COCA shows off campus renovations, announces $5 million gift

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The Center of Creative Arts on Friday unveiled “significant renovations” to its building in University City and announced a $5 million gift from retired business owner Kim Kuehner. That brings the campaign total to $41 million of a goal of $45 million, which will go toward expanding the campus and building its endowment and reserves.

 

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Saturday, September 14, a brand new piece of public art will be unveiled during a public celebration in Murphy Park in the Carr Square neighborhood of the City of St. Louis. The installation was designed and created by Carr Square residents under the direction of renowned St. Louis artist Cbabi Bayoc.

The Mayor’s Chief of Staff for the City of St. Louis Steven Conway, 5th Ward Alderwoman Tammika Hubbard, Director of Health Fredrick L. Echols, M.D., Cbabi Bayoc, representatives from COCA and Urban Strategies, Inc. and community members and neighbors, will all be on hand for the celebration. There will also be food, community organizations with resource tables, as well as hands-on art activities for families.

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