City of Knoxville Tennessee Arts Commission


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January 28, 2015

Family Fun Day at the KMA Celebrates Black History Month and 25 Years in the Clayton Building

The Knoxville Museum of Art hosts a free Family Fun Day Saturday, February 7 from 11am to 3pm. This event focuses on Black History Month and the upcoming 25th anniversary of the museum in the Clayton Building. This fun-filled day is packed with art-making activities, artist demonstrations, face painting, continuous entertainment on stage, and docents in the galleries.

Children of all ages can create art at one of the many art-making stations inspired by current exhibitions Higher Ground: A Century of the Visual Arts in East Tennessee, and Currents: Recent Art from East Tennessee and Beyond.

Entertainment for Family Fun Day includes live music by Kelle Jolly and the Will Boyd Project. Snacks will be available for purchase.

Family Fun Day is FREE thanks to the generous sponsorship of Publix Super Markets Charities.


Children of all ages enjoy Family Fun Day at the KMA

The Knoxville Museum of Art
The Knoxville Museum of Art celebrates the art and artists of East Tennessee, presents new art and new ideas, serves and educates diverse audiences, and enhances Knoxville’s quality of life. The museum is located in downtown Knoxville at 1050 World’s Fair Park and is open to the public Tuesday through Saturday 10am–5pm, and Sunday 1pm-5pm. Admission and parking are free. For more information, contact Angela Thomas at 865.934.2034 or visit www.knoxart.org.

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