Support Local Journalism. Join Riverfront Times Press Club.

Niagara Falls for Jean 

Since 2006, artist Jamie Adams has been painting large-scale, black-and-white portraits of French New Wave film icon Jean Seberg. In his latest series, Niagara, Adams broadens his palette by moving to color, as well as expanding his cast of characters. Jean Seberg is still front and center, but in these new paintings, she is freed from her Paris apartment and joined by the likes of Marilyn Monroe, who, curiously enough, made the leap from supporting roles in black-and-white movies to top-billed Technicolor features in the 1953 film noir Niagara. Jamie Adams: Recent Work opens with a free reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Philip Slein Gallery (4735 McPherson Avenue; 314-361-2617 or www.philipsleingallery.com). The show remains up through Saturday, May 17, and the gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday.
Fri., April 11, 6-8 p.m.; Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Starts: April 11. Continues through May 17, 2014

Support Local Journalism.
Join the Riverfront Times Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state. Our readers helped us continue this coverage in 2020, and we are so grateful for the support.

Help us keep this coverage going in 2021. Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing membership pledge, your support goes to local-based reporting from our small but mighty team.

Join the Riverfront Times Club for as little as $5 a month.

Related Locations

Latest in Night & Day

More by Mark Fischer

Most Popular

No recently-read stories.

Visit the archives…

Read the Digital Print Issue

December 8, 2021

View more issues

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Best Things to Do In St. Louis

© 2021 Riverfront Times

Website powered by Foundation