PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio July 25, 2019

Photograph © Grayson Dantzic

Photograph © Grayson Dantzic

Mia Hanson & Hawk Alfredson were the guests on this week's LVA's Artebella On the Radio. Hawk's new solo exhibition, "Mind Rivers", will be opening at Craft(s) Gallery & Mercantile on August 2. Tune in each Thursday at 10am to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com.

“Chance Meeting in the Outskirts of Town” by Hawk Alfredson, Oil on canvas 36x24in, 2013

“Chance Meeting in the Outskirts of Town” by Hawk Alfredson, Oil on canvas 36x24in, 2013

Hawk Alfredson was born in Örebro, Sweden in 1960. He moved to New York City in 1995, where he for many years lived and painted in the fabled Chelsea Hotel. In 2006, Art & Antiques Magazine proclaimed Mr. Alfredson as "one of the most collectible of the European Contemporary Surrealists of the new Century".

Alfredson’s prestigious list of exhibits includes The Katonah Museum (in a group show curated by Thelma Golden of The Whitney Museum), Japan's Prefectoral Museum in Tokyo, New York's Alternative Museum, Australia's Regional Art Museum in Orange, NSW, and the historic Nordiska Museet in Stockholm, Sweden. Gallery exhibitions can be counted in the hundreds and include the destinations Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago, Boca Raton, Boston and Baltimore along with his frequent showings throughout New York City.

“Ida Disa” by Mia Hanson, Photograph, POR

“Ida Disa” by Mia Hanson, Photograph, POR



Mia Hanson Studied film theory and photography in San Francisco’s Bay Area before leaving to pursue a photographic mentorship with influential photographer/ videographer Matt Mahurin in NYC in the 90’s.She has lived in Stockholm but returned to the states with her partner, painter Hawk Alfredson to live for several years in the fabled Chelsea Hotel in NYC. While in residence there she, “Created portraits utilizing the light and charged energy of the hotel atmosphere while careful not to disturb or “document “ what is not entirely capable of being captured. The ghosts are best left alone.”

Hanson will be exhibiting at The Portland Museum in October as part of the 2019 Louisville Photo Biennial.


Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: Friday, July 19, 2019

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SUNDAY:

Louisville Film Society is presenting The 11th Annual Flyover Film Festival beginning Sunday.

Kay Milam’s The Butterfly Trees will open the festival Sunday night.

Followed by Bethany Brooke Anderson’s Burning Kentucky.

ONGOING:

John Brooks’ A Map of Scents continues at Moremen Gallery.

TKO: New Work by Tara Key & Tara Jane O'Neil is at Surface Noise.

John Brooks at Moremen Gallery.

John Brooks at Moremen Gallery.

Derby City Playwrights New Play Festival continues at The Bard’s Town. Listen to an interview about this festival on LVA’s Artebella On The Radio here.

Cardinal Moments is at Swanson Contemporary.

Resident: Works by Renzo Velez is at Houseguest Gallery.

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 is at The Filson.

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary.

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio July 18, 2019

Naveen Chaubal is the recipient of the 2019 Hadley Prize for Visual Art. he will join us, along with his producing partner Bryn Silverman, to talk about their film "Pinball". Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM/Artxfm.com to hear artists talk about their work on LVA's Artebella On The Radio.

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Pinball is a feature-length documentary and fictional narrative hybrid about a teenage Iraqi immigrant figuring out his life as he straddles the two worlds and cultures he embodies—the world from which he emigrated and his current life in Louisville.

The Hadley Prize will allow Chaubal and Silverman to travel to Egypt with the local teenager featured in Pinball, where they will document the teen’s first return visit to the place he identified as home before coming to America 10 years ago.

