Artgasm: This Weekend's Art Openings, April 9 - 11, 2010
If you don't see your show listed, please leave the information in the comments (and drop a note to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can list in the online calendar). All art openings are free unless noted. For a full list of all ongoing art shows in the St. Louis area, please click here.
|Courtesy Alexander Gray Associates, New York, NY|
|Bruce Yonemoto; Untitled (NSEW 8),2007; digital print; 24 x 18 inches; edition of 7 with 1 AP.|
Art Fair at Queeny Park: More than 100 juried artists exhibiting work in all media. Fri., April 9, 6 to 9 p.m.; Sat., April 10, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sun., April 11, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., $5 at the door. Greensfelder Recreation Complex, Queeny Park (550 Weidman Rd), Ballwin, 636-391-0900, www.co.st-louis.mo.us/parks/queeny.html.
Fiber: TwentyTen: Featuring artists in all aspects of the fiber arts, including weavers, basket makers, spinners, knitters, quilters, paper makers, and surface designers. An opening reception will be held Fri., April 16, from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through May 14, Free. Foundry Art Centre, 520 N Main Ctr, St. Charles, 636-255-0270, www.foundryartcentre.org.
Fist Fighting Panther with the Bird Who Couldn't Talk: Print and video installations by Kristen Bartel. Fri., April 9, 7 to 10 p.m., free. The Open Lot, 1310 S. 18th Street, St. Louis, www.myspace.com/openlot.
IN-DUS-TRI-AT-ICAL: An art collection from paint chips, stains, marks, spray paint and other forms of industrial materials to represent that environment. Fifteen percent of sold pieces from the show will be donated to Prison Performing Arts in St. Louis. Sat., April 10, 4 to 7 p.m., Free. Urban Eats Cafe & Bakery, 3301 Meramec St., St. Louis, 314-558-7580, www.urbaneatscafe.com.
Jeffrey Schnieder: Digital Works: Fri., April 9, 4 to 6 p.m., free. C-Train Gallery, 4320 Forest Park Ave. (CORTEX Building ste 101), St. Louis.
Maplewood Arts Walk: The shops and art galleries of Maplewood offer open houses, live music, special performances and food and drink specials from 6 to 9 p.m. Most events are free, but some require tickets. Fri., April 9, call 314-645-3600 or visit www.cityofmaplewood.com for details. 7300 Manchester Rd., Maplewood.
The May Gallery Annual Juried Exhibition: A reception and awards presentation will be held Fri., April 9, from 5 to 7 p.m. Through April 30, Free. Webster University May Photography Gallery, 8300 Big Bend Blvd. (2nd Fl., Sverdrup Bldg.), Saint Louis, 314-961-2660, www.webster.edu/maygallery.
Second Chance: Group show featuring work made of recycled materials. Opening reception from 7 to 10 p.m. Fri., April 9. Fridays-Sundays. Continues through May 1, free admission. Soulard Art Market, 2028 S 12th St., St. Louis, 314-258-4299, www.soulardartmarket.com.
Sidney Matias:Gratitude: Closing reception of this show by Brazilian artist features one-night only 20% discount on all artwork. Sat., April 10, 6:30 to 9 p.m., $15 suggested donation. Belas Artes Multicultural Center & Art Gallery, 1854 Russell Blvd., St. Louis, 314-772-2787, www.belas-artes.net.
Visceral: Photography by Lauri Baker; Part of the Maplewood Art Walk.
Opening reception Fri., April 9, 6 to 9 p.m. Free, www.lauribaker.com. S. Carmody
Photography, 2707 Sutton Blvd., Maplewood, 314-401-8089, www.carmodyphoto.com/.