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The Art Center of the Bluegrass connects people to art, culture, and creativity. We are committed to innovation, adaptability, engaged partnerships, and excellence in exhibits and programs.

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Make art – and memories! – this holiday season with classes, workshops, and special programs.


Stephen Powell

Stephen Rolfe Powell was an American glass artist. Learn about his artistic legacy and his work on display at the Art Center.

Stephen Powell

Art Center of the Bluegrass

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Meet Katherine Updegraff White

Katherine Updegraff-White is one of three artists-in-residence at Art Center of the Bluegrass. Her work is informed by her faith journey, her family, her training as a scientific and medical illustrator, a sense of place developed through 20 moves, and the farm where she and her husband live, farm, hunt, steward and conserve over 150 Kentucky acres.

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