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Naveen Chaubal began making films while on a dramatic childhood family vacation amongst a forest in Michigan. Since then, he attended the USC School of Cinematic Arts and received the Thomas Bush Scholarship in Cinematography. Soon after graduating, he co-produced and co-shot “Tomorrow We Disappear,” a feature documentary about a displaced colony of traditional artists in India which premiered at the 2014 Tribeca Film Festival. He has worked for Mic.com, Vice News, Bon Appétit and produced music videos for James Blake and Frank Ocean. He has traveled the world directing and producing advertisements in the Middle East, Europe, and Central America. In 2012, Naveen went through Film Independent's Project Involve program. In 2015, he filmed a short documentary with Eric Garner’s family as they dealt with the aftermath of a senseless tragedy for AJ+. His recent short film "Pinball" screened at a Director's Guild showcase in Los Angeles, Syndicated Theater in Brooklyn, TIDE Festival, the Speed Art Museum, and the Kansas City Film Fest. "Pinball" the feature project, produced by Bryn Silverman, is a hybrid documentary fiction film and will paint a portrait of immigrant suburbia with Louisville as a lush backdrop.

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Bryn Silverman is an Oregon born Louisville based filmmaker whose work focuses on portraiture and people in both documentary and narrative film. She believes in entrepreneurship and seeing the world. She is a shorts screener for the Tribeca Film Festival. Most recently, she worked as a story-producer for a new Netflix series that will air in 2020.

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: Friday, July 12

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TONIGHT:

Yes, it is Forecastle Festival this weekend, but there is more going on:

Opening Reception for TKO: New Work by Tara Key & Tara Jane O'Neil is at Surface Noise.

A re-release of Say Amen, Somebody, directed by George T. Nierenberg opens at The Speed Cinema.

Derby City Playwrights New Play Festival opens tonight at The Bard’s Town. Listen to yesterday’s interview about this festival on LVA’s Artebella On The Radio here.

ONGOING:

Albertus Gorman at Swanson Contemporary

Albertus Gorman at Swanson Contemporary

Cardinal Moments is at Swanson Contemporary.

Resident: Works by Renzo Velez is at Houseguest Gallery.

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 is at The Filson.

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary.

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio July 11, 2019

Keith Waits returns after 2 weeks off to host three of the seven playwrights featured in the 2nd Derby City Playwrights New Play Festival July 12-28 at The Bard's Town. David Clark, Liz Fentress & Vidalia Unwin were in the studio at WXOX 97.1 FM/Artxfm.com on July 11.

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David Clark co-founded Derby City Playwrights with playwright Brian Walker. His play Shrodinger’s Girl was part of the first Derby City Playwights New Play Festval in 2016. His work has been produced in Louisville in The Ten-Tucky Festival & the Finnigan & the 2012 Minnesota Fringe Festival. He has been published in two volumes of collected monologues, presented at the Last Frontier Conference Play Lab, and been selected as a semi-finalist for the Roots of the Bluegrass New Play Award, the Source Theatre Festival and as a finalist for the Heidemann Award at ATL.

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Liz Fentress is playwright, director, and actor. In Louisville, she acts for Stage One, and has been a teaching artist for ATL’s New Voices program for ten years. She conducts playwriting workshops for the University of Wisconsin’s Department of Continuing Studies and wrote the department’s Online Playwriting Workshop. She is the Kentucky Regional Rep for the Dramatists Guild of America.

Liz’s plays have been produced locally at the Public Theatre of Kentucky in Bowling Green, Bunbury Theatre & The Bard’s Town Theatre in Louisville. Her play The Honey Harvest, which premiered at Kentucky Repertory Theatre, won the North American Actors Association Playwriting Competition and was staged in London's West End. Kentucky Educational Television’s production of Liz's Circus Story, a solo play which Liz wrote and performs, won the National Educational Television Association award for Best Dramatic Narrative.

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Vidalia Unwin studied creative writing at the University of Louisville and has failed repeatedly to write the Great American Novel, ultimately giving up and deciding to write it as a play instead. Her other full-length work includes “The Ballad of Night Moose” (with Lex Mitchell), “@con”, and “Broken Iris”.

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: Friday, June 28, 2019 - HAPPY FOURTH EDITION!

