Visually Speaking: this week's art news and events (12/21)

Dec 21, 2015 at 7:39 pm
Visually Speaking: this week's art news and events (12/21)

[The above image is “At River’s Edge” by Beverly Morfeld from “Just Plein Fun” at the Jane Morgan Gallery.]

Art news The Kentucky Foundation for Women has recently announced its 2015 Artist Enrichment grantees. Louisville-area artists and art businesses receiving awards are the Beaded Treasures Project, Chanson Calhoun, Haydee Canovas, Luckett Davidson, Ann Dawkins, Ellyn Lichvar, Looking for Lilith Theatre Company, Debra Lott, Maiden Radio, Robbie Jaye McCreary, Rheonna Nicole, Reedmywords Inc., Scz, Ashley Thursby and Dorlene Woods (

Theo Edmonds of IDEAS xLab has been elected to the Americans for the Arts’ National Advisory Council (

Call for art: The Muhammad Ali Center is seeking photographs by professional and amateur artists of all ages for their exhibition “Shining a Light: International Photo Contest.” Deadline: Jan. 15 (

Top art events Tasir Franz at Prophecy Ink, 907 Baxter Ave., through Jan. 9 (

“Goddesses, Garb and Gilt” at the Arts Council of Southern Indiana, 820 E. Market St. in New Albany, through Jan. 16 (

“Just Plein Air” group exhibition at Jane Morgan Gallery, 4838 Brownsboro Road, through March 31 (