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ARTful Happenings May 2013

NEW EXHIBITS

Through May 11
ST. LOUIS WATERCOLOR SOCIETY JURIED EXHIBITION
Creative Art Gallery, 3232 Ivanhoe; for info, www.stlws.org.

Through May 17
ANNIE SMITH PIFFEL: ARTINI
DENZIL HAWES-DAVIS: PHOTOGRAPHY
Gateway Gallery, 21 N. Bemiston; for info, call 314-402-1959 or visit www.gatewaygalleryonline.com.

Through May 31
ELAINE BLATT: SUSTAINABLE FOOD PHOTOGRAPHY
Missouri Botanical Garden; for info, call 314-577-5100 or visit www.mobot.org.

Through August 25
THE RIVER BETWEEN US SPRING EXHIBITION
Second collaboration between Longue Vue House and Gardens and Laumeier Sculpture Park; 12580 Rott Road; for info, visit www.laumeier.org.

Through September 10
ANNUAL U-CITY SCUPTURE SERIES
Site-specific installations of public art by student artists at locations around the city; for info, call 314-432-0236 or email adeliaparker@sbcglobal.net.

May 3-June 15
DRESSED
Opening reception, 6-8 p.m.; complimentary valet parking; Gallery at Regional Arts Commission, 6128 Delmar; for info, call 314-863-5811 or visit www.art-stl.com.

May 10- June 9
DRAWING WITH PAINT & PIXELS
Works by Michael Anderson; opening reception, 6-8 p.m.; Northwest Coffee & Roasting Company, 4510 Maryland in Clayton; for info; contact jane.artabout@yahoo.com.

May 10-January 4, 2014
DONALD JUDD: THE MULTICOLORED WORKS
The Pulitzer, 3716 Washington Boulevard; for info, visit www.pulitzerarts.org or call 314-754-1850.

May 24
INTERACIVE STREET ART
Works by Nita Turnage, Hap Phillips, Candy Change; opening reception 6-8 p.m.; COCA’s Millstone Gallery, 524 Trinity; for info, visit www.cocastl.org.

FUN THINGS TO DO

May 3
THE GRAND BIRD PROJECT
Reception and Bird Walk along Grand Center, 5-9 p.m.; free; Kransberg Arts Center; 501 N. Grand; for info, visit www.craftalliance.org.

May 3
AMERICA VS. CANADA: DJ BATTLE
Contemporary Art Museum, 3750 Washington; for info, visit www.firstfridaysgrandcenter.org.

May 3
STUDIO NIGHT LIVE
Family art activities; 5-8 p.m.; Chesterfield Arts, 444 Chesterfield Center, Suite 130; for info call
636-519-1955 or visit www.chesterfieldarts.org.

May 3
ARIANNA STRING QUARTET: VOICES OF SPRING
8 p.m.; $25; Touhil Performing Arts Center on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4949 or visit www.touhill.org.

May 3-18
MAPLE AND VINE
Presented by Hot City Theatre, Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N. Grand; for info, visit www.hotcitytheatre.org.

May 4
7th ANNUAL CINCO DE MAYO ST. LOUIS CELEBRATION
Cherokee Street between Nebraska & Iowa Streets; 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; for info, call 314-632-6498 or visit www.cincodemayostl.com.

May 4
ST. LOUIS STORYTELLING FESTIVAL: GRAND FINALE
7:30 p.m.; Touhill Performing Arts Center on UMSL campus; for info, call 314-516-4949 or visit www.touhill.org.

May 5
AN EVENING WITH PATTI SMITH
Contemporary Art Museum, 3570 Washington; 7 p.m.; for info or tickets, visit www.camstl.org/pattismith.

May 5, 12, 19, 26
FAMILY SUNDAYS: HELMETS, HATS, HEADDRESSES
Free; 1-4 p.m.; St. Louis Art Museum; for info, visit www.slam.org.

May 9-October 10
2nd TUESDAYS: EAT, DRINK, & BE CREATIVE
Family-friendly, community arts activities; live music; bar cart and food trucks; 5:30-9:30 p.m.; Foundry Art Centre, 520 N. Main in St. Charles; for info, call 636-399-5345 or visit www.foundryartcentre.org.

