Laumeier Sculpture Park is pleased to share information about the Park with the media and the public. Please contact Jamie Vishwanat, Marketing & Communications Manager, at 314.615.5285 or with any and all media inquiries.

march 2019

How We See Materiality and Color Opens at Laumeier Sculpture Park. HEC TV, March 4, 2019. Video by Paul Schankman.

february 2019

40 Under 40 2019: The most surprising facts about the latest class of honorees St. Louis Business Journal, February 8, 2019.

December 2018

Neon Art Past & Present; Webster’s David Hutson lights up Laumeier Sculpture Park with neon display.South County Times, December 7, 2018.

Year in Review: 2018 Edition.” Gazelle STL Magazine, December 14, 2018. View Gallery.

October 2018

Neon Art of Memory & Desire at Laumeier.” Higher Education Channel TV (HEC-TV), October 4, 2018.

September 2018

“The History of our Area in Neon.” News Channel 5, KSDK/NBC, September 25, 2018.

June 2018

"Laumeier Names New Executive Director." St. Louis Business Journal, June 19, 2018.

"Lauren Ross Named Executive Director of Laumeier Sculpture Park in St. Louis." Art News, June 19, 2018.

"Meet Laumeier Sculpture Park’s new executive director, Lauren Ross." St. Louis Magazine, June 20, 2018.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park names new Executive Director, Lauren Ross to assume role in August." Art Daily, June 20, 2018.

"Lauren Ross Named Executive Director of Laumeier Sculpture Park." Art Forum, June 20, 2018.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Names Lauren Ross as New Executive Director." MAX Magazine, June 20, 2018.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park's new director hopes to lure visitors with 'exciting experiences." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, June 22, 2018.

APRIL 2018

"2018 Go! List Readers' Picks: The Arts." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 28, 2018.

Schremp Hahn, Valerie. "St. Louis Earth Day Wants Every Festival to Celebrate the Earth." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 19, 2018.

Mintz, Donna. "John Henry Dreams Big with Sculpture Fields." ArtsATL, April 19, 2018.

"3 Ways Business Leaders Can Help With Boosting Local Economies." Nasdaq, April 18, 2018.

Julian, Kim. "Laumeier Sculpture Park 31st Annual Art Fair May 11th–13th." STL Mommy, April 13, 2018.

"St. Louis Parents Get Social and Fit at Laumeier's New Stroll + Stretch + Play.", April 1, 2018.

MARCH 2018

Olander, Lindsey. "The 8 Most Underrated Cities in America." Jetsetter, March 27, 2018.


Rogers, Lily. "America's Most Artistic Towns: Getting Artsy in America’s Most Creative Places, Year 2." Expedia Viewfinder, February 12, 2018.


Weinman, Sarah. "Artist Incorporates Laumeier Scenes in Textile Works." St. Louis Jewish Light, January 10, 2018.


Pape, Ashley. "Fine Weather for Fine Art." Southlake Style, October 20, 2017.

Burks Overstreet, Laura. "The Incredibly Unique Park That’s Right Here In St. Louis’s Own Backyard." Only In Your State, October 14, 2017.

Stewart, Jessica. "10 Best Sculpture Parks Around the World." My Modern Met, October 14, 2017.

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Commentary: St. Louis Arts Organizations Provide a Variety of Educational Opportunities." St. Louis Public Radio, October 13, 2017.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park to Spotlight Yvonne Osei." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, October 12, 2017.

St. Louis Lambert International Airport. "STL’s Lambert Art & Culture Program Marks Best Year Yet.", October 5, 2017.


Vigna, Frances. "Our 6 Favorite Places to See Art Alfresco This Fall." Martha Stewart Living Magazine, September 27, 2017.

Barker, Jacob. "Another Serra Sculpture May Go on Top of Art Hill." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, September 25, 2017.

"Trip to the Lou: Laumeier Sculpture Park." Trip to the Lou, September 5, 2017.


Hollerbach, Bryan. "State of the Arts: Visual Arts." Ladue News, August 10, 2017.

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Commentary: Good Art Does Not Have to be Within the Walls of a Museum." St. Louis Public Radio, August 7, 2017.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Acquires Tony Tasset's Deer, 2015, in Honor of 40th Anniversary Year." ArtDaily, August 2, 2017.

