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To maximize the impact of the arts on economic development, education and the quality of life for everyone by generating resources, inspiring excellence, and creating community connections.

Events

Aug
25

OWSLEY SUNDAYS: EVERY SUNDAY IS FREE!

Thanks to a generous contribution from Brown-Forman, anyone can visit the Speed for free on Sundays through March 2021.
Aug
25

Open Studio

Visit the Speed for an open art making studio, where the only limitation is your own creativity! Each month, different materials will be provided for you to make artworks inspired ...
Aug
25

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection.
Aug
25

Open Studio: Drawing Machines

Visitors to the August Open Studio will create their own automatic drawing machines and observe as they create unique drawings.
Aug
25

Family Clay Date - Pottery Making at Magpie3x3

A family-friendly clay experience.
Aug
25

Pippin

Aug
25

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection.
Aug
25

ArtsPride Tea Dance

It's an over the top, visually vibrant, upbeat, post-brunch rooftop party- complete with visual artists, a stellar DJ, and a special cocktail that not only benefits the taste buds-...
Aug
25

Family Drop-In Tour

Explore the Speed’s collection on this interactive, hands-on tour designed for children and families.
Aug
25

Speed Cinema+ Presents: Mike Wallace is Here

Mike Wallace Is Here Directed by Avi Belkin “A compulsively engrossing account of a career notable for its gutsy, confrontational attitude toward the power brokers in business an...
Aug
25

Soul Circus

Join us on August 25th for Soul Circus! Weather permitting, all music is performed on our outside stage.
Aug
26

Branson On The Road

America’s favorite road show! Featuring Branson show hosts Debbie Horton & Brian Capps! COUNTRY-COMEDY-BLUEGRASS-GOSPEL Monday – August 26, 2019Doors & Buffet Open 6pmShow Begi...
Aug
26

Live Jazz With The Buzzard

Weekly live jazz performances from the Buzzard every Monday!  8:00-11:00 PM at the Decca's Cellar Lounge.
Aug
26

Pippin

Aug
27

KMAC Adult Workshop: Screen Printing

Explore the process of printmaking by creating stencils and screen printing on posters and fabric.
Aug
28

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection.
Aug
28

Guided Docent Tour

21c Museum Louisville offers guided docent tours of our current exhibitions each WED and FRI at 5pm.
Aug
28

Hand Lettering Basics

You don’t have to be an artist to have envy-inspiring handwriting.
Aug
29

Collection Highlights Drop-In Tour

Explore the Speed and engage in conversations during this one-hour Docent-guided tour focused on the highlights of our collection.
Aug
29

Pippin

Aug
30

KMAC Tiny Art Tales

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Aug
30

KMAC Tiny Art Tales

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Aug
30

Guided Docent Tour

21c Museum Louisville offers guided docent tours of our current exhibitions each WED and FRI at 5pm.
Aug
30

Clay Date - Pottery Making at Magpie3x3

Bring your date, spouse, friend, sister, mother or come solo.
Aug
30

Frankfort Avenue Trolley Hop

On Friday, August 30th, discover Louisville’s most fabulous shopping, dining and entertainment in the historic Frankfort Avenue corridor.

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Programs

EVERY CHILD Arts in Education Initiative

The EVERY CHILD Arts in Education Initiative is designed to increase and re-enforce opportunities for Louisville area children to have access to the arts as a critical component of their overall educational experience.  Includes programs serving all grade levels and establishing experiences across all Arts disciplines: drama, theatre, music and visual arts. Fund for the Arts Cultural Partners offer a variety of education programs in all arts disciplines.

Arts for Kosair Kids®

Launched in the fall of 2015, Arts for Kosair Kids® has engaged more than 360 youth on a weekly basis with arts residencies at the Americana Community Center, Home of the Innocents, Heuser Hearing & Language Academy, Louisville Central Community Center, Summit Academy and Visually Impaired Preschool Services

2019 Awards in the Arts

This annual signature event celebrates the very best of the arts while kicking off Derby Week at historic Churchill Downs. 2019 sponsorship and ticket sales are now available!

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