August


August 28, Friday
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Ancient Splendors: Images of Asia” by Monica Glitz at Asia Institute Crane House


September


September 11, Friday
6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “a walk with Nature and Equines” by Kristin Warning and “Wild” by Sharon Bussert at Chestnuts and Pearls

September 12, Saturday
1:00-4:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Pat Maxwell, David Becker & Michael Beringer” and “Mashup: Amazon Photographers” at The Arts Council of Southern Indiana

September 18, Friday
4:00-5:00 pm – Artist Talk: Lynn Leonard (“Intimate Expression”) at Purdue Polytechnic Institute at New Albany – Steam Design Center
5:00-7:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Intimate Expression” by Lynn Leonard at Purdue Polytechnic Institute at New Albany – Steam Design Center
5:30-7:30 pm – Meet the Artist: Michelle Wong at Muhammad Ali Center
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Foundations” at Kentucky Fine Art Gallery
7:00-10:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Stare-Down” at Revelry Boutique Gallery

September 20, Sunday
3:00-4:00 pm – Artist Talk: Philip Jessup (“Imperiled Landscapes”) at IUS Ogle Center, Stiefler Hall
4:00-5:00 pm – Reception for “Imperiled Landscapes” by Philip Jessup at IUS Ogle Center, Stiefler Hall

September 23, Wednesday
5:00-8:00 pm – Kick Off Party & Curator Talk: Historic Photographs of the Kentucky Derby by The Courier-Journal at Louisville Metro Hall (4th floor)

September 24, Thursday
6:00-7:00 pm – Panel Discussion with Dr. Birchfield at Georgetown College Fine Art Galleries
7:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “New Alchemy – Lexington Camera Club 2015” at Georgetown College Fine Art Galleries

September 25, Friday
5:00-7:30 pm – Artist’s Reception for “Ensconced” at Craft(s) Gallery

5:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Forms of Japan” by Michael Kenna at Paul Paletti Gallery
5:30-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Parallel/Perception” by Amber Estes Thieneman at Block Party Handmade Boutique
5:30-8:00 pm – Opening for “Photosynthesis” at Studio Works by Zoom Group
6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “a walk with Nature and Equines” and “Wild” at Chestnuts and Pearls
6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Yosemite: A Landscape of Life” by Jay Mather at Kaviar Forge
6:00-10:30 pm – Frankfort Avenue Trolley (FAT) Hop
6:00-late – Opening for Group Show at Tim Faulkner Gallery
9:00 pm-12:00 am – Opening for “The Art of Rock: Transcending Sound” at Copper & Kings
9:00 pm-12:00 am – Kick Off Party: Louisville Photo Biennial at Copper & Kings

September 26, Saturday
6:00-8:00 pm – Kick Off Roof Top Opener at Jeffersonville Township Public Library, Main Branch

September 30, Wednesday
1:00-2:00 pm – Talk: “Framing Your Photography” by Leslie Spetz at Kentucky Fine Art Gallery
3:00-4:00 pm – Talk by Margaret LeJeune (Juror) at Bellarmine University, Wyatt Center for the Arts, McGrath Gallery
5:00-8:00 pm – Book Signing: Michael Kenna’s “Forms of Japan” (newly released) at Paul Paletti Gallery


October


October 1, Thursday
All Day – (Day 1) Conference: Midwest Regional Society of Photographic Education (SPE): Throwing Light, Catching Shadows at The Seelbach Hilton

6:00-7:00 pm – Keynote: Abelardo Morell (Medallion Ballroom)

5:00-7:30 pm – Opening Reception for “Focused” at Bardstown Art Gallery
5:30-7:30 pm – Artist Talk & Reception for “Sorted Books” by Nina Katchadourian at Louisville Free Public Library, Southwest Branch (on behalf of Kentucky Mueseum of Art and Craft)
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Collecting Shadows: Work by the Calotype Society” at University of Louisville Photographic Archives
7:00-8:30 pm – Photographer Forum at Paul Paletti Gallery
7:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “On Fruited Plains” (SPE Juried Exhibitions – LGBTQ, Multi-Cultural and Women’s Caucuses) at University of Louisville, Schneider Hall Galleries
7:30-9:30 pm – Opening Reception for “We the People: Photographs by Milton Rogovin” at University of Louisville, Schneider Hall, Morris B. Belknap Gallery
7:30-9:30 pm – Opening Reception for “The Inland Experience” at Bellarmine University, Wyatt Center for the Arts, McGrath Gallery

October 2, Friday
All Day – (Day 2) Conference: Midwest Regional SPE at The Seelbach Hilton

