special events

The St. Louis Artists' Guild hosts a variety of special events throughout the year, including music concerts, plays, and our annual fundraiser Collectors Choice. Collectors Choice, now in its 18th year is an annual art exhibition where patrons will have the chance to purchase a ticket and take home a work of art from a local artist valued at $250 or more while enjoying a fun-filled evening with a silent auction and delectable refreshments. Check our calendar to see all events!


Innovations in Textiles 2019

October 3-6, 2019

Innovations in Textiles 2019is a collaborative event presented Fall 2019 throughout the St. Louis region—including St. Charles and Columbia, Missouri, and Metro East Illinois. Innovations in Textiles 2019 serves to enlighten the community with a unique aesthetic perspective on fiber art.

Created to investigate the state of contemporary textile arts, Innovations in Textiles2019 is comprised of over 40 regional nonprofit & commercial art galleries, organizations and museums that have joined forces to present innovative exhibitions that explore fiber art, textiles and fashion created by local, regional, national, and international artists.

In addition to exhibitions, a broad range of artistic programming & activities are planned, including receptions, open houses, workshops, lectures, gallery talks, studio tours, a bus tour, and other community programs throughout Fall 2019. Innovations in Textiles 2019 will take place August through November 2019 with a special weekend of events scheduled with Surface Design Association’s “Beyond the Surface”St. Louis Conference October 3-6, 2019.

Learn more on our website: http://innovationsinstextilesstl.org

Cool Drinks/Hot Art!


August 23, 2019 (5pm -8pm)

Join us Friday, August 23, 2019 for our fun and out of the sun happy hour: Cool Drinks/Hot Art! This time we are featuring 4Hands Brewery beers and their new canned cocktails. A representative from the company will be here to guide your taste buds along the way. Drinks will be accompanied with complimentary finger foods appropriate for summer. Brian Curran will be providing the alluring sounds of the Blues for us all to enjoy.

Event starts at 5pm and goes until 8pm.

Tickets are $20 per person. Hope to see you there!