Meet visual artist Brandon De Sha, emerging talent and participant in the 19th annual Varsity Art exhibition hosted by Art Saint Louis. Varsity Art XIX features artworks by 34 outstanding graduate and undergraduate students selected by art department faculty from 17 colleges and universities in the St. Louis area. Click here for more infomation on Varsity Art XIX.
Art Saint Louis’ ongoing collaboration with Chalk Riot is featured in this month’s episode of HEC-TV’s Emmy Award winning program State of the Arts. Journalist Nancy Pasternak spotlights the work of several artists, including Chalk Riot Creative Directors Chelsea Soronen and Rusty Conklin, as she explores the growing popularity of chalk as a medium for artistic expression in St. Louis. Click here to watch the feature.
Pictured above: Chalk art by Chelsea
Soronen of Chalk Riot, January 2015.
I could hardly be more grateful for the goodwill so many of you have expressed on behalf of Art Saint Louis! Anyone who knows the challenges this organization has overcome in recent years will understand how deeply l appreciate your generosity and the opportunity we have to continue serving our community. To speak of any success we’ve had this year is to highlight the impact of your support.Read more...
Anticipation builds as Art Saint Louis nears completion on a new publishing, discovery and sales tool for visual art. ArtLoupe is a free mobile app that began its development in 2011, received an INNOVATION FUND grant from the Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis in 2012, and was a finalist in the 2013 Social Enterprise and Innovation Competition hosted by the Skandalaris Center at Washington University in St. Louis. Visit ArtLoupe.org to preview the app, register for an email alert and be among the first to know when ArtLoupe arrives in the iTunes and Google Play app stores.