City of Knoxville Tennessee Arts Commission




Events



April 2014

  • April 1 Elementary Art Exhibition – Farragut Intermediate School
  • April 9, 4-5pm Gallery Talk with Baldwin Lee
  • April 13 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • April 24, 5:30-7:30pm Facets of Contemporary Glass Preview Party
  • April 29 - May 4 The Corning Museum of Glass Mobile Hot Glass Road Show
    - The Corning Museum of Glass Mobile Hot Glass Road Show will be on-site for the six-day celebration, with ongoing demonstrations by professional glass artists being performed for area school groups and the public

May 2014

  • May 1 Education Gallery - Farragut Intermediate School
  • May 2 Contemporary Glass Symposium and Luncheon, Daytime event
    - This lunch and symposium will feature three presentations by professionals in their field
  • May 2, 5-9pm First Friday Night Block Party, Evening event
    - This evening event will include live music, food and beverages
  • May 2, 5-9pmGlassBlast! Street Party, $20 per person
  • May 3 Richard Jolley Glass Ball, Evening event
    - Glass Ball Gala in the museum’s Great Hall
  • May 4, 12-2pm GlassFest Members-Only Brunch
  • May 4, 1-5pm Family Fun Day
    - Art activities, tours, live music, face painting, food and beverages
  • May 4, 2-5pm GlassFest Family Fun Day, FREE!
  • May 9, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Stacy Mitchhart Band and Davis Mitchell Blues Experience
  • May 11 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • May 13, 6-8pm Collectors Circle Purchase Reception
  • May 16 Leonardo Silaghi: 3 Paintingsexhibition opens
  • May 23, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Andy T-Nick Nixon Band and Jenna & Her Cool Friends

June 2014

  • June 1 Education Gallery - Pond Gap Elementary School
  • June 8 2nd Sunday Decent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • June 13, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Streamliners Swing Orchestra with Kayley Burton
  • June 20, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Blueprint
  • June 24, 5:30pm-7pm Cocktails & Conversation:Leonardo Silaghi: 3 Paintings
    - Presentation and Gallery Talk
  • June 27, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Phillippe LeJeune

July 2014

  • July 1 Education Gallery - Covenant Health Katepillar Kids
  • July 11, 6-8:30pmAlive After Five - "Pardi Gras" with Roux Du Bayou
  • July 13 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • July 17, 5:30-7:30pm Exhibition Closing Celebration-Facets of Modern and Contemporary Glass
  • July 18, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Brad Walker Orchestra
  • July 25, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Northshore Band

August 2014

  • August 1 Education Gallery - Covenant Health Katepillar Kids
  • August 8, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Donald Brown and Lance Owens
  • August 10 2nd Sunday Decent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • August 13-14, Time TBADanny Lyon Book Signing and Talk with Jack Neely
  • August 14, 5:30-7:30pm Exhibition Opening Reception - This World is Not My Home: Danny Lyons Photographs
  • August 22, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Mumbles

 

Annual Events

Artscapes

Includes both live and silent auctions of art.




L’Amour du Vin

A gala evening of food and wine, that includes a wine auction and silent auction.


Holiday Home Tour

Annual luncheon and tour of Knoxville area homes that have been decorated for the season.


Artists on Location

A two-day event where local and regional artists paint at designated locations in Knoxville. The following day the art is available for purchase.