2 11, 2018

Parthenon Gala a Celebration of Nashville

2018-11-02T09:42:44+00:00

Sylvia Rapoport loves the Parthenon. A Nashville native, she still remembers the first time walking into the Parthenon decades ago, where her mother also volunteered in the gift shop. “We all have to come on our fifth or sixth grade field trip to the Parthenon. That's where we learn about Tennessee history. The only ‘high-rise’ in Nashville was the

Parthenon Gala a Celebration of Nashville2018-11-02T09:42:44+00:00
17 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh

2018-10-17T08:23:16+00:00

By Nicole Keiper The first time Nashville artist Caleb Groh created one of his felted animal plaques, it was a little more fanciful than the softened but fairly lifelike ones he sculpts now — it was a blue bear with big purple paws that looked more like mitts, all wrapped in crimped and crooked seams. “That one came to

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh2018-10-17T08:23:16+00:00
6 10, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason

2018-10-08T08:23:45+00:00

By Nicole Keiper Sarah Mason’s abstract paintings, with washes of watercolor that evoke foggy, dreamy landscapes, can fit just fine in a gallery setting. But more often than not on the Birmingham artist’s social media feeds, you see her spotlighting pieces placed lovingly inside buyers’ homes — anchoring mantels, brightening master bedrooms, making a bold and colorful statement above

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason2018-10-08T08:23:45+00:00
1 07, 2018

Artist Spotlight: Jim Sherraden

2018-07-01T06:52:22+00:00

Master printmaker uses ‘that which falls to the floor’ to create mesmerizing quilts Photography by Connie Chornuk When Jim Sherraden moved to Nashville in 1977, it was because his lyric writing skills had caught the attention of Waylon Jennings. “When they called, I left the phone hanging in the air like a cartoon character,” he jokes. But along with

Artist Spotlight: Jim Sherraden2018-07-01T06:52:22+00:00
26 06, 2018

Artclectic Inspiration

2018-06-26T08:40:11+00:00

Photography by Patrick Sheehan As an alumna of the University School of Nashville, designer McLean Barbieri knows firsthand the quality of the education it provides. The private school’s mission of diversity, creativity, environmentalism and inclusive learning is why she sends her children there. And as the owner and principal designer of Annali Interiors, Barbieri is a fan of Artclectic,

Artclectic Inspiration2018-06-26T08:40:11+00:00
2 04, 2018

Todd Herzberg at Hatch’s Haley Gallery

2018-04-02T11:38:51+00:00

Next week artist and printmaker Todd Herzberg will begin showing his work at The Haley Gallery, Hatch Show Print’s fine arts gallery that displays restrikes of original posters from the collection, as well as contemporary interpretations of Hatch's classic wood blocks by national and local artists. Herzberg is the co-founder of the Lexington Guild of Printmakers and is currently the

Todd Herzberg at Hatch’s Haley Gallery2018-04-02T11:38:51+00:00
3 11, 2017

Artist Spotlight: Julia Martin

2017-11-13T11:32:25+00:00

Photography by Connie Chornuk for Nashville Interiors When Julia Martin works on a piece, she doesn’t ever sketch or plan ahead. “I very much work intuitively,” she says. “To ‘finish’ is very much a visual balance that I have to reach, where I can put it down and walk away.” She has to reach a personal satisfaction with a piece

Artist Spotlight: Julia Martin2017-11-13T11:32:25+00:00
28 03, 2017

Fine Craft: 46th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair at Centennial Park: May 5-7

2017-10-27T07:52:12+00:00

NASHVILLE. The 46th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair will be held May 5, 6, and 7 at Centennial Park. The premier craft festival in the Southeast draws attendees from across the nation. With the Parthenon as a backdrop, festival tents represent more than 200 fine craft artists. The event offers free admission and parking. Enjoy shopping, craft demonstrations, children's activities at

Fine Craft: 46th Annual Spring Tennessee Craft Fair at Centennial Park: May 5-72017-10-27T07:52:12+00:00
14 03, 2017

Atelier Workshop: ‘Bad to the Bone’ Anatomy Study with Roberto Osti

2017-10-27T07:52:12+00:00

CHATTANOOGA. Townsend Atelier has a few openings for their popular 'Bad to the Bone' anatomy drawing workshop led by Roberto Osti. The Atelier workshop attracts participants from across the region. "Roberto is a master in his field and everyone who takes his anatomy workshops comes away with practical ways to improve their figurative art, regardless of the medium in which they work." —Peggy

Atelier Workshop: ‘Bad to the Bone’ Anatomy Study with Roberto Osti2017-10-27T07:52:12+00:00