Art Saint Louis’ 28th annual “Varsity Art” exhibit is on view at its downtown St. Louis Gallery through March 28. The show features works by 39 undergrad and grad level art students representing 21 colleges and universities from Missouri and Illinois. Learn more about this exhibit at
Pictured: Sweet Sound by Hannah Simpson of Fontbonne University

a real home run! | United Way of Greater St. Louis is partnering with Cardinals great Adam Wainwright and his nonprofit Big League Impact to create volunteer opportunities for MLB players nationwide. “To have a St. Louis legend like Adam Wainwright join forces with our team to get people involved in service to the community is truly a home run,” United Way president and CEO Michelle Tucker says. “Big League Impact and United Way’s goals are perfectly aligned, and this partnership will allow both organizations to expand our outreach and help more people.”

The Muny is partnering with Lexus to elevate the patron experience with the outdoor theater’s reserved parking area now named the Lexus VIP Lot. The new partnership also will allow Lexus owners to receive a free seat cushion rental when they present their key fob at the concession stand.

A newly-released evaluation report reveals the impact of Counterpublic 2023. The triennial civic exhibition was one of the largest public art initiatives in the country, taking place over three months and including 36 artist commissions along a six-mile stretch of Jefferson Avenue. The event drew more than 190,000 visitors and is estimated to have had an economic impact of more than $15 million

K. Hall Studio is partnering with reality star Lindsay Hubbard from Summer House, a Bravo show following a group of friends who share a vacation property in the Hamptons. The new line is set to launch this month as part of its Barr-Co. division. For more information, visit to learn more.