Arts Events Calendar

Arts and Crafts

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5th Annual Youth Arts Council Exhibition 2014: Visions

DATE: now through July 25
LOCATION: Living Arts and Science Center, Lexington

'Growth' by Helen Tegeler

Features works inspired by natural forms and connections between plants and the human experience. The exhibition will open June 6 with a First Friday Trolley Hop reception from 6-8 p.m. Helen Tegeler earned her BFA at Bowling Green State University and an MFA from Southern Illinois University. She has exhibited her work internationally and has taught at institutions across the country, including recently at the University of Louisville where she was a visiting faculty member in 2013.
DATE: now through Aug. 16
LOCATION: Cressman Center for Visual Arts Galleries, 100 East Main Street, Louisville

In Residence Exhibition

Free. Works by painter Lori Larusso and fiber artist Melissa Vandenberg. Free opening reception Sept. 5, 6-9 pm.
DATE: now through Aug. 26
LOCATION: Lexington Art League, 209 Castlewood Drive, Lexington

Repurposed & Recycled: Works by Kentucky Artisans

Showcases both two-dimensional and three-dimensional works made from a variety of unusual found and recycled materials. From old children's building blocks to cigarette butts, antique weather vanes and dehydrated tree frogs, this exhibit by 41 Kentucky artists includes jewelry, furniture, clothing, sculpture, collage, paintings and a variety of mixed-media works using fiber, metal and wood.
DATE: now through Sept. 6
LOCATION: The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, 200 Artisan Way, Berea

Kentucky Bourbon: Distillation and Inspiration

DATE: now through Nov. 16
LOCATION: The Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea, 200 Artisan Way, Berea

Festival of Learnshops

Introductory to advanced level classes, from two-hour make-and-take sessions, to a weekend devoted to dulcimer music, organic gardening, or a week-long concentration in pottery, glass work, or creative writing. Festival participants get hotel discounts. For a course catalogue and online registration, visit www.berea.com.
DATE: July 11-27
LOCATION: Locations throughout Berea

AFB Woodland Art Fair

Free admission. Features 200 artists, live music and create-your-own family art. Presented by the Lexington Art League and Lexington Fayette Urban County Government Parks and Recreation.
DATE: Aug. 16, 10 am-6 pm; Aug. 17, 10 am-5 pm
LOCATION: Woodland Park, 601 E. High St., Lexington

Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen Fall Fair

Features handmade, juried items, including baskets, weaving, wood, jewelry, photography, 2-D painting, natural materials, sculpture, clay, metalsmithing, florals, 2-D drawing, leather and more.
DATE: Saturday, Oct. 11, 10 am-6 pm; Sunday, Oct. 12, 10 am -5 pm
LOCATION: Indian Fort Theatre, Berea

See our Arts Links page for links to Kentucky arts organizations, performing companies, and venues.