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October 23, 2014 – October 31, 2014

EcoArt Dedication at Raven Run Nature Sanctuary

LexArts and Lexington’s Department of Environmental Quality and Public Works (DEQPW) will unveil and dedicate artist Brian Rust’s Signs of Change/No Away, the newest public art project of DEQPW’s EcoART program. Created as an educational project via artistic creation, this public art program aims to generate increased awareness of environmental issues important to Lexington, celebrate Lexington’s unique bluegrass environment, educate citizens …

Start: October 23, 2014 2:00 pm
End: October 31, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: Raven Run Nature Sanctuary
Address:
3990 Raven Run Way, Lexington , KY, United States

November 1, 2014

Writing Workshop at The UK Art Museum

Join poet and UK Professor of English, Julia Johnson, for “Poetry in the Museum” a workshop inspired by the “Take My Word For It” exhibition. This event is appropriate for writers of all ages and experience.

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: UK Art Museum
Phone: (859) 257-5716
Address:
405 Rose St., Lexington, KY, United States
Cost: $20 , $15 for members and students

November 21, 2014

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com

Start: November 21, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

‘Totems, Tales, and Toons’ Artist Reception at M.S. Rezny Gallery

Artist reception in conjunction with LexArts Gallery Hop. The secret life of the pencil will be revealed through cartoons by Chris Brannock and Kathy Rees Johnson’s paintings will be about people, plants and places that populate the storylines of her life.  

Start: November 21, 2014 5:00 pm
End: November 21, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Phone: (859) 252-4647
Address:
903 Manchester St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States

November 22, 2014

Improbable Baubles Reception at the Headley-Whitney Museum

Improbable Baubles is an art program designed to give public and private school children from the region an opportunity to create, perform and respond to art. Students learn the history of Headley-Whitney Museum founder George Headley, his artwork and bibelots, and his significance to Kentucky, and then create their own works of art (faux bibelots), democratically choosing pieces by their …

Start: November 22, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 22, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Headley Whitney Museum
Phone: 859-255-6653
Address:
4435 Old Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY, 40510, United States

December 7, 2014

‘Holiday Revels’ Opening Reception at M.S. Rezny Gallery

A group exhibition of artwork by 2014 featured gallery artists, including Rene M. Hales, Melissa T. Hall, Kathy Rees Johnson, Marco Logsdon, Kathleen O’Brien, Mary Rezny, Michael Wayne and Laverne Zabielski.  

Start: December 7, 2014 2:00 pm
End: December 7, 2014 4:00 pm
Venue: M.S. Rezny Studio/Gallery
Phone: (859) 252-4647
Address:
903 Manchester St., Lexington, KY, 40508, United States

January 14, 2015

‘DWELLINGS: Contemplating Home, House, and Neighborhood’ Opening Reception

Texas artist Libby Rowe deconstructs notions of home, house, and neighborhood in this one-person exhibition that features photography and sculpture. In three major works, Inside/Out, (sub)Division, and Dwell, Rowe cleverly casts a fresh gaze on the façade- like quality of the American home, questions the success of the urban subdivision, and considers the philosophical meaning of “dwellings.”  

Start: January 14, 2015 5:00 pm
End: January 14, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery
Phone: (859) 233-8142
Address:
300 N Broadway, Lexington, 40508

January 16, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com

Start: January 16, 2015 5:00 pm
End: January 16, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

January 20, 2015

‘Dwellings’ Artist Talk with Libby Rowe at Morlan Gallery

Texas artist Libby Rowe deconstructs notions of home, house, and neighborhood in this one-person exhibition that features photography and sculpture. In three major works, Inside/Out, (sub)Division, and Dwell, Rowe cleverly casts a fresh gaze on the façade- like quality of the American home, questions the success of the urban subdivision, and considers the philosophical meaning of “dwellings.”  

Start: January 20, 2015 12:30 pm
End: January 20, 2015 1:30 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery
Phone: (859) 233-8142
Address:
300 N Broadway, Lexington, 40508

March 20, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com

Start: March 20, 2015 5:00 pm
End: March 20, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

May 1, 2015

Juried Student Show Opening Reception at Morlan Gallery

Art majors and non-art majors alike contribute work in a wide variety of media to this joyful exploration of creativity.  

Start: May 1, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 1, 2015 7:00 pm
Venue: Morlan Gallery
Phone: (859) 233-8142
Address:
300 N Broadway, Lexington, 40508

May 15, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com

Start: May 15, 2015 5:00 pm
End: May 15, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

July 17, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com

Start: July 17, 2015 5:00 pm
End: July 17, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

September 18, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop Lex

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com 

Start: September 18, 2015 5:00 pm
End: September 18, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States

November 20, 2015

LexArts Gallery Hop

Presented by LexArts, this periodic “choose-your-own-adventure” style event encourages attendees to explore the offerings of local art galleries, many of which stay open after hours and provide light snacks and beverages for patrons. The hops typically run from 5-8 p.m., with many galleries opting to stay open later. www.galleryhoplex.com 

Start: November 20, 2015 5:00 pm
End: November 20, 2015 8:00 pm
Venue: Various Venues
Address:
Lexington , KY, United States