“The Illustrated Word” schedule

“The Illustrated Word”, schedule is listed below. (next; Kentucky Crafted: The Market, April 21-23) The Kentucky Arts Council  exhibit connects visual art and literature. The 29 artists in the exhibit represent 14 Kentucky counties. The artwork in the exhibit ranges from visual interpretations – both literal and metaphorical – of poetry and literature, to artwork that incorporates text as a design element.

“The Illustrated Word” will travel to libraries around Kentucky from February 2017 through December 2018, for the enjoyment of art and reading enthusiasts throughout the state.

"Choice of Words", 10 x10", collage by Kathleen O'Brien

“Choice of Words”, 10 x10″, collage by Kathleen O’Brien


April 21 – 23, 2017, Kentucky Crafted: The Market, Lexington Convention Center, 430 W. Vine St., Lexington

May – June 2017, George Coon Public Library, 114 S. Harrison St., Princeton
July 10 – Aug. 24, 2017, Hopkins County-Madisonville Public Library, 425 E. Center St., Madisonville
Sept. – Oct. 2017, Lincoln County Public Library, 201 Lancaster St., Stanford
Nov. – Dec. 2017, Owen County Public Library, 1370 Highway 22 East, Owenton
Jan. 10 – Feb. 21, 2018, Laurel County Public Library, 120 College Park Drive, London
March – April 2018, Taylor County Public Library, 1316 E. Broadway St., Campbellsville
May 3 – June 22, 2018, Boyle County Public Library, 307 W. Broadway, Danville
July – Aug. 2018, Lexington Public Library, Central Library, 140 E. Main St., Lexington
Sept. – Oct. 2018, Woodford County Public Library, 115 N. Main St., Versailles
Nov. – Dec. 2018, Kenton County Public Library, 401 Kenton Lanes Road, Erlanger

"Magic Square of Words", 10 x10", collage by Kathleen O'Brien

“Magic Square of Words”, 10 x10″, collage by Kathleen O’Brien

(The exhibit began it’s journey Feb. 6 – March 24, 2017 at Spencer County Public Library, 168 Taylorsville Road, Taylorsville)