Louisville Visual Art has been improving lives through visual art education, community outreach, and artist support for over 100 years. As a creative hub now established in the Portland Neighborhood, they are dedicated to engaging and encouraging artists through programming such as MAP, Artebella, Open Studio Weekend, and weekly calls for artists. LVA is shaping and inspiring the next generation of creative leaders by providing quality instruction to over 5,500 students annually through Children’s Fine Art Classes and outreach programs in schools and community centers. Louisville Visual Art aims to engage, inspire, and improve our community and city through the arts. 

LVA Staff

Lindy Casebier, Executive Director

Annette Cable, Education Coordinator

Amy Chase, Design Coordinator

Sarah Davis, Director of Marketing and Communications

Josh Jenkins, Artebella Coordinator

Bonnie Johnson, Finance Director 

Jackie Pallesen, Director of Education & Outreach

Ehren Reed, Outreach Program Manager

Keith Waits, Facility & Gallery Manager


LVA Board of Directors

Executive Committee

Marti Kuehn - President
Prewitt Lane - Vice-President
Allison Stack - Treasurer
Lisa Huber - Secretary
Porter Watkins
Steve Wilson

Wilma Bethel
Theresa Butler
Lisa Carpenter
Laury Christensen
Andrew Cozzens
Channing Cox
Meredith Cunningham
Catherine Davidson
Lynn Dunbar
Susan Hallenberg
Judy Hanekamp
Holly Houston
Althea Jackson
Laura Johnston
Melanie Lykins
Mo McKnight Howe
Gray Middleton
Tammy Robbeloth
Tyler Robertson
Yamilca Rodriguez
Alex Serpentini
Gail Zeh