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October 2017

Collecting Photography: Advice and Strategies

October 8 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum: Grand Hall,
2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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Join us for a discussion on collecting photography including helpful advice and strategies from experts. Our panel features Paul Paletti, director of the Louisville Photo Biennial, Rachel Peart, a specialist in Photographs from Phillips auction house in New York, Stephen Reily, Interim Director of the Speed Art Museum, and Miranda Lash, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Speed Art Museum. This event is presented in conjunction with Southern Elegy: Photography from the Stephen Reily Collection and the Louisville Photo Biennial.…

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Southern Symbols Keynote: Lost Causes and Causes Not Lost: Confederate Memorials, Then and Now by Dr. David Blight

October 13 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Speed Art Museum,
2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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Keynote lecture by Dr. David W. Blight of Yale University Dr. Blight will deliver a lecture on why the Confederacy in its various memorial manifestations never seems to go away. It will also examine why nearly all debates or struggles over monuments and memorials are about the the present. He will address this issue as a matter of origins and about our contemporary political culture. Dr. David W. Blight is the Class of 1954 Professor of American History and Director…

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Adele & Leonard Leight Lecture Series: Hank Murta Adams

October 20 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Art Museum: Grand Hall,
2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States
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The Adele and Leonard Leight Series: Art, Design, and Innovation presents: Hank Murta Adams – Assumption and Consumption: The Collision of Creativity and Community Artist and art educator Hank Murta Adams uses glass and metal to explore the space between the personal and the universal, often working with the human figure. For the Adele and Leonard Leight Series, Adams will review his evolution as an artist and his creative intersections with communities. Adams received his undergraduate degree in painting from…

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