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His flaming horse-head sculpture will light up Derby Eve

Metal artist Ben Mjos decided to add some heat to his horse-head sculpture by giving it a flaming mane. The eye-catching work will be on display Friday night at Louisville’s Unbridled Eve gala, and it’s a hint of things to come from a metalworker whose pieces usually have a more utilitarian quality.

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Warhol and Ulmann: A marriage that could be made only in a museum

The University of Kentucky Art Museum pairs two seemingly disparate photographers in its current show: Doris Ulmann, known for documenting intelligentsia and Appalachian culture of the early 20th century, and late-20th century pop culture icon Andy Warhol. Scratching below the differences, museum directors say, they find similarities.

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Musician Rodney Hatfield on painting: ‘very much like playing a solo’

Many Central Kentucky music fans know Rodney Hatfield for his wailing harp and gritty voice as a member of Tin Can Buddha and other ensembles over the decades. But it will be Hatfield’s visually artistic side on display over the next month with “Ordinary Madness,” a show of his recent paintings that opens Friday at New Editions Gallery during Gallery Hop.

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