Stranger Than Fiction: When Words Collide | A Gala Benefitting the St. Louis Library Foundation

The St. Louis Public Library Foundation hosted its literary-themed fundraiser, Stranger Than Fiction: When Words Collide, celebrating the golden era of science fiction. The intergalactic celebration was held at Central Library and offered stellar fare by Butler’s Pantry, signature cocktails by Intoxicology, music by DJ Crucial as well as a variety of cosmic activities. Proceeds from the event support literacy and after-school programs at St. Louis Public Library.

Add Decor to the List of Things Millennials and Baby Boomers Disagree on

The scrunchies you adored in middle school probably cause you to shriek in horror today. As we grow, so does our fashion sense (hopefully). Does the same go for decor preferences? Interior design startup Modsy, which helps its users visualize potential new furniture in their real-life rooms, decided to find out. The platform analyzed user data based on its free style quiz, and quickly discovered that just as with the proper bedtime or the appropriate length of shorts, the young and old see interior design styles differently.  Continue reading “Add Decor to the List of Things Millennials and Baby Boomers Disagree on”

Two Signup Parties Still Available to Benefit The Sheldon Art Galleries

One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer.

Meadowbrook Country Club, A tasting event that includes food, wine, bourbon,  and beer, hosted by Missy Hill.
Maximum 50 people.
It will take place on Thursday, March 1, 2018, 6-9pm
$100 per person. Call The Sheldon’s development Department
at 314-533-9900 to purchase tickets!

“A Day in the Country”

Tour and Picnic at 3 Pike County Farms,
Hosted by Ted Wight. Lunch at a beautiful Pike County, Missouri farm house that is on the National Registry of Historic Places, followed by a tour of two other gracious farms and the historic town of Clarksville
The drive to the first farm is 1 hour and 15 minutes from St. Louis.
Saturday, June 2, 2018, 11 – 4:30,
maximum 20 people, $100 per person.
Call The Sheldon’s development Department
at 314-533-9900 to purchase tickets.

Three Gallery Openings to Attend | November, 17 2017

Houska Gallery | John Salozzo

4728 McPherson Ave.

Houska Gallery is pleased to announce artist John Salozzo’s solo exhibition, featuring paintings of robots and vintage toys that evoke feelings of nostalgia and wonder.

 

Duane Reed Gallery | Selections from SOFA Chicago

4729 McPherson Ave.

Duane Reed Gallery is excited to present Selections from SOFA Chicago including the work of artists Irina Zaytceva, Jenny Pohlman, Sabrina Knowles, Peter Olson, Harumi Nakashima, Aya Mori, Katherine Glover and Nancy Callan.

 

Philip Slein Gallery | THE SPIRIT OF ABSTRACTION

4735 McPherson Ave.

The Philip Slein Gallery is proud to present The Spirit of Abstraction. Featured artists include Alison Hall, Louis Cameron, Robert Sagerman, Valerie Jaudon, John Zinsser, Richmond Burton, Brandon Anschultz, Lori Ellison, Douglas Melini, Ann Pibal, Jackie Saccoccio, Gary Stephan and Dan Walsh.