Upcoming Exhibitions

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

Conflicts of Interest: Art and War in Modern Japan
October 16–January 8, 2017
Museum Calendar
Find out all about upcoming events on our event calendar.
Gallery Talks
This week’s free talks: Lake with Castle on a Hill by Joseph Wright of Derby. Meet in Sculpture Hall.
Mummies and More
Explore the Museum’s Egyptian galleries and create your own ‘ancient’ art at Family Sundays in July!
Many of the American Collection galleries are closed for reinstallation and will open again in October. Visit Gallery 333 for highlights from the American Collection.

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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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Dave Drake—from slave to American icon
He was a man bound by slavery, and with no formal training, he became a skilled and prolific potter whose work is now on view in Self-Taught Genius.
The Self-Taught Genius of Marino Auriti
Standing 11-feet tall this artist's Palazzo Enciclopedico or Encyclopedic Palace is an imposing presence at the entrance to the exhibition Self-Taught Genius.
A Tale of Two Kitties
It was the best of times (exciting new acquisition), it was the worst of times (the Depression).