Octavia St. Laurent in  Paris Is Burning (1990)

Octavia St. Laurent in Paris Is Burning (1990)

Friday Link Roundup will be taking the holiday weekend off to celebrate independence! It will return July 12.

TONIGHT:

Paris is Burning opens at Speed Cinema+

Kentucky Shakespeare Festival: King Lear opens tonight.

A Way With Words Poetry Showcase is at Trinity Family Life Center.

Resident: Works by Renzo Velez opening reception is at Houseguest Gallery 6pm-10pm

Renzo Velez at Houseguest

Renzo Velez at Houseguest

WEDNESDAY:

Louisville Artisans Guild Member Show opens at Kore Gallery

Don’t forget to check holiday hours before you head out!

FRIDAY:
Poorcastle Festival opens July 5

ONGOING:

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 is at The Filson.

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery

"Do you know them?" at Swanson Contemporary features new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: Friday, June 21, 2019

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TONIGHT:

Re-Surfacing: New Work by Leslie Anglin and Ceramics by Jessica Robinson opens tonight at Pyro Gallery

After Hours at the Speed includes an evening of Black arts curated by Athiri.

Locally produced film ONE MUST FALL has its Louisville Premiere at the Palace

SUNDAY:

CFAC Elementary School Exhibit Reception is today at Louisville Visual Art.

ONGOING:

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 is at The Filson.

Paper Cuts is a first solo show for local illustrator and UofL Graduate, Jenna White at Revelry Gallery.

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery

Art by A.E, from Menagerie at Studioworks by Zoom Group

"Do you know them?" at Swanson Contemporary features new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Vickie Wheatley at The Carnegie Center for Art and History

Vickie Wheatley at The Carnegie Center for Art and History

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Janet Baughman, Rex Lagerstrom, & Dena Williams are showing at Kore Gallery.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio June 20, 2019

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Ewing Fahey, Caren Cunningham, Gloria Wachtel, Emily Schuhmann joined Keith Waits in the studio this week to talk about the 150th celebration for renowned Louisville-born sculptor Enid Yandell and the two upcoming exhibits of the Enid Sculptors Group. Yandell was a suffragette so we heard songs from the suffragette movement recorded by Elizabeth Knight in 1959. Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com Thursday at 10am.

Keith Waits will be on vacation for the next two weeks. LVA’s Artebella On The Radio will return on July 11.

Ewing Fahey & Caren Cunningham in 2014. Photo: Rich Copley/Lexington Herald Leader

Ewing Fahey & Caren Cunningham in 2014. Photo: Rich Copley/Lexington Herald Leader

Ewing Fahey graduated from the University of Louisville in 1942 with a double major in Fine Arts (painting and drawing) and Art History. During her senior year that Fahey became the editor of the University’s Cardinal newspaper, the first woman to hold that position. That journalistic experience led to her being hired as the first female reporter for WAVE Radio (television was still a few years in the future). She also taught art at the Louisville Girl’s School. In 1946 Fahey took off for New York City to work as a copywriter for McCalls Pattern Sales and later became an Art Director for Norcross Greeting Cards. When Fahey returned to Louisville, in 1953, it was to become the first female Advertising Manager at Louisville Magazine, and within two years she had become editor. She was still in her early 30’s.  

In 1998, she helped form ENID, a collective of women sculptors named in honor of celebrated Louisville sculptor Enid Yandell (1869-1924), who studied in Paris with Auguste Rodin and Frederich MacMonnies and was only the second female to be inducted into the National Sculpture Society.

Caren Cunnignham international artist and educator has work in numerous private collections on five continents. She has held 27 solo exhibitions in the U.S., China, Finland, Kenya, and Peru, as well as over 60 group exhibitions in the U.S., Tanzania, and Germany. Articles have been written about her work in English, Finnish, Hebrew, Mandarin, Spanish, German, and Swahili. She has over twenty-five years of teaching experience from three different continents. She is a Professor of Art and Director of the Arts Administration Department at Bellarmine University. She has served on the boards of the Louisville Visual Art, the Kentucky Foundation for Women, and Exceptional Equitation.

