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The Essential Tree

 The Essential Tree
Community Gallery

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Kentucky Sun Quilt

Kaleidoscope: Kentucky Museum Quilts
Richardson Quilt Gallery

January 22 - December 15, 2018

Kaleidoscope showcases thirty rarely seen or previously unseen quilts from the Museum collection. Made in twenty-eight different patterns, they range in age from the 1820s through the 1970s.

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Salient Features

Salient Features
Trees of Old Forests and Woodland Pastures 

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Cat drawing from summer camp

 Summer Camp Exhibit
Dorothy Grider Garden Gallery


July 17 through August 18

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Collaboration from Side by Side program

2018 Side by Side

 April 14 - June 30

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create it forward logo

Create It Forward
April 18 - Mary 2, 2018

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Petkus Best of Show 2017

 2018 Celebration of the Arts

March 3 - April 7, 2018

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New Kentuckians Art

New Kentuckians
Children's Immigration Stories and Illustrations

August 28, 2017 - February 2, 2018

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Whie Oak Basket Exhibit Image

Standing the Test of Time
 Kentucky's White Oak Basket Tradition

September 16, 2016  - April 8, 2017

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IAE Telescope

Instruments of American Excellence

This exhibit features everyday objects used by people in many different fields to achieve extraordinary things.

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