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Weekend visual art events

The opening reception for “Demoiselle et Garcon” by Silvia Willkens and John Nation will be held on Sundnay, April 20 at Galerie Hertz, 1253 S. Preston St., 581-8277. Wayside Expressions Gallery, Wayside Christian Mission, Hotel Louisville, 120 W. Broadway, is having its 9th year Birthday Celebration on Sunday, April 20 from 2-4 p.m. Hidden Hill […]

‘Party Animals’ @ Block Party Handmade Boutique

<ART> Through April 30 ‘Party Animals’ Block Party Handmade Boutique 560 S. Fourth St. blockpartyhandmade.com Don’t let the name of Block Party Handmade Boutique’s latest exhibit fool you into a false sense of glitter and feeling like P. Diddy. “Party Animals” has nothing to do with the new, sans dollar sign sing-talker Kesha. It’s Old […]

‘Give Peace a Chance’ @ The Muhammad Ali Center

<ART> Through May 26 ‘Give Peace a Chance’ The Muhammad Ali Center 144 N. Sixth St. alicenter.org Everybody’s talking about bagism, shagism, dragism, madism, ragism, tagism, this-ism, that-ism. All we are saying is give peace a chance … It may be 45 years old, but the words and message behind John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s […]

Danica Novgorodoff @ 849 Gallery

<ART> Through May 2 Danica Novgorodoff 849 Gallery 849 S. Third St. • 618-4600 kentuckyschoolofart.org Here’s some good news for all you single people out there — apparently there’s no such thing as a lonely afterlife in China. If an unmarried person dies, it’s believed the deceased will be forlorn and possibly haunt its living […]

‘Surrender to Color’ @ Kore Art Gallery

<ART> Through April 30    ‘Surrender to Color’ Kore Art Gallery Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center 1860 Mellwood Ave. • 333-4355 There’s many in Louisville and Southern Indiana who want to put their arms in the air, spin around and scream, “It’s finally spring!” While I’m not entirely convinced it will not snow tomorrow, I’m loving […]

“Olmsted Parks Paintings II” at Jane Morgan Gallery

The Jane Morgan Gallery, 4838 Brownsboro Center, 592-7835, is showing “Olmsted Parks Paintings II” by the Kentucky Plein Air Painters from April 16-May 31. The reception is Thursday, April 24 from 5-8 p.m.

Call for art deadline extended

PYRO Gallery, 587-0106, has extended the deadline for photographers to submit work for a juried exhibition on the concept of “Transformations” through Thursday, April 24. There is no submission fee, and the show will run from May 15-June 28.  All photographic processes are accepted.  

Weekend visual art events

C.J. Pressma’s talk on his show “Night Lights” at PYRO Gallery, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 12, has been moved to Saturday, April 19 at noon. PYRO Gallery will be closed on April 12 due to Thunder Over Louisville. The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 589-0102, 715 W. Main St., is holding a exhibition […]

Revelry showing “The Crowns We Wear”

Revelry, 980 Barret Ave., 414-1ART, is showing “The Crowns We Wear” through Derby. The gallery will be moving to the NuLu area on April 25 and will continue the exhibition there.

Karen Barry at Gallery 104

Karen Barry is the artist of the month at Gallery 104, 502-222-3822, 104 E. Main St., La Grange.

April 4 First Friday Trolley Hop

The First Friday Trolley Hop is on the the first Friday of the month, April 4. Explore the art galleries, museums, shops and restaurants along East & West Main & Market Streets from 5-11 p.m. Hop on and off the free trolley. “Party Animals” by Amy Wiedl is opening during First Friday at Block Party […]

‘NIGHT LIGHTS — A Multimedia Exhibition’ @ PYRO Gallery

<ART> April 3-May 11 ‘NIGHT LIGHTS — A Multimedia Exhibition’ PYRO Gallery 909 E. Market St. • 587-0106 pyrogallery.com Art begets art. For photographer C.J. Pressma, an early influence was the Fellini film “Roma,” when electrical sparks from a streetcar illuminated a nighttime city street. Fast forward to 2012, the year Pressma visited New Mexico […]

“Stars of the Silver Screen by George Hurrell at Paul Paletti Gallery

The Paul Paletti Gallery, 713 E. Market St., 589-9254, is showing “Stars of the Silver Screen: Through the Lens of George Hurrell” from April 3-June 30.  A special reception will be on Thursday, April 3 from 5-8 p.m.

“A Wilderness of Monkeys” by Art Snake at Swanson Contemporary

Rodney Hatfield, aka Art Snake, is showing “A Wilderness of Monkeys” at Swanson Contemporary, 638 E. Market St., 589-5466, from April 3-May 10. The preview party is Thursday, April 3 from 5-8 p.m.

Danica Novgorodoff book signing, lecture & show

Artist, writer and graphic designer Danica Novgorodoff will have a public lecture, book signing and exhibition on Thursday, April 3 at the Kentucky School of Art’s 849 Gallery, 295-1945, 849 S. Third St. The exhibition opening is from 5-6 p.m., followed by the lecture (open to the public) and book signing. The exhibition continues through […]

“Nightscapes” by Sunny Ra at PUBLIC

The Louisville Visual Art Association’s PUBLIC Gallery, 131 W. Main St., 235-3088, is showing “Nightscapes” by Sunny Ra from April 2-May 24. Ra is giving a gallery talk on Thursday, April 14 at 6 p.m.

“BOXED SETS” by Brad Devlin extended

Galerie Hertz, 1253 S. Preston St., 581-8277, has extended the Brad Devlin exhibition “BOXED SETS” through April 12.

“Surrender to Color” by Meg Krakowiak at Kore

“Surrender to Color” by Meg Krakowiak is showing at Kore Art Gallery, Mellwood Arts & Entertainment Center, 1860 Mellwood Ave., from April 1-30. The reception is Friday, April 4 from 6-8 p.m.

Weekend visual art events

“PRESS: Artist & Machine” will open on Saturday, March 29 at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, 715 W. Main St. It runs through June 1. The next SWAN (Supporting Women Artists Now) Day is Saturday, March 29 at PYRO Gallery, 909 W. Market St. from 1-2 p.m. The event celebrates female writers, musicians, […]

March 28 FAT Friday Trolley Hop

F.A.T. Friday — the Frankfort Avenue Trolley on the final Friday of the month, March 28. Explore the art galleries, shops and restaurants along Frankfort, Story and Mellwood Avenues from 6-10 p.m. There’s free parking, then hop on and off the free trolley. “The Figure Revealed” Third Biennial Nude Exhibition at Kaviar Gallery, 1718 Frankfort […]