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Open Studios STL: East of Grand

Oct 8, 2017, 10:00am - 5:00pm

oPen studios stl

east of grand blvd

Sunday, october 8

10:00 am–5:00 pm

In Open Studio STL’s twelfth year, CAM partners with artists, galleries, alternative spaces, arts organizations, and universities in St. Louis City and County to make their studios accessible to the public for one weekend, promoting dialogue between artists and audiences within the artists’ working environments. View the complete list of participating artists and their artwork at

Day Two of Open Studios STL moves to artist work spaces east of Grand Blvd. Neighborhoods include Cherokee Street, Old North, Soulard, and Downtown.

Self-Guided Tours
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Pick up a map at CAM or visit

Big Shark Bicycle Company Bike Tour
10:00 am–1:00 pm
Bring your bike and helmet to CAM and join a bike brigade tour of St. Louis artists.

Guest Studio Visits
Guest arts professionals will lead dialogue with selected artists, discussing their practice and artwork in their studio space.

  • 10:00 am: Simon Kelly, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Saint Louis Art Museum, with Ken Wood
  • 11:00 am: Wassan Al-Khudhairi, Chief Curator, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, with Marina Peng
  • 1:00 pm: Michael Behle, Director, Paul Artspace, with Hannah Montford and Kelsey Viola Wiskirchen (Viola Textile Studio)
  • 2:00 pm: Stefene Russell, Culture Editor, St. Louis Magazine, with WORK/PLAY
  • 3:00 pm: David Brinker, Assistant Director, Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, with Ruth Reese


Open Studios STL is generously supported by: