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  1. Thursday, August 17, 2017

  2. Friday, August 18, 2017


Spalding at 21c: Voice and Vision

Join us for our monthly literary showcase! 21c Louisville is proud to partner with the Spalding University low-residency Master of Fine Arts in Writing Program to present Spalding at 21c: Voice and Vision. This seasonal forum provides an opportunity for writers to share samples of their work with each other and the public in the …
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Cautious Optimism

Lexington’s UnderMain shares their praise for 21c Louisville’s current exhibition, The Future Is Female, on view through June 2017. “In their 1973 article in Womanspace Journal, Judy Chicago and Miriam Shapiro asked: “What does it feel like to be a woman?” 21c Louisville’s current exhibition, The Future is Female, takes inspiration from this legacy of feminist …
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Curating Art Exhibitions in a Multi-Venue Museum

21c Museum Director and Chief Curator Alice Gray Stites was recently featured and interviewed on Perspectives, Lenihan Sotheby’s International Realty’s podcast, to share our story on how 21c Museum Hotels got started in the Louisville community. Alice has worked closely with 21c since the very beginning before taking on her current role. During the conversation with Perspective’s …
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Artist Tours of The Future Is Female

Gaela Erwin  FRI 02.17.17 | 5-6pm Tiffany Carbonneau  FRI 03.03.17 | 5-6pm Kathleen McQuade Olliges  FRI 03.10.17 | 5-6pm You’re invited to join us for tours of 21c Louisville’s exhibition The Future is Female with featured artists Gaela Erwin, Tiffany Carbonneau, and Kathleen McQuade Olliges. Investigating identity, consumer culture, ecology, history, and mythology, the art featured in The Future is Female reflects …
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The Future Is Female

21c Museum Hotel Louisville is pleased to present its newest exhibition, The Future Is Female. Gleaming acrylic fingernails glued into patterned, reptilian forms that emerge from the wall; barnacles and ceramic teeth encrusted in life-size human figures in decay; cement seeping through lace and paint; haunting words about the present overlaid on imagery of the past: …
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21c at 10: A Global Gathering

21c was founded in 2006 by Laura Lee Brown and Steve Wilson, contemporary art collectors and preservationists who are committed to broadening public access to thought-provoking contemporary art through acquisitions, exhibitions, and innovative cultural programming. Now a multi-venue museum, 21c also organizes exhibitions and events in Cincinnati, Bentonville, Durham, Lexington, and Oklahoma City. As 21c …
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Fallen Fruit: The Practices of Everyday Life

“Fallen Fruit’s immersion into the people and places that have shaped this community reveals a multitude of stories and connections in a visually dazzling and profoundly genuine expression of place making,” said Alice Gray Stites, 21c Museum Director and Chief Curator. “21c is proud to have commissioned an ambitious project that is truly locally engaged …
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Exhibition Change Underway

Pardon our dust!  We are currently changing out art exhibitions and will soon be welcoming Al Farrow: Wrath and Reverence > Learn more about the upcoming exhibition

Hybridity: The New Frontier

About the exhibition: The evolution of species and spaces in 21st century art explores the environmental, economic, and technological conditions shaping the earth and its inhabitants today. In these still and moving images of land and cityscapes, and in the taxidermy and fabricated figures of The New Frontier, nature meets technoculture, and the new natural …
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