Lowbrow-art fans, rejoice! Michael Benninghoven will reopen his Love Gallery in a new location on the East Colfax drag with a weekend show of new works from Ten Hundred, Wey Mnky and Zachary Kuhlman. Celebrate the street!Continue reading for more Gallery Sketches. Third Friday at the Gallery Michael Warren Contemporary 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, August 15
Third Friday in the Art District on Santa Fe is an opportunity to catch up on district shows in a slightly less frenetic atmosphere than the one you'll find there on First Fridays. Michael Warren Contemporary's Introductions II: A Closer Look opened earlier in August; the elegant new gallery's second show singles out eight artists from its prestigious stable, and runs through September 6.Image and Word: Art and Poetry in Conversation Louisville Center for the Arts 7 p.m. Saturday, August 16 $12 online
Poems, meet Art. And vice versa. This one-night presentation will reveal the results of a chain-reaction experiment for which eight artists collaborated with eight poets in a kind of multidisciplinary, exquisite-corpse exercise. The poems and artworks passed back and forth anonymously, one by one, to inspire new examples of each; tonight everyone -- even the artists and poets -- will witness the project's denouement for the first time. An after-party with live music follows, proceeds benefit the Louisville Cultural Council.
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