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Celebrate: A Fundraiser by Thirteen Squared


13 SQUARED is sponsoring two fundraising exhibits to benefit St. Louis Artists' Guild. Both fundraisers will be showing concurrently. In the Juried Gallery, 8" x 8" donated work by regional artists in all media will be for sale on Saturday, April 8, 2017 for $50. Preview at 5:30 to 6:50 pm. At 7 pm the whistle is blown. Then you may remove art from the wall and purchase it.
The second fundraiser will be on exhibit in the Curated Gallery from Tuesday, April 4 through Saturday, April 8, 2017. Each member from 13 SQUARED will have artwork on silent auction that measures 24" x 24". Bids will be received until 7:30 pm on April 8. Each 24" artwork can then be purchased and taken home that night. All proceeds will go to the St. Louis Artists' Guild. »Read more...

Opening: 
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 5:30pm - Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Exhibition Dates: 
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - Saturday, April 8, 2017
Admission: 
FREE

Michael Vlatkovich 3 Concert

When: 
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 7:00pm

Saturday Evening
March 4, 2017
Social with Musical Artists: 7pm
Concert: 8pm
Prices: Series Ticket: $40 - Individual Ticket: $15 - Student with ID Ticket: $10 - Series Ticket with 3 Cds: $70 - Individual Show with CD: $25
Join us for St. Louis Artists' Guilds first installment in the Sculptures in Sound Concert Series. Michael Vlatkovich, trombonist, composer, and arranger, is one fo the leading talents among Los Angeles improvisational players.
Located on the West Coast since 1973, he is an emotionally charged performer, comfortable in a variety of jazz and world music styles. Vlatkovich has performed extensively in the United States, Canada, and Europe. His improvisationally free music expresses raw power and beauty in a minimally structured format. He is joined by Saxophonists Jay Hutson and Christopher Braig.
For more information contact Series Coordinator Christopher Braig at 314-910-3825

May 6th: Christopher Braig “Aboriginal Quartet” Featuring Pat Harbison & Dancers

When: 
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm

Saturday Evening

May 6, 2017
Social with Musical Artists: 7pm
Concert: 8pm

Prices: Series Ticket: $40 - Individual Ticket: $15 - Student with ID Ticket: $10 -
Series Ticket with 3 Cds: $70 - Individual Show with CD: $25

 Series Coordinator Christopher Braig presents his first long form “Sonic Installation” Unbridled: Journey to Chevaux combining music dance and the acoustics of the performance space.

Indiana University Professor of Trumpet Pat Harbison joins Christopher’s working group of Steve Davis on drums and Ben Wheeler on bass for this cross disciplinary performance. Patrick Harbison's many recordings as a jazz trumpeter includea1999 solo debut, AfterAll.In addition to appearances as leader, his recording credits include the Psycho Acoustic Orchestra, the Blue Wisp Big Band, and David Baker's 21st Century Bebop Band.  

Submissions Due: 
May 6, 2017

May Family First Saturday- Treasure Maps

May Family First Saturday- Treasure Maps
May Family First Saturday- Treasure Maps
May Family First Saturday- Treasure Maps

One day open studio
Saturday afternoon
May 6, 2017
12pm - 2pm
FREE
Join us on May 6 for our monthly Family First Saturday. STLAG will provide a variety of papers, stamps, and drawing materials for children to create their own treasure maps. Make a map of your own design leading to  hidden treasure! This is a great chance for children to learn about geography or create lands of their own imagination. But what use is a treasure map without treasure? Bring in rocks from your backyard or items from your recycling and we will provide metallic paints to transform these objects into precious gems. »Read more...

