January 28, 2013 - 4:52pm
Five new board members have been appointed as well as a new board president elect.
Shortly after the announcement of Robert Birman’s stepping down as CEO (which goes into effect on Friday), the Louisville Orchestra has announced further changes in leadership. In the board of directors meeting today five high-profile community leaders were appointed as new board members of...
September 24, 2012 - 1:29pm
An evening of ‘inspired encounters’ - Speed Art Museum groundbreaking ceremony
With its $50 million dollar expansion project, the Speed Art Museum hopes to inspire Louisvillians.
It only took Rev. Alfred R. Shands III, the Speed Art Museum’s longest serving board member, a few but powerful words to describe the first time he stumbled upon an art museum as a young boy. “It was an inspired encounter,” he reminisced in front of an intimate crowd Friday...
July 29, 2012 - 7:58pm
Thorntons Inc. recently donated $1 million to support expansion and renovation of landmark museum site. 
 The Speed Museum and their Changing Speed Capital Campaign recently received a $1 million donation from Thorntons. The Capital Campaign will fund the expansion and renovation of the museum’s site in Louisville. The expansion will serve the community through new programming and increased space...