November 16, 2011 - 2:52pm
Can you envision a kite that looks like a dragon, a buffalo, or a canoe? At the Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft that is exactly what you will see, some with tails 40 feet long or more! At the Visions of Lewis and Clark: Contemporary Kites Tell the Story, you will see a kite that tells of history in a different way. This is an educational exhibit for children and adults that love kites and history.
Although it was a rough start and I didn’t make the unveiling of the York kite due to the marathon and the streets being blocked off, I finally made it to the museum. At first I wondered if it was going to be worth fighting the traffic with 2 young boys in tow, fighting for a place to park 3...
November 16, 2011 - 9:00am
Local artist, Aaron Kizer, gets national recognition with his amazing Steve Jobs tribute painting, created in just minutes before your eyes.
Recently, on 11.11.11 to be exact, I had the opportunity to witness a friend of mine create one of the most phenomenal art performances I’ve ever seen. Hailing from Owensboro Kentucky, Aaron Kizer, of Kizer Arts, who's proficient at speed painting and street art, created the above tribute...
December 14, 2011 - 2:40pm
Enchanted: attract, cause to be enamored, hold spellbound. That is what art does to us. We are attracted to art, it holds us spellbound. At Enchanted Arts Studio Amelia Robinson - Founder and Director gives everyone the chance to create the masterpiece inside of them. With Open Studio hours, monthly rates and mentoring artist can chose what is best for them. Enchanted Studio follows the Community 5C guidelines of Compassion, Connection, Cooperation, Contribution and Consideration. Enchanted Arts is at Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center.
Amelia Robinson of Enchanted Arts and her assistant Alexis’ personalities are as enchanting as their studio. The studio itself promotes a calm and peaceful surrounding. Amelia and Alexis were excited to accept me into the studio and show me around and tell me around. Being an art...
November 8, 2011 - 12:29pm
Have you ever thought about traveling to California and wondered what it would be like? Have you ever wanted to own a piece of art? What would it be like traveling from California to Kentucky linking the places you have been? Better still, what do you think about an Artist that gives the public the ability to interact directly with the art by giving you a piece of her art, free to art critics and lovers alike? Ashley Brossart has done just that with her Orange-Peeled Art Drops that is now on exhibit at the Bridge Gallery at Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center.
When I first heard of the Orange-Peeled Art Drops exhibit I thought of exactly what you’re probably thinking of, "orange peels, that’s weird." When I seen the photographs of the art I was amazed at the intricacy of it. Ashley Brossart linked many areas in Louisville and...
July 29, 2012 - 7:05pm
Contemporary photographer who often works with nudes and alternative lighting will be having an opening reception for his exhibit at Blue Heron Gallery in Milltown, IN.