FRANKFORT — The Kentucky Arts Council presents an exhibit of artwork, “Commissioned to Create: Works by Artists who Created the Governor’s Awards (1993-2011).” The awards, along with other artwork created by this distinguished group of Kentucky artists, will be on display Monday through April 15 at the Governor’s Mansion, 704 Capital Ave.
The public can view this artwork during regularly scheduled tours of the Governor’s Mansion, from 9 to 11 a.m. every Tuesday and Thursday (excluding some federal and all state holidays).
Featured artists are: Dan Neil Barnes, Lexington; Wayne Bates, Murray; William Duffy, Louisville; Linda Fifield, McKee; Ken Gastineau, Berea; Tracy Hawkins, Lexington; John Lackey, Lexington; the late Homer Ledford, Winchester; the late Rude Osolnik, Berea; Stephen Rolfe Powell, Danville; Arturo Alonzo Sandoval, Lexington; Rebekka Seigel, Owenton; Brooke Forrest White Jr., Louisville; LaVon Van Williams Jr., Lexington; and Jennifer Zingg, Frankfort.
The Kentucky Arts Council, the state arts agency, creates opportunities for Kentuckians to value, participate in and benefit from the arts. Kentucky Arts Council funding is provided by the Kentucky General Assembly and the National Endowment for the Arts.