Gallery Guide

In lieu of our normal State of the Art feature, we’ve compiled a guide of visual and performing arts happenings in our community.

Compiled by Jo Anne Triplett and Taylor Moore

21c Museum Hotels. From “Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation.” Courtesy of 21c Museum Hotels.

21C MUSEUM HOTEL

21cmuseumhotels.com/louisville

“Fallen Fruit: The Practices of Everyday Life” – Ongoing

“Dress Up, Speak Up: Costume and Confrontation” – Through March

“Labor&Materials” – April-March 2020

“Louisville Photo Biennial” – Aug. 2019-March 2020

849 GALLERY (KENTUCKY COLLEGE OF ART + DESIGN)

kycad.org

“The Future is Now” – Through Aug. 7

“Merton Among Us: The Living Legacy of Thomas Merton” – Oct. 5-Jan. 18

ACTORS THEATRE GALLERY

actorstheatre.org/gallery

25th African American Art Exhibition – Jan. 8-Feb. 17

ARTS ASSOCIATION OF OLDHAM COUNTY

aaooc.org

3rd Found & Recycle Show – Through Aug. 25

Wearable Art – Sept. 4-Oct. 6

“Inspirations” – Oct. 16-Nov. 17

7th Annual Oldham Arts on Cityplace Fall Arts Show – Nov. 10-11

3rd Winter in Kentucky Artists Boutique – Nov. 20-Jan. 5

Venetian Sketchbook Invitational – Jan. 8-26

Carved, Cast or Assembled Sculpture Show – Jan. 29-March 9

“What’s In Your Garden?” 3rd Annual Garden Show – March 12-April 20

10th Annual Animal Attraction Art Show – April 23-June 2

Glass – June 11-July 13

Oldham County Art Student Show – July 16-Aug.3

B. DEEMER GALLERY

bdeemer.com

“The Shape of Flowers” by Liz Price – Through Aug. 7

Yasharel Manzy – Aug. 18-Sept. 25

“From the Sea to the Moors” by Cynthia Kelly Overall – Sept. 29-Oct. 30

“Breathe” by Pam Folsom – Nov. 3-27

Teri Dryden – January-February

BERNHEIM FOREST, LAKE NEVIN

bernheim.org

Grass Men at the 10th Annual CONNECT – Aug. 18

BERNHEIM GALLERY (LOUISVILLE FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY)

lfpl.org

“Finding Home: Refugees and Immigrants in Louisville” – Aug. 15-Sept. 16

“The Modern Prometheus: An Artist Invitational” – Sept. 24-Nov. 11

“Poets, Rock Stars, & Holy Men: A Literary Renaissance” – Nov. 17-Jan. 13

Actors Theatre Gallery. “God, Watch Over This Family” by Clifford Darrett.

 

Carnegie Center for Art and History. “False Beaches” by Aberlyn. From “Spawning Grounds.”

 

Bernheim Forest. “Grass Men” by Ashley Peevor.

 

Arts Association of Oldham County. From the “Found and Recycled Show.”

CARNEGIE CENTER FOR ART & HISTORY

carnegiecenter.org

“Spawning Grounds” – Aug. 3-Sept. 22 (Opening reception: 6 p.m. Aug. 3)

Nathaniel Donnett & Vadis Turner – Oct. 5-Dec. 1

“#IamPublicArt” – Oct. 6

“Biophilia Life; or My Best Friend Has Four Legs and a Tail” – Dec. 14-Feb. 9

Sandra Charles, Barbara Tyson Mosley & Elmer Lucille Allen – Feb. 22-April 20

Floyd County Secondary Schools Art Show & Competition – April 27-May 11

“Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie” – May 24-July 20

CRAFT(S) GALLERY & MERCANTILE

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Group Show – Aug. 3-26

Jacque Parsley and Gayle Cerlan – Sept. 7-30

Susan Tolliver – Oct. 5-28

“Day of the Dead” – Nov. 2-25

“Christmas on Historic South 4th” – Dec. 7-30

CRESSMAN CENTER FOR VISUAL ARTS (UOFL)

louisville.edu/art

Joan Tanner – Sept. 14-Oct. 27

Open Studio Weekend – Nov. 2-Dec. 1

Annual Student Exhibition – Dec. 7-Jan. 12

Richard Gallo – Jan. 18-Feb. 23

“Conspiracy” – March 1-April 6

Interior Design Portfolio – April 15

Graphic Design Portfolio – April 19

MFA Exhibition – TBA

FILSON HISTORICAL SOCIETY

filsonhistorical.org

“Made to Order: The Fashion of Geneva H. Bell” – Aug. 31-Dec. 7

“Connecting the Dots: Exploring Your Family History” – Aug. 31-March 1

“Shanty Boats” – Jan. 11-May 10

“Enid Yandell: The Early Life of a Kentucky Sculptress, 1869-1900” – June 7-Dec. 27

 

Frazier History Museum. From “Spirit of Kentucky.”

