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Our Mission

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

Nov
12

AMERICA TO ZANZIBAR: MUSLIM CULTURES NEAR AND FAR

America to Zanzibar is an immersive, interactive exhibit about the diversity of Muslim cultures in our community, our country, and the world.
Nov
12

Monday Night Dance

Join the Louisville Country Dancers for our Monday night dance! Dancing starts at 8pm.
Nov
12

The Game’s Afoot

Directed by ALAN WELLER It’s December 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired the world over for his role in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited fellow cast-members to...
Nov
13

Open Studio

During "Open Studio" we will feature weekly changing invitations to create as well as the opportunity to create and explore on your own! We will provide the paint, glue, collage ma...
Nov
13

Art + Lunch

Join us on the second Tuesday of every month at 11:30am for an hour-long guided docent tour of the current exhibitions, followed by lunch and a sweet treat at Proof on Main – you...
Nov
13

Shakespeare in the Libraries: Two-Actor Taming of the Shrew

We’re again partnering with the Louisville Free Public Library to bring Shakespeare to you this November.
Nov
13

KMAC Poetry Slam

Join in the competitive art of slam poetry.
Nov
14

Guided Docent Tour

21c Museum Louisville offers guided docent tours of our current exhibitions each WED and FRI at 5pm.
Nov
14

Adult Class - Pottery Making at Magpie3x3

This class will give you the opportunity to learn hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques to complete assigned projects.
Nov
14

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.
Nov
14

Patron Circle Curator Talk: Whiskey and Pickles: Tupperware in the 1800’s.

Curator Scott Erbes walks through the Speed’s collection of 19th century stoneware, the Tupperware of it’s day.
Nov
14

Yelp's Art in Action 2018

Nov
14

Speed Cinema Presents: Harlan Jacobson’s Talk Cinema: Shoplifters

Harlan Jacobson’s Talk Cinema Shoplifters (Manbiki Kazoku) Directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda “It builds slowly into a puzzle piece of quietly explosive force.
Nov
15

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.
Nov
15

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

November 8-17 at CTC: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee music/lyrics by William Finn book by Rachel Sheinkin conceived by Rebecca Feldman directed by Mera Kathryn Cor...
Nov
15

The Santaland Diaries

November 15 - December 23, 2018 Run Time: 65 minutes.
Nov
16

Oboe Concerto

Ken-David Masur, the next generation of the talented Masur family (his father Kurt was a noted-conductor), is making his mark as a bold and fearless conductor whose performances as...
Nov
16

Out-of-School Time STEAM Exchange

When: September 7 & 21, October 12 & 26, November 2, 4:45-6:30 p.
Nov
16

Guided Docent Tour

21c Museum Louisville offers guided docent tours of our current exhibitions each WED and FRI at 5pm.
Nov
16

Clay Date - Pottery Making at Magpie3x3

Bring your date, spouse, friend, sister, mother or come solo.
Nov
16

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.
Nov
16

After Hours at the Speed

Brought to you by Old Forester.
Nov
16

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

November 8-17 at CTC: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee music/lyrics by William Finn book by Rachel Sheinkin conceived by Rebecca Feldman directed by Mera Kathryn Cor...
Nov
16

The Santaland Diaries

November 15 - December 23, 2018 Run Time: 65 minutes.
Nov
17

Yoga with Art

STRETCH your horizons at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville’s weekly Saturday Series.

The Arts Link App is Here!

With the Louisville Arts Link App you now have a central arts calendar and can view upcoming events, purchase tickets, access your Arts Card, receive Arts Card discounts, access donor benefits, and even become a donor!

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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

Delta Dental Making Smiles Happen® Arts in Education Initiative

Delta Dental of Kentucky doubles down on supporting transformative arts experiences for students across the Commonwealth. In partnership with Fund for the Arts, thousands of students enjoy innovative arts programming that engages creative minds and inspires student success.

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