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EXHIBITIONS

Currently on View

Impressions of War
August 5–February 12, 2017

Japanese Painting and Calligraphy: Highlights from the Collection
August 19–February 12, 2017

New Media Series: Dara Birnbaum
September 2–December 11

Textiles: Politics and Patriotism
September 9–March 5, 2017

Conflicts of Interest: Art and War in Modern Japan
October 16–January 8, 2017

Upcoming Exhibitions

New Media Series: Rodney McMillian
December 16–March 19, 2017

Degas, Impressionism, and the Paris Millinery Trade
February 12–May 7, 2017
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Gallery Talks
Japanese Painting and Calligraphy: Highlights from the Collection led by Rhiannon Paget, Mellon Fellow for Japanese Art. Meet in Sculpture Hall.
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Spend your holiday weekend with family programs at the Saint Louis Art Museum.
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The Saint Louis Art Museum recently accepted into its collection 225 works of art from the collection of the late C.C. Johnson Spink and Edith "Edie" Spink. Search the collection using the term "Spink."

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Textile tales of politics and patriotism
The use of textiles as vehicles for propaganda has long been used to promote military, political, and commemorative events in many cultures.
Imi Knoebel's Minimalist Approach
On view for the first time at the Museum, Imi Knoebel's Messerschnitt reveals the artist’s deep appreciation for materials and structure.
A Game of Nation, Modernity, and Militarism
Sugoroku,a Japanese board and dice game similar to snakes and ladders, came to the fore with the rise of Japan’s woodblock printing industry.