Emily Schuhmann, a Louisville Kentucky native, received her BFA from Ball State University in Metalsmithing and later her MFA in Metalsmithing/Jewelry Design from Texas Tech University along with a secondary in painting and a graduate certificate in contemporary art history. She has participated in numerous local, regional, national, international shows since 2002. Currently she is living and working in Louisville where she has served as an instructor for a wide variety of art programs including Bellarmine University, U of L, and Indiana University Southeast. When she isn’t in her studio, Emily is a swing dance and vintage style enthusiast.

Gloria Wachtel studied Art History & Sculpture at the University of Louisville and an MA from the University of Cincinnati. She is a mixed media sculptor currently exploring deconstruction and reductive techniques repurposing her own work.

  • “Olmsted’s Louisville: 1891 to Present” exhibit with special events featuring historicalinterpreters as Enid Yandell — Frazier History Museum, April-September

  • Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life” exhibit — Filson Historical Society, June 7- Dec. 27

  • “Enid Exhibit” — Speed Art Museum, July 17-Jan. 12

  • “ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors” exhibit — Louisville Free Public Library, Aug. 17-Oct. 8

  • “ENID: Generations of Women Sculptors” exhibit — Bellarmine University, Sept. 7-Oct. 5

  • “France For Me: Enid Yandell in World War I Paris” — Louisville Free Public Library, Sept. 12

  • Enid Yandell bus tour — Filson Historical Society, Sept. 27

  • Enid Yandell Lecture & Birthday Bash, featuring a talk from Dr. Juilee Decker, author of a forthcoming book “Enid Yandell: Kentucky’s Pioneer Sculptor” — Filson Historical Society, Oct. 3

  • Speed Reading Book Club: “Three Girls in a Flat” — Speed Art Museum, Nov. 12 



Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: June 13, 2019

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TONIGHT:

It is PRIDE weekend and there is a lot going on, but this is perhaps the Main Event: 2019 Kentuckiana PRIDE Parade, Concert & Festival

Kentucky Shakespeare Festival: Henry IV, Part II opens free in Central Park.

When Fishies Rain Down is a World Premiere from Bunbury Theatre.

SATURDAY:

The Louisville Fringe Festival is gearing up for a 2nd year with Fringe Submissions OPEN Party

ONGOING:

Sculptor Enid Yandell

Sculptor Enid Yandell

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 is at The Filson.

Paper Cuts is a first solo show for local illustrator and UofL Graduate, Jenna White at Revelry Gallery.

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery

Art by A.E, from Menagerie at Studioworks by Zoom Group

"Do you know them?" at Swanson Contemporary features new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Janet Baughman, Rex Lagerstrom, & Dena Williams are showing at Kore Gallery.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer is at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio June 13, 2019

Rita M. Cameron's work appears on the June issue of Louisville magazine. She joined Keith Waits this week for LVA's Artebella On The Radio. Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM/or stream on ARTXFM.com Thursday at 10am.


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Rita M. Cameron was born in Louisville KY. She was educated at MSU in Morehead KY (started out as printmaker then turned to painting). From 1994-1998 she maintained a studio on Billy Goat Strut Alley- an old warehouse with no plumbing or heat since 2013 she has worked out of her studio space at Art Sanctuary.

 

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: June 7, 2019

Gibbs Rounsavall at The Galt House

Gibbs Rounsavall at The Galt House

TONIGHT:

Meet Galt House Artist in Residence Gibbs Rounsavall

Revelry Gallery is hosting Maria Napoli for a special pop-up of original oil paintings: Landed In Louisville.

Breaking the Mold: Sculptor Enid Yandell’s Early Life, 1869-1900 opens at The Filson.

Nureyev, the documentary from BAFTA nominated directors, Jacqui and David Morris opens at Speed Cinema.

Jenna White at Revelry

Jenna White at Revelry

SATURDAY:

Paper Cuts is a first solo show for local illustrator and UofL Graduate, Jenna White at Revelry Gallery.

