City of Knoxville Tennessee Arts Commission




Events



December 2014

  • December 1 Education Gallery - Powell Elementary School
  • December 1, 10am-12pm Docent Training
  • December 6 & 7, 3pm Showing of “Richard Jolley: Larger than Life”
  • December 9, 6-8pm East Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition Awards Ceremony
  • December 10, 12-1pm Dine & Discover with Susan Knowles
  • December 12, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - “Holiday Dance Party” with The Streamliners Swing Orchestra
  • December 13 & 14, 3pm Showing of “Richard Jolley: Larger than Life”
  • December 14 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • December 15, 10am-12pm Docent Training
  • December 17, 5:30-7pm Cocktails & Conversation with John Kelley - Free and open to the public.
  • December 20 & 21, 3pm Showing of “Richard Jolley: Larger than Life”
  • December 27 & 28, 3pm Showing of “Richard Jolley: Larger than Life”

January 2015

  • January 1 Education Gallery - Powell Elementary School
  • January 9, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Mac Arnold & Plate Full O’Blues Swing Orchestra
  • January 11 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • January 16, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Tennessee Sheiks
  • January 29, 5:30-7:30pm LIFT & Contemporary Focus 2015 - Exhibition Opening Celebration
  • January 30, 12-1pm Dine & Discover - Contemporary Focus Artist Caroline Covington
  • January 30, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Brian Clay & Jazzspirations LIVE

February 2015

  • February 1 Education Gallery – Knox County Public Defender’s Office Community Law
  • February 6, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Aftah Party
  • February 7, 11am-3pm Family Fun Day - Celebrate Black History Month!
  • February 8 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • February 13, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - “Fat Friday Mardi Gras” with Roux Du Bayou
  • February 18, 4-5pm Gallery Talk - Printmaking with Beauvais Lyons
  • February 20, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Wallace Coleman Band
  • February 24, 5:30-7:30pm Higher Ground & Currents Member Reception
  • February 24, 12-1pm Dine & Discover - Contemporary Focus Artist Katie Wozniak
  • February 27, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Devan Jones & Uptown Stomp with special guest Robinella

March 2015

  • March 1 Education Gallery - Powell Elementary School
  • March 8 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • March 11, 12-1pm Dine & Discover - Contemporary Focus Artist Mira Gerard
  • March 13, 7pm A la Votre Food and Wine Tasting
  • March 14, 6pm L’Amour du Vin Wine Auction & Dinner
  • March 20, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - The Northshore Band
  • March 24, 5-7pm KMA Members Book Club
  • March 25 25th Anniversary Rededication
  • March 27-29 Big Ears Festival

April 2015

  • April 1 Education Gallery – Farragut Primary School
  • April 6, 6-8pm Kramer Lecture - Artist Fred Wilson
  • April 10, 6-8pm Alive After Five - The Streamliners Swing Orchestra
  • April 12 2nd Sunday Docent Tour
    - 2pm - In English
    - 3pm - In Spanish
  • April 17, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Leftfoot Dave & The Magic hats
  • April 24, 6-8:30pm Alive After Five - Soulful Sounds Revue

** The Knoxville Museum of Art will show Richard Jolley: Larger than Life every Saturday and Sunday at 3pm.

 

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.