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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 […]

Toasty Trolley and the Franklin Art Scence

Toasty Trolley and the Franklin Art Scence

The Franklin Art Scene is inviting the public to come out of winter hibernation for the first Friday crawl of 2017 on Friday, Jan. 6. Guests won’t have to brave the chilly temperatures for too long during the smaller and more intimate edition of Art Scene– the Toasty Trolley, complete with hot cider, will be […]

Franklin Art Scene Returns November 4

Franklin Art Scene Returns November 4

In addition to showcasing an array of talented local artists, the Franklin Art Scene will feature a workshop on the business aspect of art during the free monthly crawl from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 4 in Historic Downtown Franklin.   Michael Damico of Damico Frame & Art Gallery will host the […]

Art for Inspiration

Art for Inspiration

Get Inspired at the upcoming 11th annual Art for Inspiration Fine Art Show and Sale on Saturday, November 12 from 6-9p.m. and Sunday, November 13 from 9:30a.m.-1p.m at St. Matthew Church. This free event is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy live music, good food and shop for original art. Christmas is just around the corner. More […]

FiftyForward hosts 11th Annual Martin Masters Event

FiftyForward hosts 11th Annual Martin Masters Event

For one weekend, the FiftyForward Martin Center will be transformed into an art gallery displaying more than 500 original works of art by more than 40 local and regional professional artists. The eleventh annual Martin Masters event, a fine art sale and exhibit will be held October 14 and 15 located at 960 Heritage Way […]

2nd Annual Connections Art Show

2nd Annual Connections Art Show

The Arts Council of Williamson County and Battle Ground Academy are hosting the 2nd annual Connections Art Show. This pre-holiday show is open to 2D artists in Middle Tennessee. It is our goal to increase sales for artists by hosting an end of exhibition reception, hosting several moms night out in the exhibition space and […]

Salsa & Swing Dancing

Salsa & Swing Dancing

Learn to salsa or swing dance in fun new September classes at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd. Salsa Dancing Salsa dancing is very popular, and you can learn all the moves in a new ongoing dance class at the Franklin Recreation Complex, 1120 Hillsboro Rd. Learn about the Cuban roots and evolution of […]

Light Up The Night

Light Up The Night

Local Art Crawl Shines A Light On 5th Year Of Williamson County Art And Culture   The Franklin Art Scene is continuing its 5th anniversary celebration on Friday, March 4 by shining a light on Williamson County art and culture with complimentary glowsticks, in addition to a wide range of local artisans.   Coordinated by […]

Art Crawl

Art Crawl

The Franklin Art Scene will open its doors this Friday with fabulous art to view for all.  The first-Friday art crawl, which has consistently grown in attendance since its 2011 conception, will feature 30-plus participating locations in Historic Franklin’s core. Art Scene locations are dispersed throughout downtown, including the antique district and spots up and […]

Art for Inspiration Show and Sale

Art for Inspiration Show and Sale

St. Matthew Church in Franklin will host its tenth annual Art For Inspiration Art Show and Sale Saturday, November 14, 6-9 p.m. and Sunday, November 15, 9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.. The event is free beginning Saturday evening with an adult only reception, offering free food and wine, along with live music and a silent […]

Happy 4th Birthday, Franklin Art Scene

Happy 4th Birthday, Franklin Art Scene

In 2011, a core group of local artistic influencers gathered to discuss the launch of an art crawl in downtown Franklin, Tenn. On Friday, Sept. 4, the community will celebrate those visionaries’ work as the Franklin Art Scene hosts its four-anniversary event in the 16-block National Register district. Linda Childs–a staff member at the Heritage […]