"Oh, Deer: Laumeier Celebrates 40th Anniversary with New Installation." St. Louis Sprout & About, August 1, 2017.

JULY 2017

Schremp Hahn, Valerie. "D'oh! A Giant Deer is Coming to Laumeier Sculpture Park." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 28, 2017.

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Commentary: Women Have Made Inroads in the Visual Arts, But Still Have a Long Way to Go. St. Louis Public Radio, July 7, 2017.

Schremp Hahn, Valerie. "Eyeball and, in August, a Deer." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 6, 2017.

JUNE 2017

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Power of Storytelling Spans the Ages." St. Louis Jewish Light, June 28, 2017.

Anthony, Cara. "Here are 50 Free Attractions and Festivals for Summer Family Fun." Belleville News-Democrat, June 4, 2017.

MAY 2017

Parks, Anne Elise. "Art Fair at Laumeier is Mother's Day Weekend Tradition." Fox2Now, May 12, 2017.

"The Hot List Best Bets." GO! Magazine, May 11, 2017.

"Laumeier to Host 30th Annual Art Fair." Call Newspapers, May 10, 2017.

"Summer Arts Guide." Arts & Education Council, May 10, 2017.

"Top 5 Events in St. Louis This Week, May 11–14." St. Louis Magazine, May 9, 2017.

"Off Mic with Lauren Kistner, Marketing & Communications Manager, Laumeier Sculpture Park." HEC-TV Magazine, May 9, 2017.

APRIL 2017

"Laumeier Sculpture Park to Host Annual Art Fair May 12–14 Over Mother’s Day Weekend." The Missourian, April 29, 2017.

"Living St. Louis: Laumeier Art Fair Photo Montage." Nine Network of Public Media." April 26, 2017.

"Laumeier Primed for Annual Art Show." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, April 20, 2017.

Barber, Megan. "13 Gorgeous Sculpture Parks in the U.S." Curbed, April 14, 2017.

"Top 19 Fairs and Festivals this Spring and Summer in St. Louis." Explore St. Louis, April 12, 2017.

Chastain, Christina. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Reflects on 40 Years." HEC-TV, April 5, 2017.

"Anniversary Exhibition, Drawing from the Collection: 40 Years at Laumeier." St. Louis Sprout & About, April 1, 2017.

March 2017

Friswold, Paul. "Two Art Openings to Visit This Saturday." Riverfront Times, March 30, 2017.

Rizvic, Veneta. "5 Things to Know." St. Louis Business Journal, March 29, 2017.

Hopkins, Chris. "This Week’s Events." InCollect, March 28, 2017.

"10 Must-See St. Louis Attractions for Families." St. Louis Magazine, March 16, 2017.

Schremp Hahn, Valerie and Calvin Wilson. "Exhibitions, Fairs Showcase Spring's Visual Arts Scene." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 11, 2017.

"Day Trippin': Visit One of Nation's First, Largest Sculpture Parks." Lake News Online, March 11, 2017.

"Laumeier to Open 40th Anniversary Exhibit." The Missourian, March 11, 2017.

"Laumeier's 40th Anniversary Year Begins." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, March 9, 2017.

Cambria, Nancy. "He Had a Way of Wooing: Wayne Kennedy, the Man who Built St. Louis County's Park System, Dead at 93." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 8, 2017.

Schremp Hahn, Valerie. "Touch This—Don't Touch That: Museums Grapple with Rules of Engagement." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 5, 2017.

Sieloff, Alison. "An Art Lover's Guide to St. Louis." Riverfront Times, March 3, 2017.

Archer, Meg. "15 Best Free Things to Do In St. Louis.", March 2, 2017.


Sharp, Ilethia. "Mohau Modisakeng at Laumeier Sculpture Park." Temporary Art Review, January 31, 2017.

Stahlman, Stacey. "Board News." Ladue News, January 30, 2017.

Fowler, Nancy. "Fancy This Sculpture? You Can Adopt It—Or Any Other Piece at Laumeier." St. Louis Public Radio, January 17, 2017.

Rizvic, Veneta. "5 Things to Know." St. Louis Business Journal, January 13, 2017.

