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Echo, 1891
Exhibition: Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism
02/17/2018 – 05/13/2018 (more information)
Ellen Thesleff (Finnish, 1869-1954)
Echo, 1891
Oil on canvas 24 x 17 1/8 in.
Anders Wiklöf Collection, Andersudde, Åland Islands; Photo: Kjell Söderlund . Courtesy American Federation of Arts
Exhibition: Bruce Conner: Forever and Ever
11/11/2017 – 03/0/2/2018 (more information)
Bruce Conner
#209, 1970
Offset lithograph
Image: 10 15/16 x 7 7/16 inches
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 7 ½ inches
Gift of the Conner Family Trust. © Conner Family Trust
#209, 1970
Exhibition: Thoroughly Modern: Women in 20th Century Art and Design
Through 07/01/2018 (more information)
Designed by Susie Cooper, Manufactured by The Crown Works, Burslem, England English, about 1933
Coffee Service
Earthenware
Partial and promised gift, Adele and Leonard Leight Collection
2005.23.10 a-p
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:

Women Artists in the Age of Impressionism
February 17 – May 13, 2018
(more information)

Thoroughly Modern: Women in 20th Century Art and Design
Through July 1, 2018
(more information)

Bruce Conner: Forever and Ever
November 11, 2017 – March 2, 2018
(more information)

A Celebration of the Speed Collection
Opened March 12, 2016
(more information)

Events

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