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Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Gallery
"Matrilinear" -Artwork by Elizabeth Claffey
Matrilinear is an ongoing series that addresses embodied memory and its relationship to personal, familial, and cultural identity. In mainstream Western culture, public forms of power are often passed down through patriarchal lines of heritage, along with ...
Georgetown College – Cochenour Gallery
Georgetown, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Fri 3/31/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting
Harmony - paintings by Mary Louise Dean and Kathy Rees Johnson
The pairing of artwork from these two artists creates a pleasing effect of colors, textures and subjects, a unique harmony. Kathy Rees Johnson has been inspired to combine art and music and to think extensively about harmony and creating. “…harmony is simp...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Fri 3/31/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Three art exhibits at the Bolivar Art Gallery until March 31
The Bolivar Art Gallery at UK'S School of Art and Visual Studies is currently hosting three traveling shows: INTEGRAL : A group show featuring the work of Denise Bookwalter, Jean-Pierre Hébert, Ribuoli Digital, Jason Urban, Jon Vogt, Sang-Mi Yoo, showca...
University of Kentucky – Art and Visual Studies Building
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Fri 3/31/17 at 10am-4:30pm
Art: Art Show
Artist Invitational Art Exhibit
Meet the artists at the Gallery Hop reception, and enjoy live music and refreshments. Gallery is open Mon - Fri 10am -3:30pm. "Kentucky Roots" is an exhibit curated by Appalachian artist Jennifer Stanley, which features the work of 11 talented artists f...
Christ Church Cathedral
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Fri 3/31/17 at 10am-3:30pm
Mon 4/3/17 - Fri 4/7/17 at 10am-3:30pm
Mon 4/10/17 - Fri 4/14/17 at 10am-3:30pm
Mon 4/17/17 - Fri 4/21/17 at 10am-3:30pm
Mon 4/24/17 - Fri 4/28/17 at 10am-3:30pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
The Places We Live
Featuring the work of Meredith Knapp Brickell, Maria Lind Blevins, Wes Janz, Marc Menjivar, Rod Northcutt, Sean Starowitz and Michael Strand. The Places We Live is an exhibition of artists working in social engagement, an art practice where artists co-crea...
Transylvania University – Morlan Gallery
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Wed 3/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
"Beauty, Joy and Laughter" the artwork of Debbie Graviss
Soft pastels of Debbie Graviss feature her renderings of creation - "two-legged," "four-legged," and "stemmed". The exhibit is on display through April. Sunday hours are 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 9am-3pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 9am-3pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 9am-3pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 9am-3pm
Sun 4/2/17 at 8am-12:30pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Andrea Modica: Best Friends
Photographer Andrea Modica is known for the evocative narratives she creates in work such as "Best Friends", which explores the deep bonds between high school students in America and Italy. The winner of numerous awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship a...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Thu 3/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 4/1/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Thu 4/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 4/7/17 at 10am-8pm
Art: Art Show, Photography, Painting, Gallery, Museum, Nature, Prints
Creeks: Paintings and Photographs by Four Kentucky Artists
The City Gallery at the Downtown Arts Center is exhibiting the works of Betty Beshoar, Ed Lawrence, Dean Hill, and Karen Spears Springate from February 10th-April 2nd. Gallery Hop for the show will be March 17th 5-8pm.
Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Sat 4/1/17 at 11am till 8pm, 11am till 5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Martial Arts
Dressed to Kill: Japanese Arms & Armor
This exhibition introduces Japanese samurai culture and arts from the 16th–19th centuries. The 130 warrior-related objects are selected from the collections of the Cincinnati Art Museum and Gary Grose, a local collector. In addition to 11 full suits of arm...
Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH

Tue 3/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 4/1/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Embodied
The Museum’s permanent collection includes many “bodies,” appearing in photographs, sculpture, and paintings. They can be humorous, enigmatic, realistic, and abstract. William Welsh’s grand painting Burlesque Queen (the artist’s original title, discovered...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17
Wed 3/29/17
Thu 3/30/17
Fri 3/31/17
Sat 4/1/17
Art: Art Show, Photography
Face Value: Photographs by Doris Ulmann and Andy Warhol
Separated by a half century, Doris Ulmann (1882-1934) and Andy Warhol (1928-1987) had profound aesthetic and philosophical differences, yet shared surprising common ground. Face Value brings together portraits of skilled laborers, musicians, fashion design...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Thu 3/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 4/1/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Thu 4/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 4/7/17 at 10am-8pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
GRIDWORKS REVISITED!
We’ve done this show before but not like this! Images 60 plus artists, over 150 artworks in oil, acrylic and mixed media, any subject matter, all 12x12 and you have GRIDWORKS REVISITED! Join us for this fun show featuring some of Kentucky’s finest. Openin...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Sat 4/1/17 at 11am-5:30pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts
Let's Go Lego
Free form brick building and group build challenges.
Lexington Public Library – Village Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 4pm
Tue 4/4/17 at 4pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Lineal Agricultura by Meredith Setser
"Umbrellaed under the broad ideas of place and memory, my divergent prints and installations explore multiple facets of hybrid environments, including systems of subjugation and organization, marginalized ecosystems, and artificial habitats that attempt to...
Georgetown College – Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Gallery
Georgetown, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Mon 4/3/17 at 12pm-4:30pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Memoir: Finding Your Compass for Revision
This class is designed for writers of memoir or other life writing who are ready to revise their writing and find the shape of the finished manuscript they want to complete. As we discuss revision strategies, we will look for the major themes and tensions ...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 5:30pm-7pm
Tue 4/4/17 at 5:30pm-7pm
Tue 4/11/17 at 5:30pm-7pm
Art: Art Show, Installations
Mike McKay: Singularities
UK College of Design professor Mike McKay has fabricated an elaborate arcade-like wooden structure with metallic painted surfaces to create a perceptual experience inside the Art Museum.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 - Thu 3/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 3/31/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 4/1/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Thu 4/6/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 4/7/17 at 10am-8pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Nonfiction Writing Group
Join a lively, diverse group of people in exploring nonfiction writing, including personal essays, columns, magazine pieces, and autobiography. This is a chance to limber up as a writer, get feedback from others, and gain confidence in an affirming atmosph...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 12pm-1:30pm
Tue 4/11/17 at 12pm-1:30pm
Tue 4/18/17 at 12pm-1:30pm
Tue 4/25/17 at 12pm-1:30pm
Tue 5/2/17 at 12pm-1:30pm
Art: Art Show
Still Lifes
This selection of still lifes from the permanent collection reveals the vitality and diversity of the genre and includes works by Ay-O, Cole Carothers, Mary Ann Currier, Hattie Hutchcraft Hill, David Hockney, Konrad Klapheck, William Scott, and others.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17
Wed 3/29/17
Thu 3/30/17
Fri 3/31/17
Sat 4/1/17
Art: Art Show
Still Lifes
This selection of still lifes from the permanent collection reveals the vitality and diversity of the genre and includes works by Ay-O, Cole Carothers, Mary Ann Currier, Hattie Hutchcraft Hill, David Hockney, Konrad Klapheck, William Scott, and others.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17
Wed 3/29/17
Thu 3/30/17
Fri 3/31/17
Sat 4/1/17
Art: Folk Art/Crafts
Teen DIY Night
Blacklight painting, origami, jewelry making, food art, and more. All materials provided. Registration required.
Lexington Public Library – Eastside Branch
Lexington, KY

Tue 3/28/17 at 6pm
    

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