Our guest today was the new Executive Director of Louisville Visual Art, Lindy Casebier. We spoke with him about LVA's past, present, & future, and about the funding challenges facing arts organizations in the current polarized political climate. At Lindy's request, we played portions of Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring".
This week on PUBLIC, Chris Radtke spoke with us about the late Stephen Irwin and the exhibit of his work, this, this is for you— on display at Zephyr Gallery through March 19, 2016.
John Nicholas Hutchings is an Assistant Professor of Visual Arts at Mount St. Mary’s University. He has shown at such Galleries as Hoffman La Chance and the Mildred Lane Kemper Museum in St. Louis; Brookhaven College, Xue Gallery, Biblical Arts Museum and 500x Gallery in Dallas; Swanson Contemporary in Louisville, the Williams Gallery at Mount St. Mary’s University, Delaplaine Arts Center and the Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center At Montgomery College in Tacoma Park/Silver Spring.
He talked to us about his new exhibit, The Weight of the Mark, at the 849 Gallery at Kentucky College of Art & Design through February 26, 2016.
This week we spoke with Ted Wathen about his work featured in the Coal 1979 exhibit at University of Louisville’s Photographic Archives. Wathen was one of the photographers hired by President Jimmy Carter’s Commission on Coal to document life in America’s coal fields.