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    Workshop: Drop-in Drawing

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 18, 2014

    Participants age 18 and older will practice different animation techniques and enhance their drawing skills during this workshop. Visitors may check out drawing materials and find inspiration in the artworks in the galleries or in the architecture of the building. An art educator will be stationed near the Information Desk on the first level to distribute supplies and to give instructional guidance as needed.


    Workshop: Real/Surreal: Rendered Surreal Part 2 of 2

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 18, 2014

    Teaching artist Chasen Igleheart will guide participants age 18 and over in this two-part drawing workshop that focuses on color exploration and technical rendering through drawing. Using a...more

    Art at the Zoo with Rhonda

    Presented by Gordon Jewish Community Center at Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

    September 18, 2014

    Art and zoo enthusiasts 21 and over can sketch  "real time" and take pictures for future paintings and drawings.

    Insturctor: Rhonda Wernick, Professional...more

    Funeral, Food, and Fuel at Leptiminus (Lamta, Tunisia): Honoring the Dead in Roman Africa

    Presented by The Parthenon at The Parthenon

    September 18, 2014

    Although Nashville has become known recently as a food town, dining and food offerings for the dead are not a part of our culture. However, according to textual sources, inscriptions and ancient...more

    Wasted: A Watkins College Collaboration

    Presented by Turnip Green Creative Reuse and Watkins College of Art, Design & Film at Turnip Green Creative Reuse (TGCR)

    September 18, 2014

    “Wasted” represents the cross point of how, through education, life and individual development, we have been lead to different conceptual vantage points and technical mediums as...more

    North African Archaeological Excavations Topic of Talk at Parthenon

    Presented by Vanderbilt Department of Classical Studies at The Parthenon

    September 18, 2014

    Lea Stirling, associate professor of classics at the University of Manitoba, will deliver an Archaeological Institute of America lecture co-sponsored by the Vanderbilt Department of Classical...more

    Book Launch + Panel Discussion: The Role of Arts Organizations in Nashville

    Presented by Seed Space at Curb Center for Arts, Enterprise, and Public Policy at Vanderbilt

    September 18, 2014

     Join us for a book launch and panel discussion: The Role of Arts Organizations in Nashville.

    The Panel:
    Laura Hutson, the Arts...more

    Film: Mulholland Drive

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 19, 2014

    Inspired by the artistic examination of Surrealism in Real/Surreal: Selections from the Whitney...more

    Office Hours with Sam Davidson

    Presented by The Skillery at The Skillery

    September 19, 2014

    On Friday September 19th, come grab some free coffee from our friends at Steadfast, and chat with Nashville entrepreneur Sam Davidson during The Skillery's Office Hours. Sam is the founder of...more

    Herb Day 2014

    Presented by The Herb Society of Nashville and Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art

    September 20, 2014

    The Herb Society of Nashville (HSN) presents Herb Day 2014, “A Closer Look at Herbs,” on September 20, 2014, at Nashville’s Cheekwood Botanic Hall. Save the Day! This is the...more

    Little Labs at ASC: Robot Explorers

    Presented by Adventure Science Center at Adventure Science Center

    September 17 - September 20, 2014

    You and your young scientist (age 3-5) are invited to participate in age-appropriate lab activities, science craft, a movement activity and story time - all designed to strengthen emerging...more

    Photography Exhibit at Monthaven

    Presented by Hendersonville Camera Club at Monthaven Mansion

    August 16 - September 20, 2014

    The Hendersonville Camera Club was previously known as the Creative Camera Club and has always been affiliated with the Hendersonville Arts Council. The club members consist of amateurs, advanced...more

    Goddesses Against Cancer Calendar Launch

    Presented by LaCresha Kolba Photography at Highway 12 Motorsports

    September 20, 2014

    Join us for live music and our 2015 Goddesses Against Calendar launch. The calendars will be available for purchase for $25.00. Partial proceeds from this calendar will go to...more

    Poverty & the Arts Annual Gala

    Presented by Poverty & the Arts at abrasiveMedia

    September 20, 2014

    Poverty & the Arts hosts an annual gala to raise awareness of our mission, as well as donations for our programs and operational funding. The gala features artwork from the artists in our...more

    Gallery 44: 3rd Saturday Art Show

    Presented by Gallery 44 at The Arcade

    September 20, 2014

    A showcase of art inspired by people, invention, and events of the past, present, and imaginable future. View works by local artists Audra Slattery, Christa Cruikshank, Andrew Smith, Debbie...more

    An Opening Reception for Local Landscapes: Photography by Cheryl Stewart

    Presented by Warner Parks Nature Center at Warner Parks Nature Center

    September 20, 2014

    After thirty-six years behind the lens of a camera Cheryl Stewart understands art when she sees it. Her photographic adventures have taken her to the European Alps, Pacific Northwest, Texas Hill...more

    Artful Tales: The Goose of Gold

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 21, 2014

    Artful Tales is a FREE family program geared toward everyone ages three and up! Listen and play along as an art-related story comes to life. Then, head upstairs to the art studio and make an...more

