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A fashion show and art exhibit will open in the Gateway Art Museum on July 20.

"Manology II" Fashion Show and Art Exhibit Scheduled at Gateway Art Museum

July 09, 2018

A fashion show that will explore the essence of "manhood" will be the featured event July 20 at the Gateway Art Museum. "Manology II" is the brainchild of local fashion visionary Jacquelyne Craig, founder of BLAQ Séance Productions, and William Humphrey of EYEKON Klothing. It will be accompanied by two art exhibits in the gallery space that will be on display through Aug. 20.

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Supermodel Karlie Kloss visited Webster University's Gateway Campus as it hosted one of her “Kode with Klossie” summer camps.

Karlie Kloss Visits 'Kode with Klossy' Camp at Gateway Campus

July 02, 2018

Supermodel Karlie Kloss visited the Gateway Campus last week to drop in on one of her “Kode with Klossy” summer camps, which was hosted by Webster University. Kloss started the summer camps in 2015 to encourage more young women to learn how to write computer code and enter the fields of computer engineering, programming and design. On this visit, President Stroble presented Kloss with a Webster University coin to honor her for supporting the education of young women.

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Arcade Building at the Gateway Campus

Webster Faculty in Women's History Event at Arcade

March 26, 2018

In celebration of Women's History Month and in support of women's leadership, Webster University and the Global Leadership League invite the community to the Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis. Art adjunct faculty member and alumna Yvonne Osei and associate professor of sociology Danielle MacCartney will engage participants in a discussion around "influence" in international higher education and within the fields of art and sociology. That's followed by a networking reception and chance to see the current exhibit, "Sisu."

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Sisu is a female exhibition that will be held during Women's History Month

Sisu Exhibit Opening at Arcade Gallery March 10

February 27, 2018

The Arcade Contemporary Art Projects Gallery at Webster University’s Gateway Campus hosts the opening reception of the exhibit Sisu: A Female Exhibition on Saturday, March 10, at 6 p.m. The exhibit is being curated by members of our 2018 BFA Senior Class and the participating artists include current Webster Students, Alumna and Faculty. This exhibition is being held during Women's History Month and intends to sparks questions and action.

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Check out the exhibit beginning Saturday

Adorn or Disfigure Exhibit Opening at Arcade Building Feb. 3

January 31, 2018

Join us on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 6-9 p.m., in the Arcade Contemporary Art Projects Gallery at Webster University’s Gateway Campus, for the opening reception of the exhibit "Adorn or Disfigure," a collection of work featuring student artists in the Department of Art, Design & Art History. The exhibit runs through Feb. 28, and is free and open to the public.

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Browning Hall

Browning Hall, Arcade Building Recognized for Design, Architecture

October 03, 2017

Webster University's two most recent major construction projects have been recognized for their quality of design. Browning Hall, the Interdisciplinary Science Building, was recognized for its design excellence this year by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) St. Louis Chapter. The Arcade Building, home of Webster University’s Gateway Campus, was named the "best conversion or renovation project" by the St. Louis Business Journal.

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up and down right

UP and DOWN RIGHT: Arcade Exhibit Opens Dec. 2

November 28, 2016

The Webster University Department of Art, Design and Art History presents UP & DOWN RIGHT, featuring Natalie Baldeon, Thomas Wharton and Brian Zimmerman. The opening reception for this exhibition will be Friday, Dec. 2, in the Webster University Arcade Contemporary Art Projects Gallery, which is located Webster University Gateway Campus in the Arcade Building at 812 Olive Street, St. Louis MO 63101.

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After Orlando: An International Theatre Action

Gateway Campus Hosts 'After Orlando: An International Theatre Action'

September 29, 2016

Webster University’s Leigh Gerdine College of Fine Arts is proud to participate in “After Orlando: An International Theatre Action” in response to the tragic shooting at Pulse Night Club earlier this year. With its event on Thursday, Oct. 13, Webster University joins a long list of national and international theatre companies and schools that are sponsoring readings of new plays commissioned in remembrance of the victims. The project was conceived by Missing Bolts Productions and the NoPassport Theatre Alliance and Press in New York City.

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rendered invisible

'Rendered Visible' Curated Exhibit Addresses Incarceration, Justice System

September 28, 2016

An opening reception for "Rendered Visible" will be held on Saturday, Oct. 8, from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Arcade Contemporary Art Projects located at Webster University’s Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis. "Rendered Visible" is a curated exhibit of works by seven artists addressing the topic of American incarceration and the justice system.

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President Stroble and Rep. Lacy Clay of the 1st congressional district

Gateway Campus Arcade Hosts 16th Congressional Art Competition

May 02, 2016

President Elizabeth (Beth) J. Stroble joined Congressman William Lacy Clay on April 29 to honor 36 outstanding young high school artists representing 11 high schools in Missouri's 1st congressional district at the 16th annual Congressional Art Competition. This is the 16th year that Clay has hosted the Congressional Art Competition, and for the first time it was held in the gallery of the historic Arcade Building at Webster's Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis.

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This year's BFA exhibition debuts at the Arcade Museum at the Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis.

BFA Exhibition Opening Reception April 29

April 27, 2016

The BFA Exhibition is an opportunity for the bachelor of fine arts majors emphasizing in both Studio Art and in Graphic Design to display their senior thesis work. This year the Department of Art, Design and Art History is excited to debut the exhibition at The Arcade Museum Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis. The opening reception is Friday, April 29, 7-10 p.m. The Cecille R. Hunt Memorial Award for BFA in Art and the W. John Hilgert Award will be awarded that evening.

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The Gorlok Grind Cafe is on the ground floor of the Arcade Building.

Gorlok Grind Cafe Grand Opening March 29

March 28, 2016

The Gorlok Grind, the new bookstore and coffee shop at the Gateway Campus in downtown St. Louis, is open for business and will hold a grand opening Tuesday, March 29. Giveaways and prize drawings throughout the day include a 20 percent discount on select items and refreshments. The Gorlok and Fredbird, the St. Louis Cardinals mascot, will be there for a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3 p.m. CJ Disck Jockey and Way Cool Balloons will be there from 4-6 p.m., when a drawing Cardinals tickets will be held.

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