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WCHOF Press Kit

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September 2017

9/18/17: St. Louis Post Dispatch — PINNED! A Designer Chess Challenge, an Innovative New Exhibit at the World Chess Hall of Fame, Celebrates the Intersection of Chess & Fashion

9/18/17: PINNED! A Designer Chess Challenge Exhibition Press Release

9/14/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: A personal reflection on how chess is good for body and soul

9/12/17: Victor Vasarely: Calculated Compositions Exhibition Press Release

9/11/17: Riverfront Times — Party in the Parking Lot: The Best and Worst of Loufest 2017

9/7/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Building the future chess elite

9/5/17: New In Chess — Nic's Cafe

August 2017

8/31/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Summer of chess ends and ushers in next strong classic tournament

8/27/17: Pro Photo Daily — Spotlight: Rooks, Knights, and Pawns from the World Chess Hall of Fame

8/24/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Garry Kasparov comes out of retirement, Armenian hero Levon Aronian clinches title

8/24/17: Hyperallergic — Chess as a Comic Book Trope

8/19/17: Chess.Com — Kasparov's Ultimate Ending

8/18/17: The New Yorker — Garry Kasparov Returns, Briefly, to Chess

8/17/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Maxime Vachier-Lagrave wins his first super tournament and propels to No. 2 spot

8/15/2017: Channel News Asia — Chess: Kasparov ties Karjakin in first comeback match

8/10/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The return of the king

8/8/2017: Five Thirty Eight — American Chess is Great Again

8/8/2017: Women's Wear Daily — Dress for Chess: Audra Noyes Wins Design Contest

8/3/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — World team shows dominance at St. Louis tournament

8/2/2017: PR Newswire — Fashion's Emerging Designers and Global Chess Stars Unveil the World's First Chess Uniform in Saint Louis

8/2/2017: St. Louis Magazine — Meet the winner of Saint Louis Fashion Fund's chess uniform competition

8/1/2017: Public Radio of Armenia — The World chess team wins under the leadership of Armenian player

July 2017

7/31/2017: The Nine Network — The Imagery of Chess: Saint Louis Artists (video)

7/30/2017: The Boston Globe — Chess Notes

7/27/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis to host chess legends in 2 tournaments

7/27/2017: Alive Magazine — What Do Chess And Fashion Have In Common In St. Louis?

7/27/2017: KTRS — St. Louis Fashion Fund to create the first ever "chess uniform" (video)

7/26/2017: St. Louis Magazine — An inside look at Saint Louis Fashion Fund's chess uniform competition

7/24/2017: Town & Style — Chess + Fashion

7/24/2017: US Chess Federation — Match of the Millennials in Saint Louis: Teams Announced

7/20/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: U.S. Junior Championships see surprising winners and exciting games

7/15/2017: The Spokesman-Review — Chess legend Kasparov picks St. Louis competition for return

7/13/2017: Miami Herald — She learned how to play chess on the streets of Havana. Now she's among the best in the U.S.

7/13/2017: KMOV — Designers to create 'World's First Chess Uniform' in St. Louis

7/13/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Fashion and chess are a natural match

7/10/2017: Salt Lake Tribune — Utah chess prodigy aims for national title and then plans a bold move: shelve his pieces and go on a Mormon mission

7/6/2017: PR Newswire — Fashion's Emerging Designers and Influential Chess Players Collaborate to Create World's First Chess Uniform

7/6/2017: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Chess Piece

7/6/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Young defending champions face off against the favorites

7/5/2017: PR Newswire — Historic Sinquefield Cup Brings Top World Chess Talent to Saint Louis; Legendary World Champion Garry Kasparov Comes out of Retirement for Inaugural Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz Event

7/5/2017: Forbes — Chess Legend Garry Kasparov Is Coming Out Of Retirement To Compete In St. Louis Tournament

7/4/2017: Best Things Missouri — Exhibition - Pow! Capturing Superheroes, Chess and Comics

7/3/2017: Women's Wear Daily — Dress for Chess: A Design Contest in St. Louis

7/3/2017: Forex TV — Dress for Chess: A Design Contest in St. Louis

June 2017

6/29/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: World Champion Magnus Carlsen wins 1st leg of Grand Chess Tour

6/29/2017: Ladue News — Summer Enchantment at The Magic House

6/22/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Super-GM event has surprising result

6/16/2017: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Chess in school keeps learners engaged

6/15/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2017 Grand Chess Tour begins next week with larger prize fund and the world’s top players

6/8/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The musical imagery of chess

6/6/2017: Get It In Writing — Chess Club Wins with Attero Tech

6/5/2017: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Free chess exhibit to open in St. John at Magic House summer satellite location

6/1/2017: STL Jewish Light — 2017 Summer Arts Guide

6/1/2017: Schaakfabriek — Carlsen and co admired back in Leuven

6/1/2017: All the Art — Summer 2017

6/1/2017: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: America's juniors continue to rise

May 2017

5/25/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Observations from the 2017 Super Nationals VI Chess Tournament

5/22/17: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Learn something new this summer at St. Louis museums

5/15/17: Alive Magazine — St. Louis Summer Arts Guide

5/4/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Have you thought about summer chess camps?

5/4/17: Micro Fabricator — Robot Action Chess featured in the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/2/17: The Economist — How St. Louis became America’s chess capital

April 2017

4/27/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: When your chess opponent wears a cape

4/19/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Professional players through the eyes of a grandmaster, coach, and spectator

4/18/17: Minneapolis Star Tribune — Midwest is king of world chess as lavish St. Louis club lures top players

4/13/17: Hyperallergic — From Ceramic Sea Creatures to Bauhaus Blocks, a Compendium of Exquisite Chess Sets

4/13/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2017 U.S. Chess Championships crown victors, GM Wesley So and WGM Sabina Foisor

4/11/17: St. Louis Post Dispatch — St. Louis chess center names U.S. Championship winners

4/11/17: PR Newswire — 2017 Chess Champions: Men’s Global Rising Star, Women’s Surprise Player Prove Worth, Win U.S. and U.S. Women’s Championships in Saint Louis

4/11/17: Press Release — Open Files II Press Release (download)

4/5/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2 St. Louis universities win top honors at the President’s Cup

4/5/17: New York Times—Arthur Bisguier, Brash, Self-Taught Bronx Chess Champion, Dies at 87

March 2017

3/30/17: HEC TV — The World Chess Hall of Fame Revisits the Imagery of Chess with Local Artists (video)

