Category Archives: Events

Annual Thanksgiving Weekend Sidewalk Sale

The Student & Faculty Sale is a yearly tradition at Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design, giving the talented working artists from the Craft Alliance studios an opportunity to sell their work directly to interested buyers. Find one of a kind works in clay, glass, fiber, and more. Plus, with a receipt from the sale, save 20% off your purchase in the Delmar Gallery Shop this weekend only!

Saturday, November 29 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Sunday, November 30 12:00-5:00 pm

Proceeds from the sale benefit the education programs at Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design.

It’s 12-13-14 and Donna Fox is at Serendipity Gallery

donna foxSerendipity Gallery proudly presents St. Louis Artist Donna Fox.

Donna will be in the gallery Saturday, December 12 from Noon to 4

Donna – aka Crow Steals Fire – is an accomplished metal smith who does a variety of work with wax seals in sterling and fine silver.  Donna also works in copper and other metals.

Amazing and unique pieces will be available to fill your stockings!

A Fiftieth Anniversary Free-for-All!

On December 13, 1964, Craft Alliance Center of Art + Design opened the doors of its first gallery in the Central West End. Fifty years later, the organization still going strong with locations in Grand Center and the Delmar Loop! Join us almost exactly 50 years after the original opening day for a Friday night free-for-all in our Delmar Loop studios. There will be artist demonstrations in the glass & metals studios, hands-on activities in the clay & design studios, extended hours in the Delmar Gallery Shop for last minute holiday shopping, and raffle prizes!

This event is FREE and open to the public. All ages welcome.

Mixed Media and Steam Punk at Serendipity Gallery

sg 10.30 1Serendipity Gallery host the talented father and son team of  Den Smith and Ian Smith on Saturday, November 8 from Noon to 4 pm.

Den Smith is an award winning mixed media artist whose whimsical view of the world is reflected in his wall hangings and clocks.  Ian Smith is a relative new comer to the art scene and is making a hit with his steam punk work – especially his tables and lamps.

2nd Annual Vanessa Gade Trunk Show

sg 3Serendipity Gallery is pleased to host San Francisco artist Vanessa Gade for the 2nd Annual Trunk Show on Small Business Saturday, November 29 from Noon to 4 pm

Vanessa’s pieces are inspired by architectural design and have been featured in major fashion magazines including Cosmopolitan and have been worn by celebrities including Chelsea Handler!

We are very happy to share this expanded collection of her work with St. Louis for a limited time.

TOYing with Digital Exhibition and Opening Reception

RAC 10.29

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents “TOYing with Digital,” a photography exhibition produced by professional photographers using toy cameras. Typical characteristics of a toy camera are plastic lenses and very few controls. All of the artists featured in this exhibition have been working with one digital toy camera or another, and this exhibition highlights the results of an early foray into using toy cameras in the digital age.

Join us at the opening reception on Friday, November 14th from 5:30 – 7:30pm, and at our gallery talk on Tuesday, December 2, from 5:30 – 7:00.

Curator: Susan Hacker Stang

Artists: David B. Angell, Ryan Duffy, Olivia Lahs-Gonzales, Olivia Joseph, Mark Katzman, Jennifer Silverberg, Susan Hacker Stang

GALLERY HOURS:   Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm;

Saturday and Sunday 12pm to 5pm.

All events are free and open to the public.