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Exhibition and Programs Schedule

Below is the schedule for our Exhibitions, and Family Fun and Lunch and Learn programs for 2017/18. Click the program that you want more information on and the link will take you to the event’s page. More information will be added to this page as it becomes available.



September 29 – November 25, 2017:  2017 Photo Biennial Laura Hartford (Main Gallery) and Ray Wallace (George W. Morrison Gallery).  Opening Reception: Friday, September 29, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

December 8, 2017 – February 3, 2018 :  Jamey Aebersold: An Improvised Life.  Opening Reception: Friday, December 8, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

February 16 – April 21, 2018 :  Penny Sisto.  Opening Reception: Friday, February 16, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

April 28 – May 12, 2018:  Floyd County Secondary Schools Art Show & Competition.  Awards presentation and reception: Thursday- May 10, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

May 25, – July 21, 2018 :  Form, Not Function: Quilt Art at the Carnegie.  Opening Reception: Friday, May 25, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

August 3 – September 22, 2018 :  Aberlyn Sweetland-May, Rebeka Trapp, & Katy Traughber.  Opening Reception: Friday, August 3, 2018

September, 2018:  New Albany Public Art Project.  New Albany Riverfront Amphitheater

October 5 – December 1, 2018 :  Nathaniel Donnett & Vadis Turner.  Opening Reception: Friday, October 5, 2018

December 14 – February 9, 2019 :  Biophilia Life; or, My Best Friend Has Four Legs and a Tail.  Opening Reception: Friday, December 14, 2018


Family Fun: 

Family Fun Workshops are free to the public, however, pre-registration is appreciated. Age ranges of children are 2 to 12 years of age. A parent or guardian must accompany children.

Workshop hours are 10:00 am till 12:00 pm. We ask that families arrive by at least 11:30 to have enough time to do the activity. Typically, the Carnegie Center supplies all materials, but occasionally families are asked to bring an item.
-November 11, Perfectly Personalized Placemats
-December 9, Snowy Pinecone Owl


Lunch and Learn: 

Join us the third Tuesday of the month from January to November for a free program on topics of cultural interest from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM. Reservations are required and can be made by emailing Delesha Thomas at or calling the Carnegie Center for Art and History at 812-944-7336.

2017 Remaining Upcoming Topics:

October 17, Cardinal Ritter of New Albany…presented by the Cardinal Ritter Birthplace Foundation

November 21, The American Commercial Barge Line of Jeffersonville…presented by Kenneth E. Groth

December…No Lunch and Learn presentation

2018 Scheduled Topics

January 16…A Pictorial History of the Kentucky Prison System…presented by Kyle Ellison

February 20…Historic Eleutherian College…presented by Jan Vetrhus

March 20…Welcome to Squire Boone Caverns…presented by Claudia Yundt

April 17…Thirty Years at the Carnegie Center…presented by Sally Newkirk