Exclamation Markee: New Sculpture with a Message!

Introducing the Grove’s latest installation, the Exclamation Marquee Sculpture!  Situated at the highly trafficked corner of Chouteau and Vandeventer, the newest addition to the Grove neighborhood serves as a message board, announcing upcoming events for all to see! It was collaboratively designed by Grace McCammond, Andrew Woodard and Brooks Goedeker, with the purpose of standardizing […]

Hunt Beautification: Before and After

Washington University Medical Center Redevelopment Corporation (WUMCRC) and residents of the Forest Park Southeast (FPSE) neighborhood are working together again to eliminate a neighborhood eyesore.  WUMCRC decided to step up and beautify the corner of Hunt and Vandeventer, taking the vacant piece of land that was collecting trash and turning it into yet another attractive […]

Exploring Public Art in FPSE

Over the past decade, Forest Park Southeast has seen a substantial amount of investment. The neighborhood’s housing stock has been strengthened by the arrival of historically renovated and newly constructed homes. Additionally, new restaurants, bars, retail and offices span now span the stretch of Manchester Avenue that had once been desolate. Along with investment in […]

To Paint or Not to Paint?

Made out of the same material (Cor-ten steel) as the St. Louis Zoo’s entry sculpture on Hampton Ave, the Forest Park Southeast entry sign at Tower Grove Ave and Vandeventer Ave now has the same weathered look. Some people hate the light brown appearance while others love it. Should we leave it alone or put […]

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