 

Filson Historical Society. From “Connecting the Dots: Exploring Your Family History.”

 

CRAFT(S) Gallery & Mercantile. Art by Michael Tackett.

FIRST LIGHT GALLERY

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“Reborn” by Rebecca Rose – Aug. 3-Sept. 29 (Opening reception – 5 p.m. Aug. 3)

“Heartfelt Africa” by Fred DiGiovanni – Oct. 5-Dec. 1

“Shades of Nature” by Lesley Ackman – Dec. 7-Jan. 26

“Behind the Screams: Production Stills from the Making of ‘One Must Fall’” by Steve Squall – Feb. 1-March 30

TBA – April 5-June 1

FRAZIER HISTORY MUSEUM

fraziermuseum.org

“The Great War: Highlights from the Frazier World War I Collection” – August-November

“Family Gathering: Linda Bruckheimer’s Kentucky” — August-November

“Whiskey Pictures” – Aug. 30-Jan. 6

“The Spirit of Kentucky” — Aug. 30-March 24

“An Evening with Poe” – Sept. 24-Nov. 4

“Kentucky Craft Luminaries” – Nov. 19-March 24

“Freak Power: Hunter S. Thompson” – April 30-Sept. 2

GALERIE HERTZ

galeriehertz.com

New Works – August

Emily Church – Through Aug. 31

GALLERY AT ART SANCTUARY

art-sanctuary.org

“Visage” by Josh Bleeker, Julie Page, Nancy Sturdevant – Aug. 3-26

Britany Baker and Frankie Steele – Sept. 7-30

Artist and Musician Showcase – Oct. 5-28

Linda Erzinger – Nov. 2-25

Art Sanctuary Member Exhibition – Dec. 1-Jan. 27

Ryan Case – Feb. 1-24

Nikita Krivoshey – March 1-31

Amy Jo Goforth – April 5-28

Kate Mattingly – May 3-26

Purion Parker – May 31-June 30

“If Mothers Ruled” – July 5-28

April Martin – Aug. 2-25

First Light Gallery. From “Reborn” by Rebecca Rose.

 

Surface Noise. “Underbelly” by Britany Baker.

 

Gallery at Art Sanctuary. Artwork by James Russell May.

 

Revelry Boutique Gallery. Art by Bobby Hinkel.

 

Lenihan Sotheby’s International Realty. Artwork by Douglas Miller. Photo by Andrea Hutchinson.

GARNER NARRATIVE CONTEMPORARY FINE ART

garnernarrative.com

Larry Beisler – Aug. 3-Sept. 15

Louisville Furniture Society – Sept. 21-30

Aleksandra Stone – Oct. 5-Nov. 30

Laurie Fader – Dec. 7-Jan. 11

Angie Reed Garner – Jan. 18-Feb. 22

KAVIAR FORGE & GALLERY

craigkaviargallery.com

“Fall of the Leaf: Autumn Art Show” – Aug. 31-Oct. 13

“Feminist Expressions” – Nov. 30-Jan. 19

Bob Lockhart Solo Show – Feb. 22-April 6

“Image & Word” – May 31-July 13

KENTUCKY DERBY MUSEUM

derbymuseum.org

D. Wayne Lukas – Opens Nov. 1

Jockey Bill Shoemaker – Opens Nov. 1

“Horsing Around With Art: A Student’s View of the Sport of Kings’” – Jan. 21-Feb. 17

KMAC MUSEUM

kmacmuseum.org

Jibade-Khalil Huffman – Aug. 18-Dec. 2

Elsa Hansen Oldham – Oct. 19-Jan. 27

Sarah Crowner – Dec. 15-April 7

LENIHAN SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY

lenihansothebysrealty.com

Douglas Miller and Karen Weeks – Through Oct. 12

LOUISVILLE VISUAL ART

louisvillevisualart.org

“The Future is Now” – Through Aug. 7

“Plein Air Paint Out” – Sept. 15

“Louisville Artists: Carry On” – Sept. 23-Nov. 4

Portland Art & Heritage Fair 5th LVA Annual Juried Exhibit – Sept. 29

Open Studio Weekend – Nov. 3-4

LVA Honors Luncheon – Feb. 1

“art(squared)” – April 12-13

LVA Academy/CFAC Exhibits – May-June

“The Future is Now” – July

MCGRATH ART GALLERY (BELLARMINE UNIVERSITY)

bellarmine.edu

“Three Generations of Painters: Dee, Caren and Meredith Cunningham” – Sept. 4-29

“Earth and Fire” by Hadi Abbas – Oct. 5-29

Adjunct Faculty Exhibition – Oct. 29-Nov. 25

“Searching for Thomas Merton: An Artistic Tribute, 1968 – 2018” by Penny Sisto & Joe McGee – Nov. 30-Jan. 6

