Speed About Town
During the Speed's renovation and expansion project, visit our satellite space, Local Speed, Friday 12-8 pm and Saturday 11-4 pm on 822 East Market Street for special exhibitions, family activities and events. You can also join us as we Speed About Town.
September 13, 2014 - 1:00 PM — September 13, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Weaving is a practice that spans across thousands of years of history and touches almost every culture, including some rich Kentucky traditions. In this workshop, you can bring the process of weaving home with you!
The workshop will be led by Elizabeth Smith, arts instructor at The Cabbage Patch Settlement House and artist in residence at The Little Loomhouse.
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September 14, 2014 - 2:00 PM — September 14, 2014 - 4:00 PM
Join us for the cine-concert of Metropolis, the ground-breaking 1927 German Expressionist science fiction film featuring a live accompaniment by Louisville organist Tim Baker. The performance will be held in Comstock Hall located on the campus of the University of Louisville. Click the title above to purchase your tickets today!
August 29, 2014 - 6:00 PM — August 29, 2014 - 7:00 PM
Find out what there is to discover about African pottery in Local Speed's current exhibition, Discovering the Earth.
Kim Spence, Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, will lead this gallery talk highlighting the extensive collection of hand-built African vessels recently donated to the Speed by the Douglas Dawson Gallery. Join us to explore the creative processes behind these vessels and the significance of their design and function.
This Local Speed gallery talk is FREE and open to the public. Local Speed is located at 822 East Market Street and is open on Fridays, 12-8 p.m. and Saturdays, 11-4 p.m.