Monthly Archives: November 2014

Museum announces new curator for American art

M. Melissa Wolfe will join the Saint Louis Art Museum as curator and head of the Department of American Art. She assumes her duties in January. “Melissa Wolfe is an impressive and prolific curator, having organized dozens of groundbreaking exhibitions, symposia, and publications over her career that speak to her creativity and intellectual rigor,” said… Read More »

Art Museum announces transformative gift of Asian and American art

  Bequest from St. Louis collectors includes iconic works Norman Rockwell, as well as a collection of Asian art with a value exceeding $50 million Yesterday, the Art Museum’s Collections Committee accepted the transformative gift of 225 works of art from the collection of the late C.C. Johnson Spink and Edith “Edie” Spink. The bequest… Read More »