1:00-2:00 pm – Speaker: James Rhem (Medallion Ballroom)
2:00-3:00 pm – Speaker: Jon Satrom (Medallion Ballroom)
3:00-4:00 pm – Speaker: Dan Estabrook (Medallion Ballroom)
4:00-5:00 pm – Speaker: Lori Nix (Medallion Ballroom)

4:00-5:00 pm – Artist Talk: Nina Katchadourian at The Art Museum, University of Kentucky
5:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “I Will Have Soft Hands” by Amira Karaoud at OPEN
5:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Out and About with a Film Camera” at Wayside Expressions Gallery
5:00-9:00 pm – First Friday Gallery Hop
5:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception at PYRO Gallery
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Context of Unraveling (continued)” by Carrie Burr at Louisville Visual Art, PUBLIC

6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Natural Beauty” at The Green Building Gallery
6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Cinco Etapas de Duelo” by James Robert Southard & “Yesterday’s Enemies” by Michael Brohm at Swanson Contemporary
6:00-10:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Ensconced” at Craft(s) Gallery
7:00-8:00 pm – Artist Talk for “Project 9: New Narrative” at Zephyr Gallery
7:00-9:00 pm – Reception for Artist Dave Johnson at ThinkBox Contemporary

October 3, Saturday
All Day – (Day 3) Conference: Midwest Regional SPE at The Seelbach Hilton

1:00-2:00 pm – Speaker: Steve Gompf (Medallion Ballroom)
5:00-6:00 pm – Speaker: Linda Adele Goodine (Medallion Ballroom)
9:00 pm – 12:00 am – Dance Party (Rathskeller Room)

6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Sheri Wright” at Consider Boutique
6:30-8:30 pm – Opening Reception for “Project 9: New Narrative” at Zephyr Gallery
7:00-11:30 pm – Opening Reception for “Shutter Release: Louisville’s Adaptive Reuse” by Aron Conway Nerissa Sparkman at The Mammoth
7:30-11:00 pm – RIT “BIG SHOT” at Churchill Downs (doors open at 7:30, Big Shot at 9:00 pm)
5:30 pm – 2:00 am – Billy Name, and Reloaded Plastic Inevitable Party at Art Sanctuary ($25 at door)
Midnight – Film Showing: “Pecker” at Baxter Avenue Theatres

October 4, Sunday
All Day – (Day 4) Conference: Midwest Regional SPE at The Seelbach Hilton

10:00 am – 12:00 pm – SPE Portfolio Throwdown

9:00 am – 4:00 pm – One-Day Calotype Workshop w/ Fionnbharr Ó Súilleabháin at University of Louisville Photographic Archives (requires pre-registration)
1:00-4:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Great Photographs by Extraordinarily Gifted Photographers” at Galerie Hertz
1:30-10:00 pm – Warhol Film Festival, Showing of “The Chelsea Girls” (and many more short films) at Art Sanctuary

4:00-6:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Shelby Park Dreams” by Tim Robertson (Artist Talk: 4:30) at Sojourn Gallery

October 5, Monday
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Dreaming of a Wasteland” by Rebecca Rose and “Honed” by Virgil Henle at Jefferson Community & Technical College

October 7, Wednesday
6:00-7:00 pm – Artist Talk: Dave Imbrogno (“The Key to My Grandfather’s House”) at Jeffersonville Township Public Library, Main Library

October 8, Thursday
5:30-7:30 pm – Opening Reception at Ivy Tech College of Southern Indiana, Ogle Hall, Pat Harrison Fine Arts+Design Gallery
5:30-9:00 pm – Artist Reception for JD Dotson at Regalo
6:00-7:00 pm – Curator Talk: Joey Harrison for “Stare-Down” at Revelry Boutique Gallery
8:00-10:00 pm – Radio Interview: Fionnbharr Ó Súilleabháin (Calotype Artist) on ARTxFM

October 9, Friday
5:00-7:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Photography by Dr. Ray Wallace” at Indiana University Southeast, Ronald L. Barr Gallery
5:30-7:30 pm – Opening Reception for “Perceptions of Reality” at Ivy Tech College of Southern Indiana, Pat Harrison Fine Arts + Design Gallery
5:30-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Maps of Imagination” by Kentucky Women Photographers Network at Actors Theatre Gallery

6:00-9:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Paradise Lost and Found” by Melissa Donald at Lettersong Calligraphy Studio and Gallery

October 10, Saturday
9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Two-Day Calotype Workhop with Fionnbharr Ó Súilleabháin at University of Louisville Photographic Archives (requires pre-registration)
2:00-4:00 pm – Opening for “Disparate Paths” by David Modica and Christopher Fryer at Brick Street Art Studio