ONGOING:

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery

Art by A.E, from Menagerie at Studioworks by Zoom Group

"Do you know them?" at Swanson Contemporary features new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Janet Baughman, Rex Lagerstrom, & Dena Williams are showing at Kore Gallery.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer is at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio June 6, 2019

Tatiana Rathke & Keith McGill are two (out of 15) members of the 2019 Hadley Creatives Cohort, which will be presenting "Dis/comfort Zones" at Actors Theatre on June 8. Hear them talk all about it with Keith Waits Thursday morning at 10am on LVA's Artebella On The Radio. Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com.

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The Community Foundation of Louisville presents the 2019 class of Hadley Creatives’ culminating project with a show on Saturday, June 8th, 2019 from 6-9 pm at Actors Theatre of Louisville. The 2019 Hadley Creatives class will present Dis/Comfort Zones: a journey into the sensations and politics of being, on Saturday, June 8th, 2019.

Tatiana Rathke is a visual artist and photographer who creates dream-like, colorful portraits and digital collages. Her work explores the beauty and drama of human beings and the natural world. 

 

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Keith McGill is a free-lance theatre teacher and workshop facilitator, an actor, and a stand-up comedianHe has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Louisville.

The other members of the 2019 Hadley Creatives are Theresa Bautista, Andrew Cenci, William M.Duffy, Morgan Ecklund, Erica De La O, Eli Keel, Adrienne Miller, Irene Mudd, Brandon Ragland, Gibbs Rounsavall, Erica Cody-Rucker, Sanjay Saverimuttu, & Richard Sullivan.

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: May 31, 2019

Bob Lockhart

Bob Lockhart

TONIGHT:

“My Thoughts on Everything” is a solo show from Bob Lockhart at Kaviar Forge & Gallery

Menagerie opens at Studioworks by Zoom Group.

NOTE by Eli Keel is a world premiere from Looking for Lilith Theatre Company.

Edward Albee's The Goat opens at Liminal Playhouse.

Art by A.E, from  Menagerie  at Studioworks by Zoom Group

Art by A.E, from Menagerie at Studioworks by Zoom Group

Kentucky Shakespeare Festival: As You Like It is the 1st production of their summer season.

SATURDAY:

Orchestra Enigmatic performs Breaking the Mold: Gender Identity at Art Sanctuary.

Butchertown Art Fair is this weekend.

ONGOING:

"Do you know them?" at Swanson Contemporary features new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie continues through August.

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

Matthew McDole’s Strawberry Mansion exhibit is at Revelry Gallery.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer is at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

A Perspective In Paint by Geoff Crowe at Kore Gallery.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio May 30, 2019

Looking for Lilith Theatre Company is producing the world premiere of Eli Keel's Note May 31, and Meghan Logue Holland is one of the cast. They joined Keith Waits in the studio May 30 to talk about it. Tune in WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com Thursday at 10am.

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ELI KEEL is a playwright, actor, and journalist. Eli is also a non-binary queer who is bi-polar. He is a member of the 2019 cohort of the Hadley Creatives | Co-founder of Louisville Fringe Festival | Work produced by Theatre 502Looking for Lilith Theatre CompanyDerby City PlaywrightsSpalding UniversityPPINK, 1619 Flux: Art + Activism, and Suspend the Moment Productions LLC. He won the Arts-Louisville.com award for best new play, the Theatre [502] Produced Nobody Bunny in the Golden Age of Animation.


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MEGAN LOGUE HOLLAND is an actor making her Looking for Lilith debut. Here in Louisville she has worked with The Bard’s Town Theatre; Mary Shelley Electric Co; Baby Horse Theatre Group; Finnigan Productions; Derby City Playwrights; Clarksville Little Theatre. She is a Member of the Louisville Championship Arm Wrestling roster as ‘Jane Saw’. Training: BFA Northern Kentucky University (Acting).

