Pulsating. Hypnotic. Electrifying. Wall Ball is arguably one of St. Louis’ most notorious annual events, engaging an eclectic mix of artists, patrons and admirers. Hosted by the Saint Louis City Open Studio and Gallery (SCOSaG), Wall Ball features 55+ St. Louis artists working LIVE as guests bid on their work throughout the evening’s festivities. Now at a new location: Neo on Locust (2801 Locust) Wall Ball is adding even more artists!
DJs include Rob Levy (host of Juxtaposition on KDHX), DJ Barbara and DJ Innoviation (Pandelerium), savory appetizers provided by L'Ecole Culinaire and satiating cocktails! The event will also feature delicious cupcake raffle (cupcakes provided by Holly Berry Catering), a dazzling silent auction, performances by Super Fun Yeah Yeah Rocketship, and a bubble bus with glow in the dark bubbles!
Highlights include fashion designers Laura Kathleen and Penny Rae Vintage creating custom-made garments live, hair and make-up masterpieces created before your very eyes by Metro Design Studio, temporary tattoos, live art, and much, much more!
Auction and admission proceeds directly benefit the Saint Louis City Open Studio and Gallery. It is the mission of the Saint Louis City Open Studio and Gallery to provide a safe and educational environment for children to explore the Arts and also to strengthen ties within the St. Louis neighborhood, its families and its youth.
Artists include: Evelyn Astegno, Kristen Bartel, Abigail Birhanu, Michael Bolton, Keith Buchholz, Ron Buechele, Daniel Burnette, Carol Carter, Jenn Carter, Jessi Cerutti, Deanna Chafin, Dail Chambers, Stan Chisholm, Craig Downs, Fannta Drummer, Kate Duncan, Tom Dykas, Jen Everett, Ashley Forest, Carolyn Gillen, Angie Griffith, Jennifer Hayes, Emily Hemeyer, Theresa Hopkins, Charlie Houska, Anna Ialeggio, Daniel Jaboor, Daniel Jefferson, Jeff Kapfer, LK, Laura Kathleen Designs, Myles Keough, Jeffrey Koonz, Kevin McCoy, Jeffrey Miller, Carmelita Nunez, Sarah Paulsen, Mike Perkowski, Cara Peterson, Thomas Matthew Pierson, Mike Pupillo, Jeremy Rabus, Cindy Royal, Jeffrey Sass, Daniel Shown, Simiya Sudduth , Fern Taylor, Soloman Thurman, Justin Tolentino, Amy Van Donsel, Penny Rae Vintage, Bryan Walsh, Billy Williams, Peat Wollaeger, Karen Woodward, Also work by: Kelly Kossakowski and Artists by Metro Design Studios, Jewlery: Adam Foster Fine Art Jewler.
Sponsors include: Neo, L'Ecole Culiniaire, ArtMart, The Mad Art Gallery, The Tin Can Tavern, Ameren UE's Pure Power Program, Sauce, Metromix, Alive Magazine, The Riverfront Times, KDHX and Lucky You Productions.
***If sales are closed and you still would like to purchase tickets, please go diretly to Neo at 2801 Locust. Tickets bought at the door are $40.00.
Go to www.scosag.org for more information or call Rachel McCalla at 314-210-7764.
When & Where
Saint Louis City Open Studio and Gallery (SCOSaG)
Since 2002, SCOSaG has provided children and adults thousands of hours of hands-on artistic education in the form of curriculum-based classes and workshops; year-round camps; drop-in open studio hours; adult classes; workshops; and community events in a historic cottage castle in Tower Grove Park and at festivals and events throughout St. Louis.
Our work truly extends into the community. SCOSaG also provides art educators to two neighborhood schools, bringing weekly art education to over 300 children between Kindergarten and 8th grade.
At SCOSaG, art is for EVERYBODY, not just "artists." Come make art with us!
SCOSaG is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. All donations are tax deductible.