Lexington Arts Council

What we've been up to

Here's what we've been up to...

2019, 2018 & 2017

One of the beautiful gardens in the Art in the Gardens, June 15, 2019. Tour of 5 gardens at historic homes with artists in each garden.

One of the beautiful gardens in the Art in the Gardens, June 15, 2019. Tour of 5 gardens at historic homes with artists in each garden.

One of the artist displays at the Art in the Gardens event June 15, 2019

One of the artist displays at the Art in the Gardens event June 15, 2019

2018 annual art show set up at the LEX Auditorium. The show included over 140 pieces of art in adult and youth categories. - Oct ‘18

2018 annual art show set up at the LEX Auditorium. The show included over 140 pieces of art in adult and youth categories. - Oct ‘18

Visitors participate at our crafts tables at Living History of Civil War event in Lexington. -Oct ‘18

Visitors participate at our crafts tables at Living History of Civil War event in Lexington. -Oct ‘18

Scarecrow mask made at our children’s crafts tables at the Family Sock Hop - Sept ‘18

Scarecrow mask made at our children’s crafts tables at the Family Sock Hop - Sept ‘18

One of the entries in the Decorated Kite Contest we sponsored as part of the annual Community Fair. - Aug ‘18

One of the entries in the Decorated Kite Contest we sponsored as part of the annual Community Fair. - Aug ‘18

Sponsored a Poetry Workshop presented by Aliki Barnstone, Missouri Poet Laureate. - Apr ‘18

Sponsored a Poetry Workshop presented by Aliki Barnstone, Missouri Poet Laureate. - Apr ‘18

Supported refurbishing and rededication of the Lexington History mural. -Aug’18

Supported refurbishing and rededication of the Lexington History mural. -Aug’18

BAM (Bike Across Missouri) 2017. We held a bike decorating contest, showcasing them on Main Street. Winners of the decorating contest received a prize bike.

BAM (Bike Across Missouri) 2017. We held a bike decorating contest, showcasing them on Main Street. Winners of the decorating contest received a prize bike.

Annual Art Show, 2017. With over 90 contestants, the beautiful art was on display at The Lex Auditorium. We also included a youth art show. Hosted by the arts council, we brought in a judge and awarded first through third place prizes.

Annual Art Show, 2017. With over 90 contestants, the beautiful art was on display at The Lex Auditorium. We also included a youth art show. Hosted by the arts council, we brought in a judge and awarded first through third place prizes.

 
Float in the annual Lexington Festival of Lights parade on December 7, 2018

Float in the annual Lexington Festival of Lights parade on December 7, 2018