ALIVE Magazine Launch Party!
Apr
13
4:00 pm16:00

ALIVE Magazine Launch Party!

Join us THU 04/13/17 to celebrate the launch of ALIVE Magazine's current issue! Enjoy beer, wine, and small bites from TURN by David Kirkland. Learn what inspires the personalities featured in ALIVE's current issue during a panel discussion with Nashville architect Manuel Zeitli, Chef Kirkland, "The Object Enthusiast's" Emily Reinhard, and founder of Chicago's "Black Girl In Om" Lauren Ash. Finish with a performance by St. Louis hip-hop artist Mvstermind, then step out into the CWE for a drink or bite to eat.

4:00 - 6:00 The Object Enthusiast Pop-Up Shop

5:30 - 7:30 ALIVE Magazine Launch

6:30 - 7:00 Panel Discussion

7:00 - 7:20 Live Performance by Mvstermind

 

12th Annual AIA STL Movie Night @ Centro!
Mar
16
5:30 pm17:30

12th Annual AIA STL Movie Night @ Centro!

March AIA STL Chapter Meeting

AIA STL has a long-standing tradition of spending an evening at Centro in the CWE; they graciously welcome us each year to visit their spectacular modern showroom while we relax and watch a movie. This is an informal evening and no better way to network.  We encourage mentorship groups to make plans to attend this meeting!

Date:   Thursday, March 16, 2017

Time:   5:30 - 7:00 pm

Credit: One hour, HSW

IIDA GATEWAY CHAPTER UNRAVEL REVEAL + STROLL
Nov
4
6:00 pm18:00

IIDA GATEWAY CHAPTER UNRAVEL REVEAL + STROLL

Unravel Reveal is a free event created to exhibit garments designed for IIDA STL's annual Unravel Fashion Show, making them accessible to the general public and promoting St. Louis' creative talent.

Unravel Reveal 2016 will take place in STL's historic Central West End. Garments will be exhibited in storefronts on McPherson and Euclid Avenues including Centro, Houska Gallery, DesignTex, Left Bank Books, The Eye Bar, Selkirk Auctioneers & Appraisers, East+West, The Silver Lady, Vino Gallery, and The Living Collective. Garments will be exhibiteed from November 4-13. 

The Unravel Reveal Stroll will be held on Friday November 4, 6-8pm. Centro will host a welcome reception prior to the stroll. Attendees will explore the storefronts along McPherson and Euclid at their leisure to view the clothing.

HALLOWEEN IN THE CWE!
Oct
29
11:00 am11:00

HALLOWEEN IN THE CWE!

  • 11 am   Children's parade & activities, beginning at the parking lot on McPherson across from Centro and continuing south on Euclid between the McPherson and Maryland intersections
  • 12 pm   Trick-or-Treating at Centro and other CWE businesses
  • 1 pm   Pet parade & costume contest, beginning at the parking lot on McPherson across from Centro and continuing south on Euclid between the McPherson and Maryland intersections
  • 2 pm   Live music and entertainment on the main stage at Maryland & Euclid
  • 8 pm   Adults-only costume contest begins on main stage at Maryland & Euclid
Knoll ANNUAL SALE: Save 15% @ Centro!
Sep
16
Sep 27

Knoll ANNUAL SALE: Save 15% @ Centro!

Shop local, save 15%, and receive FREE SHIPPING to Centro or our warehouse on the entire Knoll collection, including designs by David Adjaye, Harry Bertoia,  Florence  Knoll, Alexander Girard, Mies van der Rohe, George Nakashima, Marcel Breuer, Jehs+Laub, Isamu Noguchi, Warren Platner, Charles Pollock, Jens Risom, Eero Saarinen and Richard Schultz. Centro is the exclusive St. Louis retailer for Knoll, and as such, we can order any product in any of Knoll's approved fabrics or finishes....options that aren't within reach at that national online retailer. Stop in to learn more!

OPERA OPEN HOUSE: DOUBT
Aug
11
6:00 pm18:00

OPERA OPEN HOUSE: DOUBT

Join Centro for live performances from Union Avenue Opera's upcoming production of Douglas J. Cuomo's DOUBT and a taste of local sour beer from Urban Chestnut Brewing Company. Attendees will be registered to win a pair of opera tickets and coupons to participating CWE restaurants. Our event is FREE and open to the public. Purchase your DOUBT opera tickets here.

OPERA OPEN HOUSE: THE MIKADO + Sake
Jun
30
6:00 pm18:00

OPERA OPEN HOUSE: THE MIKADO + Sake

Join Centro for a sip of Sake and and live performance snippets from Union Avenue Opera's upcoming production of The Mikado. Those in attendance will be registered to win opera tickets and coupons to participating CWE restaurants. Our event is FREE and open to the public. Purchase your opera tickets here.

Cocktails at Sunset
Jun
29
5:00 pm17:00

Cocktails at Sunset

Join UIC Homes and Centro on WED 06/29/16 to discover their plans for a modern, stylish development for Creve Coeur. Hosted by DriveCentric in their UIC-designed offices at 227 N. Lindbergh. RSVP to sales@uicstl.com.

