Gallery Exhibition Schedule

2018 Exhibition Schedule - Art Saint Louis Gallery

January 13-February 15, 2018
This juried exhibition features 54 artworks that depict, incorporate or are otherwise are inspired by symbols; where symbolism itself is the subject matter and/or an expressive means to address other subjects. All explorations & interpretations of this theme were invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Featuring works by 49 St. Louis regional artists from Missouri & Illinois. Jurors: Fr. Terrence E. Dempsey, S.J., Founding Director, Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, and May O'Rourke Jay Endowed Chair in Art History, Saint Louis University; Cheri Hoffman, nationally exhibited & collected artist, St. Louis, MO.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, January 13, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

Varsity Art XXII
March 2-29, 2018

Twenty-second annual group exhibition curated by art faculties from 21 St. Louis regional colleges and universities in Missouri & Illinois. Professors are invited to select two outstanding undergrad or grad level art students to represent their institution in this multi-media group exhibition. The exhibit will feature recent works by 42 artists from Missouri and Illinois.
FREE Opening reception Friday, March 2, 2018, 6-8 p.m.

Maturity and Its Muse: Celebrating Artistic Experience
April 14*-May 24, 2018

Biennial presentation of our all media, all themes, all styles exhibit where the artists are actually the theme of the exhibit. This exhibit highlights “Artists Informed by Time,” specifically artists over the age of 70 (as of January 1, 2018). Juried by Lynn Friedman Hamilton, Executive Director, Maturity And Its Muse and Hannah Klemm, Assistant Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, Saint Louis Art Museum.
FREE Opening reception* Saturday, April 21, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

Honor Awards 2018
June 16-July 19, 2018
Annual curated exhibit featuring works by ten Award-winning artists selected from our 2017 juried exhibitions. Curator: Artist Brian D. Smith, Professor of Art, St. Charles Community College, Cottleville, MO. Smith is represented by Duane Reed Gallery, St. Louis, MO.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, June 16, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

August 4-September 13, 2018
This juried exhibition is a follow-up to our 2016 "Creatures" exhibition, which was a tremendously exciting & fun show. Works for this juried exhibition may be about animals, beasts, creatures, real or imagined. All explorations & interpretations of this theme are invited. All media, styles and techniques encouraged. Open to St. Louis area artists in 200-mile radius 21+. Jurors: Artist Amy Bautz, Associate Professor of Art and Program Director, Studio Art, Saint Louis University, Animation Team Member, Blue Peach Media, New York (clients include McGraw Hill & Bayer); and St. Louis artist Phil Jarvis.
The dealine to enter this exhibit is May 14, 2018. Apply online here.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, August 4, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

Pink Pearl
Drawing is a foundation of all art making. Erasing what one has drawn also may come to play in the act of the process, thus Pink Pearl—that bubble gum pink eraser many artists have used. This all media juried exhibit is all about drawing as well as the removal/erasing process. The act of drawing (and erasing) expands to and includes all media. We invite all explorations & interpretations of this theme and encourage all media, styles and techniques.Open to St. Louis area artists 21+ living within 200-mile radius. Jurors: Mary Borgman, artist, lecturer since 2004, Washington University, Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts. Her large-scale charcoal portrait drawings have been exhibited in galleries & museums across the U.S., including the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. MFA in Drawing, (2001) Fontbonne University; Associate in Arts Degree, Deaf Communications (1986), St. Louis Community College Florissant Valley; BFA (1982), Washington University in St. Louis. Brigham Dimick, Professor, Art & Design, Head of Drawing, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. MFA in Painting, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (1991), BFA in Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Elkins Park, PA (1985).
The dealine to enter this exhibit will be July 9, 2018. The entry form/application for this exhibit will be available Early 2018.

FREE Opening reception Saturday, September 29, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

Art St. Louis XXXIV, The Exhibition
November 10-December 22, 2018
34th annual all media, all techniques, all styles, all subjects/themes juried exhibit open to regional artists 21+ residing in 200-mile radius of St. Louis. Juror: artist Debra Drexler, Professor, University of Hawaii at Manoa. An internationally exhibited artist, Drexler maintains two artist studios, one in Oahu and a second in New York City. Debra earned her MFA at SIU Edwardsvile (1986) and BA at Webster University (1980). She also studied at San Francisco Art Institute (1978-79) and Northwestern University (1976-78). Drexler is the recipient of numerous fellowships and awards, has curated exhibits, and served as a guest-artist/lecturer/artist-in-residence across the U.S.
Dealine to enter will be August 13, 2018.
Application to enter will be posted in March 2018.
FREE Opening reception Saturday, November 10, 2018, 5-7 p.m.

Events, exhibition themes, dates, jurors and gallery hours are subject to change.

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