Guest David Conradsen, Curator of Decorative Arts & Design at the St. Louis Art Museum, outlines the types of work that make up the Decorative Arts collection, why one piece in particular is so revolutionary, and what exactly happens at the museum on Mondays.
Guest Olivia Lahs-Gonzales, Director of the Sheldon Art Galleries, talks about the current and upcoming exhibits in the galleries and shares some highlights of this Grand Center gem.
Guest Lisa Melandri, Director of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, explains the benefits of being a collection-less museum and shares a number of upcoming highlights that visitors to CAM can look forward to over next few months.
Guests Libby Pederson, Executive Director, and Keller Ryan, Technical Director, stop by to discuss the new home of Ignite Theatre Company and their work in making theater accessible to children.
Guest Gene Dobbs Bradford, President & CEO of the Harold & Dorothy Steward Center for Jazz, discusses upcoming shows at the center and why their venues is rated as one of the best in the world.
Guest Douglas Dowd, Professor of Art and American Culture at Washington University, talks about his work as the Faculty Director of the Dowd Modern Graphic History Library.
Guest Maggie Ryan, Artistic Director of the Insight Theatre Company, talks about the group's recent move, upcoming shows, and their role in providing opportunities for local actors that would normally be found in other cities.
Guest Dana Turkovic, Assistant Curator at Laumeier Sculpture Park, shares some highlights of the park as it celebrates it's 40th year.
Guest Marilyn Brown, co-chair of the St. Louis Jewish Film Festival, shares highlights of the upcoming festival.
Nancy Kranzberg interviews Kristen Sorth, Director of The St. Louis County Library.
Guest Nichole Bridges, associate curator in charge, Department of the Arts of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, and associate curator for African art at the St. Louis Art Museum, shares the history of the African art collection and the benefits of becoming a member.
Guest Susan Sherman, Chairman of the Board of the St. Louis Fashion Fund, shares the organization's mission to rebuild the local garment district to its former glory.
Guest Priscilla Block, Executive Director of St. Louis ArtWorks, shares details on the award winning programs that they offer to underserved local teens in the Metro Area.
Guest Lynn Hamilton, Executive Director of Maturity And Its Muse, stops into the studio to detail the core of her group's mission and the reasons why art is such a beneficial part of the aging process.
Guest Melissa Wolfe, Curator of American Art at the St. Louis Art Museum, shares some highlights of the museum's collection and elaborates on the thought that went into the most recent installations in the American Art section.
Guest Stefanie Kirkland, Director of Exhibitions & Artists-in-Residence Programs at Craft Alliance, shares a bit of the history of the organization, how they grew into the institution they are now, and what we can look forward to in the future.
Guest Julia Flood, Artistic Director of Metro Theater Company, along with Matthew Neufeld, Managing Director, discuss the history of their group and share what lies beyond the horizon.
Guest Stacy West, Artistic & Executive Director of MADCO, talks about the group's origins and their mission to foster working artists and performers right here at home.
Guest Bill Ash, Executive Director of the St. Louis Classical Guitar Society, shares a brief overview of the Society's mission and upcoming performances.
Guest Amanda Thompson Rundahl, Director of Learning and Engagement at the St. Louis Art Museum discusses her work in finding ways to explain and interpret the museum's collection through various outreach efforts and programs.
Guest Sheila Banks, author & screenwriter, shares the story behind her latest book: Bittersweet.
Guest Philip Barnes, Artistic Director of the St. Louis Chamber Chorus, shares how his group brings music to life in places both expected and unexpected.