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2712, 2018

Students, New Hat, bring a new look to Belmont Mansion

By |December 27th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Feature, News, News Stories, People|Tags: , , , |

By Nicole Keiper In a washroom at Wedgewood-Houston’s Dozen Bakery. Along the shelves at East Nashville beauty hub Lemon Laine. Climbing the walls at historic downtown hotel Noelle. Even if you don’t know local art and design studio New Hat’s name, you’ve likely come across their work — bold, creative, custom wallpaper designs and interior installations — placed in

1512, 2018

Artist Spotlight: Dina D’Argo

By |December 15th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Feature, Fine Art Events, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , |

Dina D’argo has always painted, at least on the side, until a severe horse-riding accident prevented her from going back to work full time. She sold her house in California and moved to Hawaii to recover. After that, she got married and moved to Tennessee. That relationship didn’t work out, but she is remarried now to her best friend

1211, 2018

Lily Hansen interviews Lawrence Azerrad about Concorde

By |November 12th, 2018|Categories: Architecture & Design, Building & Development, Events, Feature, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , |

During a one-night special event Lily Hansen, author of Word of Mouth: Nashville Conversations, will interview Lawrence Azerrad, author of Supersonic: The Design and Lifestyle of the Concorde as part of Nashville Design Week. Lawrence Azerrad is a Grammy award-winning, Los Angeles–based graphic designer and creative director. Azerrad founded LADdesign, a graphic design studio specializing in music, culture and

211, 2018

Parthenon Gala a Celebration of Nashville

By |November 2nd, 2018|Categories: Architecture, Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Feature, Fine Art Events, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , |

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

2910, 2018

Christmas décor helps create memories

By |October 29th, 2018|Categories: Events, Feature, Interiors, Market, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , , |

When designer Tim Causey gets ReCreations, the store he owns with Richard Epperson, ready for Christmas, he gets about 20 trees ready for display — all different, all for holiday décor inspiration and all available to purchase as is. “We don’t even call it Christmas anymore because it engulfs our life,” Causey says. Whether whimsical and bright or more traditional,

1710, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Caleb Groh

By |October 17th, 2018|Categories: Art & Artifacts, Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Feature, Fine Art, Fine Art Events, Market, News, People|Tags: , , , , |

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

1110, 2018

Designing a Discourse

By |October 11th, 2018|Categories: Annual Print, Architecture & Design, Blog, Building & Development, Current Issue, Events, Feature, News, People, We Had To Share|Tags: , |

Four women kick off a conversation about design, growth and inclusion By Hollie Deese Photography by Connie Chornuk What started as a random thought on a Tuesday has snowballed into something much more — the idea that disparate design communities could come together to change the discourse around what a new and improving Nashville can be and could open the

610, 2018

Artclectic Artist Spotlight: Sarah Mason

By |October 6th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Antiques, Blog, Events, Feature, Fine Art, Fine Art Events, News, People|Tags: , , |

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

2609, 2018

Charity Tour of Homes this weekend

By |September 26th, 2018|Categories: Architecture & Design, Building & Development, Events, Feature, News, People|Tags: , , , , |

By Elliott Wenzler Photography by Zach Harrison The Middle Tennessee chapter of the Master Custom Builder Council is preparing for this year’s Charity Tour of Homes, which will be Sept. 28 through Sept. 30 and will feature five custom-built homes throughout the region. Tickets are $10 and include access to all five homes. All proceeds from the event will

2109, 2018

35th Nashville Home Show starts today

By |September 21st, 2018|Categories: Building & Development, Building Materials, Events, Feature, Market, News, Tips & Trends, We Had To Share|Tags: , , , , |

Tennessee’s largest home event, the 35th Nashville Home Show, hits the Music City Center September 21-23 with PBS’ “This Old House” host Kevin O’Connor headlining and more than 200 home industry experts including remodeling contractors, kitchen and bath and designers to inspiring ideas for outdoor living, pool and spa. One of the year’s top home resource events, Eric Udler,