Art Museum - General

MEMBER APPRECIATION HOLIDAY PARTY

Date: 
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm

MEMBER APPRECIATION HOLIDAY PARTY
Thursday, December 14
5:30-7:30 pm
Members Only

Join fellow members for a festive evening filled with holiday cheer! Enjoy hors d'oeuvres, hot chocolate bar, mulled wine, and desserts. Create something special at our holiday crafting table.

CURATOR TOUR

Date: 
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Art Museum Curator Janie Welker leads a tour of the Alison Saar: Breach exhibition and discusses the representation of historical events in a range of media.

Y’ART SALE

Date: 
Saturday, September 23, 2017 - 8:00am to 2:00pm

This city-wide yard sale will feature 15 notable artists and patrons around Lexington who will sell you their rare items of art, fashion, furniture, appliances, and ephemera. Just imagine the deals and dialogues waiting for you! Scroll down for a sampling of the items our Y"ART SALERS are offering.

ARTIST LECTURE: ALISON SAAR

Date: 
Saturday, September 9, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Exhibiting artist Alison Saar discusses her work and aspects of historical events and African American legacies with  Art Museum curator Janie Welker, UK History professor Kathryn Newfont, and Geography professor Carolyn Finney.

Alison Saar is a recipient of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation and Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowships, Saar currently lives in Los Angeles. Her work can be found in the collections of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, and the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, among others. 

Museum Closed for Moontower Music Festival

Date: 
Saturday, August 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

The Art Museum will be CLOSED on Saturday, August 26. Our staff will be at the Moontower Music Festival with our pop-up exhibition BAND WIDTH. Please stop by to see awesome music-related works by Andrew Brinkhorst, Craig Drennen, Catherine Irwin, Nina Katchadourian, John Lennon, Aaron Skolnick, and others. The Museum will be open on Sunday from noon - 5:00 pm.

For Moontower tickets and information visit www.moontowermusicfestival.com

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