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01 Dec 2020

By Margaret Keller The Beginning It all started when I pulled into one of the giant concrete parking garages at the University of Missouri-STL, where I was headed to Gallery 210 to view the current art exhibit.  After maneuvering my Mini Cooper into a tiny spot, I happened to look up and saw a surveillance … Continue reading Keller: Eyes Wide Open — Privacy Matters

23 Oct 2020

“Caffeinated Curation” is a routine book and beverage pairing that highlights Blueprint Coffee and relevant reading recommendations from High Low resident artists and community members. Our latest chapter of the series comes from High Low barista Lindsey. As a tribute to two classics that have carried me through all aspects of life — Stephen King’s “The … Continue reading Caffeinated Curation: Stephen King

09 Oct 2020

“It’s up to independent filmmakers to show what filmmaking could be here.” That’s what filmmaker Josh Guffey believes when it comes to producing for the silver screen out of the Gateway City. “I think this community is ready. The talent is here … There’s great infrastructure and the Kranzberg Arts Foundation is a big part … Continue reading Residency provides support for filmmaking in St. Louis

02 Oct 2020

“Sex, Drugs, Rock & Roll” will open Oct. 29, with full COVID-19 mitigation policies in place. The popular adage that is often tossed around in show business, “the show must go on,” met its match this year as COVID-19 has practically shut down the arts and entertainment industries for months. Since we made the decision … Continue reading 1-act, 1-person production by The Midnight Company to open at The Kranzberg

28 Sep 2020

Kranzberg Arts Foundation partners with Open Highway Music Festival for month-long brunch and live music series By Caitlin Lally Sundays in October are about to get a little louder in Grand Center. The sound of banjos strumming and voices harmonizing will fill the air outside The Grandel as the community gathers, safely, for brunch and … Continue reading St. Louis’ music scene sees collaboration, opportunity amid COVID

14 Sep 2020

A Look at the Heart Behind “Consider…” By Megan Kenyon “We have learned to fly the air like birds and swim the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.” -Martin Luther King Jr. Full disclosure: When I initially came up with the idea for Consider…, my vision for this show revolved … Continue reading Kenyon: When I Look Into the Face of My Enemy, I See My Brother

08 Sep 2020

In an effort to build sustainable infrastructure and feed artists, The Dark Room and Urban Harvest STL have been collaborating to donate pantry items including fresh produce to local families in need. From radishes and collard greens to oregano and thyme, Sally’s Rooftop Garden — which is located above .ZACK and maintained by Urban Harvest … Continue reading Growing community: The Dark Room, Urban Harvest STL donate fresh produce

28 Aug 2020

Create Safely. Present Safely. Attend Safely. When it comes to the arts, it’s as our trustee Nancy Kranzberg says: “There ain’t nothin’ like the real thing.” Here at the Kranzberg Arts Foundation, we have always loved gathering people to experience the best of our thriving arts community. And while we’re amazed at the new and … Continue reading Arts organizations statewide partner to launch Missouri ArtSafe

20 Aug 2020

While some may see wearing masks or standing six feet apart as hindrances to artmaking, one St. Louis theatre company has welcomed the new norms to reignite their production methods. After hosting virtual auditions, rehearsing for hours over Zoom, and then recording scenes in small physically-distanced groups, Ignite Theatre Company will present “A Chorus Line … Continue reading Ignite Theatre Company produces first streamed musical amid pandemic

10 Aug 2020

“Caffeinated Curation” is a routine book and beverage pairing that highlights Blueprint Coffee and relevant reading recommendations from High Low resident artists and community members. Our latest chapter of the series comes from High Low barista Josie. Sometimes a book just calls to you. One day working at High Low, “Leo the Late Bloomer” by … Continue reading Caffeinated Curation: Robert Kraus

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