Tag Archives: Henry Luce Foundation

Press release: Self-Taught Genius charts the history of American folk art through more than 100 masterworks

ST. LOUIS, May 24, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum, an exhibition charting the development of folk art in America while pondering the motivations for artists who were at times considered to work outside of canonical art history. The ticketed exhibition will be on view… Read More »

Press release: Museum announces new assistant curator for Native American art

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 8, 2015—Alexander Brier Marr has been appointed assistant curator for Native American art at the Saint Louis Art Museum, where he will play a critical role in the museum’s ongoing commitment to Native American art as a member of the Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. He starts… Read More »