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Art: Art Show
MIX IT UP!
It’s time to MIX IT UP! Join us for a summer gathering of new work by Gallery artists. Opening Friday, July 21st for Gallery Hop and remaining up through September 2nd.
New Editions Gallery
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 9/2/17
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Drawings/Works on Paper, Mixed Media, Sculpture, Ceramics/Pottery, Painting, Photography
NotBIG (4) the Exhibit: A Juried Small Arts Competition
Local and National Artists Chosen as Finalists Awards and Artist Reception, August 4th, 5-8pm, 2017 M S Rezny Studio/Gallery is pleased to announce the finals in the national small arts juried competition notBIG(4) The Exhibit. There was no intended...
M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Thu 8/31/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Southern Accent: Seeking The American South In Contemporary Art
Southern Accent: Seeking the American South in Contemporary Art is the first contemporary art exhibition to question and explore in-depth the complex and contested space of the American South. One needs to look no further than literature, cuisine and music...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm
Tue 8/29/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Ai Weiwei: Circle Of Animals Zodiac Heads
i Weiwei’s Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads is comprised of twelve animals derived from the Chinese astrological calendar of years, weeks, and hours. The design of these heads was inspired by a specific source: an elaborate fountain created in the 1700s for ...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/30/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Southern Elegy: Photography From The Stephen Reily Collection
The Speed Art Museum is pleased to present Southern Elegy: Photography from the Stephen Reily Collection, an exhibition of photographs from the Louisville-based collection of Stephen Reily. Reflecting the complex history of the American South, the images i...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/30/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
The Wonderland Museum: Hidden Marvels From The Speed's Collection
To mark the Speed’s 90th anniversary in 2017, Wonderland Museum plumbs the museum’s collection to reveal curious treasures of art and history, many of which have rarely been on view. Ranging from historical marvels to very personal mementoes, these objects...
Speed Art Museum
Louisville, KY

Thu 8/17/17 - Sat 8/19/17 at 10am
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/23/17 - Sat 8/26/17 at 10am
Sun 8/27/17 at 12pm
Wed 8/30/17 - Sat 9/2/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Frank Döring: I Would Redesign That Udder
Döring finds a microcosm of the human—and animal—condition at the state and county fairs that take place all summer long within a day’s drive of his Lexington home. With empathy, sensitivity, and humor, Döring has been photographing the champion steers, gr...
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/18/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Photography
History of Photography
"History of Photography" includes over 90 photographs drawn from museums, libraries, and collections that illustrate how changing technique and technology influenced the photographer’s work, and demonstrate the powerfully expressive quality of the medium. ...
Headley-Whitney Museum of Art
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/18/17 at 10am-5pm
Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/23/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Prints
imPRESSIVE prints: A Bluegrass Printmakers' Cooperative Group Exhibition
The Bluegrass Printmakers Cooperative & Parks and Recreation and Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center presents imPRESSive PRINTS Featuring artists: Jamaal Barber - Atlanta, GA Linda Blumer - Lexington, KY Jared Clemons - Lexington, KY Pattie Hood - Lexington...
Pam Miller Downtown Arts Center
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 8/18/17 at 11am-8pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 11am-8pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-2pm
Tue 8/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, History/Science, Museum
A Shared Legacy: Folk Art in America
View extraordinary examples of art created by self-taught or minimally trained artists between 1800 and 1925. The exhibition features more than 60 works. Included are rare and very fine portraits by such artists as Ammi Phillips and John Brewster, Jr.; viv...
Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati, OH

Thu 8/17/17 at 11am-8pm
Fri 8/18/17 - Sun 8/20/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 8/22/17 - Wed 8/23/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 8/24/17 at 11am-8pm
Fri 8/25/17 - Sun 8/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Painting
Thomas Nozkowski: Touchstones
New York artist, Thomas Nozkowski has paired his abstract paintings with works from the UK Art Museum's permanent collection.
Art Museum at the University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Thu 8/17/17 at 10am-5pm
Fri 8/18/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 8/19/17 - Sun 8/20/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: History/Science
Solar Eclipse: Drop-In Craft
Learn about planetary movement and make your own model of a solar eclipse.
Lexington Public Library – Central Library
Lexington, KY

Fri 8/18/17 at 2pm
Sat 8/19/17 at 2pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, Drawings/Works on Paper
Origami Workshop
Learn the ancient art of paper folding with Mr. Koichi Hayashi. All supplies included. This class is appropriate for children and adults. Free but pre-registration is required by Aug. 17!
Hopewell Museum
Paris, KY

Sat 8/19/17 at 1pm-3pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Art Show
Woodland Art Fair
The Lexington Art League and Lexington Parks & Recreation are gearing up for the 2017 Woodland Art Fair brought to you by WestBanco. Woodland Art Fair will be held on August 19th and 20th, 2017, inside the Woodland Park grounds (601 East High Street, Lexin...
Woodland Park
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/19/17 at 10am-6pm
Sun 8/20/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Class/Workshop
Write a Novel in 6 Months
A once-a-month workshop that provides writers options for structuring their novel, developing pivotal plot scenes, writing prompts designed to help writers make forward progress, and group mentoring/brainstorming to help break through obstacles. Feel free ...
Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/19/17 at 10:30am-1:30pm
Sat 8/26/17 at 10:30am-1:30pm
Sat 9/2/17 at 10:30am-1:30pm
Sat 9/9/17 at 10:30am-1:30pm
Sat 9/16/17 at 10:30am-1:30pm
Art: Meeting, Photography
Photography Club
Photography Club: for those interested in photography to come for more information, and to meet like minded people. Please bring your camera. If you have any questions, email Jeff at jlbotts66@yahoo.com.
Lexington Public Library – Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Mon 8/21/17 at 7pm
Mon 9/18/17 at 7pm
Mon 10/16/17 at 7pm
Art: History/Science, General
Solar Eclipse Drop-In Viewing
Pick up your free pair of solar eclipse glasses (while supplies last!) and experience this rare event.
Lexington Public Library – Beaumont Branch
Lexington, KY

Mon 8/21/17 at 11am-2:30pm
Art: Photography
Tates Creek Photography Club
For anyone interested in photography. Bring a camera. Meets the third Monday of each month. E-mail jebotts66@yahoo.com for more information.
Lexington Public Library – Tates Creek Branch
Lexington, KY

Mon 8/21/17 at 7pm
Mon 9/18/17 at 7pm
Mon 10/16/17 at 7pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts
Art Attack: Tuesday, 8-22: Egg Carton Alligators
Art Attack: Draw, trim, glue, paint, and create! Join us for a creative art project, a snack, and a story every Tuesday at 3 pm. For children K-4th grade. -Tuesday, 8-15: Back to School Craft -Tuesday, 8-22: Egg Carton Alligators -Tuesday, 8-29: Sew...
Woodford County Library
Versailles, KY

Tue 8/22/17 at 10am
Art: Nature, For the Family, Children
Discovery Saturdays
All ages will enjoy this new Saturday program, 10am-2pm, as you explore the new Discovery Exhibit, "Out of this World: A Space Adventure," several art galleries, and hands-on art and science in the Maker Space. End your day with a starry planetarium show s...
Living Arts and Science Center
Lexington, KY

Sat 8/26/17 at 10am-2pm
    

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