Centene Center for the Arts

The Centene Center for the Arts is a dynamic, vibrant arts accelerator owned and operated by the Arts and Education Council and strategically located in the Grand Center Arts District. Through a leadership gift from the Centene Charitable Foundation, the Centene Center fosters a community of growth for St. Louis arts organizations by offering facilities and services they need - from below-market rate office spaces to free rehearsal and event spaces to collaborative spaces for idea-sharing. The Arts and Education Council's Centene Center allows arts organizations to apply their resources to expand programming and outreach efforts and make a greater impact in our community.


Catalyst Innovation Lab

Coming in late 2017, the Catalyst Innovation Lab is a space for arts and community organizations to gather, collaborate, learn and exchange ideas.

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Arts Accelerator

The Centene Center is an arts accelerator, providing arts organizations the resources to grow their impact.

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The Centene Center for the Arts began its life in the late 1880s, and has since evolved into an arts and culture hub.

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The Arthur and Helen Baer Visual Arts Galleries

The Arthur and Helen Baer Visual Arts Gallery enables artists to increase their visibility in the community.

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