Gallery Exhibition Schedule

Last Updated on Tuesday, 23 February 2016 22:33

2016 Exhibition Schedule - Art Saint Louis Gallery

Creatures
January 16-February 18, 2016
Artworks about creatures, critters, beasts—real or imagined—human, animal & other. All media exhibit featuring 51 artworks by 41 Missouri & Illinois regional artists. Jurors: Heather Woodson, ceramic artist & educator, St. Louis; and Charles Houska, Pop-artist and gallery owner, St. Louis.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, January 16, 6-8 p.m.


Varsity Art XX

March 4-31, 2016
Twentieth annual group exhibition curated by art faculties from 19 St. Louis regional colleges and universities in Missouri & Illinois. Professors were invited to select two outstanding undergrad or grad level art students to represent their institution in this multi-media group exhibition.
This year's show will feature original artworks by 37 students.
FREE Opening reception Friday, March 4, 2016,
6-8 p.m.

Maturity and its Muse: Celebrating Artistic Experience
April 16-May 26, 2016
This all media juried exhibit will showcase the talents of 58 St. Louis regional Artists Informed by Time. Juried in Summer 2015, this exhibit was open to artists aged 70+ who, by making art, share their thoughts & ideas about the world and themselves with us. The show was only open to artists born before July 1, 1944. Artworks in all media, styles, themes and techniques were considered. Jurors: Lynn Friedman Hamilton, independent curator and Executive Director, Maturity and Its Muse, St. Louis, MO; Meredith Malone, Associate Curator, Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University in St. Louis.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, April 16 2016, 6-8 p.m.


Honor Awards
2016

June 18-July 21, 2016
Annual curated exhibit featuring works by ten Award-winning artists selected from our 2015 juried exhibitions. Curator: Terry Suhre, Gallery Director, Gallery 210, and Research Professor, University of Missouri St. Louis.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, June 18, 2016, 6-8 p.m.

 
Serendipity

August 6-September 15, 2016
Serendipity is a juried exhibition featuring artworks where unexpected discoveries occur in the process of art making. Oftentimes, artists begin making artworks and then something unexpected occurs during the art making process—a "happy accident." In art, this happens often when artists set about to create one thing, yet something unplanned happens to the artwork that surprisingly and successfully changes the final outcome. This exhibit aims to present artworks that demonstrate how the occurrence of accidents, chance, and discovery benefit the creative process as well as the final artwork. Supposedly, serendipity is not about luck—which is random—it is about chance and we are hoping to examine the role that it plays in art making, art and the lives of artists. All explorations of this theme are invited. Artworks in all media, techniques and styles are encouraged. Open to regional artists 21+ living in 200-mile radius of St. Louis. Jurors:
Melissa Whitwam, artist, Executive Director and Exhibitions Manager, The Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO; and Ken Botnick, artist, Professor of Art, Director, Kranzberg Book Studio, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington Universtiy in St. Louis.
NOTE: The Call for Entry for this exhibit will go live in Winter 2016 on CallforEntry.org. Dealine to enter will be May 12, 2016.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, August 6, 2016, 6-8 p.m.


Mix Tape
October 1-27, 2016
Mix Tape is a juried exhibition featuring artworks about or influenced by all genres of music, from classical to rock, country to jazz. Works can also be about or influenced by musicians: from Clara Schumann to Beyoncé, Johannes Brahms to The Clash—anyone who recorded a sound or has written a score. The resulting exhibition will be a visual mix tape. All explorations of this theme are invited. Artworks in all media, techniques and styles are encouraged. Open to regional artists 21+ living in 200-mile radius of St. Louis. Jurors: Cat Pick, on-air host, Emotional Rescue, KDHX 88.1 FM (kdhx.org), and artist-owner TinyMontgomery; and Eddie SIlva, External Affairs and Publications Manager, St. Louis Symphony, St. Louis, MO, previously Arts & Culture writer/editor/columnist, Riverfront Times.

NOTE: The Call for Entry for this exhibit will go live in Spring 2016 on CallforEntry.org. Dealine to enter will be July 7, 2016.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, October 1, 2016, 6-8 p.m.


Art St. Louis XXXII, The Exhibition
November 12-December 23, 2016
32nd annual all media, all techniques, all styles, all themes juried exhibit open to regional artists 21+ residing in 200-mile radius of St. Louis. Juror: Ann Coddington, fiber artist and sculptor, Associate Professor, Eastern Illinois University.

NOTE: The Call for Entry for this exhibit will go live in Spring 2016 on CallforEntry.org. Dealine to enter will be July 15, 2016.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, November 12, 2016, 6-8 p.m.


Personal Space
January 14-February 15, 2017
All media juried exhibit with artworks that focus on the human experience, as well as how we move and use our bodies in (personal) space. All explorations & interpretations of this theme are invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Jurors: Cbabi Bayoc, artist, St. Louis, MO; co-Juror, to be announced.

NOTE: The Call for Entry for this exhibit will go live in late Spring/early Summer 2016 on CallforEntry.org. Dealine to enter will be October 22, 2016.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, January 14, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

Varsity Art XXI
March 3-30, 2017
Twenty-first annual group exhibition curated by art faculties from up to 19 St. Louis regional colleges and universities in Missouri & Illinois. Professors are invited to select two outstanding undergrad or grad level art students to represent their institution in this multi-media group exhibition.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, March 3, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

Symbolic
April 15-June 1, 2017
All media juried exhibit with artworks that feature imagery that is symbolic or has elements of symbolism. All explorations & interpretations of this theme are invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Jurors tba.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, April 15, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

Honor Awards
2017

June 17-July 20, 2017
Annual curated exhibit featuring works by ten Award-winning artists selected from our 2017 juried exhibitions. Curator: to be announced.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, June 17, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

 
Rabbit Hole
August 5-September 7, 2017
All media juried exhibit with artworks that deal with the idea of fantasy and delight. All explorations & interpretations of this theme are invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Jurors tba.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, August 5, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

The Golden Hour
November 11-December 21, 2017 
This all media juried exhibition will aim to feature artworks about the Golden Hour, that perfect time of day when the light is just right, usually sunrise and sunset. However, there are other times when artists seem to perfectly capture the light in their art. All explorations & interpretations of this theme are invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Jurors tba.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, September 16, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

Art St. Louis XXXII, The Exhibition
November 11-December 21, 2017
33rd annual all media, all techniques, all styles, all themes juried exhibit open to regional artists 21+ residing in 200-mile radius of St. Louis. Juror: to be announced.
NOTE: The Call for Entry for this exhibit will go live in Spring 2017 on CallforEntry.org. Dealine to enter will be July 14, 2017.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, November 11 2017, 6-8 p.m.



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