by Wallace Herndon SmithWallace Herndon Smith (1901-1990) was a founding member of the Bellwether Foundation. During his life, he was an accomplished and prolific painter in both oil and watercolor. Upon his death, he left his art collection to the Bellwether Foundation. For more information you may visit the Wallace Herndon Smith website.

Pictured: Street Scene in Normandy circa 1940







For more information on current or upcoming Wallace Herndon Smith art shows, please contact Curtis Blanchard by phone at 314.862.1150 or by email at  

Our Mission

The mission of The Bellwether Foundation is to improve the quality of life for all people in St. Louis by supporting innovative programs that make a positive impact for present and future generations.  Our founders wanted to promote their ideals and aspirations for a better St. Louis region through The Bellwether Foundation, an idea we embrace today.


The Bellwether Foundation
8000 Maryland Ave
Suite 1165
Saint Louis, MO 63105

meetings by appointment only

Telephone: (314) 862-1150

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