Visitors Guide to
Ongoing Arts Exhibits

in the Middle Mississippi River Valley
   
The Middle Mississippi River Valley is home to a number of venues that are the home to ongoing exhibits that change periodically. The venues range from small galleries operated by local artists to more larger museums maintained by universities and communities.
   
  Through October 26, 2017
Art Exhibit
THE GOLDEN HOUR
 
VENUE: ART ST. LOUIS

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through October 28, 2017
Art Exhibit
BOOTHEEL REGIONAL JUDGED ART SHOW
  VENUE: SIKESTON DEPOT MUSEUM

Sikeston, MO
FREE
   
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    Through November 2, 2017
Art Exhibit
TEA VESSEL [AS] SUBJECT MATTER
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Through November 2, 2017
Art Exhibit
PLATONIA
  VENUE: QUINCY ART CENTER

Quincy, IL
FREE
   
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  Through November 2, 2017
Art Exhibit
EVOCATION
 
VENUE: THE GALLERY AT THE REGIONAL ARTS COMMISSION

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through November 4, 2017
Photography Exhibit
THE SELECTIVE EYE: PHOTOGRAPHY AS ABSTRACTION
 
VENUE: INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY HALL OF FAME AND MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
ADMISSION
   
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  Through November 4, 2017
Annual Art Exhibit
COLLECTORS CHOICE XVII
 
VENUE: ST. LOUIS ARTISTS' GUILD

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through November 5, 2017
Annual Art Exhibit
ORiGINALE: HANNIBAL ART CLUB’S ANNUAL AREA ARTIST COMPETITION
 
VENUE: HANNIBAL ARTS COUNCIL

Hannibal, MO
FREE

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  Through November 25, 2017
Art Exhibit
LYING HEAVY: NEW WORK BY JOE CHESLA
 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through November 26, 2017
Art Exhibit
CROSS-POLLINATION: FLOWERS IN EUROPEAN PORCELAIN & TEXTILES
 
VENUE: ST. LOUIS ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through December 1, 2017
Biennial Art Exhibit
QUILT NATIONAL 2017
 
VENUE: FOUNDRY CENTRE ART
St. Charles, MO
ADMISSION

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  Through December 8, 2017
Art Exhibit
A SHARED VISION: SELECTIONS FROM THE RUDOLPH-BLUME COLLECTION
 
VENUE: BRADBURY GALLERY, ARKANSAS STATE UNIVERSITY

Jonesboro, AR
FREE

   
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  Through December 10, 2017
Art Exhibit
TRANSFORMATIONS - VISIBLE CONSERVATION
 
MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY RELIGIOUS ART

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through December 30, 2017
Art Exhibit
RETURN TO FOREVER: KATHLEEN BRODEUR ~ EDSON CAMPOS
 
ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 6, 2018
Art Exhibit
RESIDUAL IMPACT
  VENUE: JACOBY ARTS CENTER

Alton, IL
FREE
   
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  Through January 8, 2018
Art Exhibit
KADER ATTIA: REASON'S OXYMORONS
  VENUE: MILDRED LANE KEMPER ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 8, 2018
Art Exhibit
RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE PRINTS: INVESTIGATING THE COLLECTION
  VENUE: MILDRED LANE KEMPER ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 8, 2018
Art Exhibit
REFRAMING FEMINISM: VISUALIZING WOMEN, GENDER & SEXUALITY
  VENUE: MILDRED LANE KEMPER ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 20, 2018
Art Exhibit
JILL EVANS PETZALL: STILL LIVES WITH STORIES
 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 27, 2018
Art Exhibit
INVENT A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT
SELECTIONS FROM THE SHELDON’S SOLID PROGRAM

 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through January 28, 2018
Art Exhibit
A CENTURY OF JAPANESE PRINTS
 
VENUE: ST. LOUIS ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through February 3, 2018
Photography Exhibit
STEVE MCCURRY: THE IMPORTANCE OF ELSEWHERE
 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through February 17, 2018
Art Exhibit
CARL SAFE:
THE ARCHITECTURE OF BUILDINGS, FURNITURE AND PHOTOGRAPHS

 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through March 25, 2018
Art Exhibit
FIRED UP: PAINTING & CERAMICS FROM JAPAN
 
VENUE: ST. LOUIS ART MUSEUM

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  Through April 28, 2018
Art Exhibit
THE WORLD OF SPECTACULAR STRINGS
 
VENUE: SHELDON ART GALLERIES

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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  October 26 - December 8, 2017
Art Exhibits
SCHMIDT ART CENTER ART EXHIBITS
  VENUE: SCHMIDT ART CENTER

Belleville, IL
FREE
   
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  November 3, 2017 - January 28, 2018
Art Exhibit
HANNAH SANDERS: TRANSITION SPACES 17.3
 
VENUE: CRISP MUSEUM, SEMO UNIVERSITY

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  November 3, 2017 - January 28, 2018
Art Exhibit
CAROLINE KAHLER: COMPELLED TO MAKE, A RETROSPECTIVE 1980-2017
 
VENUE: CRISP MUSEUM, SEMO UNIVERSITY

Cape Girardeau, MO
FREE
   
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  November 4 - December 24, 2017
Annual Art Exhibit and Sale
ORNAMENTS SHOW & SALE
 
CRAFT ALLIANCE CENTER OF ART + DESIGN

St. Louis, MO
FREE
   
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We regularly update this calendar to provide you with up to date information on a variety of events that take place in the Middle Mississippi River Valley. Changes are made when we gather more information or when we learn of an event. If you know of an event that you would like to see posted contact the webmaster. We hope you enjoy the events you choose to attend.
   






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