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Friday Link Roundup: April 19, 2019



After Hours at the Speed features a lot of WXOX/ activity this month.

Liminal Form: Jake Ford & SN Parks Curated by Kevin Warth opens at Houseguest.


Elmer Lucille Allen, Sandra Charles, and Barbara Tyson Mosley are speaking today about their exhibit at Carnegie Center for Art & History in New Albany.


Monica Stewart: All the Better to See You With is at the U of L MFA building.

Win Place ART Show is at Revelry Gallery.

WIN PLACE SHOW is at Kentucky Fine Art Gallery.

"Unbounded Domains" by Vian Sora at Moremen Gallery.

Horsepower at Craft(s) Gallery and Mercantile.

She’s Silver and Orange 4 is at Tim Faulkner Gallery.

Here for Today- Works by Heather Cameron and Allie Jensen is at Art Sanctuary.

A Perspective In Paint by Geoff Crowe at Kore Gallery.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary


LVA's Artebella On The Radio: April 18, 2019

WXOX Founder & GM Sharon Scott and Speed Museum Curator Miranda Lash joined us this Thursday to talk about the April 19 After Hours at The Speed, which will feature WXOX programming and musical performances as well as the "Yinka Shonibare CBE: The American Library" exhibition. Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on 10am each Thursday for LVA's Artebella On The Radio.


Miranda Lash is the curator of contemporary art at the Speed Art Museum. Lash was previously the curator of modern and contemporary art the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA). She joined NOMA in 2008 as the museum’s first curator dedicated exclusively to modern and contemporary art, and the founder of NOMA’s modern and contemporary art department. At NOMA Lash also managed NOMA’s Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden—one of the most important sculpture installations in the United States.


WXOX General Manager Sharon Scott of Louisville, KY was a devoted alum of Vanderbilt radio station WRVU when the Nashville-based University decided to sell its asset. She attended the 2011 Grassroots Radio Conference in Kansas City hoping to save the station. Instead, she was turned on to the upcoming “window” for LP-FM stations, and started work on an application. On one of her commutes back to Louisville from Nashville, it dawned on her that Louisville needed an LP station just as badly as Nashville and the rest…

Evan McMahon & Miranda Lash during interview.

Evan McMahon & Miranda Lash during interview.

You will also hear from Evan McMahon, Chief of Staff to the Director at the Speed, and Sheridan Gates, their Special Events Coordinator. And Sharon brought WXOX on-air personalities DJ Johnny Anku, who will be one of the performers Friday night, and Gregory Acker, who is a founding member of Kuvebo, an West African Drum & dance group, and Hamidou Koivogui, a Kuvebo member who emigrated from Guinea.


LVA's Artebella On The Radio: December 20, 2018

Jo Anne Triplett and Jessica Oberdick joined us Thursday to reflect upon 2018 in local visual art. Tune in to WXOX 97.1, or stream on every Thursday at 10am for LVA's Artebella On the Radio.


Jo Anne Triplett is a contributing arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

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Jessica Oberdick is a visual artist, curator, and writer. In December 2017 Oberdick graduated from the University of Louisville with her dual Master of Arts and Art History in Critical and Curatorial Studies and Master of Public Administration in Nonprofit Management. She has contributed to various online platforms including Burnaway and Ruckus Louisville, and was recently published in the international magazine Boshemia. She has curated + co-curated exhibitions at 1619 Flux and KMAC Museum, both in Louisville, and currently is the Exhibitions Assistant for the Hite Institute for Visual Art at the University of Louisville.


LVA's Artebella On The Radio 12.7.17

"Onions and Tomato" by Mary Ann Currier, Oil pastel on mat board, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

"Onions and Tomato" by Mary Ann Currier, Oil pastel on mat board, Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Cathy Shepherd and Peter Morrin joined us December 14 to discuss the work and impact of the late, great, Mary Ann Currier. Cathy was a former student and Peter was Director of The Speed Museum when a retrospective of Mary Ann's work was mounted there several years ago. Join us each Thursday at 10am for LVA's Artebella On The Radio on WXOX 97.1 FMA R T x F