Phil Jarvis

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2014

    Tower Grove East Restaurants Face Multiple Break-Ins

    Two Tower Grove East restaurants were vandalized this week in what is becoming an alarming pattern. Grove East Provisions (3101 Arsenal Street; 314-802-7090) and the Shaved Duck (2900 Virginia Avenue; 314-776-1407) were both targeted, but police say as of now, they are treating the incidents as unre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    This Weekend's Art Openings: September 9 - 11

    Courtesy of the artist and Tanya Bonakdar GalleryTomás Saraceno, Hydrogen Cloud Explosion, 2008.​Art Outside: Schlafly's three-day celebration of local artists features works in all media, affordable prices, live music, art activities for the kids plus beer. Sept. 9-11, free admission. Schlaf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    White Flag Show Another Kind of Vapor Highlights Weekend's Art Openings

    Another Kind of Vapor opens this weekend at White Flag Projects. The works therein are created with non-traditional materials in many different media -- utilizing ketchup, chocolate, sun-bleaching and Pepto-Bismol -- to produce fleeting pieces of art. More on this event and more after the jump. Cour ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Kakao Maplewood Open for Business

    Aimee LevittBrian Pelletier behind the counter of Kakao Chocolate's new location on Manchester Avenue in Maplewood.​Nobody thought it would actually happen, least of all owner Brian Pelletier, but on Thursday, February 3, just two months after signing the lease and two days after an ice storm ... More >>

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    June 25, 2010

    Artgasm: This Weekend's Art Openings, June 25 - 27, 2010

    What to do with leftover beads from a broken favorite necklace or the stray poker chips found under the couch? Most of us would throw 'em in a junk drawer and watch the dust collect, but John Garrett takes random round ephemera and makes it into art. Find details on Garrett's show and more in the li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2010

    Tonight in Lucha Libre: A Peat Wollaeger Extravaganza on Cherokee Street

    Image source​Ever seen a giant wooden lucha libre mask stuck on a wall somewhere in St. Louis (or should we say San Luis?) and wondered where it came from? Qué suerte, this weekend is your chance to find out.Renowned stencil artist Peat Wollaeger is back with the latest installment of his Luchado ... More >>

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    November 19, 2003

    Rock and Load

    Chris Rock takes no prisoners