Wikimedia CommonsCirculation, print advertising and online ads this past quarter all declined (again) on the books of Lee Enterprises, the corporate parent of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. But so did the costs of compensation, newsprint and ink. Which is good news for Iowa-based Lee.&nbs ... More >>
Photo ViaJoe MahrLet's start with the bad news: the imminent departure of St. Louis Post-Dispatch investigative reporter Joe Mahr (who the RFT just named its Best Reporter of 2009 earlier this month.) You probably saw his byline, along with that of fellow muckraker Jeremy Kohler, atop this past w ... More >>
Update on David Bonetti's retirement tomorrow from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Executive editor Arnie Robbins tells Daily RFT that he will not replace Bonetti, who reviewed all visual arts and architecture for the Post. "We will cover art well, however, because art is so important to a community a ... More >>
David Bonetti, art critic for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, will be punching the clock at 900 North Tucker for the last time this Friday. stltoday.comShrinking, and shrinking, and shrinkingBonetti tells Daily RFT he's taking a "voluntary layoff," an option the local daily has given to some staffer ... More >>
Bruno David Gallery in Grand Center announced yesterday that one of its more controversial artists, Cindy Tower, was hand-picked for a group exhibition going on this weekend at Art Chicago. Wikimedia CommonsAs I understand it (never been), Art Chicago is the international and contemporary art fair i ... More >>
Matthew Strauss has audacious plans to remake the city's art scene.
Stand clear: A young St. Louis sculptor named Moses has entered the building