Meet Your Federal Arts Advocacy Captain

Lori Meadows

Lori Meadows serves as chairperson of Kentuckians for the Arts, and is Kentucky co-captain for arts advocacy through Americans for the Arts. She is an independent consultant in the areas of arts administration, non-profit organizational management, public art and historic textiles. 

Ms. Meadows served as executive director of the Kentucky Arts Council from 2005 until her retirement in 2016, and was with the arts council for 22 years serving as individual artist director and executive staff advisor before her appointment as director. 

Prior to her tenure with the Kentucky Arts Council, Ms. Meadows served from 1993-1995 as Director of the Kentucky Save Outdoor Sculpture! Project, sponsored by the National Museum of American Art and the National Institute for the Conservation of Cultural Property. From 1990-1993 she initiated and managed the Kentucky Textile Project, a documentation, preservation and public recognition project of all known Kentucky textile collections.   

Favorite Art Form: Visual Art, Particularly Craft and Fashion Design

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