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.
August 1, 2014 - 6:00 PM — August 1, 2014 - 9:00 PM
Join us at Local Speed for Discovering the Earth: African Pottery from the Speed's Collection. This exhibition features seventeen examples of traditional African pottery spanning the continent from Mali to South Africa. Discovering the Earth will explore the techniques used, and the significance they had in society. This exhibition marks the first time that many of these objects, all from the Speed's collection, will be on view.
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August 2, 2014 - 11:30 AM — August 2, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Join us at Local Speed every Saturday from 11:30-3:30 for or Free Family Art Activities. This week's teacher-led class will be a painting class. Bring the whole family out to enjoy!
August 2, 2014 - 1:00 PM — August 2, 2014 - 3:00 PM
Join us for the third WallTogether exhibition and opening reception, "Working Hands: A Modern Generation Explores the Ancient Craft of Textiles" at Local Speed from 1-3p, Saturday, August 2. In partnership with the Little Loom House and the Cabbage Patch Settlement House, youth learned about textile arts and created work in the Navajo, Ojibwe, and Kentucky Quilt and coverlet traditions. Refreshments will be served