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Exhibition: Ebony G. Patterson . . . while the dew is still on the roses
06/21/2019 – 01/05/2020 (more information)
Ebony G. Patterson (Born in Jamaica, 1981)
. . . . they stood in a time of unknowing . . . for those who bear/bare witness, 2018
Hand-cut jacquard photo tapestry with glitter, appliques, pins, embellishments, fabric, tassels, brooches, acrylic, glass, pearls, beads, and hand-cast heliconias
108 x 132 inches.
Courtesy of the artist and. Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago
. . . a wailing black horse . . . for those who bear/bare witness, 2018
Exhibition: Ebony G. Patterson . . . while the dew is still on the roses
06/21/2019 – 01/05/2020 (more information)
Ebony G. Patterson (Born in Jamaica, 1981)
. . . a wailing black horse . . . for those who bear/bare witness, 2018
Hand-cut jacquard woven photo tapestry with glitter, appliqués, pins, embellishments, fabric, tassels, brooches, acrylic, glass pearls, beads, hand-cast and hand-embellished heliconias, shelf, and handembellished resin owl, on artist-designed fabric wallpaper.
115 x 144 inches.
Collection of Monique Meloche and Evan Boris, Chicago
Courtesy the artist and Monique Meloche Gallery, Chicago
Exhibition: Yinka Shonibare CBE: The American Library
03/29/2019 – 09/15/2019 (more information)
Yinka Shonibare CBE
British-Nigerian, born 1962
The American Library, 2018
Installation view at The Cleveland Public Library. Triennial for Contemporary Art.
July 14-September 30, 2018
Hardback books, Dutch wax printed cotton textile, gold foiled names, headphones, interactive application
Commissioned by FRONT International: Cleveland. © Yinka Shonibare MBE. Courtesy James Cohan Gallery, New York and FRONT International: Cleveland Triennial for Contemporary Art with funds from VIA Art Fund, Cleveland Public Library and The City of Cleveland’s Cable Television Minority Arts and Education Fund. Photography by Field Studio.
Exhibition: A Celebration of the
Speed Collection

3/12/2016 (more information)
Rembrandt van Rijn
Dutch, 1606 - 1669
Portrait of a Forty Year Old Woman, possibly Marretje Cornelisdr. van Grotewal, 1634
Oil on panel, 27 7/16 × 22 in.
(69.7 × 55.9 cm.)
Purchased with funds contributed by individuals, corporations and the entire community of Louisville, as well as the Commonwealth of Kentucky Frame conservation funded by Edith and Jacob Horn,
The Horn Foundation 1977.16

Speed Art Museum
2035 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40208
(502) 634-2700
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www.speedmuseum.org

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Hours
Tuesday – Saturday:
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed Monday

Admission
Adults: $12
Kids Age 4 – 17: $8
Kids Age 3 & Under: Free
Senior Citizens: $8
Military Personnel: $8
Special Exhibitions – $8*
*Members will receive an additional discount off special exhibition tickets.

OWSLEY SUNDAYS: EVERY SUNDAY IS FREE!
Thanks to a generous contribution from Brown-Forman, anyone can visit the Speed for free on Sundays through March 2021. The free Sunday admission is named in honor of the late Owsley Brown II.
(Free Sunday admission does not include Speed Cinema or special exhibition tickets.)

Highlights Tour
Free with admission
One-hour overview of highlights from the collection
1 p.m. Tuesday – Sunday

Directions
From I-65, take exit 133 toward U.S 60/Eastern Parkway. Turn left onto Warnock Street, then turn left onto Arthur Street. Turn right onto Eastern Parkway, then turn right onto South Third Street. The Speed Art Museum and parking garage will be on your right.

Parking
Hourly parking is available in the parking garage adjacent to the Speed on South Third Street. On-street metered parking is also available. Operating hours for meters are Monday – Saturday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Parking at metered spaces is free after 6 p.m. and all day Sunday.

Public Transit
The Speed is accessible by TARC, Louisville’s public bus system. Routes 2 (Second Street) and 94 (Cardinal Shuttle) will stop at the Speed, while Routes 4 (Fourth Street) and 29 (Eastern Parkway) stop within blocks of the museum.

Visit ridetarc.org to plan your trip. Each TARC bus can accommodate two bicycles, and bike racks are available at the Speed’s Third Street entrance.

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About
Whether you’re an art aficionado or don’t know a Dali from a Degas, you can find fresh inspiration and meaning at the Speed Art Museum. With modern architecture, expanded programming, interactive exhibits and inviting outdoor spaces, the Speed offers countless opportunities for everyone to create their own connections and experience art at their own speed.

Collection

History
The Speed Art Museum, originally known as the J.B. Speed Memorial Museum, is Kentucky’s oldest and largest art museum. From its modest beginnings in 1925, the museum has continued to expand its building and enrich its collection. (more information)


Exhibitions:

Ebony G. Patterson . . . while the dew is still on the roses
June 21, 2019 – January 5, 2020
(more information)

Yinka Shonibare CBE: The American Library
March 29 – September 15, 2019
(more information)

A Celebration of the Speed Collection
TBD
(more information)

Events

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