The following educational programs are being offered:
Architectural Archives Tour
Tuesday, July 16, 12:00-2:00 p.m. | Join the Filson for a behind-the-scenes archives tour focusing on its unique collection of architectural drawings. A box lunch will be provided. This program is the result of a partnership between the Filson Historical
A Sense of Place Through Time
Tuesday, August 20 - Press Conference, 11:00 a.m., Lecture, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | The Filson will host the unveiling of the 2019 St. James Court Art Show official poster followed by a lecture on the history of St. James Court.
Walter H. Kiser's Neighborhood Sketches Revisited
Thursday, August 22, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Join John David Myles at the picturesque Oxmoor Farm as he retraces the steps of artist Walter H. Kiser, who drew 404 landmarks across Kentucky and the river communities of Southern Indiana during the 1930s and 40s.
One Day University at the Filson
Friday, September 13, 9:00 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Back by popular demand! The Filson is pleased to present One Day University for the second time, with a new lineup of great lecturers!
Enid Yandell: Kentucky's Pioneer Sculptor
Thursday, October 3, 5:00-7:00 p.m. | This study
examines Yandell’s life and work: how she grew from a young, Southern dilettante into a mature, gifted artist who ran in circles with more established male artists in New York and Paris. Includes Enid’s Bi