Showcasing the Arts

2018 Governor's Derby Celebration

2018 Governor’s Derby Exhibit
May 1 - June 4, 2018

Capitol Rotunda, Frankfort

The Governor’s Derby Exhibit is on display in the Kentucky State Capitol Rotunda. It features the work of 24 artists from across the Commonwealth with their interpretation of the theme “Reflections of the Commonwealth.”

See the exhibit, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Artists in the exhibit include:

Philis Alvic, FAYETTE
Bill Berryman, CLARK
Kathy Conroy, HENRY
John Andrew Dixon, BOYLE
Paula Haynes, GRAYSON
Robert Hunt, MADISON
Sallie Clay Lanham, FRANKLIN
Ed Lawrence, FRANKLIN
Jessica Mayes, BOURBON
Helen Morrison, FAYETTE

Kevin Osbourn, CLARK
Ken Page, KENTON
Linda Pierce, CHRISTIAN
Fran Redmon, FRANKLIN
Marcheta Sparrow, FRANKLIN
Jennifer Stanley, MADISON
Jason Sturgill, FAYETTE
Victor Sweatt, JEFFERSON
Ted Tarquinio, JEFFERSON
Patty Trujillo, JEFFERSON
Sharon Weis, JEFFERSON
Angela Wells, JEFFERSON

Most of these works are available for purchase. For more information on an artist, or if you would like to purchase a piece, please contact Marvin Young, public art and design director, at 502-892-3111, or


On May 17 Kentucky First Lady Glenna Bevin visited with artists whose work appears in the Governor’s Derby Exhibit, on display through June 4 in the Capitol Rotunda in Frankfort. The exhibit, whose theme is “Reflections of the Commonwealth,” features work by 24 Kentucky artists, and is an annual initiative coordinated by the Kentucky Arts Council.


Page last updated: May 22, 2018
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