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1206, 2018

American Artisan Festival Brings Art to Community

By |June 12th, 2018|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Arts & Antiques, Events, Feature, Market, News, People|Tags: , , , |

Could there be a more perfect Father's Day gift than some original art? This weekend the American Artisan Festival returns to the front lawn of Nashville’s Centennial Park June 15-17 for its 44th year. The festival is free, family-friendly, and open to the public. There will be 150 artists from across America, fun kid-friendly art projects, an amazing range of

506, 2018

Artisan Spotlight: Keith Merry

By |June 5th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Feature, Market, People|Tags: , , , , |

Balancing family legacy with creative reinvention By Allie Myszka Keith Merry inherited two things from his father: a family business, and an insatiable creative bent. Merry’s father, Bill Merry, Sr., was a cofounder of Nashville-based ornamental iron business Herndon & Merry, and as such, Keith Merry has been around metalworking for most of his life. He began working alongside

2105, 2018

Paper Dolls

By |May 21st, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Feature|Tags: , , , , |

Wallpaper just the beginning for New Hat’s creative collaborative Portrait by Sanford Myers Spaces by Danielle Kirk and Heidi Ross It all started in the bathroom of a bakery. It was at Dozen Bakery in the Wedgewood-Houston part of town where Kelly Diehl was working as a pastry chef. She pulled in her longtime friend and designer Elizabeth Williams for

205, 2018

Local Artists Abound at Harding Art Show

By |May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Feature|Tags: , , , |

Celebrating its 43rd year, The Harding Art Show will host 70 artists from across the country May 3-5, 2018. And more than half of them are from right here in Middle Tennessee. Nashville artist Troy Duff photographed by Reeves Smith Some of those local creatives include Trevor Mikula, Troy Duff, Ed Nash, Lee Crum, Jim Sherraden, Katie Neal,

204, 2018

Todd Herzberg at Hatch’s Haley Gallery

By |April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Events, Fine Art, Fine Art Events, News|Tags: , , |

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

603, 2018

Favorite Moments from the Antiques and Garden Show

By |March 6th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Feature|Tags: , |

By Kelsey Conner It's hard to believe the 28th Annual Nashville Antiques and Garden Show is already a month behind us, and we still can't get it out of our mind, from the tulips, azaleas and hydrangeas that tempted with thoughts of warmer weather to the artists throughout the gallery that sparked our imaginations. Here are some of our favorite

2212, 2017

Pretty Page Turners

By |December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Fine Art, Market|

Founded in London in 1947, The Folio Society publishes carefully crafted editions of works of fiction and nonfiction, offering affordable beauty for the nightstand. Here are some recent releases: The Gastronomical Me This food memoir is introduced by Ruth Reichl and features 12 pages of black and white photographs chronicling M.F.K. Fisher’s life. $57.95v

2212, 2017

Build a Book Collection

By |December 22nd, 2017|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Arts & Antiques, Blog, Feature, Fine Art, People, Tips & Trends|

Tips to get started Michael Keever has always been a collector; he’s from a family of collectors that goes back generations. Step into Worthington Galleries, which he owns with his wife, Ashley, in Gallatin and there is ample evidence of that collecting gene. From art and sports memorabilia to historical relics and statues, the space is packed with pieces. But

311, 2017

Pray to Love Exhibit at Monthaven Nov.11-Jan.5

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Events|

HENDERSONVILLE - For most of her life, Sister Margarite Marie lived as a cloistered nun at a monastery in Southeastern France. It was a simple existence devoted to prayer and she owned nothing. Yet, she had it all - the love of her fellow nuns, a sense of spiritual purpose and contentment. Tennessee-based artist Anne Goetze has documented the life

311, 2017

Artist Spotlight: Julia Martin

By |November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Fine Art, Fine Art Events, People|

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