Cooley, Mary. "Iced In? Here are 5 Ideas to Help You Not Lose Your Mind." Belleville News-Democrat, January 13, 2017.

Prugh, Brian. "Mohau Modisakeng: Laumeier Sculpture Park." THE SEEN, January 2, 2017.


"Laumeier Sculpture Park's Executive Director Steps Down." Webster-Kirkwood Times, December 2, 2016.


Brennan, Vince. "Laumeier Executive Director Stepping Down." St. Louis Business Journal, November 30, 2016.

Arnold, Willis Ryder. "For South African Artist, Self Portraits Reflect Life, History." St. Louis Public Radio, November 7, 2016.

"24 Things To Do in St. Louis Other Than the Arch." Riverfront Times, November 1, 2016.


"Artfusion: Marilu Knode, Laumeier Sculpture Park." Regional Arts Commission, October 13, 2016.


"Murmuration Spotlight: Laumeier's Knode on Art's Ability to Foresee Future." Cortex Innovation Community, August 17, 2016.

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Commentary: Fashion Has Value as Art." St. Louis Public Radio, August 5, 2016.

"Dog Friendly Laumeier Sculpture Park." The Daily Pip, August 3, 2016.

"Music Faculty, Students Unveil 7 New Songs at Laumeier Sculpture Park Celebration." UMSL Daily, August 2, 2016.

July 2016

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Launches 40th Anniversary Year with Large-Scale Sculpture Installation." The Healthy Planet, July 29, 2016.

Jones, Leah. "UMSL Faculty Premiere Seven New Songs at Laumeier." The Current, July 25, 2016.

Rizvic, Veneta. "5 Things You Don't Need to Know but Might Want To." St. Louis Business Journal, July 13, 2016.

Dean, Dana. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Adds Cement Mixer to Collection." KSDK, July 13, 2016.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Launches 40th Anniversary Year with Large-Scale Sculpture Installation." ArtDaily, July 10, 2016.

Fenske, Sarah. "Laumeier's New Sculpture Is...a Cement Mixer." Riverfront Times, July 8, 2016.

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Kicks Off 40th Anniversary Year with a Cement Mixer Sculpture." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 7, 2016.

MAY 2016

Irigoyen, Jacqueline. "Board News." Ladue News, May 19, 2016.

Hess, Joseph. "How Sound Artist Eric Hall Built a Show Around Miscommunication." Riverfront Times, May 11, 2016.

"Annual Laumeier Art Fair 'Wows' Children, Grown-Ups Alike." Call Newspapers, May 11, 2016.

Anand, Kanika. "Telling Time with Indian Artist Gigi Scaria at Laumeier Sculpture Park." Art Radar, May 11, 2016.

"15 Dog-Friendly Places in St. Louis to Take Your Pup." Riverfront Times, May 9, 2016.

"A Mother's Day Weekend at Laumeier." South County Times, May 6, 2016.

McGonigle, Pat. "Surprising Free Summer Outings in St. Louis." KSDK, May 5, 2016.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Sets 29th Annual Art Fair." Call Newspapers, May 4, 2016.

APRIL 2016

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "New Exhibition at Laumeier Looks at Changing Spaces." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 16, 2016.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Presents 'Gigi Scaria: Time'." ArtDaily, April 16, 2016.

Khare-Ghose, Archana. "Gigi Scaria Solo at Missouri's Laumeier Sculpture Park." BLOUIN ARTINFO, April 15, 2016

Friswold, Paul. "Two Interesting Art Shows Opening This Weekend." Riverfront Times, April 14, 2016.

Corrigan, Don. "Weird & Wonderful 'Secret St. Louis'." Webster-Kirkwood Times, April 1, 2016.

MARCH 2016

"20 Things To Do When You're Bored and Broke in St. Louis." Riverfront Times, March 8, 2016.

Miller, Sarah Bryan and Calvin Wilson. "Laumeier Explores 'Time'." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 6, 2016.


Holleman, Joe. "James Kolker Named 'Official Architect' at Washington University." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, February 15, 2016.


Rizvic, Veneta. "Meet the Speakers: Business Journal Women’s Conference." St. Louis Business Journal, January 21, 2016.

Weinman, Sarah. "At Laumeier, New Delhi Trio Makes Artistic Statement Inside and Out." St. Louis Jewish Light, January 11, 2016.

