Jerry Schlicter is a big deal. If it weren’t for him, Missouri probably wouldn’t even have the Historic Tax Credit [HTC], the credit we’ve been fighting to preserve over the last few weeks. Not only did he spearhead the passage of the Historic Tax Credit, but he also authored the Missouri Rebuilding Communities tax credits. […]Read more "Schlichter to speak at MoHTC Call Party"
If you don’t know about local artist Michael Bolton, you should. Michael hasn’t exhibited in a year and a half, and he’s making his triumphant return to St. Louis’ art scene on April 19, 2013 when he unveils his show, Blends and Drips at SPACE. The exhibition will feature Michael’s newest, never-before-seen paintings. […]Read more "Michael Bolton exhibits at SPACE"
Hop on the bus, Gus. We’re going to Jefferson City. Tomorrow is Missouri Preservation Day, and our esteemed legislators will be available to chat with their constituents. We’ll be there — along with scores of other concerned citizens — to voice our support of the Historic Tax Credit program. We’ve got a bus, and we’re […]Read more "Architect as Activist"
In a move that surprised urbanists and local architecture buffs alike, SPACE Architecture + Design Studio announced today the firm is no longer going to practice contemporary architecture. “Modernism is hard. Besides, St. Louis just doesn’t have enough vinyl siding and brick veneer fronts,” said SPACE Cadet-in-Chief Tom Niemeier. “Screw making unique buildings. We’ll just […]Read more "SPACE announces new emphasis on traditional architecture"