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Art in Bloom

Friday, March 6 — Sunday, March 8, 2015

PROGRAMS AND HOURS

THURSDAY, MARCH 5
Preview events only
Flower School with Studio Choo
Hands-on Floral Studio, 10:30 am and 1:30 pm, $125 ($100 Members)
Make your own wild and elegant floral arrangements with the women behind the San Francisco flower shop Studio Choo. Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo will share favorite techniques from their 2013 book The Flower Recipe Book. No experience necessary.

Art in Bloom Preview Party
Fundraising Event, 6:00 pm, $175
Be among the first to view the floral masterpieces of Art in Bloom at this special fundraiser, which includes cocktails, live music, and dinner in Sculpture Hall. Learn more.

FRIDAY, MARCH 6
Members only, 8:00–10:00 am
Public, 10:00 am–9:00 pm


The Bounty of the American Garden with James Farmer
Lecture, 10:30 am, $25 ($20 Members)
Get tips and inspiration from Southern Living Magazine's James Farmer. Farmer is a landscape designer, a popular television commentator, and is author of the best-selling gardening and entertaining books A Time to Plan, Wreaths for All Seasons, and Dinner on the Grounds.

Recipes for Fresh Flower Arrangements with Studio Choo
Lecture/Demonstration, 2:30 pm, $25 ($20 Members)
Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo are florists and best friends who share a love for things natural and wild. Together, they run San Francisco's Studio Choo and have authored two books: The Flower Recipe Book and The Wreath Recipe Book.

Flowers after Hours: Drinks, Music, Art, and Flowers
Evening hours featuring cocktails, live music, and more!
Evening Event, 6:00–9:00 pm

SATURDAY, MARCH 7
Members only, 8:00–10:00 am
Public, 10:00 am–9:00 pm


The Bounty of the American Garden with James Farmer
Lecture, 10:30 am, $25 ($20 Members)

Recipes for Fresh Flower Arrangements with Studio Choo
Presentation, 2:30 pm, $25 ($20 Members)

Iron Florist St. Louis
Presentation and Competition, 7:00 pm, $10 ($5 Members)
New to Art in Bloom this year, this competition pits teams of professional florists, assisted by St. Louis celebrities, against rivals in an epic floral battle.

Flowers after Hours: Drinks, Music, Art, and Flowers
Evening hours featuring cocktails, live music, and more!
Evening Event, 6:00–9:00 pm

SUNDAY, MARCH 8
Members only, 8:00–10:00 am
Public, 10:00 am–5:00 pm


Family Florals
Family Program, noon–4:00 pm

Art in Bloom is free and open to the public. Select programs including lectures and presentations require tickets. It is highly recommended that tickets are purchased in advance. Tickets go on sale for Museum Members January 27 and February 3 for the general public. Tickets may be purchased in person at the Museum's Information Centers or through MetroTix at metrotix.com or 314.534.1111. All tickets purchased through MetroTix incur a service charge; the service charge is waived for tickets purchased at the Museum.

View the Art in Bloom 2014 winners