3/27/17: KSDK — POW! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics is now open at World Chess Hall of Fame (video)

3/24/17: Riverfront Times — The Best Things to Do This Week in Saint Louis, March 24 to March 29

3/23/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: US Chess is rising and So is the competition

3/22/17: Fox 2 — Chess and Superheroes (video)

3/22/17: St. Louis Dad — Superheroes, Chess and Comics at the World Chess Hall of Fame

3/22/17: STL Mag — Comic books and chess collide in the World Chess Hall of Fame’s new exhibit

3/21/17: STL Mommy — World Chess Hall of Fame—POW! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics Exhibit

3/21/17: The Telegraph — World Chess Hall of Fame debuts new exhibitions, opening receptions Thursday

3/20/17: The Vital Voice — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts New Exhibition Celebrating Works of Leading Saint Louis Artists

3/16/17: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Best Bets: ‘Motown,’ ‘Million Dollar Quartet,’ St. Patrick’s Day in Dogtown, Theater Circle Awards

3/13/17: Press Release — U.S. & U.S. Women’s Championship Fields Set for Battle in Saint Louis

3/11/17: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Exhibitions, fairs showcase spring’s visual arts scene

3/11/17: The Boston Globe — Chess Notes

3/9/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Creating a path for future elite players through quarterly tournaments

3/9/17: Chess 24 — Chess and comics at the World Chess Hall of Fame

3/7/17: The Washington Times — The ‘other Lasker’ finally punches ticket to U.S. Chess Hall of Fame

3/7/17: Press Release — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts New Family-Friendly Exhibition Celebrating Superheroes, Chess and Comics (download)

3/7/17: Press Release — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts New Exhibition Celebrating Works of Leading Saint Louis Artists Inspired by the Game of Chess (download)

3/7/17: Art Daily — Exhibition at the World Chess Hall of Fame showcases collection, celebrates five years in Saint Louis

3/3/17: Riverfront Times — 24 Hours in the Central West End: A Day in St. Louis’ Most Cosmopolitan Neighborhood

3/2/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Chess cops! City of St. Louis police work with students in public schools

3/1/17: US Chess — 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees to be Honored in Saint Louis on March 28

3/1/17: Press Release — 2017 Hall of Fame Inductions Press Release (download)

February 2017

2/28/17: Tablet — World Chess Hall of Fame to Induct Four New Members. All of Them Are Jewish.

2/23/17: KBIA — On Chess: A look at the Tradewise Gibraltar Open 2017 contest

2/23/17: Chess Base — Match of the Millennials — USA vs. The World

2/22/17: The Washington Times — Hans Berliner, the D.C. boy who conquered the (postal) chess world

2/15/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: How to earn a chess title

2/10/17: Tech Worm — Women in Gaming: Is There a Gender Gap?

2/8/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Launch of Universal Ratings System opens doors for global chess community

2/3/17: Alive Magazine — World Chess Hall of Fame Chief Curator Shannon Bailey On New Exhibition On View Through March 12

2/2/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Undefeated Wesley So: A world champion contender

January 2017

1/18/17: Chess Base — Hans Berliner, chess master and programmer, dies at 87

1/12/17: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: What to look forward to in 2017

1/7/17: Fox 2 — Fundraiser Saturday night to aid chess education

1/6/17: Nooga — Chess exhibit opens at Creative Discovery Museum

1/4/17: The Chattanoogan — Family Chess Exhibit Makes Its Opening Move At Creative Discovery Museum On Jan. 14

December 2016

12/28/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Behind the scenes—and cameras—of the Grand Chess Tour 2017

12/28/16: Art Daily — New exhibition at the World Chess Hall of Fame offers a glimpse into historic exhibit

12/15/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: At times, there is a need for speed

12/8/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Reigning world champion, Magnus Carlsen, defends in tie breaks

12/1/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: How a little faith and a move to St. Louis created a Grandmaster

November 2016

11/23/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Life in the trenches, earning an IM/GM Norm

11/10/16: The Brain Scoop — 2 Extinctions, 1 New Species, and… chess? (video)

11/3/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The brightest minds in the chess world showdown in St. Louis

October 2016

10/27/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Saint Louis University team ready for battle

10/25/16: Forbes — In the Esports Era, Chess Is Alive and Thriving

10/20/16: ArtDaily.org — Exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame Showcases World-Class Chess Collection

10/19/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Caruana thrives in St. Louis

10/12/16: St. Louis Public Radio — A Millionaire Chess Champion is a student at Saint Louis University

10/10/16: Fox 2 — The World Chess Hall of Fame is celebrating five years in St. Louis (video) 

10/7/16: Mental Floss — Show & Tell: Postal Chess Set for Wounded WWII Vets

10/6/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: World Youth Championships showcase the future of chess on an international stage

September 2016

9/28/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: New exhibit at the World Chess Hall of Fame draws inspiration from ‘Systema Naturae’

9/22/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: An ordinary set, an extraordinary rivalry

9/20/16: Webster-Kirkwood Times — World Chess Hall of Fame Celebrates 5th Anniversary

9/20/16: Chess Base — Three new exhibitions at the World Chess Hall of Fame

9/18/16: Chessdom — World Chess Hall of Fame celebrates five years in Saint Louis

9/16/16: Press Release — World Chess Hall of Fame Celebrates Five Years in Saint Louis, Debuts Three New Exhibitions Spanning Nearly Five Centuries of Chess & Art (download)

9/14/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: USA wins gold at Baku Chess Olympiad

9/7/16: All the Arts — Tom Hackney: Corresponding Squares: Painting the Chess Games of Marcel Duchamp Review (download)

9/7/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: U.S. team poised for possible gold at the chess Olympiad

9/6/16: STL Parent — 15 Fun Family Events Happening in St. Louis This Weekend

9/5/16: Wall Street Journal — America’s Young Chess Champs

9/1/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Bringing the game to the classroom

August 2016

8/27/16: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Fall arts preview: Performances and programs promise to educate, entertain kids

8/27/16: The Boston Globe — Chess notes

8/25/16: The Vital Voice — Saint Louis Fashion Incubator Announces Inaugural Six Designers

8/25/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Jeffery Xiong, World Junior Champion, shows the bright future of U.S. Chess

8/19/16: 1st Move — Cups, Crowns & Anniversaries

8/18/16: Huffington Post — Greatest Chess Triumph of Wesley So

8/15/16: The Standard — So wins Sinquefield Cup in US

8/11/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis’ reputation as chess capital grows as another grand master makes the city home

8/5/16: Chess 24 — 7 Sinquefield Cup 2016 Questions

8/4/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Sinquefield Cup brings the best in chess to the Midwest

8/1/16: St. Louis Public Radio — Why has the ‘immortal game’ of chess withstood the test of time?