Stolfi, Carmen. "Recounting Contemporaneity: India’s Raqs Media Collective." Art Radar, January 9, 2016.

"Top Parks In St. Louis For A Winter Nature Walk." CBS St. Louis, January 4, 2016.

December 2015

"Dallas Exhibitions. Joseph Havel: Spill. January 16–February 20, 2016." Yareah Magazine, December 22, 2015.

Shane Co. "Top 15 Places in America to Pop the Question for Christmas." Marketwired, December 8, 2015.

Bland, Semilla. "Interview with Zlatko Cosic." All the Art, Winter 2015.

Pogrebin, Robin. "Midwestern Maturation." Art Basel, Miami Beach 2015.

November 2015

Murzello, Clayton, Phorum Dalal, Benita Fernando and Anju Maskeri. "Mumbai Diary: Sunday Dossier." MiD DAY, November 8, 2015.

Beggs Jr., Bill. "Talk of the Towns : Sunset Hills." Town & Style, November 4, 2015.

"Grantee Spotlight: Laumeier Sculpture Park." Arts & Education Council, November 3, 2015.


"Laumeier Sculpture Park's Carts & Cocktails Party." Ladue News, October 26, 2015.

"Adam Aronson Fine Arts Center at Laumeier Sculpture Park Opens with Raqs Media Collective Exhibition." ArtDaily, October 19, 2015.

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "Laumeier Celebrates a New Building and Fairness in the World." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October 17, 2015.

O'Connor, Áine. "Video Artist Zlatko Ćosić Celebrates Harmony, Commemorates Conflict in Simultaneous Exhibits." St. Louis Public Radio, October 16, 2015.

Arnold, Willis Ryder. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Opens New Center and Asks What a Fair World Would Look Like." St. Louis Public Radio, October 13, 2015.

Schultz, Thomas. "Harvest Festival: A Unique Fall Celebration in the Heart of America.", October 6, 2015.



Wilkerson, Emily. "The Space Between: Ken Lum and a Case of Mistaken Identity." Pelican Bomb, September 30, 2015.

Anderson, David. "Carts & Cocktails." St. Louis Magazine, September 26, 2015.

"2015 AIA St. Louis Design Awards." St. Louis Business Journal, September 18, 2015.

Russell, Stefene. "Sounding the Bell: Zlatko Cosic's South Slavic Requiem." St. Louis Magazine, September 17, 2015.

Anderson, Diane. "Laumeier Now: A Grand Opening Celebration." Ladue News, September 4, 2015.

Moog, Molly. "Saint Louis Sculpture Scavenger Hunt." All the Art, Fall 2015.


Miller, Sarah Bryan and Calvin Wilson. "Exhibitions Celebrate Arch's 50th Anniversary." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, August 29, 2015.

"Adam Aronson Fine Arts Center / Trivers Associates." ArchDaily, August 20, 2015.

July 2015

Williams, Christopher. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Gala." ALIVE Magazine, July 2, 2015.

Anderson, Diane. "Laumeier Now: A Grand Opening Celebration." Ladue News, July 2, 2015.

Greenberg, Midge. "Laumeier Sculpture Park." Town & Style, July 2, 2015.

Arnold, Willis Ryder. "Laumeier Expansion Complete After Decade of Planning." St. Louis Public Radio, July 1, 2015.

June 2015

Beggs Jr., Bill. "Talk of the Towns: Sunset Hills." Town & Style, June 10, 2015.

May 2015

Winnerman, Jim. "Sculpture Parks Become Destinations," St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 31, 2015.

"Lambert Gets Loan from Laumeier." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, May 21, 2015.

Sultan, Aisha. "Mothers Share Their Wisdom with Daughter Lookalike Winners." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 9, 2015.

Parks, Anne Elise. "Art Fair at Laumeier is a Mother's Day Tradition." Fox2Now, May 8, 2015.

"Celebrating St. Louis Moms This Weekend." KPLR 11, May 8, 2015. 
"Dana Dean Visited Laumeier Sculpture Park." KSDK, May 8, 2015.

Sultan, Aisha. "Celebrate Mom at Laumeier Sculpture Park with Annual Art Fair on Mother's Day Weekend." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 8, 2015.

