Art Shows

2018 Mellwood Interactive Art Show:

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EVENT DATE: 9/8/18 and 9/9/18.

BOOTH FEE:  $295 indoors.

Splash Into History at the Mellwood Interactive Art Show for a weekend of family fun and art!  Artists are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Space is limited. This is a juried show so only limited amounts of each medium will be accepted. In addition to indoor vendors, the event will include interactive art stations, performances by CirqueLouis, In addition to indoor and outdoor artists booths, the event will include food, drinks, performances, children’s activities, and more! Proceeds will benefit Gilda’s Club Louisville. Free Admission and Parking!

Interactive Art Stations:
1) Splash Into History
2) Tye Dye Station
3) Sand Art
4) Live Painting of a Gallapolloza Horse by a local artist
5) Community Coloring of a mini Gallapolloza horse
& More to come!


Drawing: Original compositions drawn by the artist’s hand in charcoal, pastel, pencil, ink, etc.
Painting: Original oil, acrylics, watercolor, Gouache etc. are in this category. Reproductions of all kinds will be prohibited. Painters wishing to sell any prints must submit a separate application in the Graphics/Printmaking
Photography: Original photographs by the artist. May include digital alteration or hand painting.

Mixed Media: Original work where the primary intent is the union of two or more media. (2D Mixed Media is wall mounted mixed media work – 3D Mixed Media is freestanding mixed media work).

Digital Art: This category includes any original work for which the original image, or the manipulation of other source material, was executed by the artist using a computer. Work in this category must be in limited editions, signed and numbered on archival quality materials.

Fiber: Works created from fibers, including basketry, weaving, papermaking, leather, and fabric.

Handmade Clothing/Accessories: Work where the primary intention is to be worn and where the primary material is fiber.

Jewelry: All jewelry must be original designs made by the artist. Commercial findings are acceptable

Ceramics: Created from the imagination and by the hand of the artist from clay, porcelain, stoneware, and/or earthenware. Bisque from commercial molds is prohibited.

Sculpture: Three-dimensional works incorporating any material that are carved, modeled, constructed or cast

Wood: Functional and sculptural work where the primary material is wood. Original works must be hand-tooled, machine-worked, turned or carved


2019 Mellwood Spring Art Show & Fair

CONTACT: or 502.895.3650 for additional information.

EVENT DATE: February 23rd and 24th.

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MAEC is now accepting applications for our 3rd Annual Spring Art Show. The booth fee is $175 dollars for both days.  This juried show will occur indoors in the Monet and Picasso Rooms. We will have a drop-off area for the elderly and handicapped. There will be live art, food, drinks, and 50 artists!

Please email to receive additional information.


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