July 2016

7/21/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Junior Closed Championship had unexpected excitement

7/14/16: St. Louis Public Radio —Kayden Troff is first grandmaster to earn Eagle Scout rank

7/8/16: Peter Gill — Tom Hackney: Corresponding Squares: Painting the Chess Games of Marcel Duchamp (download)

7/7/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2016 U.S. Junior Closed Championship set to start

June 2016

6/29/16: St. Louis Public Radio — Is there an expiration date for learning about chess?

6/24/16: Lost On Time — Hackney Seen in St. Louis, Etc.

6/22/16: The Eagle Post — Scholastic chess making big moves this summer

6/22/16: St. Louis Public Radio — 2 Americans lead at halfway point of Grand Chess Tour

6/21/16: Fox 2 — Chess is for women too!

6/11/16: Play St. Louis — World Chess Hall of Fame, St. Louis City

6/9/16: Wall Street Journal — Bughouse: A Crazy, Addictive Variation on Chess

6/8/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Second annual Grand Chess Tour kicks off in Paris, France

6/2/16: The St. Louis American — Grandmaster Maurice Ashley on chess and mentoring: ‘It matters that I’m black’

6/1/16: Chess Base — Schachpartien als Gemälde (Chess Games as Paintings)

May 2016

5/26/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Young guns get ready to be tomorrow’s stars

5/26/16: Art Daily — The Best Photos of the Day

5/25/16: Riverfront Times — 12 Summer Festivals to Put on Your Calendar Now

5/23/16: U.S. Chess — US Chess Annual Awards Announced

5/22/16: News 12 Brooklyn — BK man inducted into US Chess Hall of Fame

5/21/16: The Ex Expat — The Art In Chess

5/20/16: TGN Review — Gateway To The West Is The Gateway To Chess

5/20/16: Art Daily — Tom Hackney debuts new exhibit of paintings at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/19/16: For The Win — How Maurice Ashley, the first black chess grandmaster, uses the game to change inner-city kids’ lives

5/19/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: GM? IM? What do the titles mean? How are they earned?

5/19/16: Have Snacks Will Travel — World Chess Hall of Fame Toddler Time

5/16/16: St. Louis Business Journal — Creating the world’s new chess capital

5/13/16: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Psst: In world chess, St. Louis has the championship team

5/13/16: Belleville News-Democrat — Redbird rook(ies): Chess takes hold in St. Louis Cardinals clubhouse

5/13/16: Chess Base — Tom Hackney exhibits in World Chess Hall of Fame

5/12/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Tom Hackney exhibit opens in the chess capital of the U.S.

5/12/16: BBC News — Creating the world’s new chess capital

5/10/16: Commerical Appeal — Chess ‘superstar’ offers lesson for Douglass school students

5/9/16: MLB News — Chess has brought Cardinals closer together

5/6/16: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Editorial: Short takes on secret chess championships…

5/5/16: News About Chess — New Exhibition: Tom Hackney at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/5/16: Press Release — British Artist Tom Hackney Debuts New Exhibit of Paintings at the World Chess Hall of Fame (download)

5/2/16: Huffington Post — Immortal Chess Blitz Game

5/2/16: Yahoo! Finance — Inside the ultra-competitive world of professional chess

April 2016

4/29/16: The Guardian — Magnus Carlsen wins at Stavanger but Garry Kasparov draws more interest

4/29/16: St. Louis Business Journal — St. Louisan crowned U.S. chess champion

4/28/16: Manila Times — So finishes 2nd overall in U.S. Chess Championship

4/28/16: The New Yorker — A Chess Renaissance in the Midwest

4/27/16: Riverfront Times — New U.S. Chess Champion Is Proud to Call St. Louis Home

4/27/16: PR Newswire — Newcomers Take Top Honors at U.S. & U.S. Women’s Championship in Saint Louis

4/23/16: Business Insider — One of the biggest comebacks in chess is happening right now in St. Louis

4/23/16: NPR — Chess For Progress: How A Grandmaster Is Using The Game To Teach Life Skills

4/21/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Music and chess harmonize at Hall of Fame

4/21/16: NBC News  — Surviving & Thriving: Meet First Black Chess Hall of Famer Maurice Ashley

4/21/16: The Voice — Jamaican-Born Chess Player Makes Hall of Fame History

4/21/16: St. Louis Post Dispatch — Maddon’s T-shirt an issue at Busch Stadium

4/20/16: Goddess Chess — “The Eight” Book Discussion at the World Chess Hall of Fame

4/20/16: Atlanta Black Star — Jamaican-Born Chess Grandmaster Becomes First Black Person to be Inducted into U.S. Chess Hall of Fame

4/20/16: Sports Max — Jamaica’s Maurice Ashley inducted into Chess Hall of Fame

4/19/16: STL Magazine — As the U.S. Chess Championship Comes to St. Louis, It’s a Great Time to Introduce children to the Game

4/19/16: Antigua tribune — Jamaican Inducted Into U.S. Chess Hall of Fame

4/18/16: Daily Toast — First African-American Grandmaster Inducted Into Hall of Fame

4/17/16: Denver Post — Chess master breaks old rules

4/17/16: News Americas — Jamaican Inducted Into U.S. Chess Hall of Fame

4/17/16: ABC News — Chess’ 1st African-American Grandmaster Enters Hall of Fame

4/17/16: Kansas City Star — Chess’ 1st African-American Grandmaster Enters Hall of Fame

4/17/16: Inquirer — Chess’ 1st African-American Grandmaster Enters Hall of Fame

4/17/16: The Chess Drum — Maurice Ashley formally inducted into U.S. Hall of Fame

4/16/16: The Bellingham Herald — First African-American grandmaster enters U.S. Chess Hall of Fame

4/16/16: STL Today — Chess’ 1st black grandmaster enters Hall of Fame in St. Louis

4/16/16: Cumberland Times-News — Chess’ 1st black grandmaster enters Hall of Fame

4/15/16: Virginian-Pilot — First African-American in Chess Hall of Fame

4/15/16: World News — First African-American in Chess Hall of Fame

4/14/16: PR Newswire — Historic Chess Hall of Fame Inductions Set Stage for 2016 U.S. & U.S. Women’s Championship in Saint Louis