    Unraveled: A Visual Response to RavelUnravel

    Presented by Belmont University - College of Visual and Performing Arts at Belmont University - Leu Center for the Visual Arts

    August 18 - September 22, 2014

    Belmont University's College of Theology and Christian Ministries, Department of General Education, and Department of Art presents a traveling group exhibition organized by Project Interfaith....more


    Presented by Seed Space at Seed Space

    August 2 - September 24, 2014

    F.I.V.E. is the new international video art project created by Magmart. Sight, hearing, smell, taste, touch. Through these five senses we interact with the world - and with other people. These...more

    Welcome to the G.O.O.D. Life: A

    Presented by Spreadluv at ANTHEM

    September 25, 2014

    The evening will begin with a happy hour and visual art exhibit complimented by performances from spoken word artists and breakdancing troupes.  The concert will begin at 7:15pm.

    Community Opening of exhibits by Kandinsky and Helen Pashgian

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 26, 2014

    Celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions, Kandinsky: A...more

    Curator’s Perspective: Kandinsky: A Retrospective presented by Angela Lampe

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 26, 2014

    There are not many artists who successively adopted three nationalities during their lifetime. Wassily Kandinsky was born in Russia, achieved renown as a pioneer of abstraction and as a teacher at...more

    The Arts Company presents works by Jim Hubbman and Robin Schlacter

    Presented by The Arts Company at The Arts Company

    September 6 - September 26, 2014

    The Arts Company begins the fall season with Jim Hubbman: Watercolor and Graphite & Robin Schlacter: Encaustics. Opening during September's First Saturday Art Crawl Downtown and continuing...more

    Opening: Watkins' faculty show “Monuments, Hotel Soap and Linear Progressions"

    Presented by Watkins College of Art, Design & Film at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film

    September 4 - September 26, 2014

    Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents “Monuments,...more

    Saturday Night Lights: Gridiron & Golf!

    Presented by Discovery Center at Murfree Spring at Stones River Country Club

    September 27, 2014

    Glow-in-the-Dark golf tournament benefiting Discovery Center.

    Cheekwood Harvest | Birds of Prey Shows

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art

    September 27, 2014

    Our favorite birds, owls and raptors take flight at Cheekwood this fall! Join us for an educational and exciting fly-by in Massey Auditorium. First-come, first-seated.

    Artist’s Tour: Helen Pashgian: Light Invisible presented by Helen Pashgian

    Presented by Frist Center for the Visual Arts at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    September 27, 2014

    Helen Pashgian, a pioneering artist of the California Light and Space Movement of the 1960s, creates spare sculptures that harness the shifting play of natural and artificial light on translucent...more

    Searching in the Presence of Light - Sergio Gomez

    Presented by Mohsenin Galleries at Mohsenin Galleries

    August 9 - September 27, 2014

    The exhibition Searching In The Presence of Light will feature a selection of painting works by Sergio...more

    The Colors of Passion

    Presented by Jerry Lindsey Custom Jewelry

    September 26 - September 27, 2014

    Colorful and artistically cut gemstones by Stephen Avery will be showcased at "The Colors of Passion" gemstone show. Avery is an award-winning gem cutter from Colorado.

    The Rymer Gallery presents Indelible the work of Matthew Fine

    Presented by The Rymer Gallery at The Rymer Gallery

    September 6 - September 27, 2014

    The Rymer Gallery presents An exhibition featuring the work of Matthew Fine by Lisa Bachman and Joshua Dewall. The exhibition will open during the First Saturday Art Crawl and continue through...more

    Courage Unmasked Tennessee

    Presented by Courage Unmasked Tennessee at OZ Nashville

    September 27, 2014

    Join us for an evening of Courage Unmasked, a fundraiser to benefit head and neck cancer patients.

    There will be silent and live auctions of works created. A transformation of...more

    Cosmic Concerts Laser Shows - September

    Presented by Adventure Science Center at Adventure Science Center

    September 6 - September 27, 2014

    Join us every Saturday Night in August for a Cosmic Concert Laser Show:

    8:30pm Pop Till You Drop Let’s get this party started with Pink and pop till you...more

    RiverWorks Discovery Cruises into Adventure Science Center

    Presented by Adventure Science Center at Adventure Science Center

    September 27, 2014

    Watersheds, wetlands, wildlife – oh my! On Saturday, Sept. 27, visitors to Adventure Science Center will have fun while learning about the commerce, culture, conservation and careers of...more

    Tennessee Craft Fall Fair

    Presented by Tennessee Craft (formerly Tennessee Association of Craft Artists - TACA) at Centennial Park

    September 26 - September 28, 2014


    Sundays LIVE: Judy Holland, Historic Chocolate at The Hermitage

    Presented by The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson at The Hermitage, Home of President Andrew Jackson

    September 28, 2014

    Experience Sundays LIVE!, a compelling living history series that explores the 19th century early republic and takes visitors further into the stories of the people that made The Hermitage...more

    Homesteads Apple Festival

    Presented by Cumberland Homesteads Tower Association at Cumberland Homestead Tower Museum

    September 27 - September 28, 2014

    The 11th annual Homesteads Apple Festival will be held September 27th & 28, 2014 at the junction of US 127 South and State Route 68, four miles south of Crossville. The...more

    Art in the Afternoon: Mixed Media Canvas Acrylic Suns

    Presented by Gordon Jewish Community Center at Gordon Jewish Community Center

    September 15 - September 29, 2014

    Let your creativity soar in this mixed media afternon art class for 1st-5th Graders.

