Sensuous Steel

Sensuous Steel

Now at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts

During the run of Sensuous Steel (June 14–Sept. 15, 2013), Nashville’s Lane Motor Museum and the Frist Center will offer reciprocal admission discounts when ticket stubs are presented. Each ticket stub from the Lane Motor Museum is good for one half-price admission at the Frist, and each Frist Center ticket stub can be used at the Lane Motor Museum to receive a $3 discount on a single ticket. The Lane Motor Museum is located at 702 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville. Learn more at

Additionally, unique all-inclusive travel packages to see Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles are be available through the Nashville Convention & Visitors Corp. website. For information and to book your package, go to

The Frist Center is the only venue for Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles, which includes 18 cars and two motorcycles from some of the most important auto collectors and collections in the United States. Inspired by the Frist Center’s own historic Art Deco building, the exhibition features spectacular automobiles that exemplify the classic elegance, luxurious materials and iconography of motion that characterized vehicles influenced by the Art Deco style.

Admission Prices:

Visitors 18 and younger                                              FREE

Frist Center Members                                                 FREE

Adults                                                                          $10.00

Seniors (65+)                                                              $7.00

Active duty military                                                     $7.00

College students with ID                                             $7.00

Groups of 10 or more (with reservations)                  $8.00 per person

Thursday and Friday evenings from 5:00–9:00 p.m. (with the exception of Frist Fridays), admission is free for college students with school ID.

Group reservations for 10 or more visitors can be made by calling Ronny Criss, assistant educator for community engagement, at 615.744.3247.

Exhibition Credit

This exhibition was organized by the Frist Center for the Visual Arts with Guest Curator Ken Gross.

Exhibition Sponsors

Lead Sponsors: Barbara, Jack, Sara, and Richard Bovender

Platinum Sponsor: The HCA Foundation on behalf of HCA and the TriStar Family of Hospitals

Media Sponsor:

Hospitality Sponsor: Union Station Hotel

Member Preview Sponsors: Chubb Insurance, Porsche of Nashville

Thank you to Belmont University and Ocean Way Recording Studios who are donating recording time and professional expertise for the production of the audio tour.

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts is supported in part by the Metro Nashville Arts Commission, the Tennessee Arts Commission, and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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