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Notebook: Lexington Tattoo Project finale brings hundreds together

Read: Recipients of poetic pieces see final design See: Photos from the finale party There were 254 official tattoos in the Lexington Tattoo Project. But judging by the crowd that turned out at Buster’s Billiards and Backroom Friday night, the project … Continue reading

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Lexington Tattoo Project announces video premiere

We now know when the Lexington Tattoo Project will unveil its big secret: the image those more than 200 tattoos Lexingtonians got last winter create when they are all put together. That and other secrets will be revealed the night of Nov. … Continue reading

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Ben Sollee writing music for the Lexington Tattoo Project

Folks attending Saturday night’s “Magnetic Poetry Party” for the Lexington Tattoo Project learned about the latest artist to join the community art initiative. Lexington-based roots cellist Ben Sollee will write music for the video that will be the project’s finale … Continue reading

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Art project to tattoo poem on 200-plus Lexingtonians

Transylvania University-based artists Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova are embarking on another innovative community-art project. This one will spread poetry across the bodies of Lexingtonians. The Lexington Tattoo Project will take a poem about the city by area writer Bianca … Continue reading

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LexArts announces grants and allocations

LexArts has announced its recipients of general operating support and community arts grants. The general operating support funds are unrestricted grants, generally to larger organizations in Lexington. This year’s recipients are: ■ Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras, $20,000 ■ Lexington Art … Continue reading

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Another view of Kurt and Kremena

Part of my get together with Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova to talk about Discarded, which opens tonight at the L.O.T. Gallery, was taking a photo of them on a discarded chair they had found on Third Street. In one … Continue reading

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Slide show: Passing – Fashioning Drag

The Lexington Art League‘s current exhibit, Passing: Fashioning Drag, is the latest manifestation of documentarians Kurt Gohde and Kremena Todorova’s three-year (thus far) project documenting drag culture in Lexington, Ky. Previously they have exhibited and lectured on their work in … Continue reading

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