The Repertory Theater of St. Louis, Webster Arts and Springboard are teaming up with students attending Nipher Middle School, and current and former residents of Meacham Park to collect oral histories about the Meacham Park community. The project will conclude with a professional stage performance and visual art. If you have stories or know someone that would like to be interviewed, click here to get started!
Webster Arts Names Patrick Murphy as President
Webster Arts' Board of Directors is thrilled to announce that Patrick Murphy has been elected as board president for 2017.
Murphy is a well-known personality in the St. Louis area, having worked in St. Louis radio and television for 40 years and has served as Channel Nine’s on-air voice since 1981. A resident of Webster Groves, Murphy is a self-described fledgling watercolorist, and member of the Missouri Watercolor Society.
Other executive committee board members are K Wentzien, vice president; Katie Stocke, treasurer; Peter Love, secretary; and Kathie Cahoon, immediate past president. Webster Arts is governed by a board of 21 members.
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Click here to see Webster Arts Executive Committee biographies.
Call for Art: Small Works V now accepting applications!
Interested in submitting your work? Webster Arts is looking for artists of all skill levels to submit any 2D work, no larger than 16" x 16", for its fifth Small Works exhibition. Deadline for entry is January 16, 2017. The exhibition will take place February 1-28, 2017 at the Webster Groves Public Library during regular library hours.
Webster Arts will host an artists’ reception, free and open to the public, on Friday, February 3, 2017, from 6-7:30 pm. For more information and to apply, click here.
Webster Arts Fair Receives National Art Show Recognition!
The Webster Arts Fair has been ranked #77 in Sunshine Artist magazine’s top 100 art fairs in the classic and contemporary craft category for calendar year 2015. Readers of the magazine chose the top 200 best shows in two categories, classic and contemporary craft show and fine arts and design show. This is the first time the Webster Art Fair has received a national ranking. 2017 Fair dates are June 2-4. Click here to read the press release. For more information about the fair, click here!