Current Exhibitions

Interested in a career in the arts?

Join our team! We currently have openings for graphic designers, a public programs coordinator, and positions in Martin ArtQuest and the gift shop!

We are also taking applications for paid college internships for the summer semester, including our Project Uplift internship offered to a student or 2023 graduate from a historically Black college or university (HBCU) in Nashville. The deadline to apply for all internships is April 3.

Looking for a gift to brighten someone’s day?

Be sure to stop by our gift shop on your next visit. Our shelves are stocked with exciting new items in vibrant colors inspired by the Jeffrey Gibson exhibition, including jewelry, scarves, decorative arts, cards, books, beaded items, games, and more!

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Upcoming events

Mar 27

Homeschool Monday

Monday, March 27, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Studio B, Martin ArtQuest Gallery, and Main-Level Galleries
Free for members; $12 adult admission for not-yet-members

Homeschool Mondays fall on the last Monday of most months and are designed to maximize the experience of our homeschool-community members. These drop-in days (no pre-registration needed) offer dedicated access to museum space, flexible touring options, and chances to connect with our Education staff to learn more about educational materials… Read More
Mar 30

Music in the Café: Tramaine Arte’Mis

Thursday, March 30, 6:00–7:30 p.m.

Café
Free; cash bar available

Jazzy, sultry, soulful vocalist Tramaine Arte’Mis is widely known for her tremendous range and expressive vocal talents. She is equally at home in musical theater, opera, gospel, R&B, smooth jazz, and neo soul. Her soaring, expressive voice hints at influences ranging from Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Sarah Vaughn to… Read More
Mar 30

Thirty-Minute Exhibition Tour 

Thursday, March 30, 6:30–7:00 p.m.

Meet at Ingram Gallery Information Desk; Gallery admission required

Repeats every Thursday evening
Learn more about Jeffrey Gibson: The Body Electric on this informal thirty-minute tour with a Frist Art Museum docent. Tours meet at the Ingram Gallery Information Desk. Read More
Mar 31

Making Memories: A Dementia Social Engagement Program

Friday, March 31, 10:45–11:45 a.m.

Meet in the Grand Lobby
Free; registration required

The Frist Art Museum partners with the Alzheimer’s Association®, Tennessee Chapter, for this special event for those living with dementia and their care partners. Making Memories gives those affected by the disease an expressive outlet and forum for dialogue through guided exhibition tours, social interaction, art-making activities, and lunch.  Read More
Apr 1

Educator Workshop: Jeffrey Gibson

Saturday, April 1, 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Studios A, B, and Main-Level Galleries

During this workshop, you will have the opportunity to explore the Jeffrey Gibson exhibition, learn about the artist’s multidisciplinary practice, and participate cross-curricular dialogue, and  take part in a multimedia art-making activity. Read More
Apr 1

Architecture Tour

Saturday, April 1, 3:30–4:30 p.m.

Meet in the Grand Lobby
Free; no reservations necessary

Offered every Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
When was the Frist Art Museum built? Who was the architect? Can you tell me about the floors in the galleries? Enjoy a guided tour of our landmark art deco building at 3:30 p.m. every Saturday. Read More
Apr 6

Member Preview: Beatrix Potter: Drawn to Nature

Thursday, April 6, 12:00–5:30 p.m.

Reservations are not required

Please join us for a Member Preview of the Beatrix Potter: Drawn to Nature exhibition on Thursday, April 23, from noon to 5:30 p.m. As a benefit of membership, our members are invited to enjoy exclusive viewings of our new exhibitions at member previews. Member previews take place the… Read More
Apr 6

Frist at Home: Jeffrey Gibson

Thursday, April 6, 1:30–2:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; free; registration required

Join us wherever you are for a Frist at Home online tour—a closer look at some of the art currently at the museum. Spend thirty minutes in the company of our docents and other art lovers. This conversation will focus on Jeffrey Gibson: The Body Electric. Read More
Apr 6

Drop-In Drawing

Thursday, April 6, 6:00–8:00 p.m.

Gallery admission required
Materials included (first come, first served); all skill levels welcome

Occurs the first Thursday evening of the month
Practice different techniques and skills, access technical guidance, and be inspired by the artworks in our galleries and the architecture of our building. Borrow materials from the station near the Ingram Gallery Information Desk or bring your own! (Note that only pencils and digital drawing surfaces are allowed in the… Read More
Apr 6

Curator’s Perspective: Beatrix Potter: Drawn to Nature

Thursday, April 6, 6:30–7:30 p.m.

Auditorium
Free; first come, first seated

Join Annemarie Bilclough, curator of Beatrix Potter: Drawn to Nature, as she discusses the development of this fascinating new exhibition that explores the life of the beloved children’s author, the places and animals which inspired her stories, and her background as a scientist and conservationist. Read More
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