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Portfolio Gallery — Come Visit Us
Portfolio Gallery & Education Center is located in an historic home behind Powell Symphony HallExhibits by the best local, regional and national African American artists. Enjoy the art, the warm social atmosphere and a lively exchange of ideas. Meet the artist. Learn the back-story. Go ahead—ask questions. Add to your collection or start one now.

Portfolio Education Center —
Learn Something New

If it’s a visual art, Portfolio has a working artist to teach it. Traditional school enrichment programs, after school classes, summer camp activities. Elementary, high school, adult, developmentally disabled education. Innovative program design for unique client groups and specialized interests.

Learn more about Portfolio

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-5
Tuesday, Thursday by appointment
Please telephone 314.533.3323 to arrange appointments

In The News
3/1/2014 - HEC-TV Presents -
The Creative World of Synthia Saint James

3/1/201 - UDC Forum -
The Creative World of Synthia Saint James

1/16/2014 - The Edwardsville Intelligencer -
EAC (Edwardsville Art Center) to host Ebony Creations

1/9/2014 - St. Louis Public Radio -
Edwardsville Center Showcases African-American Art Through St. Louis’ Portfolio Gallery

5/30/2013 - What does a celebration of diversity look like? -
Portfolio partners with Ritenour Middle School

2/8/2013 - St. Louis Magazine -
Artists of Multimedia "Reclamation Project" Seek to see St. Louis Anew

2/7/2013 - The St. Louis American - Reclamation exhibit opens Saturday at Portfolio

Current exhibit
Maurice Meredith

The Time of Your Life

Photographs by
St. Louis master photographer,
Maurice Meredith.
Opening reception: Saturday, April 5, 2014 from 7-9 PM

Image shown above:
Judge Nathan B. Young, Congressman William L. Clay and Senator John Bass

Synthia Saint James - Synthia Saint James
The art of Dr. Synthia Saint James will be on display and sell during the months of March, April and May 2014.

Image shown above:
Nina the High Priestess