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Come break the ice with us at our very first Social Speed as we welcome new and returning visitors! Enjoy an exciting night of games, art-making, drinks, and fun as you get to know the new Speed, its collection, and your Louisville neighbors.

Lecture by Matthew Moore | 6:30 pm in the Grand Hall
Site-specific artist, Matthew Moore, will talk about his installation, Palaver, in the Speed’s Art Park. Matt is a multi-media artist and fourth-generation farmer based in Phoenix, Arizona. His video and installation artworks are exhibited internationally. He lectures on art and agriculture across the country from San Francisco to New York, and most recently appeared at the 2014 TEDxManhattan. His work has been exhibited at the Phoenix Art Museum, the Sundance Film Festival, the Walker Art Center, MassMoCA, the World Congress of Soil Science in Korea, and Nuit Blanche in Canada, among many other venues. He has been featured in publications including Art Forum, Art in America, Art Lies, Metropolis, Dwell, and Architecture.

Speed Cinema presents- The Defenders: Will Oldham | 7:00-9:00 pm
This month features the debut of a quarterly series, The Defenders, in which local well-known figures are invited to pick one of their guilty pleasure films, share it with the audience, and defend their choice after the screening. The audience is sworn to secrecy about what is screened. This month artist, actor, and musician Will Oldham shares a cinematic gem. Tickets will be available one hour before screening in the Cinema Lobby. Limited seating available.

Speed Dating Tours| 7:00 and 8:00 pm
Spending all of your time hanging on a gallery wall can make it really difficult to find a love connection. That’s why we’re putting a new spin on Speed Dating using works from our collection. Join us at 7:00 and 8:00 for a fast-paced and interactive tour that will allow you to play matchmaker!

Art + Trivia | 7:45-8:45 pm
Team up and test your knowledge of art, the Speed, and Louisville in a fun game of trivia hosted by Louisville Trivia. Four 15-minute rounds will begin at 7:45pm, and prizes will be awarded at the end of each round. Stay for one round or dominate all four! Teams will be capped at 6 players. Prizes will be awarded for each round.
Photo Booth | 6:00-9:00 pm
Come design your own props and take a photo as your favorite Speed work of art.

Personality Quiz| 6:00-9:00 pm
Take this quick quiz to see what artistic movement best matches your personality.

FREE for Members/$15 for Non-Members

Click here for more information: http://www.speedmuseum.org/event/social-speed/

The Social Speed series is made possible by the Presenting Sponsor, Brown-Forman.
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