4/14/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The American Chess family reunites in St. Louis

4/14/16: FOX 2 — St. Louis chess grandmaster inducted into the Chess Hall of Fame (video)

4/13/16: Huffington Post — How This Chess Grandmaster Uses The Game To Transform Young Lives

4/7/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: U.S. and World Chess Halls of Fame honor the legends

4/6/16: Webster-Kirkwood Times — Central West End Hosts U.S. Chess Championships

March 2016

3/31/16: Riverfront Times — First Friday: It’s All Fun and Games

3/31/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Heartbreak of the year at the Candidates Tournament

3/22/16: The Art Newspaper — Meticulously charting Marcel’s chess moves

3/21/16: Alive Magazine — How to Spend a Day in North CWE

3/19/16: Dallas Art Dealers Association — Exhibition of paintings by Tom Hackney on view at Francis M. Naumann Fine Art

3/19/16: Art Daily — Exhibition of paintings by Tom Hackney on view at Francis M. Naumann Fine Art

3/17/16: St. Louis Public Radio —On Chess: World focuses on St. Louis and U.S. chess championships

3/14/16: American Towns — Exhibition - Kings, Queens, And Castles

3/12/16: Only A Game — International Chess, A Family Pub, And The History Of Brackets

3/10/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Women’s champion plays top ranked superstar in Ukraine

3/8/16: Gazelle STL — World Chess Hall of Fame Hosts Special Ladies’ Knight

3/8/16: American Towns — Exhibition - Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective On Chess

3/7/16: My Informs — U.S. Chess Hall of Fame Inducts Jamaican Maurice Ashley, First Black International Grandmaster

3/7/16: First Move — Her Turn

3/3/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Boy Scouts learn the merit of chess

3/2/16: STL LIVE Interview — 

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3/2/16: St. Louis Jewish Light — News & Schmooze, March 2, 2016

3/1/16: About — World Chess Hall of Fame Announces 2016 Class

February 2016

2/29/16: Tablet — Grandmaster David Bronstein Selected to World Chess Hall of Fame

2/26/16: L’Orient Le Jour — Échec et mat, une victoire au féminin (Checkmate, a feminine victory)

2/25/16: Schach Nachrichten (Chess Base, Germany) — Sonja Graf in der World Chess Hall of Fame

2/25/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Women and the power of the queen

2/24/16: US Chess — 2016 Inductees to U.S. and World Chess Hall of Fame Announced

2/24/16: Press Release — 2016 Inductees to U.S. and World Chess Hall of Fame Announced (download)

2/18/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: After-school programs seem to be a crowning success

2/17/16: CHESS Magazine — Chess Editorial (download)

2/16/16: Explore St. Louis — 

5 in 5 Podcast for February 16, 2016

2/15/16: Fun Things To Do — 150+ Fun Things to Do in Saint Louis, MO

2/11/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: New resident grandmaster at the chess club revels in her introduction to play here

2/11/16: The Chess Drum — Kamsky, Ashley…2016 Hall of Fame Inductees!

2/10/16: NormalBlog — Slideshow: World Chess Hall of Fame 

2/10/16: Art Daily — Photo of the Day

2/9/16: Tablet — St. Louis Exhibit Highlights the Legendary Women of Chess

2/8/16: Smithsonian Magazine — Board of Sexism in Chess? Check Out These New Exhibitions

2/5/16: Art Daily — Pivotal moments in women’s chess highlighted in exhibit at the World Chess Hall of Fame

2/4/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The story of Nona Gaprindashvili, an inspiration in Georgian chess

2/2/16: Alive Magazine — Arts + Culture Events To Attend This Week: Feb. 2-8

2/1/16: St. Louis Post Dispatch — New Exhibit at World Chess Hall of Fame Features Female Trailblazers

2/1/16: Where Magazine — St. Louis Your Way (download)

2/1/16: Press Release — Pivotal Moments in Women’s Chess Highlighted in New Exhibit, Her Turn: Revolutionary Women of Chess, at the World Chess Hall of Fame (download)

January 2016

1/21/16: The Intelligencer — Goddard teaching chess to youngsters

1/14/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Price of a chess set in time of war - 20 packs of cigarettes

1/7/16: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Looking back at the tournaments and exhibitions of 2015

December 2015

12/30/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Blood drive combines history and helping

12/29/15: Poker Update — Jennifer Shahade: The Difference Between Gorg and Perfect

12/29/15: Education Week — Cultivating Young Chess Masters in Some of St. Louis’ Poorest Schools

12/23/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Your Move Chess program stimulates minds of youth

12/17/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: And after all that, Magnus Carlsen is still the best

12/9/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Halftime report from the 2015 London Chess Classic

12/2/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Final stage of the Chess Grand Tour is ready to start 

November 2015

11/25/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2015 Thanksgiving Open is a feast for top players and amateurs alike

11/19/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Showdown in St. Louis featured unexpected twists

11/13/15: Purling London — Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess

11/11/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: How a children’s exhibit went from idea to reality

11/10/15: Art Daily — Best Photos of the Day, November 10th, 2015

11/6/15: FOX 2 — In Your Neighborhood: World Chess Hall of Fame (video)

11/5/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Coming Showdown has Nakamura meeting Caruana

11/3/15: KSDK — Take a visit to the World Chess Hall of Fame (video)

11/2/15: Art Daily — Twelve women explore societal issues through chess in new exhibition at World Chess Hall of Fame

11/1/15: 50 Moves — Coverage of the 2015 Sinquefield Cup by Ian Rogers (download)

October 2015

10/29/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: The queen’s gaze gets a careful look in new exhibit

10/27/15: St. Louis Public Radio — Art exhibit aims to encourage girls and women to play chess

10/27/15: Riverfront Times — How a St. Louis Artist Took on Ferguson—and Race Relations—in a Chess Set

10/26/15: STL Parent — 8 Essential Events for St. Louis Families in November

10/26/15: STL Parent — At Kings, Queens & Castles, Kids Become the Chess Game

10/24/15: The Top Tier — Prominent female artists featured at World Chess Hall of Fame exhibit

10/21/15: Kirkwood-Webster Times — Chess Hall of Fame In Central West End Opens 2 Exhibits Halloween Weekend

10/18/15: St. Louis Front Page — Two Innovative Exhibits Make Their Opening Moves Halloween Weekend at The World Chess Hall of Fame

10/14/15: St. Louis Public Radio — New outdoor chess tables available in Forest Park

10/14/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: What does the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis do to expand its audience?

