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New Sculpture: Earth Measure is Open

Earth Measure Public Opening

October 17th  marked the public opening of our newest sculpture, Earth Measure.    Louisville sculptor, Matt Weir, carved the piece out of massive blocks of stacked limestone in honor of the life and service of Bernheim’s dear friend, Barry Bingham Jr. Bingham was the former publisher of the Louisville Courier-Journal and Louisville Times and guided […]

Art in Nature Update – Earth Measure Opening and The Louisville Photo Biennial

Lake Mac I

Earth Measure Set to Open October 17 Bernheim’s Arts in Nature Program is designed to inspire and develop even deeper connections with nature and next month’s public opening of our newest sculpture, Earth Measure will do that in a magnificent way.  You are invited to join us for the official public opening on Thursday, October […]

Earth Measure landscape in progress

EarthMeasure landscape install 9-13-13

Friday, September the 13th was a lucky day for us.  A staff work party resulted in a new prairie planting that will grow up around Matt Weirs’ EarthMeasure sculpture that will open in October.  Here are several pictures of the team that got the job done under the direction of nursery manager Renee Hutchison.

CONNECT at Bernheim — Don’t Miss It

Squallis Puppeteers

CONNECT at Bernheim is just days away.  The annual celebration of all that is possible when art, nature and science intersect takes place Saturday, August 24 from 6:24 p.m. to 10:24 p.m. In its fifth year, CONNECT at Bernheim will challenge your mind and delight your senses. Artists will set up around Lake Nevin with funky, fun […]

Variety of Musical Groups Set to Perform at CONNECT

Old Baby

CONNECT at Bernheim never fails to deliver great music. This year we will feature three bands from a variety of genres. Troubadours of Divine Bliss, New Mother Nature, and Old Baby are sure to make your CONNECT at Bernheim experience enjoyable. The Troubadours of Divine Bliss is a folk band from Kentucky that has traversed […]

Art and Music Collide in Incredible Sun Boxes Sculpture at CONNECT

Sun Boxes

Craig Colorusso brings his Nationally Known Piece to Bernheim Every year CONNECT at Bernheim finds new, unique ways to intersect art, nature and science for one unforgettable event. This year’s festival is uniting art and music in an astonishing way that few eyes or ears have ever experienced. Nationally known installation artist, Craig Colorusso, will […]

Read all about CONNECT at Bernheim

Thanks for the shout out, Insider Louisville. ‪#‎CONNECT‬ Insider Louisville http://ow.ly/nkaZa. “Bernheim’s CONNECT mega-event Aug. 24 adds film, light sculpture invitational with $1,000 prize”

The Bernheim Writers in Residence Program is Back!

Lakehouse

Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, Sarabande Books and The Baltic Writing Residency are pleased to announce their co-sponsorship of an annual Writer-in-Residence Program to be located at Bernheim. The goal of the program is to help realize its mission of connecting people with nature through poetry and literature. Bernheim will provide the selected writers a […]