Cara Starke 3 women who arrived in 2015 to run the arts are finding a home in St. Louis By Nancy Fowler • Dec 28, 2015 Regional Arts Commission, Pulitzer Arts Foundaiton and St. Louis Symphony Three women who moved to St. Louis this year to head up major arts organizations are praising the area for assets ranging from architecture to sports teams. But all three agreed on one perk: the food. STL’s Pulitzer names new director with ties to MoMA, Kara Walker By Nancy Fowler • Apr 22, 2015 Elisabeth Smolarz Updated with personal interviews and audio. St. Louis’ Pulitzer Arts Foundation has named a prominent New York City arts professional as its new director. Cara Starke will replace Kristina Van Dyke, who’s led the Grand Center institution since fall 2011.