10/9/15: Goddess Chess — Ladies’ Knight: A Female Perspective on Chess

10/09/15: The Streatham & Brixton Chess Blog — War Game 8 (and Some More Dzama)

10/7/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Millionaire Chess offers high gloss and high risk

September 2015

9/28/15: Nicki’s Central West End Guide — Exquisite Chess Sets on view at World Chess Hall of Fame

9/23/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis players raise money for ALS research

9/16/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: New partnership brings after-school chess to the Ferguson-Florissant School District

9/9/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Saint Louis University makes its opening move in collegiate chess

9/7/15: The Chess Drum — Reflections of 2015 Sinquefield Cup

9/2/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Armenian Levon Aronian makes a comeback, wins Sinquefield Cup

9/2/15: STL Today — Armenian chess player wins Sinquefield Cup

9/2/15: Five Thirty Eight — American Chess May Finally Emerge From The Shadow Of Bobby Fischer

August 2015

8/28/15: West End Word — “Mischief Makes a Move” World Chess Hall of Fame brings Dadaist exhibition to Central West End

8/26/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Topalov the Magician is now appearing at the Sinquefield Cup

8/22/15: STL Today — Celebrated chess grandmaster makes his move—to St. Louis

8/20/15: STL Parent — 8 Essential Events for St. Louis Families in September

8/19/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis goes international—again—with Sinquefield Cup

8/12/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: John Michael Burke, 14, is rising quickly

8/6/15: Farmington Press — The World Chess Hall of Fame

July 2015

7/30/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2015 World Cup of Chess has huge field, with strong American players

7/30/15: Alive Magazine — ALIVE Interview: Filmmaker Marcel Dzama, Who’s Bringing Dada Back (to the WCHOF)

7/29/15: West End Word — Grand Chess Tour Aug. 22-Sept. 3 in CWE

7/29/15: River Front Times — Aaron  Teitelbaum’s New Chess-Themed Kingside Diner Is a Clear Winner

7/27/15: St. Louis Post Dispatch — August calendar brims in epic summer finish

7/23/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Xiong and Zierk succeed at Chess Club’s GM Norm Invitational

7/21/15: HEC TV — Battle of the Boards-World Chess HOF

7/15/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Monsanto Fund partners with Chess Club to extend school program to rural areas

7/8/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 2015 U.S. Junior Closed Championships are underway in St. Louis

7/6/15: Art Daily — ‘Battle on the Board: Chess During World War II’ opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

7/1/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Connection to the Greatest Generation

June 2015

6/24/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Veselin Topolav leads inaugural Grand Chess Tour event

6/18/15: Leader Publications — What to do with the kids

6/17/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Appreciating the art of ivory chess sets

6/10/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Grand Chess Tour set to make history

6/4/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Game of kings belongs to kids

6/2/15: West End Word — Chess-Themed Kingside Diner

May 2015

5/27/15: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Nakamura and Caruana qualify as candidates for World Chess Championship

5/27/15: St. Louis Public Radio — World No. 3 Fabiano Caruana returning to U.S. Chess Federation

5/22/15: Alive Magazine — ALIVE Q&A: Notable Artist Marcel Dzama Returns To The World Chess Hall Of Fame With Dadaist Silent Film

 

December 2014

12/31/14: Riverfront Times — The Bad Plus, Rakim, Tim Reynolds and More in This Week’s Show Announcements

12/23/14: St. Louis Daily Photo Blog — How About A Chess Set For Christmas?

12/17/14: Fox2Now — Find gifts for chess fans at Q Boutique (Video)

12/7/14: STLToday.com — Still looking for that perfect gift? We’ve got ideas

12/2/14: The Chess Drum — “Living Like Kings”… a royal treat!

12/1/14: KDHX — Shannon Bailey and Benjamin Kaplan, “Living Like Kings” (Podcast)

12/1/14: Los Angeles Times — PIATIGORSKY HOUSE IS GONE, BUT PIECES OF HISTORY WERE SAVED

November 2014

11/23/14: Riverfront Times — Gifts for anyone

11/19/14: USCF — World Chess Hall of Fame Call for WW2 Artifacts

11/6/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: November Features Champions Past, Present And Future

October 2014

10/24/14: Mysteries at the Museum — Cold War Checkmate (Video)

10/19/14: Hot 104.1 — RZA & Adisa Banjoko Panel Discussion

10/16/14: Riverfront Times — Living Like Kings Multimedia Exhibit Links Chess and Hip-Hop

10/16/14: ALIVE Magazine — Q&A With RZA: Hip-Hop Pioneer, Wu-Tang Clan Founder And Chess Player

10/16/14: Vibe — We Rode Around St. Louis With RZA Playing Wu-Tang’s New ‘A Better Tomorrow’ LP And Preaching Chess Lessons

10/15/14: Fox2Now — The intersection of hip-hop & chess in the Central West End (News Clip)

10/15/14: ALIVE Magazine — World Chess Hall Of Fame “Living Like Kings” Opening Night

10/14/14: The Conscious Tip — STREET BEAUTIFICATION BY ADRIAN O. WALKER

10/13/14: Beyond the Masc — WE’RE ALL PAWNS IN THIS GAME OF LIFE . . .

10/11/14: Beta’s Block — Tef Poe (@TefPoe) spitting to Wu-Tang’s RZA at the World Chess Hall Of Fame

10/10/14: The Chess Drum — HHCF and WCHOF present “Living Like Kings”

10/10/14: ArtDaily.org — Living Like Kings: The unexpected collision of chess and Hip Hop culture at the World Chess Hall of Fame

10/9/14: ALIVE Magazine — World Chess Hall Of Fame Premieres ‘Living Like Kings’ Tonight

10/9/14: The St. Louis Egotist — #ShitToHit TONIGHT: Living Like Kings Opening Reception - The Unexpected Collision of Chess & Hip Hop @WorldChessHOF

10/9/14: St. Louis Public Radio — Worlds Collide: Hip-Hop And Chess At The World Chess Hall Of Fame

10/8/14: STLToday.com — Rapper RZA speaking on panel bringing together youth issues and chess

10/8/14: West End Word — “Living Like Kings” At Chess Hall Of Fame

10/8/14: West End Word — Central West End Named To Top Neighborhood List

10/7/14: Magnus Carlsen Club — Teryn Schaefer interviews Harry Benson at the World Chess Hall of Fame