KNOLL STUDIO + TEXTILE LUNCHEON @ CENTRO
May
19
11:30 am11:30

KNOLL STUDIO + TEXTILE LUNCHEON @ CENTRO

Thursday, May 19, 2016

OPEN HOUSE      11:30am - 1:30pm

CEU PROGRAM   12:00pm - 1:00pm

Centro was pleased to host "Modern Textiles in America"a to-the-trade lunch + learn program presented by Amy Funk of KnollTextiles and Yvonne Baker of KnollStudio. IDCEC and AIA Continuing Education Units were available to attendees. Lunch was catered by Whitebox Eatery.

A KnollStudio SAARINEN Side Table in white laminate and a hand-dyed Japanese scarf designed by KnollTextiles Design Director Dorothy Cosonas were raffled at the end of the program.

HERMAN MILLER SALE: SAVE 15%
May
5
May 17

HERMAN MILLER SALE: SAVE 15%

05/05/16 - 05/17/16

Whether it’s the Eames® Lounge Chair you’ve always wanted (now in a TALL version!), a Nelson Bubble Lamp to light-up your dining room, or the ergonomic Aeron® Chair to keep you comfortable and productive in your home office, there's no better time to purchase than during the Herman Miller SALE. Call, e-mail, or stop by the store to place your order!

Knoll Outdoor Sale
Apr
15
Apr 26

Knoll Outdoor Sale

Knoll's Outdoor Sale includes everything you need to create a sophisticated outdoor experience: lounge chairs, fixed or adjustable chaises, dining + cafe seating, coffee, side, dining, counter, + bar tables, bar + counter stools (and even a serving trolley). Trick-out your entire screened-in porch, your spa-like pool house, or your 15th floor urban balcony, all with the style, quality, and longevity associated with the Knoll brand. Designers include Richard Schultz, David Adjaye, Jorge Pensi, Jonathan Olivares, Harry Bertoia, Maya Lin, Daniel Stromberg, Massimo + Lella Vignelli, and Don Chadwick.

Flos Lighting Sale
Mar
2
Mar 17

Flos Lighting Sale

  • Centro Modern Furnishings

Shop local, save 15%, and receive FREE SHIPPING on Flos decorative lighting designs by Michael Anastassiades, Patricia Urquiola, Gino Sarfatti, the Castiglioni brothers, Antonio Citterio, Jasper Morrison, Marcel Wanders, Konstantin Grcic, and many others. PREVIEW the Flos Home collection, then call or visit Centro to place your order. Not sure which Flos fixture will best solve your lighting challenge? Just ask us...we're experts!

Centro is the exclusive, authorized St. Louis retailer for Flos.

Artemide Sale!
Mar
1
Mar 21

Artemide Sale!

  • Centro Modern Furnishings

SAVE 20% and receive FREE SHIPPING on functional and classic light fixtures from Artemide, including the Design, Outdoor, Danese Milano, and Rezek Design Collections.

Centro is the exclusive, authorized St. Louis retailer for Artemide.

Knoll Classics Sale
Feb
19
Mar 1

Knoll Classics Sale

  • Centro Modern Furnishings

Only at Centro!

Shop local, save 15%, and receive FREE SHIPPING on Knoll's classic furniture designs by Harry Bertoia, Marcel Breuer, Florence  Knoll, Alexander Girard, Mies van der Rohe, George Nakashima, Isamu Noguchi, Warren Platner, Charles Pollock, Jens Risom, Eero Saarinen and Richard Schultz. Click HERE to see a selection of Knoll CLASSICS, then visit Centro by March 1 to select the fabric, leather, and other finishes to make your classic your own! Centro is the exclusive St. Louis retailer for Knoll.

Black Friday Sale!
Nov
27
3:00 pm15:00

Black Friday Sale!

  • Centro Modern Furnishings

For only one day, save $1000 on the original and iconic Flos ARCO Lamp, designed in 1962 by brothers Achille + Pier Giacomo Castiglioni. Created to produce light over a dining table when no ceiling outlet is present, ARCO is now seen in living rooms, dining rooms, and libraries of stylish homes all around the world. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime chance to save 33% on this museum-quality design. The BLACK FRIDAY offer is available ONLY at authorized Flos retail locations...not online.

Herman Miller Holiday Sale
Nov
23
Dec 14

Herman Miller Holiday Sale

  • Centro Modern Furnishings

Save 15% on all Herman Miller special orders. Call or visit for more details.

Fontanaarte Lighting Sale
Nov
23
Dec 21

Fontanaarte Lighting Sale

Save 20% on all special orders from FontanaArte. Started in 1932 by Luigi Fontana and Gio Ponti, FontanaArte is one of the most important companies in the history of modern Italian design, having produced work by Gae Aulenti, the brothers Castiglioni, Pietro Chiesa, and Max Ingrand. Our FontanaArte Lighting sale is a rare opportunity to save on designs from this iconic brand.

AN EVENING WITH KURT MEINECKE
Nov
6
6:00 pm18:00

AN EVENING WITH KURT MEINECKE

Join Centro and rug designer Kurt Meinecke for a glass of Prosecco as we introduce our new bespoke hand-knotted carpet program.
              
The evening is free and open to the public.

 

BEING ORIGINAL: MAKING THE CASE FOR AUTHENTIC DESIGN
Sep
22
12:00 pm12:00

BEING ORIGINAL: MAKING THE CASE FOR AUTHENTIC DESIGN

What does it mean to be "original"? Centro invites members of AIA, ASID, IIDA, and IDCEC to a lunch-and-learn course that delves into the importance of authentic design along with the dangers of supporting knock-offs. CEU presented by Be Original Americas. Instructor: John James Jenkins, CEO, Driade.