Exhibitions https://nashvillearts.com Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:33:09 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.6 https://nashvillearts.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/cropped-NashArtsLogoIcon-1-32x32.jpg Exhibitions https://nashvillearts.com 32 32 Cracking Art at Cheekwood Estate and Gardens https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/cracking-art-at-cheekwood-estate-and-gardens/ Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:32:20 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75634 June 2018 By Sydney Bozeman This summer, Cheekwood is hosting their newest art exhibition: Cracking Art. Based in Milan, Italy, Cracking Art is an “artist collective born out of the intention to radically change the history of art by investigating the relationship between natural and artificial reality.” On view through September 2nd, the exhibition will […]

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Through the Looking Glass https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/through-the-looking-glass/ Wed, 30 May 2018 14:00:17 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75225 June 2018 Alice E. Shepherd’s Glass Creations Take Off at Nashville International Airport, June 4–August 26 WORDS Amanda Dobra Hope “Why fit in when you were born to stand out” is a quote many artists relate to. In fact, it’s one they must come back to often when their inner world is challenged, but they […]

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James Perrin: Painting in the Post-Digital Age https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/james-perrin-painting-in-the-post-digital-age/ Wed, 30 May 2018 13:05:46 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75195 June 2018 Tinney Contemporary | Through June 30 Photograph by Jerry Atnip WORDS Audrey Molloy Contemporary art is increasingly consumed as part of an accelerated infosphere, intensified by semiotic and visual stimulation. In the art infosphere, material interactions are ubiquitously two-dimensional, transpiring within the constraints of a quarter-inch of an illuminated glass screen. Artworks, photographs, […]

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Channel To Channel Founder Brings Visitors To Cobwebs & Catacombs https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/channel-to-channel-founder-brings-visitors-to-cobwebs-catacombs/ Wed, 30 May 2018 12:35:13 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75183 June 2018 Cobwebs & Catacombs is the latest exhibition at Channel To Channel, a contemporary art gallery and experimental studio in Wedgewood-Houston. It is a bold, large-scale exploration of portraiture, pattern, texture, and the way that visual art can envelop the viewer. Created by Channel To Channel’s founder, Dustin Hedrick, the show features a tape […]

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Building Empathy & Connection https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/building-empathy-connection/ Wed, 30 May 2018 12:30:45 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75179 June 2018 Chaos and Awe at the Frist Art Museum June 22–September 16 WORDS Milena Castro Chief Curator of the Frist Art Museum, Mark Scala, has brought together an array of powerful artworks for his latest exhibition, Chaos and Awe: Painting for the 21st Century. Motivated to confront complex topics that have emerged at a […]

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Brenda Buffett Goes City Surfing https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/brenda-buffett-goes-city-surfing/ Wed, 30 May 2018 12:28:44 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75177 June 2018 Customs House Museum | June 1–July 1 WORDS Peter Chawaga Through her new exhibition City Surfing, local artist Brenda Buffett has demonstrated the power to capture the spirit and energy of an entire cityscape and transfer it to canvas. Buffett’s show is the latest in a yearlong series curated by Nashville Arts Magazine […]

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Beautiful Bait: Human Empathy through Animal Forms https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/beautiful-bait-human-empathy-through-animal-forms/ Wed, 30 May 2018 12:22:58 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75173 June 2018 The Clay Lady’s Campus | June 20–22 WORDS Margaret F.M. Walker Recently, I visited Gray & Dudley, the restaurant in Nashville’s 21c Museum Hotel. I was struck by large, curious, skillful sculptures of animals installed on the walls. There was something compelling and complicated about them, but I was unsure what. After speaking […]

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Malleable Terrains https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/malleable-terrains/ Tue, 01 May 2018 13:25:10 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=74667 May 2018 Olivia Leigh Martin at Julia Martin Gallery Through May 26 WORDS Noah Saterstrom “When you paint out of doors, the light on your skin is the same as that on the trees you are painting; the wind that moves the leaves also blows your hair. You are implicated.” For Olivia Leigh Martin, as […]

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In the Gallery: Recent Work by Raphaëlle Goethals https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/in-the-gallery-recent-work-by-raphae%cc%88lle-goethals/ Tue, 01 May 2018 13:20:10 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=74662 May 2018 Cumberland Gallery | Through June 2 In her second show at Cumberland Gallery, Raphaëlle Goethals presents a recent series of signature large- scale encaustic paintings. Born in Brussels, Goethals enjoyed her initial formal education in Belgium, moved to the United States in 1981, and currently resides in New Mexico. These geographical locations and […]

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George Dombek: Recent Paintings https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/george-dombek-recent-paintings/ Tue, 01 May 2018 13:05:00 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=74655 May 2018 David Lusk Gallery | May 1–26 The title of J.D. Salinger’s 1963 novella Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, about the dysfunctional members of a post-World War II bourgeois American family, is summarized in this one optimistic quote, borrowed from the ancient Greek poet Sappho: Raise high the roof beam, carpenters. Like Ares […]

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