Loading Events

← Back to Events

Speed Art Museum

Upcoming

October 2017

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 18 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Side-by-Side Workshop: Nature All Around Me

October 19 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Beauty exists all around us – you just have to look for it! See how artists throughout history have drawn inspiration from nature and then design your own masterpiece using natural materials. Early learners (ages 2-5) will enjoy exploring the Museum and expressing their creativity. Each workshop begins with a tour of the Museum’s galleries, followed by a hands-on art making activity. A parent or guardian must register with the child and remain with them throughout the workshop. $5 for…

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 19 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 20 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

After Hours at the Speed

October 20 at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

MUSIC. DRINKS. ART. Evening hours are back at the Speed! On the Third Friday of every month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, food + drinks by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before. October’s exciting events include: — Live music from The Fervor, Todd Hildreth Trio, and Joey Thieman and Friends —…

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 21 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 22 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 22 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Citizen Girls! A Social Justice Book Club

October 22 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Today’s teenage girls are tomorrow’s world citizens, voters, and activists! Through education and inspiration, girls can be empowered, informed, and confident. We invite all teenage girls to join our monthly book club that tackles tough subjects like women’s rights, immigration, civil rights, the environment, and much more, in a safe space that is open for dialogue. Readers will interact with guest moderators, politicians, and community advocates, plus have opportunities to connect through art and activism. All girls ages 13-17 are…

Find out more »

Preschool Drop-in Tour: Animals Tour

October 25 at 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Gallop, slither, or swim to the Speed for this wild tour! Explore artworks depicting animals and learn more about fascinating creatures from around the world on this early childhood tour. Bring your preschooler (ages 2-5) to the Speed Art Museum for a fun and educational tour designed specifically for early learners! A variety of different tours are available to appeal to your little one’s interests. Encourage your child’s inner art lover with a memorable experience at the Speed! Free with…

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 25 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 26 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 27 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Speed Teen Advisory Council Presents: Fright Night

October 27 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

There’s been a murder at the Museum, and we need your help! Solve the case on our murder mystery tour, and once you’ve caught the killer, enjoy some twisted tunes, games, sweet treats, spooky snacks, and prizes for best costume and pumpkin decorating. Special guests include face painters, a photo booth from Derby City Selfie, and much more. Costumes encouraged! Event planned by the Speed’s Teen Advisory Council. This event is open to high school students ONLY. Ticket Pricing: members:…

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

October 28 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Gallery Talk: Art + Nature

October 28 at 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Our monthly gallery talk series offers you an in-depth look at the Speed’s collection. During each Art and… gallery talk, we’ll use a different topic as a lens through which to explore one or more artworks. Join Eileen Yanoviak, Membership Manager at the Speed, to explore how the limitless possibilities of the natural world have inspired artists for centuries. From delicate details to sweeping light and color, discover how artists present their experiences of nature. What new perspectives will you…

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 28 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 29 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlight Drop-in Tour

October 29 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »
November 2017

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 1 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 2 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Teacher Professional Development: Connect the Arts: Exploring the Speed Through Music, Dance, and Theater

November 2 at 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Explore the Speed’s collection through various forms of creative expression. In what ways is a painting like a theater production? In what ways have artworks inspired musical compositions? How can we use dance to help us better understand how an artwork was created? These are just some of the questions that will be addressed during this interactive session. Register!   Our professional development workshops are designed to provide K-12 teachers with resources and ideas that are original, easy to use,…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 3 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

November 4 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Early Childhood Professional Development: Meaningful Connections: Discussing Art with Young Children

November 4 at 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

How can early childhood educators use art reproductions to promote learning in their classrooms? This training will review the use of art vocabulary, open-ended questions, and Visual Thinking Strategies methodology as it applies to art discussions in the early childhood classroom. Learn how to use these strategies for talking about art with young children to engage cognitive, language, and social development. This workshop meets requires for annual training hours through ECE-TRIS. Online registration required. Free. Register!   Questions about Early…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 4 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

The Bacchanal – 9th Annual Patron Circle Party

November 4 at 8:00 pm - November 5 at 1:00 am
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

