Showcasing the Arts

Governor's Derby Exhibit

April 20-May 16, 2023

The Governor’s Derby Exhibit is on display in the Kentucky State Capitol Rotunda. It features the work of 48 artists from across the commonwealth with their interpretation of the theme “Resilience”.

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:

  • Gretchen Bainum, Fleming County
  • Elizabeth Bizianes, Jefferson County
  • Debbie Blair, Fayette County
  • Judith Egerton, Jefferson County
  • Obiora Embry, Fayette County
  • Shuling Fister, Fayette County
  • Enrique Gonzalez, Fayette County
  • Kris Grenier, Harrison County
  • Elizabeth Haigh, Jefferson County
  • Darryl Halbrooks, Madison County
  • Kate He, Calloway County
  • Caleb He, Boone County
  • Steven A. Hoffman, Boyle County
  • Frederica Huff, Daviess County
  • Yolanda Kennison, Fayette County
  • Lindsey Kiser, Boone County
  • Deyanira Esmeralda Martin, Fayette County
  • Clay Mata, Jefferson County
  • Bradley McLean, Hardin County
  • Kasandra McNeil, Pulaski County
  • David Neace, Jessamine County
  • Linda Nelson, Anderson County
  • Ly Nguyen, Jefferson County
  • Adeline Osborne, Boyle County
  • Kevin Osbourn, Clark County
  • Ken Page, Kenton County
  • Sherry Pearl, Jefferson County
  • Marie Waddell Pearson, Fayette County
  • Linda Pierce, Christian County
  • Salina Ramsay, Fayette County
  • Fran Redmon, Franklin County
  • Meryl R.B. Shapiro, Woodford County
  • Larry Smith, Trimble County
  • Linda Stahl, Laurel County
  • Jennifer Stanley, Madison County
  • Paula Stone-Buckner, Montgomery County
  • Carol Summers, Fayette County
  • Beverley Sweeney-Sheppard, Jefferson County
  • Tammy Tsunoda, Garrard County
  • Crystal Viray, Boyle County
  • Amanda Wangler, Clark County
  • Sid Webb, Fayette County
  • Angela Wells, Jefferson County
  • Katherine Updegraff White, Lincoln County
  • Addison Williams, Letcher County
  • Stephen Winter, Jessamine County
  • Ruthe Wyman, Boone County
  • Laura Zecchin, Boyle County


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 Dave Blevins, arts marketing director, at 502-892-3120, or