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City of Paducah, WKCTC awarded National Endowment for the Arts grant for proposed art park

West Kentucky Community and Technical College and the City of Paducah partnered together for an Our Town grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) and have been awarded $25,000 for a proposed art park adjacent to the College’s Paducah School of Art and Design (PSAD). NEA’s Our Town program encourages local partnerships that integrate design and the arts into the fabric of the community...

WKCTC’s Paducah School of Art and Design to host community involved art exhibition by Ruth Baggett

West Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Paducah School of Art and Design (PSAD) will open Extension of Thought, a community involved art installation by Ruth Baggett with a free community reception January 18 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Bill Ford Gallery. The gallery is located at PSAD’s 2D and Graphic Design Building at 905 Harrison Street in Paducah’s Lower Town Arts District. The...

WKCTC Professors to share state’s history in second season of WKMS ‘Old Kentucky Tales’ podcast

West Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Brent Taylor and Jason Donner are once again sharing quirky tales from Kentucky’s past with the second season podcast series of “Old Kentucky Tales” on WKMS. Taylor, a history professor, and Donner, an associate professor of communication, both of Paducah, take a light-hearted and amusing look into Kentucky’s history with...

Find those one-of-a-kind gifts at WKCTC’s Paducah School of Art and Design Holiday Art Sale Dec. 2-3

West Kentucky Community and Technical College’s Paducah School of Art and Design (PSAD) invites the public to its seventh annual Holiday Art Sale in the college’s Clemens Fine Arts Center Gallery December 2-3. The Holiday Art Sale will be open in the gallery Saturday, December 2 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, December 3 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Providing the opportunity to purchase unique...