carnegie center http://wfpl.org en Emancipation Across the River: Carnegie Center Explores New Albany, Louisville Connections http://wfpl.org/post/emancipation-across-river-carnegie-center-explores-new-albany-louisville-connections <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A century after President Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation freed enslaved people in Confederate territories and states, New Albany’s Carnegie Center for Art and History explores the history of emancipation celebrations on both sides of the Ohio River with a talk by historian Pen Bogert.</span></p> Thu, 16 May 2013 21:10:32 +0000 Erin Keane 5427 at http://wfpl.org Emancipation Across the River: Carnegie Center Explores New Albany, Louisville Connections Exhibit Explores Quilting Form, not Function http://wfpl.org/post/exhibit-explores-quilting-form-not-function <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Quilting is a time-honored craft that traditionally made beautiful and efficient use of scrap fabric and scarce materials. The annual juried exhibit&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">at New Albany's&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.carnegiecenter.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Carnegie Center for Art and History</a>&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">showcasing the </span>artform's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> contemporary expression </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">celebrates its tenth anniversary this year.</span></p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:19:42 +0000 Erin Keane 5105 at http://wfpl.org Exhibit Explores Quilting Form, not Function