Beneficial Insects Exhibit

Visitor Center

Beneficial insects are insects that pollinate trees and plant-life while they collect nectar from flowers. Insects that are predators of undesirable, destructive insects are also seen as beneficial to human activities. Examples of beneficial insects that are helpful to your garden, yard and house are dragonflies, parasitic wasps, pollinators like bees, butterflies and moths, assassin […]

Foto Forest, Part of the Louisville Photo Biennial

  Foto Forest: Photographic Selections by Bernheim Artists in Residence will showcase recent photographic acquirements from photographers Eileen Neff, Jimmy Fike, Nori Hall and Christopher Burkett as well as highlight the work from Bernheim’s 2017 Artists in Residence, three of whom are photographers. Foto Forest is a featured exhibition in the 2017 Louisville Photo Biennial, […]

Grass Men workshop with visiting artist, Ashley Peevor

Research Center

Join us for two community workshops with Visiting Artist, Ashley Peevor. Peevor constructs and grows living costumes fondly referred to as Grass Men. Grass Men is a part-sculpture, part-performance series that involves carefully crafted living costumes made from grass, flower and other flora. These community workshops will open participants' eyes to the unique potential for […]

Thomas Dambo Artist Talk

Visitor Center

In conjunction with ECO Kids Discovery Day, Forest Giants in a Giant Forest artist, Thomas Dambo, will be giving an artist lecture about his work and mission of sustainability. This is a free event. Seating is limited and will be available on a first come, first served basis. The $5 environmental impact fee for non-members […]

HOW DOES NATURE MOVE? Stop-motion Animation Workshop with Artist in Residence, Kathleen Lolley

Garden Pavilion

Kathleen Lolley immersed in nature at Bernheim. Photo taken by Allan Day for Ruckus Louisville. Read the article about Kathleen and her Bernheim experience to date HERE. Join Bernheim’s 2019 Artist in Residence Kathleen Lolley and learn the art of stop-motion animation from one of the region’s best! This fun and informative workshop will start with a walk […]

Virtual Studio Tour with 2020 Artist in Residence Lee Running

Virtual Program

Meet sculptor, installation artist and 2020 Bernheim Artist in Residence Lee Running and catch a rare glimpse into the artist’s studio as she prepares her return to Bernheim in September. Learn about her work and creative practice that will drive the creation of two meditations on the American Sycamore tree, one of which will be […]

FEMMEnomenal Art Tour with Gabriella Boros

Meet at Garden Pavilion

Join FEMMEnomenal creator and 2020 Artist in Residence Gabriela Boros on her April return for an afternoon stroll around the Lake Nevin Loop. Learn more about the concept and creative process behind her notable FEMMEnomenal Bluegrass Botanicals exhibition. Each tour is limited to 14 people, with social distancing and masks required. The Lake Nevin Loop is an easy 1.3-mile trail […]

FEMMEnomenal Art Tour with Gabriella Boros

Meet at Garden Pavilion

Join FEMMEnomenal creator and 2020 Artist in Residence Gabriela Boros on her April return for an afternoon stroll around the Lake Nevin Loop. Learn more about the concept and creative process behind her notable FEMMEnomenal Bluegrass Botanicals exhibition. Each tour is limited to 14 people, with social distancing and masks required. The Lake Nevin Loop is an easy 1.3-mile trail […]