Opening Nite!!


Friday, June 7th, 2019

Opening Night!

Join Story Stitchers for

Peace in the Prairie

Photography Exhibition!!


Everyone is welcome!

Live jazz, great photography and relaxing fun!


The Dark Room

3610 Grandel Square

Drop In 5:00-9:00 PM

Plus enjoy a solo set by jazz pianist Ptah Williams

5:30 to 7:30 PM.


Saint Louis Story Stitchers’ Peace in the Prairie expands the artistic body of work of African American artists, supports the exploration of natural settings by both artists and audiences and the greater understanding of Missouri’s endangered prairies. The exhibition highlights photographic work collected for the project in Missouri prairie lands.

Is the path towards peace through Missouri’s prairies?

Artistic collaborators on the project include visual artists Troy Anthony, Susan Colangelo, Demil Johnson AKA Superhood, and Stitchers Youth Council photographers Cali Fleming and She’Kinah Taylor. Performing artists on the larger project include K.P. Dennis, Reginald McNichols AKA Ntegrity, Bobby Norfolk, and Merlin Bell.

Produced by Saint Louis Story Stitchers Artists Collective in association with The Dark Room, Gina Grafos and Kranzberg Arts Foundation.

Peace in the Prairie has been created with support from Missouri Arts Council, a State Agency. The project is supported by Missouri Foundation for Health and by Kranzberg Arts Foundation.

The Dark Room is open Monday through Thursday, 4:00 M-12:00 AM, Friday, 4:00 PM through 1:00 AM, Saturday, 10:30 AM through 1:00 AM and Sunday 10:30 AM through 9:00 PM

Free and Family-friendly