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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

Sat 8/18/18 - Tue 12/31/19 at 12am-12pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Painting, Sculpture, Mixed Media
KEEP YOUR CLOTHES ON!
It might be hot out there but for this show we want you to KEEP YOUR CLOTHES ON! No nudes allowed in this figurative show featuring: Gayle Cerlan, Roy Ruiz Clayton, Marcia Cone, Larry Forgard, Carlos Gamez de Francisco, Angie Reed Garner, Joyce Garner, Me...
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/18/18 - Sat 9/8/18
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Painting, Gallery
Paper Works
For this themed national call for art paper had to be 50% of the artwork. 130 artists from across the United States submitted over 400 artworks for consideration. The artworks represented a wide interpretation of “works on paper”. Looking with a critical...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/18/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 12pm-5pm
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 10 - September 30, 2018 Downtown Arts Center, 141 Main St., Lexington, KY Open Bidding: August 10 ...
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/18/18 - Sun 9/30/18
Art: Jewelry/Gems, Art Show, Gallery
Convergence
The Headley-Whitney Museum of Art is pleased to announce an exhibition in partnership with the American Jewelry Design Council is now open. Convergence: The American Jewelry Design Council at the Headley-Whitney Museum of Art will be on display through ...
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/18/18 - Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Validation/Permission/Opportunity: Artists’ Voices Amplified
In Validation/Permission/Opportunity, New York artists Jennifer Dalton and Sharon Louden mine the video recordings, audience questions, correspondence and other information Louden collected during her book tour for The Artist as Culture Producer and displa...
Berea Arts Council
Berea, KY

Sat 8/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery, Mixed Media, Multimedia, Museum, Painting, Prints
Summer Group Exhibition
Works By: Patricia Bellan-Gillen, Anne Leone, Rama Rao, Catherine Richards, Emil Robinson, David Stratton, Takeshi Takahara, Albert Wong.
Heike Pickett Gallery at CMW Architects Building
Lexington, KY

Mon 8/20/18 at 9am-4pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 9am-4pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 9am-4pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 9am-4pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 9am-4pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts
Pre-K Art Day
FREE (donations welcomed) Class size is limited to 20 students + their parent or caregiver. Additional self-guided activities will be provided should we have more than 20 guests arrive for the class. First come first serve. Space is limited for strollers.
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Tue 8/21/18 at 10am-11am
Tue 8/28/18 at 10am-11am
Art: Art Show
A Practiced Eye: Yvonne Todd & Dan McGrath: Paintings and Drawings
Artists' Attic Gallery & Studios in downtown Lexington will host a show of over 40 paintings and drawings by local artists Yvonne Todd and Dan McGrath. Yvonne’s illustrations have appeared in many national magazines including The Blood Horse, The Thoro...
Artists' Attic
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, History/Science, Children, For the Family, Nature
Discovery Saturdays & Famiy Workshops
Discover something new at Discovery Saturdays. These workshops are designed to be enjoyed together with friends and family of all ages. The fourth Saturday of every month, a 90 minute AM and PM workshop will focus on topics such as comic drawing, trying yo...
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/25/18 at 10am-2pm
Art: Art Talk, Folk Art/Crafts, Children's Arts/Crafts
Paint an Irish Landscape (Ages 10+)
Paint an Irish landscape! For beginners and experienced students alike. Fee to cover cost of materials - $5 cash in person, $6 online through McTeggart Online Store. Sign up quickly - only 12 slots available! After you sign up, we'll email you with your pa...
Kentucky McTeggart Irish Dancers, Inc.
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/25/18 at 2:30pm-3:30pm
Art: Art Show, Mixed Media
Illustrated Word Art Show
Fri. September 7 at 9am. (Adults) This traveling show contains the work of 29 spectacular Kentucky artists, including Versailles artists Jen Dunham and Ray Papka. The art is inspired by the written word, including the use of words and letters in the work. ...
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Fri 9/7/18 - Sun 10/28/18 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Opening Reception for New Exhibitions
The public is invited to the opening reception for the new exhibitions. Light refreshments. Free and open to everyone.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Fri 9/7/18 at 7pm-9pm
Art: Art Show
Alix Pearlstein: GRASS
Alix Pearlstein is a New York-based artist whose videos and performances bring together groups of actors to explore both scripted and improvised movements and dialogue. The results possess a sense of purpose and restraint as the camera and participating bo...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/8/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 9/10/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 9/11/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/12/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/13/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Downstage from Meatyard
This exhibition presents a range of artists whose diverse works can be linked to aspects of Ralph Eugene Meatyard’s creative principles and methods. Exhibiting artists include Roger Ballen, Mia Cinelli, Mara Eagle, Robert C. May, Guy Mendes, Didier and Fra...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/8/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 9/9/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 9/11/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/12/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/13/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Ralph Eugene Meatyard: Stages for Being
Ralph Eugene Meatyard (1925 – 1972) moved to Lexington in 1950 and developed a passion for photography along with his career as an optician. Over the next two decades, he would craft the enigmatic images that would assure him a place in the history of the ...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/8/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 9/9/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 9/11/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 9/12/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 9/13/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Waveland Art Fair 2018
Waveland Art Fair 2018 DATES & TIMES: Sep 8, 2018 / 10:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Sep 9, 2018 / 11:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. Waveland State Historic Site is holding the 5th annual Waveland Art Fair. Come browse, shop and meet some of Kentucky’s ...
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY

Sat 9/8/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 9/9/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Textiles, Folk Art/Crafts
Yarn Crafting
Second and fourth Sunday each month. Learn to crochet or knit or work on projects with others. yarn and hooks/needles supplied, or bring your own.
Lexington Public Library - Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Sun 9/9/18 at 1pm
Art: Art Talk
EAT/ART
Join Museum staff on the second Wednesday of each month as we examine an artwork currently in storage. We’ll discuss the artist, their career, and how the work fits into our permanent collection. Bring a brown bag lunch (no liquids, please).
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Wed 9/12/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 11/14/18 at 12pm-1pm
Wed 11/14/18 at 12pm-1pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Drawing 101
Sat. September 15 from 3-4:30pm. (Ages 11-18) Learn drawing basics and pencil your own comic characters. Please call (859) 873-5191 to sign up for this free program.
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Sat 9/15/18 at 3pm-4:30pm
    

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