Gallery Talks + Lectures


  • Sunday, January 19, 1 – 2 pm
    Outside the Windows with Father Patrick Dolan
    Father Patrick Dolan presents in-depth information about the two elegant stained-glass windows in the Tapestry Gallery. These windows are originally from Park Abbey in Leuven Belgium, a city rich in history with a 60,000 student university that dates back to the early 1400s. FREE as part of Sunday Showcase. 




  • Friday, February 7, 6 – 7 pm
    Public Tour of Tales from the Turf with the Experts
    Erika Holmquist-Wall, exhibition curator, will lead a tour with special guest Maryjean Wall, author of How Kentucky Became Southern: A Tale of Outlaws, Horse Thieves, Gamblers, and Breeders. FREE with admission.


  • Sunday, February 9, 2 – 3 pm
    The Romantic Virtuoso with Curator Patrick Noon
    Patrick Noon, Elizabeth MacMillan Chair of Paintings at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, will examine crucial relationships between the masters of the French and British schools, in particular the group of innovative painters who worked in the orbit of Théodore Géricault, Eugène Delacroix, and Richard Parkes Bonington. FREE as part of Sunday Showcase.


  • Sunday, February 16, 1 – 2:30 pm
    Black Horse Men of Kentucky with Dr. Katherine Mooney
    A presentation exploring the history of the Black Horse Men of Kentucky with Dr. Katherine Mooney, Associate Professor of History at Florida State University. FREE as part of Sunday Showcase.