; he currently lives and works in Kansas City. learn more

programming opportunities

February 20, 2019 12-1pm Lunch & Learn w/ Randy Regier

March 2, 2019 5-7pm Exhibition Opening Reception and Award Ceremony

March 20, 2019 12-1pm Lunch & Learn w/ Young Artist Panel

March 23, 2019 2:00pm Art Walk & Talk - FREE docent led tour with Gretchen Boyum, director of education and programming at Salina Art Center. The tour will explore the Sunflower Biennial: Contemporary Art by Emerging Young Kansas Artists. Docent tours are a fun and easy way to spend a short amount of time learning more about the art, artists and mediums on exhibition. Interactive discussions and your questions answered throughout the tour. Gather near the gallery desk. Tour starts promptly at 2:00 pm.