Visually Speaking: This week’s art news and events (1/18)

[The above image is an untitled work by David Sharpe in “Bernheim: A Natural Muse” at the Carnegie Center.]

Art news
Deven 7 Studios Collective Gallery and Custom Picture Framing is moving to 307 E. Breckinridge St. on Feb. 1 (

The Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center is sponsoring the 2016 September Art Fair Poster Contest. $500 cash prize. Deadline: March 31 (

The Kentucky Foundation for Women’s 2016 Summer Residency Program at Hopscotch House invites applications from women artists whose focus is creating work that springs from radical feminist thought. Visual, media and performance artists may apply. The residency dates are June 12-18. Three artists will be awarded a weeklong stay at Hopscotch House, $1,500 project funding and artists will participate in a KFW sponsored show featuring their artwork. Information and applications on the website; application deadline is March 4 (

Art events
The Kentucky Arts Council’s “Arts Day in Kentucky 2015” is on Wednesday, Jan. 20 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort (

Gallery K & Coffeehouse, 1600 Story Ave., is having a closing reception for “Finding True North” by Shannon Lockhart on Friday, Jan. 22 at 6-11 p.m. (

Opening of “Bernheim: A Natural Muse’ at the Carnegie Center, 201 E. Spring St. in New Albany, on Friday, Jan. 22. at 6-8 p.m. It runs through April 9 (

“Faces and Spaces” by Whitney Carpenter at the Lydia House, 1101 Lydia St., through Feb. 6.

“Albano Afonso: Self-Portrait as Light” at 21c Museum Hotel, 700 W. Main St., through Feb. 6 (