NOTE by ELI KEEL presented by Looking for Lilith

MAY 31, JUNE 1, 3, 7, 8 @ 7:30 pm, and JUNE 9 @ 5:30 pm at
The Mex Theater at The Kentucky Center for the Arts
http://www.kentuckycenter.org/all-shows/note

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: May 24, 2019

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TONIGHT:

Opening Reception - "Do you know them?" with new work from Sara Olshansky and Kevin Warth.

Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie opens tonight.

ONGOING:

Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

Matthew McDole’s Strawberry Mansion exhibit is at Revelry Gallery.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer is at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

Hit The Wall by Ike Holter runs one more weekend from Pandora Productions

"Unbounded Domains" by Vian Sora at Moremen Gallery.

Horsepower at Craft(s) Gallery and Mercantile.

A Perspective In Paint by Geoff Crowe at Kore Gallery.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary


PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio May 23, 2019

Tammy Burke and Helen Payne, from the current UofL/Hite MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center will be joining KeithWaits in the studio this week to talk about their work. Tune in to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com each Thursday at 10am to hear artists speak about their work on LVA's Artebella On The Radio.

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Tammy Burke has a MA in Media Communications, Webster University 2008 and a BFA in Painting Herron School of Art, IUPUI Indianapolis 1997. “Thinging”, solo MFA thesis exhibition, Grow West MFA Studios, Portland neighborhood, April 22 to May 3, 2019.   She mounted an installation concurrent with the run of Eurydice, at the U of L Thrust Theater in January 2018, and participated in the Artlink Regional Exhibition, Artlink Contemporary Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN, January through March of 2018. 


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Helen Payne was born on Jamestown, RI and was raised in Appalachia.  She’s studied poetry at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics and art at the Slade School of Fine Art, UCL and the Maryland Institute, College of Art. Helen’s paintings and drawings have been shown nationally including Fraser Gallery, Washington, DC, Woman-Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA, Mobius Gallery, Cambridge, MA and the Holzwaser Gallery. Her work is held in many private collections and Governor Gaston Caperton’s West Virginia Collection.

The Hite Art Institute 2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition. Featuring a selection of works from this year’s graduating MFA student’s thesis exhibitions.

2019 MFA Graduates include Lauren Bader, Reid Broadstreet, Tammy Burke, Helen Payne, Monica Stewart and KCJ Szwedzinski.

The exhibition will run through - August 30, 2019
Gallery Hours: Wed-Friday 11am - 6pm
Saturday 11 am - 3 pm

Link Round Up

Friday Link Roundup: May 17, 2019

KCJ Szwedzinski,  Ask me How I Really Feel , 2013, montoype, 15” x 11”

KCJ Szwedzinski, Ask me How I Really Feel, 2013, montoype, 15” x 11”

TONIGHT:

There is an opening reception for Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care at The Hite Institute’s Schneider Galleries.

Its time again for After Hours at the Speed this month in partnership with Louisville Public Media.

SATURDAY:

Matthew McDole at Revelry

Matthew McDole at Revelry

In partnership with the NuLu Business Association, The Fund for the Arts is raising money for the arts with Round Up for the Arts.

ONGOING:

Matthew McDole’s Strawberry Mansion exhibit is at Revelry Gallery.

The Academy of LVA Exhibit is at Louisville Visual Art.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer is at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition at Cressman Center.

The Spring Invitational. is at Kleinhelter Galley in New Albany

A double bill of Laundry & Bourbon & Lone Star is at The Bard’s Town Theatre.

Young American Shakespeare Festival 2019 continues this weekend at Commonwealth Theatre Center.

Hit The Wall by Ike Holter runs one more weekend from Pandora Productions

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.

A Perspective In Paint by Geoff Crowe at Kore Gallery.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary

PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio May 16, 2019

Sara Cissell & Diane Dillman joined us to talk about "Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self Care", the exhibit they curated at the Hite Institute at U of L. They also brought one of the artists, Carrie Donovan. Tune in to WOXO 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com Thursdays at 10am to listen to LVA's Artebella On The Radio.

