Oct. 3 - Oct. 19, 2014

A CELEBRATION OF AMERICAN ARTS IN ST. LOUIS

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Art Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
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Kemper Art Museum Presents Community Day

This open-house celebration offers interactive art experiences for all ages. Partnering with students from the Architecture School Council, the Museum...

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Starts At 11:00 am
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Art Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
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Kemper Art Museum Presents the Films of Peter Greenaway: The Belly of an Architect (1987)

An American architect arrives in Rome with his pregnant young wife to supervise an exhibition on the 18th-century French architect...

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Starts At 6:00 pm
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Art Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
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Encountering the City: The Urban Experience in Comtemporary Art

Encountering the City: The Urban Experience investigates aesthetic engagement with the urban landscape and the experiential impact of contemporary built...

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Art Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
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Drawing Ambience: Alvin Boyarsky and The Architectural Association

Drawing Ambience: Alvin Boyarsky and the Architectural Association presents the first public museum exhibition of architectural drawings from the private...

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Art Saint Louis Art Museum Saint Louis Art Museum
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University City Ceramics Exhibit

Also in the galleries is a presentation of more than a dozen examples of unique art pottery made in University...

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Art Saint Louis Art Museum Saint Louis Art Museum
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Family Sundays: SLAM Goes West!

Explore the frontier with Family Sundays in October from 1 to 4 p.m. Stop in to learn about the  taming...

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Art Saint Louis Art Museum Saint Louis Art Museum
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American Art Experience Tours

Free docent-led tours where we will be visiting works of art from all around the America’s.  Tours depart from the...

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Art Saint Louis Art Museum Saint Louis Art Museum
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Exhibition: Brett Weston: Photographs

Features eleven black and white photographs spanning three decades of Weston’s iconic career. His subject matter ranges from Yosemite forest...

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Theater Kranzberg Arts Center Kranzberg Arts Center
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Upstream Theater presents “Antigone” by David Slavitt

Upstream Theater presents the US premiere of David Slavitt’s translation of Sophocles’ Antigone. This is the third play in the Theban...

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Music Kranzberg Arts Center Kranzberg Arts Center
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“Jazz Sessions” w/ Bob Deboo & Friends

Every Saturday, the Studio at the Kranzberg Arts Center hosts “Jazz Sessions” with Bob Deboo & friends! The show is...

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Mo Egeston & Friends

Pianist, producer and educator Mo Egeston has been a driving force behind some of the St. Louis region’s best bands...

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Music Kranzberg Arts Center Kranzberg Arts Center
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Jump n’ Funk: “Jump n’ Funk” – an audio and visual celebration & tribute to Fela Kuti

The Kranzberg Arts Center presents “Jump n’ Funk” the internationally celebrated tribute to Afrobeat pioneer, musician and activist, Fela Kuti....

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$15 - $20

Music The Hettenhausen Center of the Arts The Hettenhausen Center of the Arts
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The Masters Series: Brian Owens and the Music of Marvin Gaye

Members of the Saint Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra join the phenomenally talented Brian Owens to bring his popular Masters Series...

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$5 - $15

Music The Hettenhausen Center of the Arts The Hettenhausen Center of the Arts
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Christine Brewer with Craig Terry and Hugh Russell

Happy 200th Birthday, Lebanon! The Hett offers a special treat to celebrate the city’s bicentennial, as our own hometown superstar...

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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$5 - $15

Art Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
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Mel Chin: Rematch

The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) presents Mel Chin: Rematch, the most expansive presentation of conceptual artist Mel Chin’s...

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Art Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
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Another Painting (Mark Flood)

The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) presents the first solo museum exhibition of Houston-based artist Mark Flood. On view...

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Art Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
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Kevin Jerome Everson

The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) presents two short films by Virginia-based artist Kevin Jerome Everson as the latest...

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Art The Society for Midwest Metalsmiths The Society for Midwest Metalsmiths
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Hot Metal Art Jewelry Sale

SMM’s annual event  Hot Metal Art Jewelry Sale offers the opportunity for the public to see and purchase hand fabricated...

