Category Archives: writing

Weekender – June 28 & 29

<FILM> Saturday, June 28 ‘Butterflies Are Free’ American Printing House for the Blind 1839 Frankfort Ave. Free; 12:30 p.m. The American Printing House for the Blind, the world’s largest organization focused on creating and making products for those who are visually impaired, is using a slightly unusual method for raising awareness of blindness: a […]

Frank X. Walker @ Brown Hotel

<POETRY> Thursday, May 29 Frank X. Walker Brown Hotel 335 W. Broadway Free; 5:30 p.m. Kentucky poet laureate Frank X. Walker will be discussing his work at a free presentation sponsored by Spalding University’s brief-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program. A Spalding MFA graduate, Walker earned the title of the 2014 Diana […]

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, […]

U of L extends Harlan Hubbard exhibition

UofL’s Archives and Special Collections has extended the closing date for its exhibit of items from its Harlan Hubbard Collection. It will now be on display through mid-July. Lower Level, Ekstrom Library.

Literary LEO @ Spalding University

Wednesday, Jan. 23 Spalding University, Egan Center 901 S. Fourth St. Free; 6-9 p.m. Poetry and jazz go together like wine and cheese, and this evening you can experience all of the above (along with a variety of other writing styles and libations) at our annual Literary LEO event. Every year we ask readers to […]

New art radio station ART+FM hosting community meeting

The new art radio station ART+FM is having a community meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 21 at 5:30 p.m. at 829 E. Market St. (formerly La Bodega). ART+FM welcomes and encourages community participation in this project both on the air and behind the scenes. Their definition of artist is broad: musicians, performers, writers, athletes, painters, photographers, sculptors, […]

KMAC unveils blog

The Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft has a new blog on its redesigned website.

Grantwriting workshop

Registration required. The Arts Council of Southern Indiana, 820 E. Market St. in New Albany, is hosting a grantwriting workshop on Aug. 23 from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. It is free and open to the public, but you must RSVP to the Arts Council. Call today to reserve your seat at 812-949-4238.

The Louisville Review seeking submissions

The Louisville Review is publishing a special, all-Kentucky issue this winter to honor our close friend, Kentucky Poet Laureate Maureen Morehead. We are now accepting submissions of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction by writers who live in or are from Kentucky. To submit, visit Please use the comments section to let us know you are a […]

New art online magazine is now up and running, covering visual arts, theater, music and literature.

Call for art

Dogged Dream Creations LLC is issuing a call to artists, poets, models, musicians to submit interest/work samples for juried show May 29 at Saints Sky Bar as part of regional performance artist Divinity Rose’s next performance/show.  Show is presented with help from painter Kenn Parks and international fashion designer/make up artist Genna Yussman. Show is […]