Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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January 31, 2013

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ASHLAND — THE SPEED ART MUSEUM

Through April 21 — “The Speed Art Museum at the Mansion” at the Governor’s mansion in Frankfort. Visit governorsmansion.ky.gov/visiting for information.

2035 S. Third St., Louisville. Call (502) 634-2700 or visit speedmuseum.org.

THE UPSTAIRS GALLERY

Events

Thoroughbred Gallery will have an art showing of all sorts. “Breath of Legend” by Jessica Brooks, Sharon Shmutz, Renee Shmutz-Sowards, and Courtney Thompson.

 Friday — Back for FFAWalk.

Classes

Thursdays, noon to 3 p.m. — Watercolor classes for beginners and intermediate painters. Call ahead to join. First class is free. Barbara Delligatti, instructor. Cost is $20.

Gallery and framing hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and by appointment.

The Upstairs Gallery has new art and gifts available from its 25 tri-state artists.

1428 Winchester Ave., Ashland. The Thoroughbred Gallery is at 1430 Winchester Ave., Ashland.

Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. For more information, call Barbara at (606) 325-2470 or (304) 633-4401 or visit yessy.com/TUG.

WEXNER CENTER FOR THE ARTS

Exhibits

‰Through April 7 — “More American Photographs.”

‰Through April 7 — Christian Marclay: “The Clock.”

‰Through April 7 — “Josiah McElheny: Towards a Light Club.”

‰Feb. 27, 12:30 p.m. — “Double Take: Aesthetics and the Economy.”

Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday; and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday; closed Monday.

1871 N. High St. at the corner of 15th Avenue on the campus of The Ohio State University in Columbus. For more information, call (614) 292-0330 or (614) 292-3535. wexarts.org.

COFFEETREE BOOKS

Today, 7 p.m. — Discussion: “The Art Forger” by Barbara Shapiro.

Open 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

159 E. Main St., Morehead. (606) 784-8364.

JESSE STUART

FOUNDATION

‰The JSF Regional Readers book discussion groups will meet the last Tuesday of the month at 5:45 p.m. The book group is open to all and new members are always welcome.

‰The Jesse Stuart Room features Stuart memorabilia, rare books and collectible items.

‰The Leming Art Gallery features works by area artists and photographs by William “Pictureman” Mullins.

‰The JSF Bookstore offers a wide variety of new, used and collectible books; fine art prints; Granville Pottery, gift items; Mom Blakeman’s Creamed Pull Candy; and Ruth Hunt’s “Blue Monday” candy bars; assorted and sugar-free chocolates; and bourbon balls. Also featured are books in the “Images of America” series of local pictorial histories.

‰The Young Readers’ Corner features Jesse Stuart’s junior books as well as books for children by Billy C. Clark and other regional authors; books in the “Childhood of Famous Americans” series; and resources for teachers of reading.

‰What’s new at the Jesse Stuart Foundation? “Changing Lives in Appalachia: The new Opportunity School for Women”, by Jane B. Stephenson. The softcover book is available for $15 per copy.

The Jesse Stuart Foundation is at 1645 Winchester Ave. in Ashland and is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. For more information, call (606) 326-1667, visit jsfbooks.com, or friend us on Facebook.

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