The Bacchanal 9th Annual Patron Circle Party Saturday, November 4, 2017, 8:00 pm-  1:00 am Featuring festive live music by Stirfry Musette, silent disco, and revelry. Decadent food and drinks by Wiltshire At The Speed. Dress like the gods…or a mere mortal. Free & exclusive to International Benefactor and Patron Circle members. RSVP by Friday, October 20, 2017. To enter the gate of clouds or to bring guests contact Kelly Scott at 502.634.2704 or kscott@speedmuseum.org. Click here for more information…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 5 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 5 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Side-by-Side Workshop: My Five Senses

November 8 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

We use our five senses to learn about the world around us, and this exciting workshop incorporates all of them! We will explore the galleries and imagine what we would see, touch, taste, smell, and hear in different artworks then complete an artmaking activity that engages our senses! Early learners (ages 2-5) will enjoy exploring the Museum and expressing their creativity. Each workshop begins with a tour of the Museum’s galleries, followed by a hands-on art making activity. A parent…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 8 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 9 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 10 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

November 11 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 11 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 12 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Drop-in Tour: Nature Tour

November 12 at 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Connect with nature as you experience the Speed in a whole new way. From paintings depicting gardens to our beautiful Art Park, there is something for every young nature lover on this tour. Bring your preschooler (ages 2-5) to the Speed Art Museum for a fun and educational tour designed specifically for early learners! A variety of different tours are available to appeal to your little one’s interests. Encourage your child’s inner art lover with a memorable experience at the…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 12 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Global Speed Series: Netherlands

November 14 at 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Henry Luttikhuizen “Looking for Love in the Low Countries” During the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Dutch artists addressed a variety of themes associated with lust and love, ranging from the proposition of prostitutes to the promise of marital bliss. These tantalizing images offered ample opportunities to delight in human folly, to recognize the risks of romance, and envision the possibility of matrimonial harmony. Henry Luttikhuizen is Professor Art History at Calvin College in Grand Rapids MI.  He is the co-author…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 15 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 16 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 17 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

After Hours at the Speed

November 17 at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

MUSIC. DRINKS. ART. Evening hours are back at the Speed! On the Third Friday of every month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, food + drinks by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before. November’s exciting events include:  — Silent Disco with local DJs — Tribute to Radiohead’s “In Rainbows” performed by…

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

November 18 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Gallery Talk: Art + Fashion

November 18 at 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Our monthly gallery talk series offers you an in-depth look at the Speed’s collection. During each Art and… gallery talk, we’ll use a different topic as a lens through which to explore one or more artworks. Join Chief Curator Erika Holmquist-Wall for a revealing look at fashion trends throughout the Speed’s collection. What new perspectives will you gain? Free with general admission.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 18 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Museum Melodies Tour with Sharon Owen

November 19 at 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Join local children’s musician, Sharon Owen, for an interactive, musical adventure through the Speed! Inspired by artworks in the Museum’s collection, sing and make music as you tour the galleries and experience the museum in a whole new way. This tour is best suited to children who are between 2 and 7 years of age. Free with general admission.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 19 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 19 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 22 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Speed Art Museum Closed: Thanksgiving Day

November 23 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

The Speed Art Museum will be closed on Thursday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will reopen on Friday, November 24 at 10:00 am.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 24 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

November 25 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Preschool Drop-in Tour: Storytime Tour

November 25 at 10:30 am - 11:15 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Join Speed Art Museum educators for a literary adventure around the Museum! This tour will link favorite children’s books with works in the museum’s collection to encourage language development and spark lively conversations. Bring your preschooler (ages 2-5) to the Speed Art Museum for a fun and educational tour designed specifically for early learners! A variety of different tours are available to appeal to your little one’s interests. Encourage your child’s inner art lover with a memorable experience at the…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 25 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 26 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 26 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 29 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

November 30 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »
December 2017

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 1 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

December 2 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Gallery Talk: Art + History

December 2 at 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Our monthly gallery talk series offers you an in-depth look at the Speed’s collection. During each Art and… gallery talk, we’ll use a different topic as a lens through which to explore one or more artworks. Join Mick Sullivan, Manager of Youth and Family Programs at the Frazier History Museum and creator of The Past and The Curious podcast, to discover something new while looking at Art through the lens of History. What new perspectives will you gain? Free with…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 2 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 3 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Drop-in Tour: Animals Tour

December 3 at 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Gallop, slither, or swim to the Speed for this wild tour! Explore artworks depicting animals and learn more about fascinating creatures from around the world on this early childhood tour. Bring your preschooler (ages 2-5) to the Speed Art Museum for a fun and educational tour designed specifically for early learners! A variety of different tours are available to appeal to your little one’s interests. Encourage your child’s inner art lover with a memorable experience at the Speed! Free with…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 3 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 6 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Drop-in Tour: Five Senses Tour

