St. Louis, MO — There’s a new rooftop garden in St. Louis. It’s called Sally’s Rooftop Garden and Terrace and it’s located on top of the .Zack building in the Grand Arts Center. The garden is a partnership between the Kranzberg Arts Foundation and non profit Urban Harvest. It’s more than a place to grow … Continue reading →New rooftop garden opens in Grand Arts Center District
The Arts and Education Council (A&E) has announced seven honorees for the 2019 St. Louis Arts Awards. Celebrating its 28th year, the St. Louis Arts Awards is the region’s preeminent event honoring artists, educators, individuals and organizations that achieve a legacy of artistic excellence and enrich St. Louis’ arts and cultural community. The 2019 honorees … Continue reading →Honorees Announced For the 2019 St. Louis Arts Awards
Samples of St. Louis stage work and an award for the Kranzberg Foundation highlighted both the city’s triumphs and its challenges. ST. LOUIS: According to Teresa Eyring, executive director of Theatre Communications Group, the TCG 2018 conference ended how it began: celebrating the creative energy of St. Louis. The conference’s final plenary on Saturday afternoon … Continue reading →#TCG18 Closing Plenary: We End How We Began
With about 11,000 vacant St. Louis properties on the Land Reutilization Authority‘s inventory list, an option to buy 25 will barely nudge the needle on the city’s blight problem. But in terms of leadership, it’s important that the Kranzberg Arts Foundation plans to develop affordable housing and studio space for artists in the Gravois Park … Continue reading →Editorial: Kranzberg Arts Foundation tackles blighted property for artists’ housing
The Kranzberg Arts Foundation is expanding its presence in the Grand Center Arts District with the opening of Sally’s Rooftop Garden & Terrace at the .ZACK building. Sally’s Rooftop, a 150-capacity private event venue with panoramic views of downtown and the Gateway Arch, will open in mid-June. The rooftop also is home to a food … Continue reading →Kranzberg Arts Foundation to open new event space
Nightchaser, an ongoing underground disco event, throws its biggest party yet with “Under the Big Top” on Saturday night in the Circus Flora tent in Grand Center. Event producer Alexis Tucci is the ringmaster for the largely DJ-driven event. Circus Flora ended its season May 13.
Many St. Louis artists struggle to make a living and pay the rent. The Kranzberg Arts Foundation wants to help by buying 25 properties and developing affordable artists’ homes and studios. Most are in the Gravois Park area, bound by Jefferson Avenue, Chippewa Street, Grand Boulevard and Cherokee Street. The city’s Land Reutilization Authority will … Continue reading →New Kranzberg Arts Foundation program to help St. Louis artists become homeowners
Singer-bassist Tonina is rapidly emerging as a new favorite on the St. Louis music scene, defying categorization along the way. Part of the Kranzberg Arts Foundation’s new 2018 Music Artists in Residence program, Tonina has performed at the Dark Room and has opened for R&B singer Lalah Hathaway at the Pageant. She performs Sunday at … Continue reading →New singer-musician Tonina finds her way on her own terms
Same approach, new location. “New Dance Horizons,” presented by Dance St. Louis, returns this weekend. But for its sixth edition, the event that pairs local companies with nationally known choreographers has moved from the Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center to the Grandel Theatre in Grand Center.