Oppositions is a group exhibition of abstractions and obstructions featuring work from Colleen Asper, Hannah Black, Vaughn Davis, Danny Giles, Jonah Groenboer, Kat Reynolds, Slavs and Tatars, and Pedro Velez.
The exhibition, titled after a 70's era architectural journal whose initial logo unintentionally shifted its name from "Oppositions" to "0 positions," focuses on work that engages abstraction in relation to both material and language as a way to destabilize…
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The Luminary is pleased to announce our 2nd annual Lot 49 contemporary art auction + fundraiser on Friday, March 24th from 7pm to 10pm.
Lot 49 is a unique artist-centric auction initiated and shaped by artists as an annual fundraiser for The Luminary and a direct means of support for artists in the region and beyond. The interactive auction will feature acclaimed artists nominated by their peers, with participating artists receiving 51% of all proceeds and the…
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The Luminary's musician-led project series, LAB, features St. Louis-native R&B artist-producer Teresajenee. The Love Eklectic Music visionary will take over The Luminary for a one-night-only multidisciplinary event that embraces the collective's artistic vision across music, visuals, and…Continue
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The Luminary is excited to present the first annual Lot 49 contemporary art auction & benefit on Friday, March 11th from 6 to 11pm! All proceeds go to the artists and to support The Luminary’s forward-thinking initiatives including…Continue
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The Luminary presents Le1f on Tuesday, March 29. Doors at 8:00 pm, show at 9:00 pm. Tickets $17 adv/dos. Buy tickets here.
Bjork is a fan, what else is…
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On Friday, January 22nd from 7 to 10pm, we open two new exhibitions: Basil Kincaid, "The Reclamation 2" in the entry gallery and group exhibition "Know Yourself" in the main gallery.
// Entry Gallery
In Reclamation 2, Basil Kincaid filters technological waste through the lens of Ghanaian and African American folk art practices exploring the duality of his African and American Identity. With interest in communication and cultural identity,…
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Join us on October 27th at 7pm for a conversation between Charles “Bobo” Shaw of the Black Artists Group and Assistant Professor of American Studies at St. Louis University, Ben Looker as they discuss the history of BAG, and touch on the…Continue
Thursday, October 15
The Luminary hosts a roundtable discussion focused around adjunct positions in art departments and precarious labor conditions in higher education. Featuring a group of area artists and adjunct instructors, the discussion will center around the addiction to adjunct…
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Friday, September 25
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8/7: R*A*O*S presents Thug Entrancer with DMY
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