Cost: 
FREE

Epoch: Refugee Crisis by Artist Chelsea Ritter-Sorenon in the Curated Gallery

Epoch: Refugee Crisis by Artist Chelsea Ritter-Sorenon in the Curated Gallery

Epoch: Refugee Crisis
Opening Reception: April 21, 2017
Exhibition Dates: April 21, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Artist Talk: May 6, 2017
Time: 10 am


Join us on April 21 for the Curated Exhibit Epoch: Refugee Crisis that will exhibt alongside our juried show Displacement and Migration. In a 12-foot hand-illustrated mural, public artist ChelseaRitter-Soronen reflects the stories shared with her from Syrian people currently displaced because of war. With the goal of raising awareness of a global critical conversation, these visuals are a chronological depiction of several refugees' arduous journeys, from pre-war to asylum to a seemingly infinite wait for what comes next. »Read more...

Opening: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Exhibition Dates: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - Saturday, May 20, 2017
Admission: 
FREE
Curator: 
Amy Firestone-Rosen, Amanda Nutter, and Chelsea Ritter-Sorenon

Epoch: Refugee Crisis by Artist Chelsea Ritter-Sorenon in the Curated Gallery

Epoch: Refugee Crisis
Opening Reception:
April 21, 2017
Exhibition Dates:
April 21, 2017 - May 20, 2017
Artist Talk : May 6, 2017
Time: 10 am

   
Join us on April 21, for the Curated Exhibit Epoch: Refugee Crisis that will exhibt alongside our juried show Displacement and Migration. In a 12-foot hand-illustrated mural, public artist ChelseaRitter-Soronen reflects the stories shared with her from Syrian people currently displaced because of war. With the goal of raising awareness ofa global critical conversation, these visuals are a chronological depiction of several refugees' arduous journeys, from pre-war to asylum to a seemingly infinite wait for what comes next. Chelsea will be exhibiting alongside Displacement and Migration in STLAG's new curated gallery. »Read more...

Opening: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Exhibition Dates: 
Friday, April 21, 2017 - Saturday, May 20, 2017
Admission: 
FREE
Curator: 
Amy Firestone-Rosen, Amanda Nutter, Chelsea Ritter-Sorenon
Submissions Due: 
April 21, 2017 - May 20, 2017

Chalk Pastel Portrait Drawing-Summer 2017

Chalk Pastel Portrait Drawing-Summer 2017
Chalk Pastel Portrait Drawing-Summer 2017

Pastel Portrait Drawing
6 weeks
Wednesday afternoon
June 14- July 19
1pm - 3:30 pm

Instructor: Dan Wine
Members: $115
Non Members: $135

Price includes model fee
 
This class will make an examination of the portrait in chalk pastels. We will initially discuss staging, lighting the model, and composing to our paper. We will continue further to discuss facial proportion as we establish an organizational line drawing of our model. »Read more...

Cost: 
Members: $115 Non Members: $135

Chinese Brush Painting Workshop

Chinese Brush Painting Workshop

One day Workshop
Saturday afternoon
1pm - 4pm
April 29, 2017
Instructor: Ping Yan
Members: $50
Non Members: $65
  »Read more...

Dates: 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

2017 Young Artists' Showcase

Young Artists’ Showcase is a juried, all-media exhibition of artwork created by high school students between 15 and 19 years old residing within 150 miles of the St. Louis Artists’ Guild. »Read more...

Opening: 
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Exhibition Dates: 
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - Saturday, April 1, 2017
Admission: 
Free
Juror: 
Bill Neukomm

Figure Study - Summer 2017

Figure Study - Summer 2017
Figure Study - Summer 2017

Figure Study
8-week session
Saturday Morning
10:00 am - 12:30pm
June 10, 2017 - July 29, 2017
Instructor: Philip Perschbacher
Members: $155

Non Members: $185
 
Learn the skills and techniques of figure drawing. Students from any skill level beginning to advanced with learn the step by step approach to figure drawing. This class with focus on proportions, balance, volumes, rhythm and light and shadow. Students will create quick gesture drawings as well as fully shaded figure drawings. Ages 18+ »Read more...

Cost: 
Members: $155 Non Members: $185
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