Support Local Journalism. Join Riverfront Times Press Club.

Till Death Do They Art 

Relationships require a balance of similarities and differences to maintain stability; opposites attract, but you need to have something in common as well. The husband-and-wife artists Matt and Sharlene Kindt are no exception, as shown in the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ Gallery Visio (1 University Drive at Natural Bridge Road; 314-516-7922 or www.umsl.edu/~galvisio/) exhibition, Matt and Sharlene Kindt: Books or Your Friends. Comic-book connoisseur Matt Kindt creates images of his favorite fictional characters, while Sharlene makes portraits of actual people who are significant individuals in her life. Together, their works both illustrate the bond they share as artists and demonstrate the different approaches they take in thinking about and making art. The Kindts have also replicated their living room in one corner of the gallery, complete with sofa, some favorite books and a coffee table displaying their individual sketchbooks; it’s a deeper look into the shared differences of their creative processes. Books or Your Friends opens with a free public reception from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, June 29. The show remains up through Friday, July 27, and Gallery Visio is open Monday through Saturday.
Mondays-Saturdays. Starts: June 29. Continues through July 27

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.

Latest in Night & Day

Read the Digital Print Issue

June 16, 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