May 10
ARTrageous DOTTED BALL
Art and fashion event presented by Craft Alliance; The Palladium; 6-11 p.m.; tickets range in price; for info, call 314-725-1177 x 337 or visit www.craftalliance.org/news/gala/gala13.htm.

May 11-12
STUDENT/FACULTY ART SALE
Craft Alliance, 6640 Delmar; 9-5 Saturday, noon-5 Sunday; for info, visit www.craftalliance.org.

Through May 12
MOTHER’S DAY TRUNKSHOW
Featuring ceramics by Carmelits Nunez, jewelry by Patti Schwegmann; Craft Alliance, 6640 Delmar; for info, visit www.craftalliance.org.

May 16-17
SPARK: BUSINESS CREATIVITY CONFERENCE
COCAbiz, COCA’s creative business training division, presents conference for arts professionals with prominent creativity experts; COCA, 524 Trinity Avenue; for info, call 314-725-6555 or visit www.cocastl.org.

May 16
SOUND WAVES—AN EVENING OF OPERA & JAZZ
6-9 p.m.; free; inside the Pulitzer galleries, 3716 Washington Boulevard, for info, call 314-754-1850 or visit www.pulitzerarts.org.

May 17
OPPOSITE DAY ART CAMP
Kids love what’s goofy, silly, opposite—even art! 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; SCOSAG, 5233 Arsenal; for info, visit http://scosag.org/camps/school-daze/.

May 17
FRIDAY FREE PARTY
6-10 p.m.; live music at 8 by Maple Jam; Third Degree Glass, 5200 Delmar; for info, visit www.stlglass.com or call 314-367-4527.

May 18
1ST JURIED ART FEST IN THE HEART OF RICHMOND HEIGHTS
Works by 30 area artists; 7514 Lindbergh Drive at Big Bend; 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; for info, call 314-853-1001 or visit www.artfestrh.org.

May 18
MARK HOLLAND & N.SCOTT ROBINSON IN CONCERT
Celebrating new CD release of Native American/World flute music; 8 p.m.; $10 advance/$15 at door; The Chapel, 6238 Alexander Drive by Washington U.; for info, visit www.autumnschild.com.

May 18
ST. LOUIS ARCHDIOCESAN CHOIR & ORCHESTRA
8 p.m.; Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, 4431 Lindell; for info, call 314-533-7662 or www.CathedralConcerts.org.

May 18
ALLEGRO SPRING CONCERT
COCA’s student vocal ensemble; 4 p.m.; $8; COCA, 524 Trinity; for info call 314-725-6555 or visit www.cocastl.org.

May 19
BACH SOCIETY: RACHMANINOFF
3 p.m.; St. Stanislaus Kosta Church; for info, call 314-652-BACH or visit www.bachsociety.org.

May 23-25
SPRING TO DANCE
30 companies, presented by Dance St. Louis; $15 per night; Touhill Performing Arts Center; for info, for info, call 314-534-6622, or visit www.dancestlouis.org.

May 24
ART AFTER 5:MUSIC & ART FROM AFRICA
Free but tickets required; 7:00 pm; Grigg Gallery, St. Louis Art Museum; for info, visit www.slam.org.

May 24-June 16
SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL ST. LOUIS: TWELFTH NIGHT
Performed in the Glen in Forest Park; free; for info, visit www.sfstl.com, or call 314-531-9800.

May 30-June 23
CIRCUS FLORA: A TRIP TO THE MOON
Channeling Georges Melies’ iconic film for this exciting 27th season; under the Big Top in Grand Center; for info, call 314-289-4040 or visit www.circusflora.org.

May 31
MUSIC OF QUEEN
Performed by St. Louis Symphony Orchestra; 8 p.m.; Powell Hall on Grand; for info, visit www.stlsymphony.org.

May 31-June 9
THEATRE FOR KIDS: THE FROG PRINCE
Dramatic License Theatre, upper level of Chesterfield Mall; for info, call 636-220-7012 or visit www.DramaticLicenseProductions.org.

May 31-June 30
ALWAYS PATSY
The story of Patsy Cline, presented by Stages St. Louis; for info, call 314-821-2407 or visit www.stagesstlouis.org.

June 1
INDI HOP
In Cherokee and Grove neighborhoods with Indi Hop shuttles; artists, performers, music, 50 local brews; noon to 5 p.m.; advance tickets recommended; for info, visit www.indihop.com

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