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Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Children's Arts/Crafts
Be a BLUEGRASS Printmaker
Register online at: https://www.lexingtonky.gov/artworks-carver-school Or call 859 425 2057 and use the class code and pay over the phone using a credit or debit card! Or stop by the office at Artworks at the Carver Center, 522 Patterson Street, Lexingt...
Lexington Parks and Recreation Artworks Cultural Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Tue 12/31/19 at 12am-12pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters
"L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters" presents the work of five innovative artists: Jules Chéret, Eugène Grasset, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, Alphonse Mucha, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. The relaxed printing and posting guidelines granted in...
Taft Museum
Cincinnati, OH

Wed 8/21/19 - Sun 9/15/19
Art: Museum, History/Science, Art Show
Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style
June 28, 2019 - September 15, 2019 Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style celebrates the enduring influence of the kimono on fashion. Inspired by materials, forms and decorative motifs since the opening of Japan in the mid-nineteenth century, western fas...
Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH

Wed 8/21/19 - Sun 9/15/19 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery
I Don't Remember That: Tom Cannady on Nostalgia Americana
A Louisville native, Tom Cannady was the first born grandson of both parents’ families. He developed strong relationships with his grandparents and loved the stories of their families. Both grandmothers introduced him to their respective family “picture bo...
Arts Place
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Sat 8/31/19 at 10am-5am
Art: Art Show
July-August Art Exhibition
This Exhibition includes works from Martin Beck and Brandon C. Smith: The Present of Past Things; Crimson Duvall: In Darkness She Blossoms; Mia Cinelli: This Being Said ;Ben LaFever: Spirit Shadow; Allison May and Cara Cecil: The Archive, a Document of Co...
Loudoun House
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show
REIMAGINE Exhibit
Creative Alliance for Arts Education wants you to join us for our annual REIMAGINE Exhibit. An Exhibition of Art Inspired by Grade School Children. August 9 - October 5, 2019 Open Bidding: August 9- September 20 Gallery Hop/Auction and Final B...
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Sat 10/5/19
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Museum
Ebony G. Patterson: …while the dew is still on the roses…
The Speed Art Museum will present the work of artist Ebony G. Patterson in the comprehensive solo exhibition "...while the dew is still on the roses…" Organized by the Perez Art Museum, the project is the most significant presentation of Patterson’s work t...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Thu 8/22/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-8pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/28/19 - Thu 8/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, History/Science, Museum
Gonzo! The Illustrated Guide to Hunter S. Thompson
An exhibition highlighting the professional collaborations (and personal relationships) that Thompson enjoyed with the artists and photographers who were tasked with illustrating his work, and even more importantly, articulating his vision through visual m...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Thu 8/22/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-8pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/28/19 - Thu 8/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
The Good Earth
Julian Dupré's In the Pasture takes center stage in this exhibition that looks at the power of the land—as a source of nourishment as well as a marker of place and history.
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19
Thu 8/22/19
Fri 8/23/19
Sat 8/24/19
Sun 8/25/19
Art: Art Show
Illumination
Drawn from the Museum's permanent collection, an exhibition that explores literal and metaphoric meanings of illumination. It includes sun-shot landscapes, a gold-leafed Russian icon, a Tiffany lamp, and a curious painting commissioned by the Bituminous Co...
University of Kentucky Art Museum
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19
Thu 8/22/19
Fri 8/23/19
Sat 8/24/19
Sun 8/25/19
Art: Painting
Learn to Paint. Yes, You Can! with Christine Kuhn
Yes, you can do it! So let's start.  Using a simple but effective program, this course will lead you through the beginning stages of the painting process and will gently encourage your creative instincts to flourish.  The class is both relaxed and informat...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19
Wed 8/28/19
Wed 9/4/19
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Drawings/Works on Paper
MIX IT UP!
Join us for our annual summer show MIX IT UP! Opening Reception – Friday, July 19th, 5-8 pm for Gallery Hop. Featuring artists: Patrick Adams, Cheryl Chapman, Marcia Cone, Jaime Corum, Sabra Crockett, Laurie Doctor, Larry Forgard, Carlos Gamez de Fr...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 at 12pm-6pm
Thu 8/22/19 at 12pm-6pm
Fri 8/23/19 at 12pm-6pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 12pm-6pm
Tue 8/27/19 at 12pm-6pm
Art: Art Show
The Journeyman's Song - The artwork of Jeff Chapman-Crane
Landscapes and Portraits of Appalachia by artist Jeff Chapman-Crane I am an Appalachian artist. The work I do is rooted in the experience of being Appalachian. That experience, I believe, has been misunderstood by nearly everyone outside the region...
First Presbyterian Church
Lexington, KY

Wed 8/21/19 at 9am-3pm
Thu 8/22/19 at 9am-3pm
Fri 8/23/19 at 9am-3pm
Mon 8/26/19 at 9am-3pm
Tue 8/27/19 at 9am-3pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, History/Science, Installations, Museum
Yinka Shonibare CBE: The American Library
"The American Library" by Yinka Shonibare CBE is a celebration of the diversity of the American population and acts as an instigator of discovery and debate.
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Wed 8/21/19 - Thu 8/22/19 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/23/19 at 10am-8pm
Sat 8/24/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 8/25/19 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/28/19 - Thu 8/29/19 at 10am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery
Beginning Ceramics with Jill Coldiron
Try your hand at the potter’s wheel or hand building. Focus will be placed on developing basic skills and the use of clay as an art form. This class is designed for those with little or no experience in ceramics. Questions? Contact Jill Coldiron at maincro...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/22/19
Art: Photography
Black and White Darkroom Photography with Carey Gough
Have you always been enchanted by the timelessness of black and white photography? Join us as we explore the art, magic, and science of analog black and white photographic image making. This course is designed for all skill levels both beginning and experi...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/22/19
Art: Textiles
Embroidery with a Twist
"This intensive workshop will cover the basics of stitching with the addition of some experimentation. We will explore how the simple structure of needlepoint can be applied in non-traditional ways. We will push the boundaries by experimenting with unusual...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/24/19 - Sun 8/25/19
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Explorations in Drawing with Christine Kuhn
This class is suitable for both beginners and those wishing to deepen their drawing practice. This class will focus on both representational and expressive drawing, using graphite, charcoal, and ink. We will begin with simple line drawings and continue wit...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Tue 8/27/19
Tue 9/3/19
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Children's Arts/Crafts, Folk Art/Crafts, Folk Art/Crafts, Jewelry/Gems, Mixed Media, Drawings/Works on Paper, Painting, Gallery, Photography, Sculpture
High Art Fair
The first Saturday or every month. Local Artists creating and selling their work at High on Art & Coffee, Henna, Art, Jewelry, stones & crystals, music and more. Stop by to meet the artists, stay for the food, coffee & ice cream.
HIGH on Art & Coffee
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/7/19 at 11am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Waveland Art Fair 2019
Waveland Art Fair 2019 DATES & TIMES: Sep 7, 2019 / 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Sep 8, 2019 / 11:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Waveland State Historic Site is holding the 6th annual Waveland Art Fair. Come browse, shop and meet some of Kentucky’s ...
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/7/19 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/8/19 at 11am-5pm
    

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