The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Wednesday, February 10, 2016


UK Art Museum Presents Work by Noted Women Artists
The Official Elvis Prayer Rug by Joni Mabe.
LEXINGTON, KY.- This week the University of Kentucky Art Museum opens an exhibition of prints by prominent female artists called “Prints By Women: Selected Works from the Georgia Museum of Art.” The exhibition includes pieces that represent various artistic movements from Impressionist artists like Mary Cassatt to 20th century artists like Audrey Flack and Joni Mabe. ";Prints by Women: Selected Works from the Georgia Museum of Art” runs through Aug. 5.

“Prints by Women” reflects the achievements of women artists and their changing roles throughout the 20th century. The show presents a sampling of the various artistic movements, as well as printmaking techniques and social commentary. Images range from domestic scenes of Impressionist era artists like Cassatt and Berthe Morisot to the popular late 20th-century lithograph, “The Official Elvis Prayer Rug” by Mabe.

This exhibition was organized by the Georgia Museum of Art, and is supported in part by the Georgia Council for the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts.

Local sponsors of the show making the exhibition possible are Gail Bennett, Anne Bolton, Becky Faulconer, Christine Huskisson, Lexington Directions, The Paperweight, Tate.Hill.Jacobs: Architects and WUKY.

“Prints by Women" is a ticketed event; prices for the exhibition are $5 for general admission, $3 for senior citizens, and $4 for tour groups by reservation. Members of the UK Art Museum and UK faculty, retired faculty, staff, and students can view the exhibition for free. All individuals are welcome to visit the exhibition on Friday evenings for free from 5 to 8 p.m.

The UK Art Museum is open noon to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday, and noon to 8 p.m. on Fridays. For more information, call (859) 257-5716.





Today's News

May 10, 2007

Picasso's Demoiselles d'Avignon at 100 Opens at MoMA

Gilbert and George Work Free to Download at BBC and Guardian

Tremendous Success for Old Master Paintings at Sotheby's

Rare Original Pooh Illustrations at Bonhams in London

Israel Museum Presentation Marks First Public Display

Art Chicago Draws International Praise

Sorrow Unmasked: Images of Grief, Mourning, and Remembrance

UK Art Museum Presents Work by Noted Women Artists

Painting and Scultpure, Selections from the Collection

Rarrk - London at Bargehouse Gallery

Americans Support Tate With Donation of Six Works

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Pace/MacGill Gallery presents a survey of privately produced photographs by Irving Penn

2.- New Bosch painting owned by Nelson-Atkins unveiled on eve of 500th celebrations

3.- World's greatest cat painting on view at Portland Art Museum

4.- Exhibition examines the role of gardens in the paintings of Monet and his contemporaries

5.- Roman fresco hidden beneath the streets of London uncovered by archaeologists

6.- Exhibition of photographs by Peter Lindbergh opens at Gagosian Gallery Athens

7.- Getty Museum acquires Gentileschi's 'Danaë' for $30.5 million at Sotheby's New York

8.- The Fondation Beyeler presents Jean Dubuffet's work in a major retrospective

9.- Berlin mulls uses for Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels' abandoned love nest

10.- France and Netherlands seal historic 160 million euro Rembrandt paintings purchase

Related Stories



Important Judaica and Israeli & international art bring a combined $7.9 million at Sotheby's New York

Tunisia to auction ousted despot's treasures

Andy Warhol's Mao portraits excluded from the Beijing and Shanghai shows next year

China criticises French Qing dynasty seal auction

Christie's announces auction marking the first half century of the popular and luxurious interiors shop Guinevere

Nine new exhibits debut at San Diego International Airport

Rembrandt masterpiece "Portrait of Catrina Hooghsaet" back on display at National Museum Cardiff

Amber: 40-million-year-old fossilised tree resin is Baltic gold

Egyptian artist Iman Issa wins the Ist FHN Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona Award

The main chapel of the Basilica of Santa Croce open for visits after five year restoration



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez
Social Network Manager and Translator: Norma Cristina Pérez Ayala Cano

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemariasound.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful