Art Gallery Exhibits

Current & Upcoming Exhibits

Elissa Morley’s Delights: Bathing in Another World
February 10th – May 22nd, 2017
Gallery Hop Reception: Friday, March 17th, 5 – 8 PM, with Artist Talk at 6:00 PM

Elissa Morley is a painter and installation artist originally from the Space Coast of Florida. Educated at Asbury University and the Slade School of Fine Art in London, England, Morley exhibits both nationally and internationally. Her work is included in a number of private collections and is a recipient of a Kentucky Foundation for Women Artist Enrichment Grant. In addition, Morley is an active arts educator teaching at the Living Arts and Science Center, University of Kentucky, Georgetown College, Eastern Kentucky University, and Asbury University. Elissa Morley is represented by Ann Tower Gallery. Through her beautifully rendered drawings and watercolors, Morley depicts places of spiritual rest evoking renewal and purification. Her complex layered compositions often contain elements of water alongside natural and architectural forms. Come experience Elissa Morley’s compelling art in the LASC’s new Glo Gallery through April.

Youth Arts Council Exhibition 2017
May 12 – June 30, 2017
Gallery Hop Reception/Opening: Friday, May 19th, 5 – 8 PM, Award presentation at 6:00PM

Please join us for our Youth Arts Council Exhibition 2017 to support the inspiring efforts and creativity of our area youth.  This collaborative exhibition between Lexington’s Youth Arts Council (YAC), LexArts, and the Living Arts and Science Center (LASC) will feature the interesting expressions of many of this community’s most talented young artists.  Submitted art created by area high school students will be on display in the LASC’s recently renovated Kinkead Gallery.  The complete exhibition dates are May 12th through June 30th.  This is a juried exhibition/competition.  Sara Turner from Cricket Press is this year’s juror. An awards presentation will take place at 6:00PM during the Gallery Hop reception on Friday, May 19th.

Participating artists include: Leena Haider, Ben Marcum, Sydney Strup, Palmer Beldy from Sayre School, Anna Gilligan, Alyson Cruse, Ashley Walton, Mila Osborne, Lizzy Wolfe from Henry Clay High School, Shayla Anaskevich, Kimberly Diaz, Sarah Fields, Joshua Spencer, Viridiana Sibaja-Zarate, Jakob Green, Justin Kline, Emma Draper, Katherine Duarte, Samaria Pierson, Sam Foley, Jacob Chapman, Carly Truitt, Elizabeth Lippert, Kristin Silvestri, Andres Calleja, Andres Gedaly, Jennifer Lee, Katrina Baniak, Seneca Blackford, Lauren Napier, Megan Slusarewic, Hannah Wang, Meilin Scanish, Maggie Dostart, Henry Denison, Jordan Clark, Caitlin Labianca, Flor Muncino from Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, Marinda Bartlett, Afrim Berisha, Sundhya Anthony, Kathern Ennakoa, Morgan Matteola, Elise Partain from Tates Creek High School, and Nolan Renfro, Grace Arnett, Cameron White, Logen Beach, Kylie Barefoot, Celeste Caldwell, Carmen Coleman, Kate Girard, Jade Graninger, Leticia Maldonado, Vanessa Rodriguez, Madison Lewis, Anthony Asbury, Julia Neville, Tamera Matthews, Dennis Garcia from Bryan Station High School.