Lexington Legatees: Contemporary Printmaking in the Bluegrass
Nick Alley, Cricket Press (Sara and Brian Turner), Joel Feldman, Liz Foley, Homegrown Press (John Lackey), Hound Dog Press (Nick Baute and Robert Ronk), Larkspur Press (Gray Zeitz), and Derrick Riley
Nov. 5 – Dec. 5, 2012
Closed Nov. 21-23 for Thanksgiving
Lexington Gallery Hop, Fri., Nov. 16, 5-8 p.m.
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Lexington has a vibrant small press industry comprised of artists working in a variety of print media including letterpress, wood block, and silk screens. Lexington Legatees: Contemporary Printmaking in the Bluegrass celebrates our “embarrassment of riches” in this month-long exhibition featuring three art talks and culminating in a closing holiday party and print sale on Dec. 5, 5-7 p.m.
Congratulations to Lexington Legatee artist Gray Zeitz who recently received the 2012 Governor’s Award for the Arts, the Commonwealth’s most prestigious arts awards honoring Kentucky individuals, businesses and organizations that make significant contributions to the arts in the state.
Sara & Brian Turner of Cricket Press
Tuesday, Nov. 13, 12:30-1:15 p.m., in Morlan Gallery
Derrick Riley of D-Rock Press
Tuesday, Nov. 20, 12:30-1:15 p.m., in Morlan Gallery
Jim Birchfield, Curator of Rare Books, Special Collections Library, University of Kentucky
Holiday Party and Print Sale
The Morlan Gallery is located on the main floor of the Mitchell Fine Arts Center, located on Fourth Street between Upper and North Broadway. Click here for maps.