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An Evening with Spoken Word Artists

August 30 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


August 5th – September 15th 2017

Curated By Jesse Levesque, Kara Nichols, and Jessica Oberdick
The Meet Your Neighbors: Feminine & LGBTQ+ Perspectives Exhibition gives a platform to women and LGBTQ+ people at a time when inequality and prejudice are on the rise in the United States. This exhibition offers artists and audiences an opportunity to express themselves through artworks and connected conversations that challenge current gender and social norms. Meet Your Neighbors: Feminine & LGBTQ+ Perspectives Exhibition is an invitation to create social change through visual artworks, spoken word, dance, connecting conversations, and inclusive dialogue.

Artists –

Carrie Marie Burr / Tom Cannady / Anne Dawkins / Hannah Drake / Tessa Gartin / Dionne Griffiths / Judy Hanekamp / Ashley Renee Hoffman / Joshua Jenkins / Vivian Knox-Thompson / Michael Kopp / R.K. Lemmons-Weber / SK Lockhart / Leo Lopez / Iandras Moontree / Moriah Mudd-Kelly / Isabella Calliope Pearson / LaNia Roberts

Programming Schedule –

Featured Programming Sponsored by Kentucky Foundation For Women’s Art Meets Activism Grant

Saturday, August 5th, 2017 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Opening Reception – SK Lockhart’s “The Listening Wall” Installation opens

Wednesday, August 23rd – 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Connecting Conversations with J.P. Davis, Fund for the Arts’ V.P./ Michael Kopp, Artist

Wednesday, August 30th – 5:30pm to 7:30pm
An Evening with Spoken Word Artists: Hannah Drake / Tessa Gartin / Dionne Griffiths / R.K. Lemmons-Weber / Leo Lopez / Iandras Moontree

Wednesday, September 6th – 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Connecting Conversations with Hannah Drake, Artist

Friday, September 15th, 2017 – 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Closing Reception – SK Lockhart closes “The Listening Wall” Installation


August 30
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


1619 Flux: Art + Activism
1619 W. Main Street
Louisville, KY 40203 United States
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