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Art Missouri Botanical Garden Missouri Botanical Garden
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Best of Missouri Market®

Best of Missouri Market® “First Look Friday” Enjoy an early chance to shop and dine at the Best of Missouri...

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$5 - $12

Art Webster Community Arts Foundation Webster Community Arts Foundation
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Art on the Town

Art on the Town is an annual gathering of St. Louis artists, performers and musicians in the heart of downtown Webster...

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Theater Metro Theater Company Metro Theater Company
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UNSORTED by Wesley Middleton

UNSORTED is available for one weekend only! – at the Missouri History Museum in Forest Park.  Written by nationally-known playwright...

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3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Music St. Louis Symphony St. Louis Symphony
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St. Louis Symphony performs Endgames

Join the St. Louis Symphony Friday, October 17 and Sunday, October 19 as it welcomes back Conductor Laureate Leonard Slatkin. ...

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$30 - $109

Art The Magic House The Magic House
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Visiting Artist Series

Start the day off right with a taste of collage from artist Michael Albert, who uses colorful cereal packages to...

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$10

Art Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park
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Tour of the Frank Lloyd Wright House & Special Exhibit, Regionalism to Abstraction: 22 Midwestern Artists

View “Regionalism to Abstraction: 22 Midwestern Artists,” an exhibit of woodcuts, lithographs and paintings by artists from the Midwest.  The...

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$5 - $10

Art Pulitzer Arts Foundation Pulitzer Arts Foundation
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In the Midwest with Objects

In the Midwest with Objects By PXSTL community program grant recipients Jessica Baran and Mary Jo Bang Since its opening...

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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Music Pulitzer Arts Foundation Pulitzer Arts Foundation
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FarFetched Presents end·ter·im

FarFetched Presents end-ter-im By PXSTL community program grant recipients FarFetched – Darian Wigfall & Damon Davis Since its opening on...

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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dance Pulitzer Arts Foundation Pulitzer Arts Foundation
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We Find Lots: Pockets of Wonder

We Find Lots By PXSTL community program grant recipient Pockets of Wonder: Em Piro, Margaret Wilson & Blaire Hamilton Since...

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Starts At 7:15 pm
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Dance Dance St. Louis Dance St. Louis
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New Dance Horizons III

Three choreographers, three companies and three world premieres for the price of one! Dance St. Louis kicks off the season...

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$30

Music Department of Music, College of Arts & Sciences, Washington University Department of Music, College of Arts & Sciences, Washington University
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“Songs of Sondheim” featuring Kelly Daniel-Decker and Todd Decker

Kelly Daniel-Decker and Todd Decker will present an intimate evening of cabaret featuring the songs of American composer and lyricist...

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7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Art Shaw Neighborhood Association Shaw Neighborhood Association
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Historic Shaw Art Fair

The 22nd annual Historic Shaw Art Fair showcases fine art & fine craft with artists coming from across the nation....

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$7

Music Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries
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250 Years of St. Louis Music: American Music at Its Best!

Music has been a vital part of St. Louis for 250 years – from the folk music of the French...

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8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
$30

Music Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries
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Cornet Chop Suey

Cornet Chop Suey wows St. Louis audiences with their exciting style of traditional jazz, swing and blues music.  With Brian...

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10:00 am - 11:00 am
$12 - $15

Music Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries
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Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

Grammy-winning music icon Marty Stuart returns to The Sheldon in his trademark Nudie suit, performing music inspired by his Mississippi...

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8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$30 - $40

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Chick Corea

Since embarking on a solo career in 1966, 20-time Grammy winner and keyboard virtuoso Chick Corea has been at the...

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8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$45 - $50

Music Chamber Music Society of St. Louis Chamber Music Society of St. Louis
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St. Louis, America

Special Guest Artist Leonard Slatkin joins the Chamber showcasing music written about America and celebrating St. Louis’ 250th Birthday. For...

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7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$35

Art Art Saint Louis Art Saint Louis
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“Good and Evil” Art Exhibition

All media juried exhibition of works by St. Louis regional artists from Missouri & Illinois. Artworks in all techniques, media...

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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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