"Tear in the Veil" at World Chess Hall of Fame Weds. 6:30 p.m., Jungian psychoanalyst Mary Wells Barron lectures on symbolism in fashion of Alexander McQueen. Talk includes images from spring 2011 exhibition at Metropolitan Museum, free event, light refreshments, seating limited, rsvp to email@example.com, (314) 367-9243 x 105, 4652 Maryland.
Opera Theater Presents Issac Mizrahi at CAM Sat. 7 p.m. Fashion icon shares inspiration behind directing & designing "The Magic Flute" at Opera Theatre this spring, $10 (admission can be credited for ticket to opera), cash bar opens at 6 p.m., 3750 Washington.
How to Take Your Start-up International Weds. 3/19 5:30 - 7 p.m.Shawn Mahoney founder of Globalwise Communities will discuss realistic expectations to growing a STL start-up abroad, free event, catering by Evangeline's Bistro & Music Hall, TechArtista, 4818 Washington.
Moms Demand Action - MO - Discussion & Movie Screening, 3/27 A Town Hall discussion about guns in Missouri featuring Police Chief Sam Dotson, Zach Toombs (documentary producer of "Three Counties Out," which will be screened at event - 25 mins. long), and more, Regional Arts Commission, free & open to public, 6128 Delmar.
KMOX Food Fight at Scape 3/17 & 18, 3/24, 3/31 Presented by FEAST, 8 Top Chefs,1 winner, $50 (3/17 & 18), $65 ( 3/24 & 3/31), Bundle Pricing ($184), includes appetizers, signature dishes from chefs, & 3 comp. drinks, Fountain Room at Scape, Maryland Plaza.
"Intimate" opens at Atrium Gallery Fri. 3/21 6-8 p.m, featuring small works by Claudia deMonte, Julia Fernandez-Pol, Michael Marshall, Annette Morriss, Steve Sorman, Katy Stone, Elizabeth Thatch, until May 10, 4814 Washington.