Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum announces 23rd Romare Bearden Fellow

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 12, 2016— Yvonne Osei has joined the Saint Louis Art Museum as the 2016-17 Romare Bearden Graduate Minority Fellow. The fellowship aims to build a pool of talented young minority professionals to work in art-related fields in museums, galleries, non-profit organizations and universities. Osei recently completed a master of fine arts degree… Read More »

Press release: Museum presents highlights of Japanese collection

ST. LOUIS, July 26, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Japanese Painting and Calligraphy: Highlights from the Collection, an installation of four significant works that highlight the depth and range of the museum’s holdings. Japanese Painting and Calligraphy will be on view in gallery 225 from Aug. 19 through Feb. 12, 2017. The Museum’s… Read More »

Museum presents two films by Dara Birnbaum

ST. LOUIS, July 14, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present two films by video artist Dara Birnbaum as part of its New Media Series. The installation will be on view in gallery 301 from Sept. 2 through Dec. 11. One of the first video artists to use television footage, Birnbaum’s iconic imagery and cogent… Read More »

Press release: ‘Impressions of War’ explores the brutality of war

ST. LOUIS, July 13, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Impressions of War, an exhibition featuring The Disasters of War, Francisco de Goya’s 80-plate contemplation of war and its aftereffects, as well as additional series of prints by three artists whose works equally respond to the darker side of war and its aftermath. Organized… Read More »

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