Tag Archives: Thelma and Bert Ollie Memorial Art Collection

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum announces 2019 exhibition schedule

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 3, 2018—Three main exhibitions next year will give St. Louisans the opportunity to study the 30-year career of one of the United Kingdom’s most important sculptors, to experience the art of Paul Gauguin, and to see masterworks from one of the world’s greatest collections of Dutch paintings. (To download web-sized images, right… Read More »

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum receives major gift of the Thelma and Bert Ollie Memorial Art Collection; gift includes 81 works by contemporary black artists

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 4, 2017—The Saint Louis Art Museum today announced an extraordinary collection gift from New Jersey-based collector Ronald Maurice Ollie and his wife Monique McRipley Ollie that adds significant depth and breadth to the museum’s holdings of works by African-American artists. Ronald Ollie grew up in St. Louis. His parents, Thelma and Bert… Read More »