    Instructor: Betsy Tune has happily taught elementary school art for ten years and is currently teaching...more

    Zeitgeist presents Vesna Pavlovic: Illuminated Archive

    Presented by Zeitgeist Gallery at Zeitgeist Gallery

    May 22 - September 30, 2014

    Using documentary materials sourced from The Phillips Collection's library and archives, Vesna Pavlovic examines the museum's history of exhibition and display in a new...more

    The Failure Tour w/ Mark Brickey of Adventures in Design

    Presented by Watkins College of Art, Design & Film at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film

    September 30, 2014

    Mark Brickey — screen printer, illustrator, small business owner (Hero Handmade), and host of the Adventures In Design podcast – is bringing his Failure Tour 2014 to Nashville for...more


    Presented by Clarksville Downtown Artists Cooperative (DAC) at Downtown Artists Co-op Gallery

    September 4 - September 30, 2014

    Glenda Rohner will be exibiting her works entitled "Vicissitude." Glenda is an accomplished artist in both 2 and 3D. Her work is unique and will give her visitors a special...more

    "Emerging", Works of Three Young Artists with disAbilities

    Presented by Shimai Pottery and Gifts and Love Helps, Inc. at Shimai Pottery and Gifts

    September 5 - September 30, 2014

    Drawings and Paintings by Grace Goad, Preston Vienneau and Donald Werther. Reception for the Artists on September 13, 2014 from 5-7 p.m.


    Civil War Lecture Series: Tennessee Women in the Civil War

    Presented by Belmont Mansion at Belmont Mansion

    September 30, 2014

    All lectures will be held at 5:30 p.m. on the following Tuesdays---September 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30thThe mansion played an important role as the house and grounds were occupied by Union...more

    Art of Modern Collecting Panel

    Presented by Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville at Frist Center for the Visual Arts

    October 1, 2014

    Are you ready to take your art collection to the next level? Looking for contemporary art for your office walls? Thinking about buying art for the first time? Join Paul Gilbert...more

    Roy Overcast Opening Reception and Wine Tasting

    Presented by Belle Meade Plantation at Belle Meade Plantation

    October 2, 2014

    Each month The Shop at Belle Meade Plantation features works by a contemporary regional artist. This October The Shop at Belle Meade Plantation will feature the work of Middle Tennessee Potter Roy...more

    First Thursday Artwalk

    Presented by Downtown Clarksville Association at Downtown Clarksville

    October 2, 2014

    Business owners and downtown galleries open their doors to those interested in seeing the works of local artists. Produced by the Downtown Clarksville Association, First Thursday Art Walk is a...more

    Get Cultured International Gallery Exhibition for Celebrate Nashville 2014

    Presented by Metro Parks Cultural Arts Department at Centennial Art Center

    October 3, 2014

    The Get Cultured exhibition is a great way to Celebrate Nashville 2014 and Artober. The Gallery Exhibition at...more

    Granville Fall Celebration

    Presented by Granville Museum, Inc. and Granville Museum, Inc. at Granville Museum

    October 4, 2014

    The 2014 Fall Festival will be an exciting event. The following events are being planned:

    Jazz on the Cumberland - Professional Jazz Bands perform at Granville Veterans Park on bank...more

    First Saturday Art Crawl Downtown - October

    Presented by 5th Avenue of the Arts at Downtown Nashville

    October 4, 2014

    Mark your calendar for the first Saturday of every month when art galleries throughout downtown host receptions and art openings! Over 2,000 people attend this very popular monthly event....more

    Cheekwood Harvest | Nashville Public Library’s Puppet Truck and Wishing Chair Productions present Aesop’s Fables

    Presented by Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art and Nashville Public Library at Cheekwood Botanical Garden & Museum of Art

    October 4, 2014

    A bright new take on some old classic tales is presented by the Nashville Public Library Puppet truck. Complete with humor and wisdom, this adaptation of your favorite fables will delight young...more

    Handmade & Bound Nashville

    Presented by Watkins College of Art, Design & Film and Watkins College Community Education Program at Watkins College of Art, Design & Film

    October 3 - October 4, 2014

    The fourth annual edition of Handmade & Bound Nashville (H&BN), a two-day celebration of print,...more

    Goddesses Against Cancer

    Presented by LaCresha Kolba Photography at Hotel Preston

    October 4, 2014

    Fashion Show Fundraiser supporting Women Survivor Alliance who supports cancer survivors and offers education to help cancer survivors adapt to life after cancer and chemo. Featuring designs by...more

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