MOREMEN MOLONEY CONTEMPORARY GALLERY

moremoloneygallery.com

Matt Metzger – Sept. 7-Oct. 6

Tiffany Calvert – Oct. 12-Nov. 10

Deborah Whistler – Nov. 23-Dec. 29

Shinji Turner-Yamamoto – March 8-April 5

MUHAMMAD ALI CENTER

alicenter.org

“Shining a Light: Experiences of Refugee Women” – Through Fall

“Shining a Light” International Photography Contest and Exhibit – March 8-TBA

PAUL PALETTI GALLERY

paulpalettigallery.com

“See Me Clearly: Women Photographers, Women Photographed” – Through Oct. 15

Sandy King – Oct. 15-Dec. 31

PYRO GALLERY

pyrogallery.com

Susan Moffett and John McCarthy – Through Aug. 30 (First Friday reception – 6 p.m. Aug. 3)

Debra Lott – Sept. 6-Oct. 20

Kathleen Loomis – Oct. 25-Dec. 1

15th Anniversary Show – Dec. 6-Jan. 5

Jody Johnson – Jan. 10-Feb. 9

Bette Levy and Paul Schreck – Feb. 14-March 23

TBA – March 28-May 4

Corie Neumayer – May 9-June 15

Leslie Anglin – June 20-July 27

Guinever Smith and Nancy Currier – Aug. 1-Sept. 7

QUAPPI PROJECTS

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“All Things That Are Light and Soot” by Vanessa Albury – Sept. 21-Oct. 27

Deborah Spanton – Nov. 16-Jan. 4

Jake Ford – TBA

Jim Zimmer – TBA

Crister Cantrell – TBA

REVELRY BOUTIQUE GALLERY

revelrygallery.com

Bobby Hinkel – Aug. 3-Sept. 4 (Reception – 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 3)

Kathleen Lolley – Sept. 7-Oct. 9

Harrison Fogle – Oct. 13-Nov. 6

“The Future is Unwritten” – Oct. 20-Nov. 6

Susan Howe – Nov. 10-Dec. 4

Winter Wonderland Ornament Show – Dec. 7-Jan. 1

Toti Light – Jan. 4-Feb. 5

“Cuteopia” – Feb. 9-26

Judy Rogers & Gary Marchal – March 1-April 2

“Win, Place, Art Show” – April 5-May 7

Bri Bowers – May 11-June 4

Jenna White – June 7-July 9

SPEED ART MUSEUM

speedmuseum.org

“Breaking the Mold: Investigating Gender at the Speed Art Museum” – Through Sept. 9

“American Storybook: The Imaginary Travelogue of Thomas Chambers” – Through Jan. 6

“Picasso to Pollock: Modern Masterworks from the Eskenazi Museum of Art at Indiana University” – Through Jan. 13

“Keltie Ferris: *O*P*E*N*” – Oct. 6-Feb. 3

“Making Time: The Art of the Kentucky Tall Case Clock” – Feb. 2-June 2

“Gonzo! The Art of Hunter S. Thompson” – July 13-Oct. 13

Ebony G. Patterson – June 20-Sept. 29

St. Francis School

stfrancisschool.org

Student Art Show led by artists-in-residence Julie Leidner, Andrew Dailinger, Kathleen Lolley and Bob Bertke – 6 to 7:30 p.m. April 25

 

Speed Art Museum. “The Studio” by Pablo Picasso.

SURFACE NOISE

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“Untethered: Images by Jennifer Martin and Britany Baker” – Aug. 10-Sept. 8 (Opening reception – Aug. 10)

Surface Noise Presents: Tad De Santo and Sean Garrison – Sept. 14-Oct.6 (Opening reception – Sept. 14)

SWANSON CONTEMPORARY

swansoncontemporary.com

“Politicians and Flesh” by Shayne Hull – Through Aug. 11

“History Abridged” by Ben Cook – Aug. 15-Sept. 22

Ezra Kellerman – Sept. 26-Oct. 27

Rodney Hatfield – Nov. 2-Dec. 29

Group exhibit – TBA

Valerie Sullivan Fuchs – TBA