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Register by Wed. 9/19 for the 9/22 workshop with artist Kate Kern

Architects of the Asylum.  Gallery Talk with Tom O'Grady, Director of the Southeast Ohio History Center  9/20. 5:30 - 6:30 pm



Current Exhibitions

two mermaid figures in a boat surrounded by sea creatures and a tropical landscape.

Rigaud Benoit (1911-86), Les Sirénes, oil on masonite, 1956, Winslow Anderson Haitian Collection, Huntington Museum of Art

A Sudden Garden: Haitian Art from the Huntington Museum of Art

May 5 - September 30
A Sudden Garden features 51works of 36 Haitian artists from the collection of the Huntington Museum of Art in West Virginia. Most of these paintings date from the period known as the Haitian Renaissance, which saw a blooming of pictorial art by untrained artists working at Le Centre D' Art in Port au Prince from the 1950s through the '60s. ... Read More

The Athens Asylum History Exhibit

June 29 - December 31
In celebration of the Asylum complex's 150th anniversary, Kennedy Museum of Art has partnered with the Southeast Ohio History Center in creating an exhibit on its history. In addition to a new permanent exhibit near the front entrance of the museum, upstairs is a display of blueprints and architectural drawings of a few of the additions and renovations that have occurred over the years. Also shown are archive images of the Amusement Hall that used to occupy two floors at the rear of the central administration building, and concept sketches for future renovations to that space. ... Read More