Category Archives: lecture

ACLU of Kentucky lecture @ The Ice House

Thursday, April 24 The Ice House 226 E. Washington St. $35 (reception & program), $125 (dinner); 6 p.m. The struggle of reproductive rights and justice in Kentucky has been an uphill battle over the last few decades, and those on the frontlines of the current battle are holding their annual program and dinner in […]

Artist Ben Katchor exhibition, lecture and workshop

Registration is required. The University of Louisville Hite Art Institute is showing “Ben Katchor: The Made World” from April 26-May 10 at the Cressman Center, 100 E. Main St. (the opening reception is from 3-4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26). Accompanying the exhibition are a lecture and workshop at the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft, […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hatmaker Sarah Havens to speak at “Food for Thought”

Pre-registration required. Hatmaker Sarah Havens is speaking at the Louisville Visual Art Association’s next “Food for Thought” on Tuesday, April 8 from 12-1:30 p.m. at the Louisville Boat Club, 4200 River Rd. LVAA members $15, non-members $25. Includes lunch, dessert and beverages. Pre-paid reservations by Friday, April 4. Contact LVAA at 584-8166 ext. 100 to […]

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 […]

Photo exhibition & panel discussion on 1974 tornado

The main branch of the Louisville Free Public Library, 301 York St., 574-1611, is showing a photography exhibition on the 1974 tornado from April 3-20. There is also a panel discussion on Thursday, April 3 at 6 p.m. (free and open to the public).

“Paranoid History Painting” special lecture

Professor John Curley is presenting a special lecture on “Paranoid History Painting: Andy Warhol’s and Gerhard Richter’s Cold War Conspiracies” on Thursday, March 27 from 6-7 p.m. at U of L’s Rauch Planetarium. Free and open to the public.

Weekend visual art events

B. Deemer Gallery, 2650 Frankfort Ave., is showing “Remembering Holland” by Betty Campbell from March 15-April 14. The opening reception is Saturday, March 15 from 3-5 p.m. Artist Bob Lockhart will give a free public talk on Saturday, March 15 at 12 p.m. about his current exhibition of drawings and sculpture “Musings” at PYRO Gallery, […]

Talk on women in the American Revolution at Carnegie

Pre-registration is required. The Carnegie Center’s next Lunch & Learn program is “Patriotism Extends to the Fair Sex: Women in the American Revolution” with Dr. Kelly A. Ryan, associate professor of history at Indiana University Southeast. Tuesday, March 18 from 12-1 p.m. This program is free but registration is required (812-944-7336). 201 E. Spring St., […]

Artist Didier William to speak at KSA

Artist Didier William is speaking at the Kentucky School of Art’s 849 Gallery, 849 S. Third St.,  on Wednesday, March 12 at 6 p.m. Free and open to the public. 618-4600.

Art group SuperUber to speak at Kentucky Center

The Speed Art Museum is presenting SuperUber, new media artists from Brazil, who will speak at the Kentucky Center on March 11 at 6:30 p.m. They create experiences that blend art, technology, architecture and design for award-winning interactive environments. SuperUber will discuss their creative processes, art and interaction with large public audiences, and show examples […]

Lecture by glass artist Mary Bates Neubauer at U of L

U of L’s Hite Art Institute is presenting “Data Streams in Sculpture and Public Art” by Mary Bates Neubauer on Wednesday, March 5 from 6-8 p.m. Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library. The lecture is free and open to the public.

John Shore @ St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church

Feb. 22-23 St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church 330 N. Hubbards Lane • Free; 7 p.m. (Feb. 22), 11 a.m. (Feb. 23) If you think John Shore is just another namby-pamby “Christian speaker,” then please ponder, if you will, this quote from his column in Huffington Post: “… in the minds of a lot of people, […]

Eddie Bernard of Wet Dog Glass at Cressman

Eddie Bernard, founder of Wet Dog Glass, will be at U ofL’s Hite Art Institute Cressman Center, 100 East Main St., on Tuesday, Feb. 18. He will give a lecture at 6:30 p.m. Free and open to the public. 852-6794.      

Weekend visual art events

University of Louisville fine arts professor John Whitesell will give a free public talk on Sunday, Feb. 16 about his 40-year retrospective exhibition at the Hite Art Institute. Whitesell’s gallery talk and reception will begin at 2 p.m. and will include a question-and-answer session. The “In Retrospect: John Whitesell Four Decades” exhibit is on display […]

“Public Spaces” lecture by Marc Pottier at Kentucky Center

The Speed Art Museum is hosting a new lecture series featuring international speakers from the modern art world on the “The Contemporary Art Park.” The first speaker is Marc Pottier talking on “Public Spaces” on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Center. Free for Speed members, $25 general admission, $10 students. For […]

Maxine Brown to speak on the African American Heritage Trail at Carnegie

Pre-registration required. On Tuesday, Feb. 18 from 12-1 p.m. at the Carnegie Center for Art and History, Maxine F. Brown will present the program “Gateway to Freedom: Southern Indiana Blazes an African American Heritage Trail,” as part of the Carnegie Center’s Lunch & Learn series. Brown will talk about the project she led that resulted […]

Weekend visual art events

New paintings by Tony Saladino are at the B. Deemer Gallery, 2650 Frankfort Ave., 896-6687, from Feb. 8-March 11. PYRO Gallery, in conjunction with its 10 anniversary exhibitions, is hosting “10 Years: Still on Fire — what it takes to keep it burning” panel discussion on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 11 a.m. Panelists include John Begley, […]

Speed’s “Public Spaces” by Marc Pottier at Kentucky Center

Tickets on sale now. In anticipation of their upcoming Cressman Art Park and Piazza, the Speed Art Museum is hosting a new lecture series with speakers discussing contemporary art parks. The first is {Public Spaces” by Marc Pottier on Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 6:30 p.m. at the Kentucky Center. Free for Speed Museum members, $25 […]