July 27, 2012 - 8:00am
KORE gallery offers a bright and cheery atmosphere that reflects the artists who are featured there.
If you decide to hop on the trolley tonight, be sure to stop in Kore Gallery at Mellwood Art Center. THe gallery was formed by four artists who originally used the space just for trolley hops. They now run a full time gallery out of the space. It is a very colorful place, and the bright...
March 6, 2012 - 12:26pm
To quote Elizabeth Barrett Browning, "Earth's crammed with heaven," and painter Joel Sheesley shows you how to see it.
Who’d have thought that keeping your gaze on the ground would eventually reveal the hope of the heavens above? Painter Joel Sheesley could tell you that and better yet, he’ll show you. Testimony of the Pavement: Paintings by Joel Sheesley is currently on view at the 930 Art...
July 29, 2012 - 8:03pm
Craig Hawkins received his B.F.A in Fine Art from Valdosta State University (2001) and his M.F.A. at the University of Georgia (2011). Hawkins grew up in multiple cities and of his art says, “I collect moments of revelation and try to give them away as a drawing or a painting.”
Infinite Space means something different to everyone. To Craig Hawkins it means a spiritual space and unification. That’s what he has accomplished in his 16 set charcoal paintings. Each 29x43 paper stretched on canvas is of someone he knows and facing what; another person, openness,...
December 1, 2011 - 4:53pm
Friday nights Mellwood/Frankfort Avenue Fat Friday Trolley Hop was not only an art lovers dream, it was about creating dreams. While customers shopped and saved money, they helped local store owners give back to help give needy families and children a Christmas some may not have had by Shop with a Cop, Backpacks for Kids, Toys for Tots and several other programs.
All along Frankfort Avenue shops were buzzing and the local patrons, as well as patrons coming from other areas, crowded Frankfort Avenue Friday night. Even though the Light up Louisville Festival was taking place just miles downtown it didn't put a damper on the spirits of the arts festivities...
November 29, 2011 - 8:13pm
Revelry means boisterous festivity, merrymaking and celebration. The night I was there Revelry lived up to its name! Situated in the Highlands between Regalio and The Herb Import Co., two doors down from Lynn's Paradise Café, this quaint little gallery is warm and welcoming.
The two artists' works on exhibit at Revelry currently are Staci McKnight Maney and Alex Kennedy.