By Brianna Harlan

By Brianna Harlan

Sara Cissell will be graduating this upcoming fall 2019 with her BA in Art History and Humanities. Sara has eight years of museum experience formerly working at the Frazier History Museum, and currently the Speed Art Museum. She has interned for the Speed, KMAC, and Sheherazade Gallery. This will be Sara’s first curated show.

Diana Dillman graduated Fall 2018 with her BA in Art History and has interned for the Filson Historical Society and the United States Capitol Visitors Center. Diana currently works at the Kentucky Derby Museum. She has previously curated for the Critical and Curatorial Studies II class with “Caprices: Wit and Whimsy,” which was also at Schneider Hall.

Carrie Donovan is currently the Design manager at The Speed Art Museum. Originally from the Washington, D.C. area, she received her BFA in Communication Art & Design from the University of Louisville. 

The Hite Art Institute is pleased to present “Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self-Care”, an art exhibition that investigates, comments, and validates the correlation between mental health and the healing process otherwise known as “post-trauma growth.” Post-trauma growth refers to those who have experienced a stronger sense of well-being after a traumatic event. This exhibition solely focuses on local artists and their unique interpretations towards their own self-care and the treatment of others.

“Mental Misconceptions: The Art of Self-Care” features eleven local artists including: Megan Bickel, Jeremy Brightbill, Julio Cesar Rodriguez Aguilar, Andrew and Simon Cozzens, Carrie Donovan, Brianna Harlan, Tammy Richardson, KCJ Szwedzinski, and Letitia Quesenberry.

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Friday Link Roundup: May 10, 2019

“The Horse and the Headdress” by Madelyn Hick, Academy at LVA Senior

“The Horse and the Headdress” by Madelyn Hick, Academy at LVA Senior

TONIGHT:

The Academy of LVA Exhibit Opening Reception is at Louisville Visual Art.

The House Paint and Pencil Show, New Work by Corie and Carrie Neumayer opens at PYRO gallery.

2019 MFA Graduates Exhibition opens at Cressman Center.

Kleinhelter Galley opens their Spring Invitational.

A double bill of Laundry & Bourbon & Lone Star opens at The Bard’s Town Theatre.

Young American Shakespeare Festival 2019 opens this weekend at Commonwealth Theatre Center.

Hit The Wall by Ike Holter opens tonight from Pandora Productions

WEDNESDAY:

Conversation with a Curator is a panel of four of the city’s top curators at South Central Regional Library.

ONGOING:

Tammy Burke: Thinging is at the U of L West MFA building in Portland.

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.

A Perspective In Paint by Geoff Crowe at Kore Gallery.

Joyce Garner - lazy susan is at garner narrative contemporary


PUBLIC Radio

LVA's Artebella On The Radio May 9, 2019: Corie Neumayer and Carrie Neumayer

Corie & Carrie Neumayer are exhibiting as mother-daughter at Pyro Gallery, but first they stopped by the WXOX studios to talk about it with Keith Waits. Tune in each Thursday at 10am to WXOX 97.1 FM, or stream on Artxfm.com.

Photo by Amber Estes Thieneman

Photo by Amber Estes Thieneman

Corie Neumayer is a painter “who creates abstracted paintings of the landscape that focus on open spaces; deserts, mountains, lakes, as well as the countryside of Kentucky and Indiana. My work is done in a variety of untraditional and traditional media. My current work reflects the changes in our climate and the effect on our earth.”

As an educator, Neumayer helped create and develop the Visual Art Magnet program at DuPont Manual High School in Louisville and was a teacher in that program 1986-2004. Neumayer has been a member of PYRO Gallery since 2005.  Corienuemayerpaints.com

Carrie Neumayer is a Louisville, Kentucky based artist and a graduate of the Art Academy of Cincinnati. Co-Founder and Executive Director at Girls Rock Louisville. Her Illustration work can be viewed at carrieneumayer.com

The House Paint & Pencil Show, New artwork by Corie Neumayer & Carrie Neumayer

May 10 – June 15, opening reception Friday, May 10, 6-9pm