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The 849 Gallery program encourages students and the public to think critically and act creatively. Through KyCAD’s commitment to the multidisciplinary study of art, students experience nationally-recognized artists first-hand.

849 South Third Street
Louisville, KY 40203

Current Exhibition

Art from trash—and the meaning of value

‘Refuse’ exhibition opens 11.30.17 with reception 5-8pm at 849 Gallery; artist talk at 6pm

Nov. 20, 2017— Artist Meg Hartwig draws inspiration from stuff that other people throw away.

So when the Seattle artist and carpenter brings her “Refuse” exhibition to the Kentucky College of Art + Design at Spalding University later this month, don’t be surprised to see a trailer load of trash.

“You can make anything from anything,” Hartwig says.

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