Midwest Salute to the Arts

Discover this nationally recognized outdoor art festival!

Cover Artist Mark Polege

Mark is a designer, photo-journalist, and self-taught photographer,.

Out of the Shadows

When I start a painting, that is the moment I am born, both again and for the very first time.

Gesso Magazine/Governor French Arts Exhibition

Gesso Magazine assumed management of The Governor French Gallery

Perennial: The Community Garage

It’s a combination workshop space, art classroom, and warehouse of repurposed materials.

On Being An Artist…

A camera in my hands was like wearing a protective coat of armor.


Cairns represent a trail marker that guides one through uncertain areas of life.

Keeping Art Downtown – Edwardsville

We want to continue to do and continue to have great shows.

2019 Gesso Magazine Emerging Young Artist Award

Taychelle Glen is the winner of the 2019 Gesso Magazine Emerging Young Artist Award.

Art, Chat, Chow…Vesna Delevska

A gallery of live music and painting.