A mission to recover a 15th-century sculpture stolen by the Nazis, a West German spy placed undercover as an economics student, and an entire building that just...disappeared. Plot elements of the latest big budget spy thriller, right? Wrong. You don't need to go to the movies or fire up Netflix t ... More >>
Two vastly different local exhibits highlight St. Louis strengths
The Saint Louis Art Museum
St. Louis University restores a beautiful building to display terrible art
A new show reveals the relationship between van Gogh and his contemporaries in Paris
Brent Benjamin and the St. Louis Art Museum are examining whether 102 paintings in the collection have any ties to Nazi looting. But they won't identify the paintings for fear of tainting the works as "suspect." Their caution only raises suspicion.
Beckmann in Paris takes "Best of Show"
German artist Max Beckmann's fervent wish to have his works exhibited alongside those of his Paris School rivals is finally fulfilled in a show at the St. Louis Art Museum