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TODAY IN THE MUSEUM


Fri - Apr 25
  Currently on View
Impressionst France: Visions of Nation from Le Gray to Monet
March 16–July 6, 2014
Main Exhibition Galleries

Mother Earth, Father Sky: Weavings from the Navajo World
January 21, 2014–
Gallery 100

Flowers of the Four Seasons in Chinese and Japanese Art
February 7–September 1, 2014
Gallery 225

Anything but Civil: Kara Walker's Vision of the Old South
February 26–August 10, 2014
Galleries 234 and 235
Fri - Apr 25
  Symposium
Impressionist France: Visions of Nation from Le Gray to Monet
Thursday, April 24–Saturday, April 26
$75 ($50 Members and Students with ID)


This symposium will provide a rare opportunity to explore topics presented in the exhibition. Speakers include prominent scholars from the United States and Europe, many of whom have contributed to the study of 19th century France in subjects as diverse as art history, technology, social history, and photograpy.

To register or to learn more, click here
Fri - Apr 25
  Extended Hours
The Saint Louis Art Museum is open until 9:00 pm on Fridays.
Fri - Apr 25
10:30 AM
  Daily Collection Tour
Meet at the Information Center.
Free.

Explore the Museum's collection with an informative, docent-led tour—offered free to all visitors. The tour departs from the Information Center in Sculpture Hall and usually lasts about one hour.
Fri - Apr 25
6:00 PM
  Gallery Talk
No Gallery Talk today
Fri - Apr 25
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  SLAM Underground
SLAM Underground: Vive La France!
Featuring a live performance by The Ye-Ye's

Friday, April 25 - 6:00–9:00 pm
Lower Level, Main Building
FREE

Wear your beret, say "Oui!" and join us for this month's SLAM Underground, Vive La France! See the exhibition Impressionist France: Visions of Nation from Le Gray to Monet, make a souvenir in our interactive Art Lab, strike your best pose at our French photo booth, and sip a fancy drink from the cash bar. All this, plus flash French language lessons, music by DJ Mark Early, and a special live performance by The Ye-Ye's at 7:30 pm. The Ye-Ye's, an all-female band from Chicago, have won a loyal following with their repertoire of 1960s pop gems from around the world—all sung in French.

To learn about other events taking place at the Museum, visit the Calendar, This Week at the Museum, or our Program Guide.