Painting/Drawing

Faculty Series: VOL III

Date: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:30pm to Saturday, September 28, 2019 - 5:30pm

The Bolivar Art Gallery is pleased to announce Faculty Series: VOL. III, the third annual exhibition featuring recent work of select faculty members from the UK School of Art and Visual Studies. A slight departure from the traditional "faculty show" format, the series occurs annually and represents only a portion of the faculty, with different artists exhibiting each year.

Opening Reception Faculty Series: VOL III

Date: 
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 4:30pm

The Bolivar Art Gallery is pleased to announce Faculty Series: VOL. III, the third annual exhibition featuring recent work of select faculty members from the UK School of Art and Visual Studies. A slight departure from the traditional "faculty show" format, the series occurs annually and represents only a portion of the faculty, with different artists exhibiting each year.

Thursday, September 5 @ 4:30-6:30: opening reception

Friday, September 6 @ noon: Janie Welker, UK Art Museum Curator, leads a discussion of the exhibited work

The Conservation of Paintings: Historical and Technical Discoveries

Date: 
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 7:00pm

Wednesday, October 2
7:00-8:30 pm

Barry Bauman, Fellow of the American Institute for Conservation and founder of Conservation Ventures, will discuss the areas of study required for conservation work and reveal some of the historical and technical discoveries he’s made in his more than three decades of practice.

Curator Tour

Date: 
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 6:30pm

Curator Janie Welker leads a tour of the permanent collection installations, including Encounters and Illumination. 

Rockwell Kent, Baker of the Bread of Abundance, from the series Bituminous Coal Institute, circa 1945, oil on canvas. Long-term loan from the Department of Mining Engineering, University of Kentucky.

Public Opening Reception

Date: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 7:00pm

We welcome the public to a reception celebrating our new exhibitions,including Off the Menu: Looking at Food, Illumination, and The Good Earth. Light refreshments. Free and open to everyone.

image: Julia Jacquette, A Constant Stream, 2014, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist.

Members Preview Party

Date: 
Friday, May 31, 2019 - 5:30pm

Museum members enjoy a private preview of our new exhibitions, including Off the Menu: Looking at Food, Illumination, and The Good Earth. Remarks at 6:30 pm.

image: Julia Jacquette, A Constant Stream, 2014, oil on linen. Courtesy of the artist.

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