Students Curate Exhibit for the KM

Every now and then, students in the FLK 470G Museum Procedures and Preservation Techniques class get to work on a very special project: an exhibit at the Kentucky Museum! From researching the content to writing the labels to mounting the exhibit, students have the chance to get hands-on experience in each part of the exhibit development process.  This year, students areContinue reading “Students Curate Exhibit for the KM”

White Oak Basket Exhibit Opening

Get ready folks, we will be unveiling our White Oak Basket Exhibit this week! Baskets are made all over the world, reflecting the folk communities and environments from which they emerge. For generations of community members in and around Kentucky’s Mammoth Cave region, basketmaking has been a way of life. This exhibit of over 100Continue reading “White Oak Basket Exhibit Opening”

A Vibrant View of Human Rights

Tuesday, May 31 through Sunday, August 28 – Kentucky Museum Community Gallery Opening reception, open free to the public is Tuesday, May 31st at 1 PM. This exhibit showcases the collaborative work of residents at the Warren Regional Juvenile Detention Center and local artist Alice Gatewood-Waddell. The twelve paintings, each representing a month of theContinue reading “A Vibrant View of Human Rights”