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Call for Applications: FLOAT 2015

FLOAT is an annual, off-site, short-term gathering that utilizes innovative residency structures to create intensive points of exchange. Each year’s weeklong intensive FLOAT will have a different theme explored in conjunction with a guest artist or curator, and will always involve time spent on a river.

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In-Residence: Mary Coyne

During my residency at The Luminary this April I organized a panel discussion, Curating as Practice: A Practicum, between three curators working in St. Louis. What emerged through our conversation was a mediation on the importance of community – artists, colleagues, members of the community who inspired and enable us to do what we do.

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Temporary Art Review


Greymatter Gallery

Greymatter Gallery is an artist-run space operated by Rachel Quirk and Zina Mussmann. They believe in the power of artists to build new institutions through the power of collaboration.

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Current Residents

Jessica Harvey

Jessica Harvey is a Chicago-based artist who explores the myths we create for ourselves and nature.

Manuel Rodriguez-Delgado

Manuel Rodriguez-Delgado is an installation artist working primarily with sculpture and assemblages.

Steven Cottingham

Steven Cottingham is another artist. He is a writer-in-residence with Temporary Art Review.

Featured Events


Ryley Walker

The Luminary presents Ryley Walker Thursday, May 7. Doors 8:00 pm, show 9:00 pm. Tickets $10 adv, $12 dos. Buy tickets.