The Greater Louisville region has a rich legacy and a vibrant contemporary spectrum of performing, visual and community arts and culture. It boasts a long history with anchor institutions of national and international acclaim, including theatre, orchestra, ballet, opera, museums, a performing arts center, and more. There is an increasingly dynamic landscape of mid-size, new and emerging organizations and festivals, and local and nationally renowned youth arts organizations.
The visual arts community continues to thrive and evolve. The local music scene has long nurtured top talent in a collaborative, livable environment. And, the region already has in place a strong network of over 100 organizations, through the Arts & Culture Alliance, that exists to leverage the collaborative power of the region’s arts and culture sector.