Lecture

This is America* Wrap-Up Tour

Date: 
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Join Director/Curator Stuart Horodner for a look at the current exhibition, "This is America*", with thoughts about American citizenry, protest, and the relevance of history in these challenging times. Reservations required to ensure social distancing; face masks required at event. Please call or email Lyndi at 859-257-8164 or lyndi.vandeursen@uky.edu to make your reservation.

UK Junior Trumpet Institute 2021

Date: 
Monday, June 7, 2021 - 9:00am

University of Kentucky Junior Trumpet Institute - ONLINE!
June 7-10, 2021
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Building on the success of our UK Summer Trumpet Institute, we will be offering for the third year in a row the UK Junior Trumpet Institute tailored for Middle School trumpet players. Classes will be geared toward younger players with an emphasis on sound production, breathing, reading, ensemble playing, and other fundamental skills.

UK Summer Trumpet Institute 2021

Date: 
Monday, June 7, 2021 - 9:00am

University of Kentucky Summer Trumpet Institute - ONLINE!
June 7-10, 2021
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

Returning for the fifth year, the UK Summer Trumpet Institute offers the chance to work with highly acclaimed guest artists from around the United States, daily masterclasses, performance opportunities, and concerts for the High School and College level trumpet students.

Tuition for the four-day online institute is $50.
Registration Deadline: June 3, 2021

This is America*: Hope

Date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join us for a conversation about how optimism informs creative work and socio-political engagement, with exhibiting artists Daniel Bozhkov, Jessica Wohl, and Michael Wong, moderated by director Stuart Horodner. This conversation will take place on Zoom.

Jessica Wohl, Good Luck, 2016, found fabrics, bed sheets, shirts, pillow cases, suit coat, dresses, tank tops, tulle, and machine quilting. Courtesy of the artist.

Eat/Art: Victor Hammer

Date: 
Thursday, December 3, 2020 - 12:00pm to 12:30pm

Take a break from your day and join us to look at and discuss artwork over the lunch hour. Eat/Art is the UK Art Museum's series of mealtime dialogues about art from our collection and exhibitions. 
 
This week we will be looking at Portrait of Albrecht Graf von Bernstorff by Victor Hammer along with other pieces by the artist from the UK Art Museum's collection and their pairings with Patrick Smith's portraits, which comprise the current Face Off exhibition. 

Interconnected, A Design Lecture Series

Date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

Kaleena Sales is an Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at Tennessee State University, an HBCU (Historically Black College and University), in Nashville, TN. She is endlessly interested in the intersection of Black culture and aesthetics and believes that identities and experiences have an invaluable role in helping to diversify the ways in which designers solve problems. As a member of the AIGA Design Educators Community Steering Committee, Kaleena has advocated for a more inclusive view of design history through her Beyond the Bauhaus series.

Members Only Tour

Date: 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Director Stuart Horodner will guide members through several new exhibitions, including This is America* and Jeanne Silverthorne: More Flesh and Bone. Space is limited to maintain social distance requirements and reservations are required. Contact Lyndi Van Deursen at Lyndi.vandeursen@uky.edu or 859-257-8164 to make your reservation.

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Eat/Art: Jeanne Silverthorne – Crates with Skeletons

Date: 
Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 12:00pm

Take a break from your day and join us to look at and discuss artwork over lunch hour. Eat/Art is the UK Art Museum's series of mealtime dialogues about art from our collection and exhibitions. 

This week we will be looking at Crates with Skeletons, a sculpture by Jeanne Silverthorne, currently featured in the UK Art Museum exhibition, Jeanne Silverthorne: More Flesh and Bone

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