Visually Speaking: this week’s art news and events (11/9)

[The above image is “Let Go, Dive In, Feel Up” by Jake Ford at the Open Studio Weekend.]

Top art events
Regina Fiorito, Gallery Director and Partner at Galerie Gisela Capitian, Cologne, is giving a talk about her role in an international constellation of art galleries. Monday, Nov. 9 at 5:30 p.m. at U of L’s Schneider Hall Galleries. Free and open to the public (louisville.edu/art).

Artist and illustrator Jennifer Maravillas is giving a talk on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. at U of L’s Schneider Hall Galleries. The presentation will be on her recently completed work “71 Square Miles.” Open to the public. Seating is limited; please RSVP to louisville.aiga.org. AIGA members $5, non-members $15, students $10 (louisville.edu/art).

The Fund for the Arts is presenting “Arts in Health” by Robert Gupta on Friday, Nov. 13. Open to the public. Tickets are $25 (fundforthearts.org).

The Little Loomhouse, 328 Kenwood Hill Road, is holding its “Third Annual Holiday in the Woods” on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 6-9 p.m. The holiday art sale feature local artists, refreshments and music (littleloomhouse.org).

The Third Annual Open Studio Weekend is on Saturday, Nov. 14 and Sunday, Nov. 15. Over 100 artists have opened their studios for viewing. Tickets are $20 (louisvillevisualart.org).

About the Author

Visually Speaking: this week’s art news and events (11/9)

Jo Anne Triplett is the contributing visual arts editor at LEO Weekly. She’s a past member of the Mayor’s Advisory Committee on Public Art, was the content advisor on the Glassworks Building video, and has written for Louisville Magazine, Kentucky Homes and Gardens and the national publication Glass Craftsman. Jo Anne came to Louisville from Washington, D.C. where she worked as a researcher and writer for the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

 

 

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