Making Time: The Art of the Kentucky Tall Case Clock, 1790-1850

February 2 – June 16, 2019

Today, we can’t escape time; our phones, tablets, smart watches, and social media feeds remind us constantly. It wasn’t always so. In early nineteenth-century Kentucky, clocks and watches were a costly investment—especially tall case, “grandfather” clocks. Making Time, the first exhibition devoted to Kentucky tall clocks, will bring together more than twenty outstanding examples of these towering creations.

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Yinka Shonibare MBE: The American Library

March 29 – September 15, 2019

The American Library by Yinka Shonibare MBE is a celebration of the diversity of the American population and acts as an instigator of discovery and debate.

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Ebony G. Patterson: …while the dew is still on the roses…

June 22 – September 29, 2019

The Speed Art Museum will present the work of artist Ebony G. Patterson in the comprehensive solo exhibition ...while the dew is still on the roses… Organized by the Perez Art Museum, the project is the most significant presentation of Patterson’s work to date and includes work produced over the last five years, embedded within a new installation environment that references a night garden.

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