The ArtBeat

WUKY's weekly feature covering the arts and events in Central Kentucky and beyond.  Visit and listen for information about events and conversations about all varieties of art. We also hope to kick off a community calendar for arts events.

Stephanie Harris, The Lexington Art League's Outgoing Executive Director, reflects on her life in the arts, her passion for dance and teaching, and her fulfilling work with The Lexington Art League.

Joined by WUKY's Joe Conkwright in the new WUKY studio, Stephanie takes a look back, and a look ahead to next chapter of her journey through Art.

The 2018 Lexington Music Awards returns to the Lyric Theater this Sunday (January 28).

Joe Conkwright talks with Lexi founder David McLean about this weekends event.

Stephanie Harris & Mark Mozingo from The Lexington Art League stop by to tell us about this weekend's Black Friday Art Sale at the Loudoun House.

PRHB7N @ THE LOUDOUN HOUSE 10/20, 10/21 AND 10/27

Oct 20, 2017

Joe Conkwright is joined by The Lexington Chamber Orchestra Music Director, Jan Pellant to discuss the season opening concert Sunset.

September 30, 2017 at Tates Creek Presbyterian Church (7:30 Saturday)
October 1, 2017 at The Lyric Theatre (3:00 Sunday)

Mendelssohn: String Symphony No. 2
Respighi: “Il Tramonto” (“The Sunset”) with Catherine Clarke Nardolillo, soprano
Schubert: Death and the Maiden

The 2017 Harry Dean Stanton Fest (Sepember 28-30)

Sep 19, 2017

Joe Conkwright is joined in studio with Sarabeth Brownrobie and Mick Jeffries from KYUKE to talk about Kentucky's first Ukelele festival happening this weekend in Lexington.

Doug Naselroad, Master Luthier at the Appalachian Artisan Center in Knott County, talks about the craft of instrument making.