Mueller, Angela. "5 Things You Don't Need to Know but Might Want To." St. Louis Business Journal, May 7, 2015.

Wilson, Calvin. "$115,000 Awarded to St. Louis Arts Organizations." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 7, 2015.

Lin, Jennifer. "Art Fair at Laumeier Sculpture Park." Culture Mama, May 3, 2015.

April 2015

"Laumeier Sculpture Park to Host Art Fair." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, April 30, 2015.

Beggs Jr., Bill. "Talk of the Towns: Sunset Hills." Town & Style, April 29, 2015.

"Annual Laumeier Sculpture Park Art Fair Slated for Mother's Day Weekend." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 21, 2015.

"Laumeier Art Fair To Be Held May 8-10." South County Times, April 17, 2015.

"Sculpting the Future Capital Campaign." STL-TV Live, April 13, 2015.

March 2015

Meinzer, Melissa, Dillon Paul and Stefene Russell. "Spring & Summer Arts Guide 2015: Art Stuff I'm Doing This Summer." St. Louis Magazine, March 20, 2015.

Grant, Daniel. "Artists Have a Variety of Funding Sources." Huffington Post, March 16, 2015.

Mitori, Jody. "Festivals and Fairs Celebrate Local Artists, Green Living and Storytelling." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, March 7, 2015.

Hermes Griesbach, Sarah. "Innovative Arts Institutions." All the Art, Spring 2015.

February 2015

Kranzberg, Nancy. "St. Louis Stacks Up to Marfa in Contemporary Art and Literature." St. Louis Public Radio, February 6, 2015.

January 2015

Murphy, Kevin. "Laumeier Making Progress Toward New Fine Arts Center." Webster-Kirkwood Times, January 9, 2015.

Kranzberg, Nancy. "Women Have Made Their Mark in the Arts." St. Louis Public Radio, January 2, 2015.

December 2014

"Conservation Project Completed at Laumeier Park." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, December 24, 2014.

Arnold, Willis Ryder. "Sculpture Gets a $200,000 Facelift at Laumeier." St. Louis Public Radio, December 21, 2014.

"Laumeier Sculpture Park Completes $200K Conservation Project for Donald Judd's Untitled, 1984." ArtDaily, December 19, 2014.

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Completes $200K Conservation Project." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, December 18, 2014.

Good, Brittany. "Laumeier Sculpture Park Conserves Donald Judd Masterpiece." InCollect, December 14, 2014.

"Fiber Art Now on Display at Lambert Airport." The Edwardsville Intelligencer, December 10, 2014.

Schumacher, Mary Louise. "Today's New Yorker Illustrates the Divide in St. Louis." Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, December 8, 2014.

October 2014

Bedosky, Lauren. "Pollinating Neglected Places." Public Art Review, October 29, 2014.

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "Artist Tom Huck's 'Bugs' Invade Laumeier Sculpture Park." St. Louis Post-Dispatch, October 19, 2014.

Yeadon, Katie. "Come Out & Play!" Ladue News, October 17, 2014.

"The Hot List Best Bets." GO! Magazine, October 10, 2014.

Baer, Terry. "Laumeier's Sculpture Park's Carts & Cocktails." Blacktie Missouri, October 2014.

Merkel, Elizabeth. "Carts & Cocktails." Ladue News, October 2014.

Curtis, Nancy. "Best Dressed 2014." St. Louis Magazine, October 2014.

Russell, Stefene and Nancy Curtis. "Top 10 Things to Do This October in St. Louis." St. Louis Magazine, October 2014.

Barnes, Charles. "Laumeier Sculpture Park." Town & Style, October 2014.

September 2014

Miller, Sarah Bryan. "Laumeier Project Asks St. Louisans: 'If the World is a Fair Place, Then...'" St. Louis Post-Dispatch, September 18, 2014.

Reilly, Christopher, Amy De La Hunt and Katie Davis. "Art Walk." ALIVE Magazine, September 2014.

Clark, Shara. "Ten Cool Spots in St. Louis." Memphis Magazine, September 2014.

Lancaster, David. "5 Works of St. Louis Public Art Not to Miss." Where St. Louis, September 2014.

August 2014

Russell, Stefene. "Standing at the Gateway." Public Art Review, August 8, 2014.