Photo 100/100: A Party to Begin All Others

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The Speed celebrated the kickoff of its $50 million expansion project with a weekend full of events! This year’s 100/100 party invited guests to make their mark on the Speed like never before with a collaborative art project on the Museum’s walls. The evening also featured dancing in the Sculpture Court with spinning by Jaleel Bunton from the band TV on the Radio.

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Photo The Power of Public Space

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The Speed Art Museum partnered with the International Network for the Conservation of Contemporary Art – North America (INCCA-NA) and Louisville’s Commission on Public Art (COPA) to present a two-day symposium, titled “The Power of Public Space” from September 14-15. This program welcomed conservators, artists, and the public to consider the importance of, and provide solutions, to conserve and maintain public art. Photos by Kenneth Hayden.

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Video Kentucky Sideboard: A Masterpiece Unveiled!

Curator Scott Erbes discusses the Speed’s newest Masterpiece, a Kentucky sideboard, in a conversation with Matthew, a Speed Youth Apprentice.

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Photo UofL Night at the Museum: Mysteries & Magic

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The Museum came to life with a dramatic mix of circus arts and street entertainment as part of UofL’s Student Welcome Week. More than 1,200 students shared a night at the Speed full of interactive art projects, fire dancers and other performers, henna tattooing, a photo booth, music, and scavenger hunts of the collection.

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Video Going for the Gold: An Interview with Curator Kim Spence

In this video, Hannah interviews the curator of Going for the Gold: Selections from the Kebric Olympic Collection, Kim Spence. This is a production of the Youth Apprentice Program at the Speed Art Museum.

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