Hearding Cats Collective is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the creation, promotion, and preservation of intermedia art and non-traditional music. Our main focus is on organizing progressive artistic and educational events in the city of St. Louis.

The core values of the collective are:

-Respect for the fundamental value of art to all societies.

-Recognition that art needs innovation and experimentation to remain vital. This means we support art that is ignored by traditional, commercial, and popular institutions.

-Support for the educational role of the artist.

Founded in 2009, Hearding Cats Collective is comprised of:

Rich O’Donnell

Artistic Director


Anna Lum


Mike Murphy


Kevin Harris

Program Director