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AT THE FRIST: November-January Calendar of Events

AT THE FRIST: November-January Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events                         November 1, 2017–January 31, 2018 Please disregard previous versions of this calendar. This information is current as of October 26, 2017. Dates and programs are subject to change. OF SPECIAL NOTE IN NOVEMBER Thursday, November 2                   Curator’s Tour: World War I and                                                       American Art presented by Trinita Kennedy, Frist Center […]

Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2017  to Guests Bringing Donations of Nonperishable Food Items for  Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee

Frist Center Offers Free Admission on Mondays through December 2017 to Guests Bringing Donations of Nonperishable Food Items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee

Pinnacle Financial Partners Join as Presenting Sponsors NASHVILLE, Tenn. (October 31, 2017)—Beginning Monday, November 6, the Frist Center will offer free admission on Mondays to guests bringing nonperishable food items for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee, through December 18. Since 2012, Frist Center visitors have donated more than 20,000 pounds of food to […]

FRANKLIN ART SCENE RETURNS ON NOV. 3 FOR MONTHLY DOWNTOWN ART CRAWL

FRANKLIN ART SCENE RETURNS ON NOV. 3 FOR MONTHLY DOWNTOWN ART CRAWL

FRANKLIN, Tenn. –  Fall has finally arrived, and Franklin Art Scene returns on Friday, Nov. 3 from 6-9 p.m. for an evening of crisp weather and more than 30 sites hosting a variety of artists for this month’s art crawl. Franklin Art Scene is hosted by the Downtown Franklin Association on the first Friday of […]

Martin Masters Fine Art Show and Sale, Oct. 20-21, at FiftyForward Martin Center, to feature original works by more than 40 local and regional professional artists

Martin Masters Fine Art Show and Sale, Oct. 20-21, at FiftyForward Martin Center, to feature original works by more than 40 local and regional professional artists

Martin Masters Fine Art Show and Sale, Oct. 20-21, at FiftyForward Martin Center, to feature original works by more than 40 local and regional professional artists   For one fall weekend, the FiftyForward Martin Center will be transformed into an art gallery displaying over 500 original works of art by more than 40 local and […]

AT THE FRIST: October-December media calendar of events

AT THE FRIST: October-December media calendar of events

Calendar of Events                          October 1–December 31, 2017 High-resolution images available. Please disregard previous versions of this calendar. This information is current as of September 27, 2017. Dates and programs are subject to change. OF SPECIAL NOTE IN OCTOBER Friday, October 6                                 Exhibition Opens: World War I and American […]

Franklin Art Scene Returns with Paint-By-Number Art and Community Voting for Preservation Grant

Franklin Art Scene Returns with Paint-By-Number Art and Community Voting for Preservation Grant

Free monthly art crawl to take place on Friday, Oct. 6 with open house event at Landmark Bank   FRANKLIN, TN – Franklin Art Scene returns on Friday, Oct. 6 from 6 – 9 p.m. with fall in the air and a chance to contribute to a community painting of the Dr. McPhail building, which […]

Art for Inspiration Fine Art Show and Sale

Art for Inspiration Fine Art Show and Sale

St. Matthew Catholic Church 12th annual Art Show Come join us for a weekend of Art and Celebration! The 12th Annual Fine Art Show and Sale is October 28, 6-9 p.m. and October 29, 9:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., hosted by the Art & Environment Committee. Make plans now to attend this free event, full of live music, […]

“Extrasensory” Opens October 13 at the Frist Center

“Extrasensory” Opens October 13 at the Frist Center

Local Teaching Artists and Community Groups Create Interactive Installations Inspired by the Five Senses and Nick Cave: Feat. Nashville, TN. (September 12, 2017)—The Frist Center presents Extrasensory, a collaborative and dynamic community art exhibition inspired by Nick Cave: Feat. and the five senses. The interactive artworks will be on display from October 13, 2017, through […]

Landmark Exhibition World War I and American Art  Makes Final Stop at Nashville’s Frist Center

Landmark Exhibition World War I and American Art Makes Final Stop at Nashville’s Frist Center

Public Programs Explore Contemporary Cultural Connections and Role of Art in Healing Wounds of War October 6, 2017–January 21, 2018 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 15, 2017)—World War I and American Art, the first major exhibition to examine how American artists reacted to the First World War, opens at Nashville’s Frist Center for the Visual Arts on […]

FRANKLIN ART SCENE RETURNS BEAT THE SUMMER HEAT AND CELEBRATE LOCAL ARTISTRY

FRANKLIN ART SCENE RETURNS BEAT THE SUMMER HEAT AND CELEBRATE LOCAL ARTISTRY

Free monthly art crawl in Downtown Franklin to take place on Friday, Aug. 4 FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Franklin Art Scene returns on Friday, Aug. 4 from 6 – 9 p.m. to highlight local artists and the robust artistic community in Downtown Franklin, and guests are invited to stay cool by hopping aboard the Art Scene […]

Here’s what’s happening in July at the Frist

Here’s what’s happening in July at the Frist

  First up Not quite July, but a reminder that FRIST FRIDAYS kick off this Friday with a big night of American rock ‘n’ art. The Long Players will do their best Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers in the courtyard, and new this year, artists from our current shows will lead interactive programs in the […]

Here’s what’s happening at the Frist this June

Here’s what’s happening at the Frist this June

First up With the openings of State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now and Vadis Turner: Tempest, our summer gallery transformation is nearly complete. The shows are full of engaging narratives and well worth repeat visits. Speaking of, we’re offering a new discounted“Summer Pass”—$30 for unlimited admission all summer, including all three Frist Friday […]

“Critter Invasion” Chalk Art to be Featured at June Franklin Art Scene

“Critter Invasion” Chalk Art to be Featured at June Franklin Art Scene

First Friday Art Crawl Highlights Local Artists, Showcases Williamson County Culture FRANKLIN, Tenn. — The Franklin Art Scene returns to downtown Franklin on June 2 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. to feature unique pieces created by a wide range of local artisans, along with the second annual Critter Invasion — an exhibition of sidewalk […]

“Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Kaplan & Levi Collection” Opens June 23 at the Frist Center

“Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Kaplan & Levi Collection” Opens June 23 at the Frist Center

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Ancestral Modern: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Kaplan & Levi Collection, an exhibition that explores the flourishing of indigenous Australian painting and sculpture that has occurred since the 1970s. On view in the Upper-Level Galleries from June 23 through October 15, 2017, the exhibition celebrates the artistic […]

Artist Vadis Turner’s First Monographic Museum Exhibition

Artist Vadis Turner’s First Monographic Museum Exhibition

“Vadis Turner: Tempest” — May 26–September 10, 2017 The Frist Center is proud to present Nashville-born artist Vadis Turner’s first monographic museum exhibition, Vadis Turner: Tempest, on view in the Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery from May 26 through September 10, 2017. Turner’s practice revolves around transforming everyday materials—typically those associated with women and their […]