December 7 at 10:30 am - 11:15 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Explore the Speed’s galleries using your five senses! Imagine what it you would hear, see, smell, taste, or touch if you were transported into different artworks while encouraging critical thinking skills. Bring your preschooler (ages 2-5) to the Speed Art Museum for a fun and educational tour designed specifically for early learners! A variety of different tours are available to appeal to your little one’s interests. Encourage your child’s inner art lover with a memorable experience at the Speed! Free…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 7 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Teacher Professional Development: Full STEAM Ahead

December 7 at 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Join us for an interactive evening where we put the A(rt) in STEAM. Analyze ancient feats of engineering, predict the weather based on a painting, and discover reactions between art materials as you learn new approaches for using artworks from the Speed collection to enhance a STEM curriculum. Register!   Our professional development workshops are designed to provide K-12 teachers with resources and ideas that are original, easy to use, and in support of Core Learning Standards. These highly interactive…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 8 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

December 9 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tours

December 9 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 10 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 10 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Preschool Side-by-Side Workshop: Colorful Connections

December 13 at 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Search for different colors in artworks and learn about how artists use color while exploring the Museum’s contemporary art collection. Then create a colorful masterpiece of your own while learning about color mixing! Early learners (ages 2-5) will enjoy exploring the Museum and expressing their creativity. Each workshop begins with a tour of the Museum’s galleries, followed by a hands-on art making activity. A parent or guardian must register with the child and remain with them throughout the workshop. $5…

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 13 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 14 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 15 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

After Hours at the Speed

December 15 at 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

MUSIC. DRINKS. ART. Evening hours are back at the Speed! On the Third Friday of every month, the Museum will be open until 10 pm. Each After Hours event comes alive with an eclectic mix of music, performances, food + drinks by Wiltshire at the Speed, and of course art! Come experience the Speed after hours like you’ve never experienced it before. December’s exciting events include:  — Live music by Frederick the Younger, Howell Dawdy, Maximon, and DJ Kim Sorise…

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

December 16 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 16 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 17 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 17 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 20 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 21 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 22 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

December 23 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 23 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Speed Art Museum Closed: Christmas Eve

December 24 at 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Happy Holidays! The Speed Art Museum will be closed on Sunday, December 24 for Christmas Eve. We will reopen at 10:00 am on Wednesday, December 27.

Find out more »

Speed Art Museum Closed: Christmas Day

December 25 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

As a reminder, the Speed Art Museum is closed today and every Monday and Tuesday. We will reopen on Wednesday, December 27 at 10:00 am.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 27 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 28 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 29 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

See, Stop, Sketch!

December 30 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Guests are invited to sketch throughout the Museum using free drawing materials provided at the front desk every Saturday. Sketching exercises included with the materials draw inspiration from both the permanent collection. Free with general admission. No registration required.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 30 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 31 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »

Collection Highlights Drop-in Tour

December 31 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

This interactive and engaging one-hour docent-guided tour will let you explore some highlights from the Speed’s collection. Free with general admission. First come, first served. For more information, visit our tours page.

Find out more »
February 2018

Teacher Professional Development: My Old Kentucky Home

February 1, 2018 at 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Discover the people and places of the Commonwealth during this PD session focused on the art of Kentucky. We will investigate how paintings, sculpture, and decorative arts objects help to tell the story of Kentucky from the 18th century to the present day. Register!   Our professional development workshops are designed to provide K-12 teachers with resources and ideas that are original, easy to use, and in support of Core Learning Standards. These highly interactive sessions provide varied experiences, from…

Find out more »
March 2018

Teacher Professional Development: Looking Through the Lens of Impressionism

March 1, 2018 at 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speed Art Museum, 2035 South 3rd Street
Louisville, KY 40208 United States

Explore Impressionist masterpieces of the 19th century—both in the Speed’s collection and in the special exhibition Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism. What makes a painting Impressionist? What techniques were these artists using that were new and innovative?  These questions—and more—will be addressed during this session. Register!   Our professional development workshops are designed to provide K-12 teachers with resources and ideas that are original, easy to use, and in support of Core Learning Standards. These highly interactive sessions provide…

Find out more »
+ Export Events