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Louisville’s Speed Art Museum to open Tales of the Turf exhibit celebrating Kentucky’s horses Nov. 15

The Speed Art Museum will open the first exhibition to examine Kentucky’s relationship to the horse through art Nov. 15. Tales from the Turf: The Kentucky Horse, 1825 – 1950 will feature paintings, sculpture, photographs, drawings, prints, and manuscripts to tell the story of the horse in the Bluegrass State. The exhibition will reflect all the ways that images of the horse have represented the...

Ky. Artisan Center to celebrate 45 years of Larkspur Press and the art of the book Oct. 20 – Jan. 31

Larkspur Press owner Gary Zeitz using the Chandler & Price press (Photo from KAC) The Kentucky Artisan Center will celebrate 45 Years of Larkspur Press, owned and operated by artist Gray Zeitz, in an exhibit Oct. 20 through Jan. 31. Featuring beautiful hand letterpress printed broadside poems with illustrations, and an array of handmade books by Larkspur Press, the exhibit includes wood engravings...