Be sure to check out the new updates to the Call For Artists!  Highlighted in RED below.


15th Annual Venus Envy

Saint Louis 2014

Preview Party- August 22nd, 2014

SHOWCASE- August 23rd, 2014

KOKEN ART FACTORY 2500 Ohio Ave, St Louis, MO 63104


The 15th Annual Venus Envy Saint Louis 2014 (VE14STL) exhibition is a multi-media (including jewelry and fiber) juried showcase of visual art by women in the Saint Louis and surrounding areas. It will also feature female culinary and musical performances.

Eligibility: All women* artist 18 years or older, living within 300 mile radius of St. Louis, MO are welcome to submit. (*Must self identify as a woman)

Requirements: Artist wishing to exhibit work for Venus Envy 2014 must submit by 5pm July 25th. Any applications received after the deadline will not be considered.  Must provide own insurance for art.  VE14STL is NOT responsible for any damages.



2014 Recruitment Meet and Greet and our new LOOK!

Thaxton flyer


We are so excited to announce our new rebranding!  We worked with an amazing local designer, Diann Cage to come up with this new logo!




We love it!  We are also hosting our 2014 Recruitment Meet and Greet this Wednesday March 19th at 7pm.  Our board and committee chairs meet the third Wednesday of every month at 7pm.  Please join us if you are interested in helping out with Venus Envy!  We will have some wine and snacks.  Thaxton Speakeasy is an amazing venue downtown that has so graciously offered to host us!   They are located at 1009 Olive Street Saint Louis, Missouri 63101.  Please RSVP HERE to let us know that you are coming!

14th Annual Showcase Performance Update


Main Stage
6:30 – 7:20 Miss Jubilee
7:45 – 8:30 Blue Fruit Snacks
9:00 – 10:00 Judith Howard
10:15 – 12:00 TBA
Second Floor Stage
7:15 – 7:45 Poetry Readings by Ann Haubrich and Taylored Poet,
7:50 – 8:20 Poetry Readings by Stefene Russel and Maria Massey
8:30 – 8:50 Aalim Belly Dance

Main Stage
7:30 – 7:50 Gravity Plays Favorites
8:00 – 8:30 Michelle Schaeffer aka Mishi Michelle (STL Hoops) & Venus in Flames
9:00 – 9:45 Skiddalz with DJ Karma
10:15 – 11:00 Kari Liston, Dawn Weber, Ellen The Felon and Irene Sullivan
11:15 – 12:30 DJ Karma
Second Floor Stage
7:30 – 7:50 Taylored Poet Spoken Word Artist and Author
8:05 – 8:35 Consuming Kinetics Dance Co. & Dragon Flies Belly Dance
8:45 – 9:15 Aisha Raison Spoken Word Artist and Author
9:30 – 10:15 Cali Bulmash Spoken Word Artist

We need Volunteers!

Our 14th Annual Showcase is right around the corner.

We are looking for Volunteers!

If you are interested in helping, visit our Get Involved! page for more details. Get free admission to this great event!

If you want your business or art featured we offer raffle prizes at events. Donate your work or products, for raffles and get front row, name in lights, VIP treatment! Visit our Get Involved! page for details.

2nd Annual Arm Wrestling for the Arts

Our last fundraiser event to support our Annual Artist Showcase!

More info to come. – Prizes, Drink and Food Specials.

July 31 at 6pm at Amsterdam Tavern


14th Annual Artist Showcase

It’s Here!!!!

Our 14th Annual Artist Showcase. The Showcase is featuring visual art, culinary art, music and preforming art.

For Visual Artists please submit your application on our site. Visual Artist Submit Due Date is July 25th at 5pm.

To be considered for Culinary, Music or Preforming arts please submit your contact information and what art you focus in to


2nd Annual Drag King Brunch


Excited to have presented with Novaks, the 2nd Annual Drag King brunch!

Photos of event soon to come.

THANK YOU ALL WHO ATTENDED. It was a great event.

Help Venus Envy Rebrand!!

We are growing and changing and thought that we need a new log that represents that!  If you have any ideas that you think would fit our organization please feel free to submit.

VE 2013 Logo Design Rules

~Logo should incorporate the idea of supporting/empowering women in the arts.  Visual, Performance, and Culinary.  The biggest challenge of this logo is that we work with an eclectic group of women with varying aesthetics.
~Designs may have a maximum of 3 colors.
~Logos must be submitted as a high quality jpg. 
~Deadline for entries is 5pm on July 15th.
~Logos should be emailed to with LOGO DESIGN in the subject line.
~All logos will be viewed by the Board and voted on.  The winner/s will be contacted upon decision.

Call for Artist

Attention to all our female artists. Our two day showcase will be August 16th and 17th.

Please submit your work. Due date is July 25th.

Call for Artist 2013


Join us August 16th and 17th at 2720 Cherokee for the 14th Annual Venus Envy!

More details to come…