Saint Louis Story Stitchers

STITCHERS STOREFRONT STUDIO

616 N Skinker Blvd

St. Louis, MO 63130


Studio Open Saturday, October 7

Media Type:

Film/Video/Media Art, Photography, Social Practice/Community Art or Engagement

The Saint Louis Story Stitchers Artists Collective professional artists and urban youth 15-24 years old, working together to create social change with a focus on gun violence prevention. Stitchers collect local stories, reframe and retell them through art, writing and performance to promote understanding, civic pride, intergenerational relationships and literacy. Story Stitchers are artists-in-residence at Kranzberg Arts Foundation in vibrant Grand Center and run a Storefront Studio for publishing at 616 N Skinker Blvd in the hip Loop District. Projects create a platform for community engagement through an artistic lens and with it the Saint Louis Story Stitchers work to shift perceptions and realities and bring hope to the Saint Louis community.

Studio Features:

storystitchers.org, facebook, twitter


Image Credits:
Pick the City UP at Tillie's Corner, 2017. Courtesy Saint Louis Story Stitchers.
Pick the City UP at Tillie's Corner, 2017. The Wish Box Project with Anna Maria Tucker. Courtesy Saint Louis Story Stitchers.
The FOOD Book, Photography Workshop with Gina Grafos, 2017. Courtesy Saint Louis Story Stitchers.
The FOOD Book, Photography Workshop with Gina Grafos, 2017. Courtesy Saint Louis Story Stitchers.
From the book Not Another One! A Discussion on Gun Violence, published by Saint Luis Story Stitchers, 2015. Courtesy Whitney Curtis/Washington University.