Wonderful news and terrific choice. The Saint Louis Art Museum has named Min Jung Kim its new Barbara B. Taylor Director, succeeding retiring Director Brent R. Benjamin. Read SLAM Press Release at https://www.slam.org/membership/current-members/
Gallery artist, Yvette Drury Dubinsky has her works illustrating an article by Killian Cogan in Le Monde Diplomatique @lmdiplo @LMDiplo @mondediplo (June 2021) Read more at https://mondediplo.com/2021/06/07istanbul
Obituary on the passing of Leslie Laskey by Colleen Schrappen in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Photo: Jim Olvera) Read it at St. Louis Post-Dispatch
A thoughtful message from the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, Washington University in St. Louis, and Dean Carmon Colangelo on the passing of Leslie Laskey and his 30 years at WashU. If you would like to make a gift in Leslie’s memory, follow this Make a Gift link and enter Lesley Laskey... Continue Reading →
Dear friends, Last night after Frank called to tell me about the passing of Leslie. I stayed up late trying the find the words for the email announcement for this morning. I went to bed and fell asleep but was woke up by a dream or vision. I saw Leslie and his loving dog Louie... Continue Reading →
Dear friends, It is with my deepest sorrow that I inform you of the death of our beloved friend and artist Leslie Laskey (7/2/1921 – 6/17/2021). A life so beautifully lived merits to be beautifully remembered. -Bruno L. David
Latest news (6-17-2021) about our dear friend, mentor, and BDG artist, Leslie Laskey. He is now at the BJC Hospice and hasn’t regained consciousness. Please keep him in your thoughts or prayers. He was going to be 100 on July 2, 2021.
Save the Date: Saturday, June 20, 2021. 4 pm. Monika Weiss will be showing “KATAIGIS” at the Streamfest Spring 2021, organized by Infrequent Seams (IS)More at Infrequent Seam
Leslie is in I.C.U. at BJC hospital in St. Louis since last week and, still in and out of coma. Please, have him in your thoughts or prayers. He was going to be 100 on July 2, 2021. -Bruno
Thank you to our 165+ visitors! Great safe time at the gallery’s all-day opening for the group exhibition BILINGUAL: ABSTRACT & FIGURATIVE. View exhibition online at BDG | ARTSY
You are invited to our Opening Preview for the group exhibition BILINGUAL: ABSTRACT & FIGURATIVE, and “Toxic Love” by Chris Rubin de la Borbolla at the gallery's vitrine space Window on Forsyth (on view 24/7)., Saturday, June 12, 2021. 4-8 pm. More at BDG | ARTSY | WEBSITE
Tonight, while driving on Forsyth Blvd in Clayton, see an installation “Toxic Love” by Chris Rubin de la Borbolla at the gallery's vitrine space Window on Forsyth (on view 24/7). Opening is Saturday 6/12, 4-8 pm. Read more at BDG | ARTSY | WEBSITE
BDG interns, Claire Harkins and Zoe Scully. The gallery’s interns are always so very helpful running the gallery and installing the exhibit with me. Thank you, Nina, Jordan, Claire, Zoe and Grace. Meet the interns at our opening this Saturday, June 12, 2021, 4-8 pm. More at ARTSY / BDG
Memorial Day is a time to stop, reflect and honor all the brave service members who lost their lives defending our country. It’s not just a long weekend to kick off summer — it’s the ideal opportunity to say thank you for their sacrifice. (Images: WW2 Veteran & Artist, Leslie Laskey, 100 years-old. Arlington National... Continue Reading →
Put your Patsy Cline boots on and come to the gallery to see our current exhibits. There are closing today (11-5 pm). Image: Ben Brough. “What if Patsy Cline and Philip Guston were Friends”, 2021.
Gallery artist, Yvette Drury Dubinsky is included in Dieu Donné’ s “SUMMER PAPER: A Benefit Exhibition”. More at Dieu Donné website
Great studio visit at Carmon Colangelo ‘s studio with terrific new work done in 2020/21 ( @carmon.colangelo ) His upcoming solo exhibition opens September 3, 2021. My 37th Season (16th in #STL)
Save the Date: Saturday, June 12, 2021 Bruno David is pleased to present “Bilingual: Abstract & Figurative,” a group exhibition of abstract and figurative artworks selected in order to showcase parallel theoretical and philosophical concerns.
Recorded Museum Lecture with curator Hannah Klemm and Dana Levy on her current exhibition “Currents 119: Dana Levy” at the Saint Louis Art Museum (until Augusts 15, 2021.) Dana Levy. Levy is the recipient of the 2019–2020 Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Fellowship, which includes a residency at the Sam Fox School of Design... Continue Reading →