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 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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Cano Aret Ozgener, 1937-2018 https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/cano-aret-ozgener-1937-2018/ Mon, 11 Jun 2018 19:34:56 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75627 Cano Aret Ozgener, 1937-2018 It is with great sadness we report that Cano Ozgener passed away this weekend after a long battle with cancer. Cano’s contributions to the art and culture of our city are immeasurable. A true visionary, and a great artist, he made everyone feel special. It was always a pleasure to be […]

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Call to Artists – Tennessee Craft Week https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/call-to-artists-tennessee-craft-week/ Mon, 11 Jun 2018 16:24:57 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75615 Nashville, TN The 2018 Tennessee Craft Week, supported by Tennessee Craft and the Tennessee Department of Tourism Development, are looking to celebrate and connect local craft artists during the week of October 5-14, 2018. Craft artists are encouraged to participate by creating and submitting an original event, or by adding a community craft event to […]

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The Frist’s Martin ArtQuest Gallery is Back! https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/the-frists-martin-artquest-gallery-is-back/ Tue, 05 Jun 2018 19:43:10 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75607 by Nicole Leonard Last week the Frist Art Museum debuted the newly renovated Martin ArtQuest Gallery featuring activities focused on communication, creativity, and critical thinking for all ages. The fresh, art-deco inspired creative space includes some new stations while still maintaining some old community favorites. The museum improved painting, printmaking, and drawing stations located at […]

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Calling All Creatives to Art Clash: A Live Art Competition https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/calling-all-creatives-to-art-clash-a-live-art-competition/ Tue, 05 Jun 2018 19:34:50 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75597 June 15 at 7:00 p.m. by Nicole Leonard Art Clash, a live art competition on June 15 at the Texas Troubadour Theater calls on artists and creatives to participate. The event benefits SmART! Supplies, an organization that sells gently used art and craft equipment to the Nashville community and donates its proceeds to adults with […]

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Call to Artists – National Portrait Gallery https://nashvillearts.com/2018/06/call-to-artists-national-portrait-gallery/ Fri, 01 Jun 2018 16:46:16 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75581 Selected Artworks Will Be Exhibited in Major Exhibition Tour The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has opened its call for entries to the fifth triennial Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition. Entries will be accepted now through Sept. 3, 2018, at portraitcompetition.si.edu. Established in 2006, the Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition invites artists (who are at least 18 years of age) […]

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Make Music Nashville 2018 – Events Throughout the City https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/make-music-nashville-2018-events-throughout-the-city/ Thu, 31 May 2018 17:36:23 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75568 June 21 by Tyler Reina On June 21st, Nashville will once again be joining cities around the world in an annual celebration of music known as Make Music Day: a public, all-inclusive day of free music lessons, jam sessions, concerts, and everything in between. Make Music Nashville (MMN) is a day for Nashvillians at any […]

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The Happy Racers Release “My New Kicks” https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/the-happy-racers-release-my-new-kicks/ Wed, 30 May 2018 20:20:20 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75539 June 2018 By Sydney Bozeman Dance around and enjoy the new happenings going on with alternative kid-friendly band, the Happy Racers. Parents won’t want to miss out on what Nashville Public Radio calls, “a gateway drug to better children’s music.” The group, composed of Nathan Meckel, Mark Niemiec, and Layne Ihde, touch base with their internal […]

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Emergence at the Nashville Ballet https://nashvillearts.com/2018/05/emergence-at-the-nashville-ballet/ Wed, 30 May 2018 16:35:12 +0000 https://nashvillearts.com/?p=75508 By Joseph E. Morgan Edgar Allen Poe once lamented that there are very few authors that document the creative process, Most writers — poets in especial — prefer having it understood that they compose by a species of fine frenzy — an ecstatic intuition — and would positively shudder at letting the public take a […]

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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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