Janice Mason Art Museum http://wkms.org en Kentucky Arts Council Awards $1.4M to Arts Organizations http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-arts-council-awards-14m-arts-organizations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Kentucky Arts Council is awarding more than $1.4 million &nbsp;to arts organizations across the Commonwealth, including support to Calloway, Christian, </span>Crittenden<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Daviess, Graves, McCracken, and </span>Trigg<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> counties. Here's a breakdown of where the award is being allocated in our region:&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:26:56 +0000 Troy Taylor 42192 at http://wkms.org Kentucky Arts Council Awards $1.4M to Arts Organizations "An Island is Unreliable," New Exhibit at Janice Mason Art Museum http://wkms.org/post/island-unreliable-new-exhibit-janice-mason-art-museum <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Janice Mason Art Museum presents "An Island is Unreliable," a new exhibition featuring work by sculptor Cody Arnall and photographer Sarah Phyllis Smith. The work explores how objects become a part of a visual language for constructing and understanding our relationships with time, place, and memory. Cadiz's Janice Mason Art Museum's Executive Director Megan Whittaker Nesbit visits </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Sounds Good </em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">to preview the exhibit.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 18:15:39 +0000 Kate Lochte 39437 at http://wkms.org "An Island is Unreliable," New Exhibit at Janice Mason Art Museum 'Dine with the Dearly Departed' at Southern Kentucky Independent Theatre http://wkms.org/post/dine-dearly-departed-southern-kentucky-independent-theatre <p>Southern Kentucky Independent Theatre's Paul Forshee describes the group's September 20th and 21st "Dining with the Dearly Departed" event. It's a new format this year: Actors travel through time portraying owners of acreage now called RB Farms; it all happens under a large wedding style tent with a catered dinner to boot on September 20 and 21 at RB Farms near Kenny Rogers' house on Old Hopkinsville Road near Gracey. A cast of nearly twenty actors will depict nearly a dozen families through history, all whom shared the same farm (the current owners will be portraying themselves.) <a href="http://www.jmam.org/events/dining-dearly-departed">See more at Janice Mason Art Museum's website</a>.</p><p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 18:33:31 +0000 Kate Lochte 34662 at http://wkms.org 'Dine with the Dearly Departed' at Southern Kentucky Independent Theatre Meet Megan Nesbit, new Executive Director of the Janice Mason Art Museum http://wkms.org/post/meet-megan-nesbit-new-executive-director-janice-mason-art-museum <p>Kate Lochte meets Megan Nesbit, Executive Director of the Janice Mason Art Museum in Cadiz. She talks about how she came to the region, the history of the museum, and how exhibits are orchestrated. Megan also talks about an upcoming exhibit featuring middle and high school art in Trigg County and how students and art teachers are able to accomplish creative works with limited resources.</p><p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 16:41:59 +0000 Kate Lochte 29771 at http://wkms.org Meet Megan Nesbit, new Executive Director of the Janice Mason Art Museum