Glema Mahr Center for the Arts http://wkms.org en Glema Mahr Exhibits 30 Years of Creative Excellence in Kentucky http://wkms.org/post/glema-mahr-exhibits-30-years-creative-excellence-kentucky <p>Madisonville and Bowling Green are hosting "Uncommon Wealth," a traveling exhibit of work by Kentucky Artists who have received the Kentucky Arts Council Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowship over its 30 year history.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Brad Downall, Director of the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Glema</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Center at&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Madisonville</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Community College, speaks with Kate about the exhibit on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</span></p><p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 21:13:19 +0000 Kate Lochte 38306 at http://wkms.org Glema Mahr Exhibits 30 Years of Creative Excellence in Kentucky Prairie Home Favorites Robin & Linda Williams Play Glema Mahr http://wkms.org/post/prairie-home-favorites-robin-linda-williams-play-glema-mahr <p>Singers/songwriters Robin &amp; Linda Williams, part of A Prairie Home Companion&#39;s ensemble, perform Tuesday, October 15th at 7:30 p.m. at the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts at Madisonville Community College. They&#39;re celebrating the release of their new album &quot;Back 40&quot; on this tour of eleven venues. Kate Lochte spoke with the couple about &quot;Back 40&quot;, working with Garrison Keillor, songwriting, and 2 songs from this new collection.</p><p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 20:14:41 +0000 Kate Lochte 35698 at http://wkms.org Prairie Home Favorites Robin & Linda Williams Play Glema Mahr Madisonville Hosts First Mahr Park Meeting http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-hosts-first-mahr-park-meeting <p>Madisonville citizens are weighing in on the planned development at the city’s Mahr Park through a series of public meetings.</p><p>Dozens&nbsp;of residents proposed several ideas this week for the 265-acre property on Peewee Lake.</p><p>Ideas ranged from kayak access on the lake to paved roads and cooperative extension offices.</p><p>The property was part of the Glema Mahr estate, and came with a $2 million donation to the city for the construction of public land.</p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 17:21:28 +0000 Austin Ramsey 32271 at http://wkms.org Madisonville Hosts First Mahr Park Meeting Glema Mahr Showcases 'Masterful' Kentucky Music and Art http://wkms.org/post/glema-mahr-showcases-masterful-kentucky-music-and-art <p></p><div>Glema Mahr Center for the Arts at Madisonville Community College hosts two nights of Americana music from Kentucky. The Glema Center's Executive Director Brad Downall visited Sounds Good Monday to chat about the music and the Kentucky Folk Art Apprenticeships show "The Makings of a Master" that is in the Anne P. Baker Gallery at the Center as well. &nbsp;Get details at <a href="http://glemacenter.org">glemacenter.org</a>.</div> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 22:02:04 +0000 Kate Lochte 24419 at http://wkms.org Glema Mahr Showcases 'Masterful' Kentucky Music and Art