Tag Archives: Washington University

Press release: Upcoming exhibition will feature new work by Jennifer Bornstein

ST. LOUIS, April 10, 2018—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present work by Jennifer Bornstein in the 115th installment of the museum’s popular “Currents” series. The free exhibition will be on view in Gallery 255 from April 20 through July 15. This exhibition is a convergence of several interconnected lines of inquiry that Bornstein has… Read More »

Media advisory: Panel will discuss how technology can peer beneath mummies’ wrappings

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 1, 2018—A team of St. Louis experts will discuss their findings from a series of CT scans of ancient Egyptian mummies in “Ancient Artifacts, 21st-Century Technology: Unlocking Mummies’ Secrets,” a panel discussion at the Saint Louis Art Museum at 7 pm on Friday, Feb. 16. Lisa Çakmak, the museum’s associate curator of… Read More »

Press release: Deborah Spivak joins the museum as Andrew W. Mellon Fellow for Ancient American Art

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 12, 2017—Deborah Spivak recently joined the Saint Louis Art Museum as the Andrew W. Mellon Fellow for Ancient American Art, a shared appointment with Washington University in St. Louis. A specialist in ancient art of the Andes, Spivak’s doctoral dissertation examines Loro ceramics from the Peruvian south coast. During her fellowship, Spivak… Read More »

Press release: Upcoming exhibition will feature new work by Shimon Attie

ST. LOUIS, March 7, 2017—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present new work by Shimon Attie in Lost in Space (After Huck), the 113th installment of the museum’s popular Currents series. The free exhibition will be on view in Gallery 210 from April 1 through June 25. Attie creates multimedia works that shine a light… Read More »

Media alert: Saint Louis Art Museum’s Annual Freedom Celebration celebrates legacy of Martin Luther King

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 9. 2017—Join the Saint Louis Art Museum on Friday (Jan. 13), for the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Celebration, an annual event commemorating the legacy of Dr. King through spoken word and music performances. The free program in the museum’s Farrell Auditorium begins at 7 pm. The theme for this… Read More »

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 Museum Fellow. The fellowship aims to build a pool of talented young professionals to work in art-related fields in museums, galleries, non-profit organizations and universities. Osei recently completed a master of fine arts degree in… Read More »

Press release: ‘Andréa Stanislav: Convergence Infinité’ explores natural and social histories of St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, March 24, 2016—Andréa Stanislav: Convergence Infinité opened at the Saint Louis Art Museum today. The free exhibition—the 112th installment of the museum’s popular Currents series—features new works by Freund Fellow artist Andréa Stanislav. It will be on view in Galleries 250 and 301 through June 19. Stanislav has created a new body of… Read More »

Press release: Upcoming exhibition will show new work by Andréa Stanislav

ST. LOUIS, Feb. 2, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Andréa Stanislav: Convergence Infinité, an exhibition of contemporary art exploring the complex meanings associated with the natural and mythological history of St. Louis. The free exhibition will be on view in Galleries 250 and 301 from March 24 through June 19. The exhibition—the 112th… Read More »

Press release: Exhibition presents new multimedia work by Mariam Ghani

ST. LOUIS, March 24 — The Saint Louis Art Museum presents Currents 110: Mariam Ghani, an exhibition of contemporary art that opens next month with a lecture by the Brooklyn-based artist on Tuesday, April 7. The free exhibition opens to the public on April 8 in Galleries 250 and 301. Currents 110 runs through July… Read More »

Press release: Exhibition will tell the story of Bosch’s afterlife in print

ST. LOUIS, March 17 — The Saint Louis Art Museum will present Beyond Bosch: The Afterlife of a Renaissance Master in Print, an exhibition exploring the significant role that prints inspired by Hieronymus Bosch played in establishing the Netherlandish master as a highly desirable brand in the growing print market of the 16th century. The… Read More »