4:30-5:30 pm – Artist Talk: David Modica and Christopher Fryer (“Disparate Paths”) at Brick Street Art Studio

October 11, Sunday
9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Two-Day Calotype Workshop with Fionnbharr Ó Súilleabháin (Day 2 of 2) at University of Louisville Photographic Archives (requires pre-registration)
2:00-4:00 pm – Opening Reception: Tim McCoy at Jewish Community Center, Patio Gallery
2:30-4:30 pm – Opening Reception: Donald Vish at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
3:00-5:00 – Talk: “Collecting Photography” by Paul Paletti (Louisville collector and gallery owner) and Emily Bierman of Sotheby’s at Frazier History Museum

October 13, Tuesday
1:00-2:00 pm – Talk: “Framing Your Photography” by Leslie Spetz at Kentucky Fine Art Gallery
6:00-8:00 pm – Artist Reception for Patricia Brock at Gallery Janjobe

October 16, Friday
6:00-8:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Photography Since the Millennium” at Carnegie Center for Art and History
6:00-9:00 pm – Reception for “Disparate Paths” by David Modica and Christopher Fryer at Brick Street Art Studio

October 17, Saturday
12:00-1:30 pm – Demo: Painting by Jaime Corum at Kentucky Fine Art Gallery
2:00-4:00 pm – Reception for “Out and About with a Film Camera” at Wayside Expressions Gallery

October 21, Wednesday
6:30-8:30 pm – Digital Darkroom Meeting of PhotoForum Camera Club of Louisville at Bon Air Branch Library

October 22,Thursday
5:00-7:30 pm – Opening Reception for “Frozen Shadows” by Louisville Youth Photography Collective, Tom LeGoff and Deena Fitzpatrick at Weber Gallery
6:00-8:00 pm – Curator Talk by CJ Pressma for “Photography Since the Millennium” at Carnegie Center for Art & History 

October 23, Friday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Keynote: Michael Frisch for “Milton Rogovin: Social Documentary through the Mysteries of Portraiture” at University of Louisville, Schneider Hall, Morris B. Belknap Gallery  
5:00-9:00 pm – Gallery Talks by “Human Nature” Artists (Robert Ladislas Derr, Rachael Banks, Lauren Wesley) during Madison Art Hop at West Street Art Center

October 24, Saturday
9:00 am – 12:00 pm – Workshop ($20): “Photo Transfers” at Sojourn Gallery (requires pre-registration: mwinters@sojournchurch.com)
10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Workshop ($50): “Gelatin Silver Darkroom Printing” by Fred DiGiovanni (requires registration: mrdphoto@bellsouth.net)
1:30-3:30 pm – Workshop ($50): “Gelatin Silver Darkroom Printing” by Fred DiGiovanni (requires registration: mrdphoto@bellsouth.net)
5:00-11:00 pm – Opening Reception for “The Show” at Gallery K

8:00-11:00 pm – Closing Reception for “Mash Up – Amazon Photographers” at Louis’s The Ton

October 25, Sunday
2:00-4:00 pm – Opening Reception for “Resilience & Reality” by Dobree Adams and John Nation at Louisville Free Public Library, Main Branch, Bernheim Gallery
3:00-4:00 pm – Artist Talk: Dobree Adams and John Nation (“Resilience & Reality”) at Louisville Free Public Library, Main Branch, Bernheim Gallery

October 27, Tuesday
6:00-8:00 pm – Artist Talk: Amira Karaoud (“I Will Have Soft Hands”) at OPEN

October 28, Wednesday
6:30-8:30 pm – General Meeting of PhotoForum Camera Club of Louisville at Bon Air Branch Library

October 30, Friday
6:00-10:30 pm – Frankfort Avenue Trolley (FAT) Hop
6:00-11:00 pm – Artist Reception/Fundraiser for “Never Sell Your Sole” by DeArejon White aka ShootinSilence at Gallery K


November


November 5, Thursday
7:00-8:30 pm – Photography Forum at Paul Paletti Gallery

November 6, Friday
5:00-9:00 pm – First Friday Trolley Hop
6:00-9:00 pm – Closing Reception for “Natural Beauty” at The Green Building Gallery

November 7, Saturday
7:00-11:00 pm – Closing Reception: Louisville Photo Biennial at Tim Faulkner Gallery

November 13, Friday
5:00-7:00 pm – Closing Reception for “Human Nature” at Hanover College

November 14, Saturday
10:00 am – 12:00 pm – Family Fun Activity: “Photos for Fingers” by Kyle DeJute at Carnegie Center for Art & History

November 17, Tuesday
12:00 – 1:00 pm – Lunch & Learn: “Photo Treasures from the Indiana Room” by Kaitlyn Markert at Carnegie Center for Art & History