State of the Art


Impressions, Photos and Faces

‘YASHAREL,’ New Paintings by Yasharel Manzy at b. deemer gallery

B. Deemer Gallery (2650 Frankfort Ave.) will exhibit the art of Yasharel Manzy, an Atlanta, Georgia, artist whose work is inspired by his Persian roots and international travels. Manzy uses vibrant color, bold lines and minimal form to achieve an Impressionistic style.

Manzy’s exhibit will run from Aug. 18 to Sep. 25. B. Deemer Gallery is open 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

Surface Noise presents ‘Untethered: Images by Jennifer Martin and Britany Baker’

This exhibition of photographs opened Aug. 10 and runs through Sept. 8. “Untethered” finds local artists Jennifer Martin and Britany Baker stepping outside of their usual process to present images from fresh, atypical perspectives.

Surface Noise’s store and gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 12 to 6 p.m. Sunday. Surface Noise is located at 600 Baxter Ave. Call 502.654.7375.

‘Visage’ at Art Sanctuary

Art Sanctuary is displaying the works of Josh Bleeker, Julie Page and Nancy Ann Sturdevant at their gallery through Aug. 26. “Visage” focuses on the face; it can be enigmatic, honest, silly or quite serious. These three talented artists have taken faces and interpreted their own message through brush strokes, color and form. Call 502.345.7207 to schedule a time to view the exhibit.

Dean Brown’s ‘The Devil You Know’ at unique imaging concepts

Unique Imaging Concepts, a rapidly growing printing company in Louisville, will be hosting Dean Brown in their gallery Sept. 7 through Oct. 5. “The Devil You Know” is a collection of digital prints inspired by people and the biographical nature of figurative imagery. Brown has been an instructor at Kentucky Country Day School for 25 years and has participated in numerous group and solo exhibitions. The gallery will have an opening reception from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sept 7. Unique Imaging Concepts is open from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Moremen Moloney’s Gallery Highlights and Fall Show Previews

A collection from the talented artists at Moremen Moloney (939 E. Washington St.) and a preview of the new artists showing this fall is taking place now through Aug. 18. Visitors can stop by the gallery from 1 to 4 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays or any day and time if they call 502.727.3909. The gallery will be closed for maintenance and installation Aug. 19 through Sept. 8.