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Ask A Curator – Paul Günter: Studio Portraiture to Art Photography

Tuesday, September 14, 6:00-7:00 p.m. – REGISTER HERE

Sponsored by Commonwealth Bank and Trust

“What is it like to curate an exhibit?” “How do you choose items for an exhibition?”  Do you have questions like these? Join exhibit curators Heather Potter and Danielle Spalenka as they give commentary on this online exhibition and open the floor for a casual Q&A session about Gunter and his photography. The exhibition is digitally available to explore online at Questions can be submitted in advance to Emma Bryan (gro.l1637999389aciro1637999389tsihn1637999389oslif1637999389@nayr1637999389bamme1637999389) or using the chat feature during the event.

Paul Gunter: Studio Portraiture to Art Photography is in collaboration with the 2021 Louisville Photo Biennial. To learn more about the other participants and events, please visit

Venue Rental

Spaces Available for Rent Beginning 2022

The Filson Historical Society is a unique venue that blends the historic with the modern and provides a stunning background for any event. Several areas of the campus are available to be rented for dinners, retreats, meetings, receptions, parties, or weddings. The venues have access to 74 free parking spaces and wifi, as well as small catering areas. All of the Filson’s facilities have accessible parking.

View a virtual tour of our spaces!

Visit the Filson

1310 S. 3rd St., Louisville, KY 40208
(502) 635-5083

The Filson will reopen to the public on September 1st, 2021 – Read More! All events are currently being held virtually; to register for our live virtual events, please visit our Events Page; for information on recorded lectures and other activities, please visit us online at Bringing History Home.

We are resuming in person research, and suggest reserving a seat – learn more here.  The research library is open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 4:30 pm.  Please note: For the remainder of 2021 the Filson’s Research Library will be closing at 12:30 pm on the third Friday of each month.

We also continue to provide remote research services; please email gro.l1637999389aciro1637999389tsihn1637999389oslif1637999389@hcra1637999389eser1637999389.


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