10/2/14: Ebony — Hip-Hop Chess Federation Makes Grandmaster Moves

10/1/2014: St. Louis Jewish Light — All the Right Moves

10/2014: American Planning Association — Great Places in America: Neighborhoods, Central West End, St. Louis, Missouri

10/2014: ALIVE Magazine — Hip Hop Happening

10/2014: ALIVE Magazine — 7 Things to Do This Month: Live Like Royalty

10/2014: ALIVE Magazine — Destination: Central West End

September 2014

9/29/14: I Heart Buffets — THE KING’S REMIX by Benjamin Kaplan

9/24/14: ChessBase — Chess City St. Louis, by Sabrina Chevannes

9/24/14: ArtDaily.org — The World Chess Hall of Fame celebrates art and chess with Glenn Kaino’s The Burning Boards

9/23/14: STL Hip Hop — Living Like Kings: The Unexpected Collision of Chess and Hip Hop Culture (Press Release)

9/22/14: LA Times — From Tahrir Square to Ferguson, artist Glenn Kaino’s rocks of protest

9/18/14: Frequency — Teryn Schaefer Interviews Harry Benson at the WCHOF

9/16/14: Forbes — Artist Glenn Kaino On Ferguson, Equality And Tommie Smith’s Iconic Salute

9/15/14: Clayton High School: The Globe — World Chess Hall of Fame

9/8/14: Travel Pulse — 4 High-Scoring Gaming Attractions, by Cherese Weekes

9/4/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis Witnessing Chess History-As-It-Happens At Sinquefield Cup, by Brian Jerauld

9/3/14: Alive Magazine — Glenn Kaino’s ‘Burning Boards’ Candle Chess Performance Illuminates The Possible At The World Chess Hall Of Fame, by Krystin Arneson

9/2/14: Magnus Carlsen’s Blog — Sinquefield Cup 2014 Half way

9/2/14: Deadspin — The Most Compelling Athlete In America Right Now Is Here To Play Chess, by Dave McKenna

9/1/14: Chess.com — Fire, Water and Sport During Sinquefield Rest Day

9/2014: ALIVE Magazine — Art Walk: Central West End

August 2014

8/28/14: KSDK — Best Chess Players in the world meet in St. Louis

8/28/14: ArmenPress — Levon Aronian plays draw with Nakamura in Saint Louis

8/26/14: St. Louis Business Journal — 2014 Sinquefield Cup, starting Wednesday, to break record for highest-rated chess tournament, by Kelly Moffitt

8/26/14: Fox2Now — Chess championship gets underway in St. Louis Wednesday, by Dan Gray

8/26/14: Chess.com — 5 Things You Didn’t Know About the World’s Strongest Tournament, by Mike Klein

8/21/14: PR Newswire — 2014 Sinquefield Cup to Become Strongest Chess Tournament in History

8/9/14: Bill on the Road — The Chess Capital Of The World?

8/1/14: Chess Journalists of America — 2014 CJA Awards

July 2014

7/31/14: St. Louis Jewish Light — Exhibit features portraits of chess grandmasters, by Sarah Weinman

7/24/14: ArtDaily.org — ‘A Memorable Life: A Glimpse into the Complex Mind of Bobby Fischer’ opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

7/23/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Hall Of Fame Exhibit Peeks Inside The Complex Mind Of Bobby Fischer

7/17/14: USCF — A Memorable Life: Bobby Fischer Show at the World Chess Hall of Fame

7/16/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: World Chess Hall Of Fame Brings Chess Concepts to Early Learners, by Brian Jerauld

7/16/14: STLCurator — The World Chess Hall of Fame Attracts … Hip-Hop and Fashion Lovers?

7/8/14: Where Traveler — Radio Host Charlie Brennan’s Perfect Day in St. Louis

7/5/14: Chess24 — Chess and Art A Tempo, by Macauley Peterson

June 2014

6/21/14: Morgunbladid Laugardagur — Skákdrottning vesturstrandarinnar (Chessqueen of the west coast), by Helgi Olafsson

6/19/14: Politico — Lawmakers’ strategic moves at Congressional Chess Tournament

6/19/14: Digital Journal — Republicans Win First Congressional Chess Tournament

6/4/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Circus Flora Plays Both Sides Of The Board,  by Brian Jerauld

May 2014

5/27/14: Fox2Now — Circus Flora back under the big top, by John Pertzborn

5/22/14: STLToday.com — Hometown tourist plans summer, by Janice Denham

5/20/14: Arts and Education Council — Circus Flora & The Game of Chess

5/19/14: KDHX — Shannon and Bradley Bailey and Larry List, World Chess Hall of Fame (Audio)

5/17/14: USA Today — Chess hopes to check-mate American public, by Jon Swartz

5/16/14: U.S. Chess Trust — Kupchik and Piatigorsky Inducted into Hall of Fame, by Harold J. Winston

5/15/14: KSDK — Human chess match at Ballpark Village, by Brandie Piper

5/15/14: GG-Art.com — “Strategy by Design: Games by Michael Graves” opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/9/14: Regator — “Cage and Kaino: Pieces and Performances” opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/9/14: ArtDaily.org — “Cage and Kaino: Pieces and Performances” opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/8/14: 8doyunlar.tk — Games—Design and Performance Art at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/8/14: KSDK — Chess championships kick off (Video)

5/8/14: U.S. Chess Champs — HALL OF FAMERS INDUCTED; PAIRINGS SET AT U.S. CHAMPS OPENING, by Brian Jerauld

5/8/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: New Shows At World Chess Hall of Fame Include Burning Boards, by Brian Jerauld

5/8/14: ArtDaily.org — “Strategy by Design: Games by Michael Graves” opens at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/7/14: Central West End Guide — Always a surprise at the World Chess Hall of Fame, by Nicki Dwyer

5/7/14: St. Louis Business Journals — Checkmate: St. Louis crowned ‘National Chess Capital’, by Kelly Moffitt

5/6/14: KSDK — St. Louis named ‘National Chess Capital’ (Video)

5/6/14: CWE Scene — Two Great Exhibits Opening at the World Chess Hall of Fame

5/5/14: ChessTalk — The World Chess Hall of Fame debuts “two groundbreaking exhibitions” in 3 days time.

