HEC Media’s Spotlight program airs every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. on Channel 11, and showcases St. Louis’ finest contributions to art, education, and culture.
In this week’s episode visit Blacksmith Distillery, where the state licensed Missouri Bicentennial Bourbon is made, to learn its century-old story; author Ben Wilson discusses the glorious, millennia-spanning story of how urban living sparked humankind’s greatest innovations; explore motherhood and familial bonds, creation, and mark-making at projects+gallery; learn why donating blood is more important than ever; visit the Kemper Art Museum’s exhibit Colonizing the Past: Constructing Race in Ancient Greece and Rome; meet the guy behind the sound at the Sheldon; and enjoy a performance by St. Louis’ own Marquise Knox.
Missouri Bourbon: Bottling History with Blacksmith Distillery
Missouri’s toasting to its 200th birthday with a glass of Missouri Bourbon; a spirit made with some of the world’s strictest guidelines, tradition and nostalgia.
Metropolis: A History of the City, Humankind’s Greatest Invention , A Conversation with Ben Wilson
Ben Wilson tells the glorious, millennia-spanning story of how urban living sparked humankind’s greatest innovations.
Stretch Marks at projects+gallery
The new exhibit at projects+gallery explores themes of motherhood and familial bonds, creation, and mark-making.
Mercy St. Louis Confronts Blood Shortage Concerns During Pandemic With Series of Local Blood Drives
Described as the worst emergency blood shortage in years, Mercy Hospital St. Louis is out in the community hosting blood drives.
Colonizing the Past at Kemper Art Museum
This new exhibit explores the concept of race in Greco-Roman antiquity, and how later historians imposed their racial biases on these ancient civilizations.
Enjoy a song by the St. Louis blues artist Marquise Knox.
HEC Media is excited to put our high-quality, award-winning work on display every Sunday at 9:30 a.m. on Channel 11. Tune in, set your DVRs, and stream all of our content free any time on hecmedia.org.