THANK YOU FOR YOUR ARTWORK DONATIONS! LVA is no longer accepting artworks for the event.

Misplace your forms that you need to turn in with your finished canvas? Download them here

Artist may also purchase an 8” x 8” canvas and turn the completed artwork into the dropoff locations (listed at the bottom of this page) to participate in art[squared].

Louisville Visual Art invites you to participate in our 6th Annual art[squared] Exhibition & Sale. This exciting fundraiser starts on Friday evening April 12, 2019 (7–9:30pm) and continues on Saturday, April 13, 2019 (10am–12pm). As always, proceeds from sales of art[squared] canvases fund Louisville Visual Art's Children's Fine Art Classes.

Louisville Visual Art truly values the time, talent and effort of the participating artists who are essential to this event.  As a thank you, we cordially invite all artists contributing a canvas to attend the art[squared] Artists' Reception at 6pm on Friday, April 12th at the LVA Gallery, 1538 Lytle Street.  During that time, Reception attendees will be able to preview the exhibition ahead of the sale, which begins at 7:30pm. Each participating artist will receive a complimentary ticket to art[squared], plus a discounted guest ticket.

(note: you will not receive an actual ticket - your name will be placed on the guest list at check-in once we have received your finished canvas) Event is held at the LVA Gallery - 1538 Lytle Street, Louisville, Kentucky

Online ticket sales have ended. Tickets available at the door.

art[squared] GUIDELINES

  1. Artists must be 18 years old or older.

  2. One canvas per artist, due to limited availability.

  3. All mediums are welcome.

  4.  Sign your artwork on the BACK OF THE CANVAS ONLY! Please DO NOT sign your name on the front of the piece. The artworks in the exhibition remain anonymous until they are sold!

  5. Finished work must be dropped off by March 25, 2019 to be included in the exhibition

HOW art[squared] WORKS

  1. Each artist is invited to submit one finished 8" x 8" canvas. Canvases are provided FREE, compliments of Preston Arts Center and Louisville Visual Art. One canvas per artist, due to limited availability.

  2. Use the 8" x 8" canvas to create your artwork in the medium of your choice.

  3. Fill out both forms included within the canvas.

  4. When finished, sign on the back of the canvas only! Please DO NOT SIGN THE FRONT.

  5. Drop off your completed artwork at any of the sponsoring locations listed below by March 25, 2019.

  6. Each participating artist will receive a complimentary ticket for the festive art[squared] Sale & Party on Friday, April 12th from 7– 9:30pm at LVA Gallery.


  • Starting February 5: Pick up your blank 8" x 8" canvas from one of the locations listed below.

  • March 25: Turn in your completed artwork to any of the locations listed below.

  • April 12: Join us before the sale for the art[squared] Artists Reception from 6–7pm at LVA Gallery, 1538 Lytle Street.

  • April 12: art[squared] 7:00pm - Doors open to ticket holders.

  • April 12: art[squared] 7–9:30pm - Sale & Party at LVA Gallery, 1538 Lytle Street

  • April 13: art[squared] 10am–1pm - Sale continues at LVA Gallery


    LVA Office
    1538 Lytle Street, Louisville, KY
    Monday-Thursday, 9am-4pm

    Mudpies Studio & Gallery
    12902 Shelbyville Road
    Monday -Friday, 9:30am-12:30pm, and Tuesday evenings 6-9pm

    Preston Arts Center
    3048 Bardstown Road, Louisville, KY
    Monday-Saturday, 9am-7pm, Sundays, Noon-5pm

    Revelry Boutique Gallery
    742 East Market Street, Louisville, KY
    Tuesday-Thursday, 11am-7pm; Fridays & Saturdays, 11am-10pm;
    Sundays & Mondays, 11am-5pm

*Unsold art[squared] artworks] are used in other LVA fundraisers or given to large donors as a thank you for their donation.