Celebrate American art, architecture, and landscape design in unexpected places, with special visits in Kansas City, Missouri, and Bentonville, Arkansas. Begin in Kansas City for a curatorial tour of the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, known for its magnificently modern Bloch Building addition. See the eclectic works at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, and tour the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Drive to Bentonville to admire the magnificent collections and grand gardens of the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, founded by Alice Walton and designed by Moshe Safdie. Walk along the Art Trail to experience James Turrell's site-specific work The Way of Color, and explore the museum's extensive American art collection.