The Gallery At RAC

The Gallery at RAC is committed to exhibiting the work of local artists and fostering opportunities for curators living in the St. Louis region. The Gallery at RAC showcases artists from a variety of media and exhibitions rotate throughout the year. Guest curators have the opportunity to compose group exhibitions, each featuring works that explore a specific discourse. RAC accepts proposals for exhibitions on a rolling basis. Please click here to view the guidelines for exhibition proposal submission. You may also browse our past exhibits here.

Located on the first floor of the RAC Building

Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm;

Saturday and Sunday: 12:00pm – 5:00pm


Current  Exhibitions

TOYing with Digital

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November 14 - December 19, 2014
Curator: Susan Hacker Stang
Artists: David B. Angell, Ryan Duffy, Olivia Lahs-Gonzales, Olivia Joseph, Mark Katzman, Jennifer Silverberg, Susan Hacker Stang
Opening Reception: Friday, November 14, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Gallery Talk: Tuesday, December 2, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents “TOYing with Digital,” a photography exhibition produced by professional photographers using toy cameras. Typical characteristics of a toy camera are plastic lenses and very few controls. All of the artists featured in this exhibition have been working with one digital toy camera or another, and this exhibition highlights the results of an early foray into using toy cameras in the digital age.

Back Lot at the Big Top


September 19 - December 31, 2014
Curator: Susan Mintz
Artists: Ann Aurbach, Dawn Ebert Balk, Kathy Brown, Stacy Cassmeyer, Andrea Crabtree,

Leslie Faust, Sue Hezel, Karen Kotner, Scott Layne, Anne Warfield, Jenniver Weigel

This exhibition will be installed in the Metro Art Exchange located on the second floor of the RAC building.

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents “Back Lot at the Big Top,” an exhibition of artwork created during the 2013 and 2014 Artist Day at Circus Flora.  Enjoy this special glimpse of the back lot at St. Louis’ own magical one-ring theatre, interpreted through the visual arts.  This exhibition will be on display in RAC’s Metro Art Exchange located on the second floor of the RAC building.

“Many daydream of running away with the circus, and some even do – if only for a day or two.”

About Circus Flora

Upcoming  Exhibitions


Press Photo_Portrait copy

January 9 – February 21, 2015
Curator: Gina Alvarez

Artists: Sean Brassil, Michael Braga, Matthew Freeman, Lynne Green, Kit Keith,

Paul Lodes, Charlene Leona Marks, Kait Mauro, Melelani Perry,

Dan Speck, Christopher RJ Worth

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) presents Portrait, an exhibition of work by St. Louis based artists living with disabilities. Portrait is an exhibition that investigates notions of biography, identity, personal space and individual narrative. The exhibition is sponsored by VSA Missouri, a statewide organization promoting access to the arts for people living with disabilities.

Join us at the opening reception on Friday, January 9 from 5:30 – 7:30pm, and at our gallery talk on Friday, February 20 from 5:30 – 7:30pm.

About VSA Missouri

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