5/5/14: Digital Journal — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts Two Groundbreaking Exhibitions

5/5/14: Dream Builder — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts Two Groundbreaking Exhibitions May 8

5/5/14: eTurboNews — World Chess Hall of Fame debuts two groundbreaking exhibitions

5/5/14: The Intelligencer — Circus Flora returning to Grand Center

5/5/14: US News Online — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts Two Groundbreaking Exhibitions May 8

5/5/14: World News — World Chess Hall of Fame Debuts Two Groundbreaking Exhibitions May 8

5/2/14: The United States Chess Federation — World Chess Hall of Fame Opens Two New Shows

April 2014

4/24/14: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — Exhibit at chess hall of fame hails the power of the queen, by Mary Louise Schumacher

4/24/14: SusanPolgar.com — World Chess Hall of Fame and the U.S. Chess Hall of Fame Each Induct Two New Members for 2014

4/21/14: NewsmagazineNetwork.com — Circus Flora brings the game of chess to life with “The Pawn”, by Sheila Frayne Rhoades

4/16/14: St. Louis Public Radio — Arts Rundown: Queen Is Leaving; New Art Coming In, by Donna Korando

4/8/14: The Intelligencer — Circus Flora gears up for 28th season

March 2014

3/23/14: Riverfront Times — Outdoor Art in St. Louis

3/16/14: The New York Times — The Animal World in 3-D, Felicia Craddock

3/13/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: Hall Of Fame Brings Chess To New Audiences, by Mike Wilmering

3/11/14: ALIVE.com — ‘A Tear In The Veil’ This Wednesday At The World Chess Hall Of Fame

3/11/14: USA Today — St. Louis weekend trips for hipsters, by Matt Sorrell

3/9/14: Fox2Now.com — Circus Flora’s “The Pawn” brings chess to life

3/5/14: Fox2Now.com — Circus Flora returns for 28th season

February 2014

2/27/14: STLToday.com — Chess-themed show is Circus Flora’s next move, by Calvin Wilson

2/23/14: SFGate — Girls in Memphis chess program defy stereotypes, by Zack McMillan

2/19/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: 100 years of Vibrant Chess History in St. Louis, by Mike Wilmering

2/13/14: KDHX — Interview with Shannon Bailey, Chief Curator (Audio)

2/12/14: St. Louis Public Radio — On Chess: St. Louis History Is Chess-Rich, by Mike Wilmering

2/11/14: ModernSalon.com — Hairdreams Haute Coiffure Creations by Charlie Le Mindu

January 2014

1/26/14: Maturity and Its Muse — “Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer” on view at the World Chess Hall of Fame

1/24/14: NeedWant.com — WHY I’M MOVING MY BUSINESS FROM SAN FRANCISCO TO ST. LOUIS

1/23/14: ArtDaily.com — “Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer” on view at the World Chess Hall of Fame

1/9/14: Sauce Magazine — 3 Things I Love, by Julie Cohen

1/2014: HEC-TV — State of the Arts: World Chess Hall of Fame (Video)

December 2013

12/30/13: The Wild Magazine — CHECKMATE: A QUEEN WITHIN – ADORNED ARCHETYPES, FASHION AND CHESS, by Emily Kirkpatrick

12/27/13: STLToday.com — 13 BEST ST. LOUIS FASHION STORIES OF 2013, by Debra Bass

12/11/13: Douban — ViE23 exclusive Zhanping: A QUEEN WITHIN Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chess

12/8/13: The Chess Drum — The Drum visits “Queen” Chess Exhibit

12/3/13: Irinebrination — Book Alert: A Queen Within - Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chess (Exhibition Catalogue)

12/2013: Studio 3 Magazine — Browse the Boulevard | Maryland Plaza

12/2013: Studio 3 Magazine — On Location | The Queen’s Gala at Saks Fifth Avenue 

November 2013

11/28/13: A Shaded View on Fashion — THE EXHIBITION A QUEEN WITHIN - ADORNED ARCHETYPES, FASHION AND CHESS IS NOW OPEN AT THE WORLD CHESS HALL OF FAME

11/28/13: Filep Motwary — EXHIBITION: A QUEEN WITHIN - ADORNED ARCHETYPES, FASHION AND CHESS IS NOW OPEN AT THE WORLD CHESS HALL OF FAME MUSEUM

11/7/13: United Press International — Chess makes its move into National Toy Hall of Fame, by Evan Bleier

11/6/13: TOKY — Art, Fashion & Strategy: Building an Identity for the World Chess Hall of Fame

11/5/2013: USCF — Jen on the Queen’s Gala and Carlsen-Anand, by Jennifer Shahade

11/2013: Harper’s Bazaar Ukraine — Culture News

11/2013: New In Chess — Jacqueline Piatigorsky: Patron, Player, Pioneer

11/2013: NOOVO — “A QUEEN WITHIN- Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chess”

October 2013

10/31/13: Student Life — ‘A Queen Within’ brings dazzling designer couture to St. Louis, by Katharine Jaruzelski

10/29/13: Modern Midwest — Ruler, Enchantress, Sage: They’re All Queens Within, by John Reinan

10/28/13: Anne Deniau — Y like Y I love Saint-Louis, USA… & serendipitY

10/28/13: St. Louis Beacon — Norm hunting at the SPICE CUP, by Brian Jerauld

10/25/13: STLToday.com — ‘A Queen Within’ tells its story with show stoppers, by Debra Bass

10/22/13: St. Louis Magazine — Queen’s Gala Gallery

10/21/13: Refinery29 — Missouri Chess Museum Holds Major Fashion Exhibition (And We’re Not Even Kidding), by Libby Banks

10/21/13: STLToday.com — IPARTY@THE QUEEN’S GALA AT SAKS FIFTH AVENUE, by Jon Gitchoff

10/18/13: St. Louis Beacon — The B List: Nine fashion queens ruling the World Chess HOF, by Nancy Fowler

10/18/13: St. Louis Beacon — On Chess: Hall of Fame exhibit focuses on the power of the queen, by Jennifer Shahade

10/18/13: St. Louis Public Radio — Fashion & Chess: St. Louis’ World Chess Hall of Fame Presents ‘A Queen Within’, by Alex Heuer (Audio)

10/17/13: ArtDaily.com — World Chess Hall of Fame opens “A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chess”

10/17/13: Artron.net — World Chess Hall of Fame opens “A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chess”

10/16/13: Glamour.com — INCREDIBLE Works by Alexander McQueen, Hussein Chalayan, and Martin Margiela on Display in This New Fashion Exhibit

