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Dec 16, 2014, 11:11 ET

"Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House" Concludes U.S. Tour at Nashville's Frist Center

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House, a remarkable assemblage of paintings, furniture,...

Sep 03, 2014, 11:37 ET

Frist Center Exhibition Highlights the Contributions of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders to the Italian Renaissance

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Sanctity Pictured: The Art of the Dominican and Franciscan Orders in Renaissance Italy, a...

Jul 23, 2014, 14:16 ET

Major Kandinsky Retrospective Brings Modern Masterworks from the Centre Pompidou-Paris to the Frist Center

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Kandinsky: A Retrospective, an exhibition celebrating a lifetime of work by Wassily Kandinsky...

Jul 10, 2014, 10:54 ET

2015 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Showcases Treasures from Houghton Hall Estate; Italian Fashion from 1945-Today; Expansive Survey of Islamic Art; and Michelangelo Drawings

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts' 2015 lineup of exhibitions will bring treasures from around the world spanning the eighth century to the...

Apr 07, 2014, 13:30 ET

"Watch Me Move" Exhibition at Nashville's Frist Center Offers Immersive Animation Experience Spanning History of Medium

This summer the Frist Center for the Visual Arts comes alive with the installation of Watch Me Move: The Animation Show, the most extensive...

Jan 07, 2014, 12:15 ET

Frist Center Pairs Work of Francisco Goya and Steve Mumford in Exhibitions Exploring Conflict as Seen Through Artists' Eyes

Goya: The Disasters of War and Steve Mumford's War Journals, 2003–2013 Open February 28, 2014 Through the pairing of the exhibitions...

Nov 21, 2013, 11:11 ET

Nashville's Frist Center Showcases Matisse, Monet, Van Gogh and More in Exhibition Exploring the Influence of Japan on Western Artists

Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan Opens January 31, 2014 Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan, on view...

Aug 13, 2013, 17:18 ET

30 Americans Opens at Frist Center for the Visual Arts Oct. 11, 2013

The Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present 30 Americans, an exhibition surveying works by many of the nation's leading African American...

Jul 01, 2013, 14:30 ET

2014 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Features Japonisme Masterpieces by Monet, Van Gogh, Cassatt; a Survey of Animation; and the Paintings of Vassily Kandinsky

 The Frist Center for the Visual Arts has planned an expansive schedule for 2014 featuring exhibitions from around the world. The Center's...

May 17, 2013, 13:30 ET

Frist Center Presents First Major Museum Exhibition of Jack Spencer's Photographs

The work of Nashville-based photographer Jack Spencer will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from July 12 through Oct. 13, 2013 in...

Feb 08, 2013, 13:00 ET

Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles Opens at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts June 14, 2013

This summer, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles, an exhibition of unique and luxurious autos...

Jan 18, 2013, 16:00 ET

Frist Center Presents Exhibition of Ancient American Art

Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection opens March 1, 2013 The Frist Center for the Visual Arts welcomes an...

Nov 29, 2012, 16:45 ET

Frist Center Hosts Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age: Highlights from the Detroit Institute of Arts

Exhibition of Dutch Masterpieces Opens February 1, 2013 Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age: Highlights from the Detroit Institute of...

Sep 26, 2012, 12:41 ET

German Expressionism from the Detroit Institute of Arts Opens at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts October 19, 2012

 Opening October 19, 2012, German Expressionism from the Detroit Institute of Arts will be on view in the Frist Center for the Visual...

Jul 23, 2012, 17:46 ET

2013 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Features Dutch Golden Age Masterworks, Art Deco Automobiles, Art of the Ancient Americas, Paintings and Illustrations of Norman Rockwell, and Jack Spencer Photographs

Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery Features Camille Utterback, Vik Muniz and Ana Maria Tavares The Frist Center for the Visual...

Mar 28, 2012, 14:00 ET

Frist Center Presents Acclaimed Folk and Self-taught Alabama Artists

  Creation Story: Gee's Bend Quilts and the Art of Thornton Dial and Bill Traylor: Drawings from the Collections of the High Museum of Art...

Dec 09, 2011, 17:33 ET

To See as Artists See: American Art from The Phillips Collection Brings Important Works to the Frist Center Feb. 3, 2012

Opening Feb. 3, 2012, To See as Artists See: American Art from The Phillips Collection features more than 100 works by 75 important artists,...

Aug 24, 2011, 16:22 ET

To Live Forever: Egyptian Treasures from the Brooklyn Museum Opens Oct. 7, 2011

More than 100 Artifacts Included in Exhibition; Full Slate of Programs Planned The Frist Center for the Visual Arts again welcomes a spectacular...

Aug 10, 2011, 17:30 ET

2012 Frist Center Exhibition Schedule Features American Art from the Phillips Collection, Gee's Bend Quilts with the Paintings of Thornton Dial, Oil Sketches by John Constable, German Expressionism

Frist Organizes Carrie Mae Weems Retrospective and Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery...

Jul 20, 2011, 17:39 ET

A Divine Light: Northern Renaissance Paintings from the Bob Jones University Museum & Gallery Offers New Insight on Overlooked Collection

Conservation of Key Works Reveals Beautiful Colors A selection of magnificent Northern Renaissance paintings from an often overlooked collection...