Art & Architecture

2017 Art+Feminism Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By Jennifer Akins on March 3, 2017

  Wikimedia’s gender trouble is well-documented. While the reasons for the gender gap are up for debate, the practical effect of this disparity, however, is not. Content is skewed by the lack of female participation. This represents an alarming absence in an increasingly important repository...

The Open Collection —TOC01: Some Books

By Jennifer Akins on January 27, 2017

  The Open Collection — TOC01: Some Books The Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library Special Collections is a unique repository for rare and hard-to-find art and architecture publications. From limited edition series to out-of-print volumes, the Art Special Collections holdings offer...

Fieldnotes Study

By Jennifer Akins on October 14, 2016

For the month of October, the exhibit Fieldnotes Study will be on display in the hall cases of the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library. This is an exhibit of student work from lecturer Micah Stanek’s Modern & Contemporary Landscape Architecture course.

Jewelry Making Event

By Jennifer Akins on October 12, 2016

On Wednesday, October 12th and Thursday, October 20th from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm, we are having a jewelry making event in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library. Come take a study break and be creative!    

Pike Exhibit – Strategies: Working on Site, Spring 2016 Projects

By Jennifer Akins on September 26, 2016

Professor Jeff Pike’s Strategies: Working on Site, Spring 2016 Projects will be on view in our interior case through October 21, 2016. While studying abroad in Florence, Italy, students designed and created these printed, bound books which are an analysis of a place, event or an activity. P...

Noguchi Ceiling revealed

By Miranda Rectenwald on May 6, 2016

One of St. Louis’ most iconic modern art installations, designed by Isamu Noguchi is once again visible and view-able by the public. Architect Harris Armstrong designed the building and commissioned Noguchi to create an installation work of art, the “Reflection Ceiling,” for the...

Voices and Visions Of St. Louis: Past, Present, Future

By Miranda Rectenwald on April 8, 2016

The Sam Fox School of Design at Washington University and Harvard University Graduate School of Design hosted a three day conference March 30-April 1, 2016 focused on St. Louis : Past, Present, and Future. The program aimed “to explore and debate issues of injustice, inequality, and racial ...

Landscape Architecture Exhibit

By Jennifer Akins on April 4, 2016

Come see Landscape Architecture projects from three courses taught by Assistant Professor of Architecture Natalie Yate, Faculty Assistant Laura Schatzman and Visiting Assistant Professor Christine Abbott. These are on display in our hall cases through April 23, 2016.   ‘Testing Terrain...

Women in Art & Architecture

Women in Art & Architecture Exhibit

By Jennifer Akins on March 23, 2016

Women in Art & Architecture, is now on display in the Kranzberg Art & Architecture Library interior case through April 2016. This exhibit by MFA student, Brittany Jasin, features resources in our collection on women artists, architects and art critics.

Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon St. Louis

By Jennifer Akins on February 5, 2016

We’re excited to announce that an Art+Feminism Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon will be held March 5, 12:00pm -5:00pm at the Kranzberg Art and Architecture Library! Please join us for a fun, inclusive one-day event to bring together diverse communities to create and improve Wikipedia articles related ...