When Nick Zulauf arrived at Forest Park Hospital, 6150 Oakland Avenue -- and closed since May 2011 -- he says he saw a lone police officer at the entrance, seemingly there to keep out the riffraff.
Zulauf says he asked if it would be alright to take some pictures of the otherwise abandoned 567,000-square-foot building, and the cop said that was fine. Zulauf may have failed to mention that he meant pictures of the inside of the massive hospital.
Edward Deeds spent most of his adult life, from 1936 until 1973, in the State Hospital No. 3, a mental hospital in Nevada. Sometime during those years he taught himself to draw. His mother brought him colored pencils and someone at the hospital gave him outdated ledger paper. Deeds' drawings...
With Arthur and the Librarian as Simon and Garfunkel, Last to Show First to Go as Neil Young, Dots Not Feathers as Michael Jackson, Palace as ABBA and Via Dove as Aerosmith, held September 8, 2012 at The Firebird, 2706 Olive Street.
Photos by Jason Stoff for the Riverfront Times.
This week, Ian treats his vestigal sweet tooth to Pint Size Bakery & Coffee, Christy Augustin's newish shop on Watson near Chippewa. How did he like it?
Read the review here. In the mean time, enjoy these delicious photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
After a rainy day one which pushed performances indoors, day two of the Big Muddy Blues Festival was able to go on as scheduled as Dr. John and others packed Laclede's Landing on Sunday, September 2, 2012. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
Even though the outdoor portion of the Del Yeah festival was washed out by the remnants of Hurricane Isaac on Saturday, September 1, 2012, the Old Rock House still had an indoor party during the nighttime hours with performances by Mountain Sprout, Emmitt-Nershi Band and Infamous Stringdusters....
Phish heads rejoice! After three years away, Trey Anastasio and company made the trek back to St. Louis and were greeted with a packed Chaifetz Arena on August 28, 2012. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
- Review: Phish at Chaifetz Arena, 8/28/12
- Review: Phish at the Fabulous Fox Theatre,...
LouFest attendees donned their quirky, fun attire for the concerts. Even with rain, sunglasses were a necessity for most. The jorts and shades of neon were also popular items to sport. Photos by Khlood Eid and Jason Stoff.
The second day of the 2012 LouFest was held Sunday, August 26, in Forest Park. The day featured a headlining set by Flaming Lips as well as performances by Dawes, THEESatisfaction, Wild Nothings, CULTS, Pernikoff Brothers, Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin and Dr. Dog. Photos by Jason Stoff...