The Gallery at RAC is committed to exhibiting the work of local artists and fostering opportunities for curators living in the St. Louis region. The Gallery at RAC showcases artists from a variety of media and exhibitions rotate throughout the year. Guest curators have the opportunity to compose group exhibitions, each featuring works that explore a specific discourse. RAC accepts proposals for exhibitions on a rolling basis. Please click here to view the guidelines for exhibition proposal submission. You may also browse our past exhibits here.
Located on the first floor of the RAC Building
Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm; Saturday: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
OF BEING NUMEROUS: 2013 CRITICAL MASS CREATIVE STIMULUS AWARD EXHIBITION
August 15 – September 6
Curator: Jessica Baran
Artists: Ilene Berman, Christine Ilewski, Carlie Trosclair
Opening Reception: Friday, August 15, 5:30 – 7:30
Gallery Talk: Wednesday, August 15th, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
“Of Being Numerous: The 2013 Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Creative Stimulus Award Exhibition” features artwork by the recipients of the 2013 Creative Stimulus Award: Ilene Berman, Christine Ilewski and Carlie Trosclair. The Creative Stimulus Award is an annual prize given by Critical Mass for the Visual Arts which allots $15000 to three St. Louis-based, jury-selected artists, to assist them in creating new work and expanding their practices. This exhibition features a variety of media – including painting, textiles, and installation – that serves as a means for representing fundamentally community-driven work, which is deeply engaged with the St. Louis area beyond conventional gallery confines.
Join us at the opening reception on Friday, August 15 from 5:30 – 7:30pm, and at our gallery talk on Wednesday, August 27th from 5:30 – 7:30.
About Critical Mass for the Visual Arts www.criticalmassart.org
“Critical Mass for the Visual Arts is a nonprofit, self-formed visual arts collaborative dedicated to promoting, enhancing and initiating contemporary visual art in the St. Louis region. Since 2008, Critical Mass for the Visual Arts has recognized the needs of outstanding local visual artists through the Creative Stimulus Project.”