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Drink in Art: Valentine’s Edition

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

This Valentine’s edition of Drink in Art at CAM is perfect for art-loving and art-curious singles, friends, couples, galentines, and everyone in between. Buy one for you, get one for them during our two-for-one happy hour with three specialty cocktails: the “No I’m Just Here With Friends,” the “Can I Buy You A Drink?,” and […]

Free

Stroller Tour / Morning Play Date

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

All Stroller Tours and Play Dates are free and open to all! Mark the second Saturday of each month for Stroller Tours, designed for art lovers and their children two and under, and Play Dates, which feature artist-led activities and interactive performances, recommended for ages 2 to 5.

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First Friday

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

Tour 6:00 pm DJ James Biko 7:00 pm Make the most of the first Friday of every month in the Grand Center Arts District at our neighboring art institutions. And be sure to spend some time at CAM for a tour of the exhibitions, the soulful sound impressions of new DJ-in-residence James Biko, and any […]

Free

Young Friends Brunch

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

This special prix fixe brunch, exclusively for Young Friend members, features cocktails, fresh fruit, Union Loafers french toast, and Botanical Roasters coffee and chocolate. Advance registration only. Join Young Friends here.

$35.00

Artist Talk: Liz Johnson Artur

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

The London-based artist talks about her compelling images of the African diaspora and her ongoing Black Balloon Archive with Drew Sawyer, who organized the exhibition Liz Johnson Artur: Dusha for the Brooklyn Museum, where he is Phillip Leonian and Edith Rosenbaum Leonion Curator of Photography. Reserved seating is available for Sustainer-level and above members by […]

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Spring Exhibitions Opening

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

Patron Preview 10:00–11:00 am Member Preview 6:00–7:00 pm Public Reception 7:00–9:00 pm Join us for the opening of CAM’s spring exhibitions featuring Liz Johnson Artur: Dusha, thirty years of iconic photographs focusing on the African diaspora; Derek Fordjour: SHELTER, the artist’s first solo museum exhibition, featuring a site-specific, immersive installation that evokes notions of safety […]

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Beauty

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

Redefining the ideal. Who gets to decide what’s beautiful and why? From the old traditions of Brahms, to the new pop infused, multicultural sounds of Dinuk Wijerante, and new sounds from one of St. Louis' most creative and original musicians, Syna So Pro, the music on this program will give you new ways to hear […]

$5.00

St. Louis Small Press Expo Opening Night Kickoff Party

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

The St. Louis Small Press Expo is St. Louis’s premier annual indie-print showcase, bringing together self-published books, comics, zines, literary magazines, poetry, and more. The St. Louis Small Press Expo 2019 takes place Saturday, August 17. This year, our Opening Night Kickoff Party will take place at the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (CAM) on […]

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Spring Exhibitions Opening

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

Join us for the opening of CAM’s spring exhibitions featuring Christine Corday: RELATIVE POINTS and Guan Xiao: Fiction Archive Project in the main galleries and Oliver Laric: 2000 Cliparts projected on the museum’s facade as part of CAM’s Street Views series. The upstairs education galleries feature ArtReach: Vashon High School.

Free

Feast Your Eyes: Chef Mike Randolph

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

$75; $50 members. Purchase tickets at camstl.org/feast. The chef, restaurateur, and James beard Award semi-finalist who transformed the local culinary scene with such destination restaurants as Half & Half, Privado, and Publico, creates a four-course dinner inspired by the art on view. Special thanks to L'Ecole Culinaire.

Film Screening: Boom for Real (2017)

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

Subtitled The Late teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat, the documentary not only presents rare footage of the young artist, but tells a story of a new York City that may be unrecognizable to some. A part of the '70s scene, Director Sarah Driver worked collaboratively with such artists as Jim Jarmusch, Fab Five Freddy, Kenny […]

Town Hall: For Freedoms

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis 3750 Washington Boulevard, St. Louis, MO

For Freedoms: The 50 State Initiative was begun by artists Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman to show what democracy looks like through art and arts institutions. Speakers at this town hall event will include For Freedoms co-founder Thomas and Nicole Hudson, a former consultant with the Ferguson Commission and current Assistant Vice Chancellor for […]