10/8/13: Chicago Sun Times — A Royal Exhibit at the World Chess Hall of Fame, by Molly Each

10/8/13: St. Louis Magazine — Feel Like Royalty at the World Chess Hall of Fame Exhibition Opening: A Queen Within, by Amanda Chumley

10/6/13: Columbia Daily Tribune — World Chess Hall of Fame explores the concept of queenliness, by Caroline Dohack

10/2013: ALIVE Magazine — A Queen Within, by Jennifer Wells

10/2013: Cosmopolitan — 19 Things to Do This Month

10/2013: Elle Decor — Style Sheet, by Hannah Martin

10/2013: Harper’s Bazaar — Must-See Exhibitions

10/2013: Hinsdale Living — Dedicated Followers of Fashion

10/2013: Studio 3 Magazine — Alexander McQueen Distinctive Design, by Judy Uelk 

September 2013

9/26/13: Blouin Art Info — The Queen Gets the Royal Treatment, by Michelle Tay

9/26/13: Hinsdale Living — Dedicated Followers of Fashion, by Michelle Crowe

9/25/13: Town & Style — What to Wear… Where, by Ellen Soule

9/13/13: St. Louis Beacon — Hide-and-seek with world’s best chess players, by Brian Jerauld

9/11/13: Town & Style — A Queen Within

9/5/13: St. Louis Beacon — Sinquefield Cup echoes Piatigorsky Cups of ’60s, by GM Ronen Har-Zvi

9/2013: Marie Claire — What Nina Loves, by Nina Garcia

9/2013: St. Louis Magazine — ROYAL COUTURE, by Stefene Russell

August 2013

8/8/13: St. Louis Beacon — A smart September in St. Louis, by Priyadharshan Kannappan

8/2013: ALIVE Magazine — “A Queen Within” Inside the World Chess Hall of Fame’s Exhibition Preview in NYC, by Jennifer Dulin Wiley

July 2013

7/19/13: St. Louis Business Journal — St. Louis Character: Susan Barrett, by E.B. Solomont

7/19/13: St. Louis Business Journal — Fashion shows in style at museums

7/18/13: The Wall Street Journal — Style Shows Come Into Fashion at Museums, by Ellen Gamerman

7/12/13: STLToday.com — Schedule of events for “A Queen Within” exhibit, by Debra D. Bass

7/12/13: STLToday.com — Art, fashion and chess collide in St. Louis, by Debra D. Bass

7/8/13: St. Louis Business Journal — Chess capital’s next match? The Sinquefield Cup

7/6/13: New York Times — Refrain for Many Chess Players: Meet Me in St. Louis, by Dylan Loeb McClain

7/1/13: ALIVE Magazine — Fashion’s Royal Queen, by Jennifer Dulin Wiley 

June 2013

6/23/13: Belleville News-Democrat — O’Fallon artist doesn’t think much of the modern art world, by Teri Maddox

6/21/13: Openly Disruptive — Art and Science Mashed Up by Illinois Sculptor

6/19/13: St. Louis Beacon — World’s best to take on U.S. best in St. Louis, by Brian Jerauld

6/18/13: Chess.com — Top 2 in World, Top 2 in U.S. Battle for Sinquefield Cup

6/18/13: ChessVibes — Carlsen, Aronian, Nakamura, Kamsky to play in first “Sinquefield Cup”

6/17/13: ChessBase News — Carlsen and Aronian to play in US in Sinquefield Cup

6/14/13: St. Louis Business Journal — Check out World Chess Hall of Fame’s ‘A Queen Within, by Patricia Miller

6/11/13: The Portland Mercury — A Queen Within: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion and Chessby Elizabeth Mollo

6/10/13: Twelv Magazine — A Queen Within, by Meghan Pero

6/7/13: Examiner — A Queen Within exhibit: Celebrating fashion and chess, by Leslie Reider

6/7/13: InStyle Magazine — How Would the Queen Piece in Chess Dress? Probably Like This, by Jennifer Taylor

6/7/13: St. Louis Public Radio — Fashion And Art In St. Louis, by Nancy Kranzberg

6/6/13: Avenue — Chess Goes Couture at Christie’s, by Melissa Berkelhammer

6/5/13: ALIVE Magazine — Live On The Scene At The World Chess Hall Of Fame’s “A Queen Within” Exhibition Preview In NYC, by Elizabeth Tucker

6/5/13: DuJour — Queen Me: When Fashion, Royalty and Chess Collide, by Brooke Bobb

6/5/13: Guest of a Guest — Last Night’s Parties: Sofia Vergara Steps Out For the Gordon Parks Foundation Awards, Anna Wintour Joins Jenns Lyons At The J.Crew CFDA/VOGUE Fashion Fund Dinner, And More! (page 5)

6/5/13: Harper’s Bazaar — The World Chess Hall of Fame’s Newest Exhibit Preview at Christie’s, by Chrissy Rutherford

6/5/13: Interview — Fashion and Chess Collide at Christie’s, by Allyson Shiffman

6/5/13: Refinery29 — God Save The Queen! Peep These Royally Inspired Duds, by Seija Rankin

6/5/13: St. Louis Magazine — World Chess Hall of Fame Previews A Queen Within in New York City, by Nancy Curtis

6/5/13: V Magazine — What’s the Difference Between Fashion and Chess?

6/5/13: W Magazine — A Queen Within: After Hours, by Giovanna Campagna

6/5/13: Whitewall — Checkmate: A Queen Within Preview at Christie’s, by Sarah Bochicchio

6/4/13: The Huffington Post — Photo Ops: A Massive Pez Dispenser, a Huge Yo-Yo, and Other Giant Attractions, by Jennifer M. Wood, Condé Nast Traveler

6-7/2013: Christie’s Catalog — 5 Things

May 2013

5/30/13: New York Magazine — A Queen Within: Fashion Collides With Chess, by Julie Ma

5/30/13: St. Louis Business Journal — Fashion to get spotlight at Chess Hall of Fame, by E.B. Solomont

5/30/13: Glam.com — A Queen Reigns Supreme in Fashion and Chess, by Channing Hargrove

5/30/13: The Herald — A QUEEN WITHIN: Adorned Archetypes, Fashion, and Chess Exploration between the Queen Archetype and Her Relationship with Fashion (Article no longer available online)

5/29/13: Style.com — Christie’s Hosts Old Queens and New, by Ashley Simpson

5/29/13: The St. Louis American — Hip-hop activists reach at-risk youth through chess, by Bridjes O’Neil