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Regional Update: Nashville Jan. 2019

Regional Update: Nashville Jan. 2019By Bridget Bailey     As the curtain of Fall finally sweeps in—and the weight of politics is ever-present—Nashville’s artists and creatives gather together to make merry. The turnout at local art crawls has been bigger and better than ...

Miami the Magic City

Miami the Magic Cityby Sara Ypsilanti     In recent years, Miami has become famous for Art Basel and Miami Art Week, both of which occur in December, but our city flourishes with wildly diverse contemporary artists year-round.  Art lovers, intellectuals, ...

Regional Update: Memphis

Regional Update: Memphisby Judith Dierkes     The South Main Art Trolley Tour in Memphis is back and better than ever. It is the last Friday of every month from 6 to 9pm. It now has as much food and drink as art; it took a while for the food establishments to ...

Regional Update: Oklahoma City and Tulsa

Regional Update: Oklahoma City and Tulsaby Jessica Borusky     In Tulsa and Oklahoma City, there are distinct desires to showcase artwork awash in contemporary socio-political issues. Current exhibitions that reverberate this desire include Remember This at the Philbrook ...

Chattanooga and Nashville

Chattanooga and Nashvilleby Mary Paige Pepper The first in a series of five, LAND AND SEA examines that which is seemingly familiar. Through sculpture, video, painting, and sound, LAND AND SEA questions human interaction and interference with fundamental natural ...

Nashville: Artist Run Galleries

Nashville: Artist Run Galleriesby Michael Mitchell Regional Update: Nashville One of the many ways to determine the health of an art scene is to survey the variety of artists and venues that show their work in any given city. Now, more than ever, the rise of alternative ...

Nashville: “June, July, and August,”

Nashville: “June, July, and August,”by Bridget Bailey “June, July, and August,” in the melodic words of Freddy Cannon, is the time for things to bloom and swelter, and much has bloomed and intensified in the Nashville art scene these summer months.  The Frist Museum of Art has led ...

Memphis Summer

Memphis Summerby Judith Dierkes Regional Update: Memphis With the dog days of summer in full swing I am looking forward to the fall. The many college galleries enhance the art scene in Memphis. The 2018-2019 exhibition schedule at Christian Brothers ...

The Moon is a Tomato: Visiting Dolph Smith at Tennarkippi

The Moon is a Tomato: Visiting Dolph Smith at TennarkippiNo.87 By: Eileen Townsend Before I knew Dolph Smith, I knew about his home. It’s named Tennarkippi, so-called for Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi, the tri-states where Smith has spent his life as a teacher, painter, paper-maker, bookmaker, ...