24 Jun Frantz’s Top 5 STL Instagram Accounts To Follow
What’s the word STL?! Ahh, the sun’s out, the city’s booming and there seems to be a new graffiti tag on the downtown nearly every day. How do they even hit some of those spots? Do we even want to know? Anyway. If you’re like me, you’re constantly on social media, scrolling through pictures and profiles looking for that next account to follow, or that one DM to slide into (tis the season, after all). With that in mind, here are my top 5 STL-based Instagram accounts you simply must follow for all the best local and national music and art.
Founded by Brittanie Goldsby, @SpeakerLeaks is a broadcast platform based out of STL that covers artists of all media. If you’re looking for something, whether locally grown or more nationally known, Speaker Leaks is your new hub for all that is moving in these streets. Give them a follow and hit that notification button, trust me, you won’t regret it.
This artist really needs no introduction. If you’re a fellow St. Louis creative and you don’t know who Damon Davis is, then do yourself a huge favor and follow him ASAP. Damon Davis is a multimedia artist with projects that have been nationally recognized throughout the arts community. From lecturing at some of the nation’s most prestigious universities, to being featured in the Smithsonian Museum of African American History in Washington D.C., Damon Davis still finds time to pay homage to his roots. In one of Damon’s well known projects “All Hands On Deck”. Davis photographed individuals in Ferguson, Missouri with their “hands up” recalling the gesture of Michael Brown before his death, and transforming it into a powerful symbol of peaceful protest. If you would like to see more of Damon Davis’ work, make sure to hit the link and Follow him.
CEO, photographer, event promoter, marketer and somehow still finding the time to be a student! This St. Louis based creative is on the rise and everyone knows it but you. There’s no telling what she’ll be up to next. Go ahead and give her a follow!
The next time you think of an aesthetically pleasing Instagram page, you’ll think of @shotsbyak. Delivering a library of perfectly color graded Instagram worthy photos, @shotsbyak is the perfect option for your next photoshoot. Give him a follow and check out his work.
Find yourself forgetting how beautiful St. Louis is? Well then you may need @reprsntstl to refresh your memory. With an Instagram profile compiled of amazingly beautiful shots of St. Louis submitted by various STL photographers and much more, @reprsntstl has become a destination for many to awe in the beauty of our very photogenic city. Make sure to follow them to see more!