Support the Frist this Holiday Season with a Gift to the Annual Fund

Through the uncertainty of this year, the Frist Art Museum has remained committed to bringing the art of the world to the Nashville area. By making an Annual Fund donation today, you ensure that the Frist Art Museum can continue presenting thought-provoking arts and education experiences for all ages, both in-person and virtually, and provide support for museum overhead and essential services. A gift of any amount makes a difference.

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Dec 3

Art History Course: Albrecht Dürer and His Time
From the Early Woodcuts to 1504: Jubilee Year and the Possible End of the World

Thursday, December 3, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; registration required

Price per class: $12 members; $15 not-yet-members; Price for the entire course: $30 members; $40 not-yet-members (you must register for all three classes at the same time using the discount code ALL3)

What prepared and helped Albrecht Dürer to become unique in his field? In this class, participants will learn about the Northern Renaissance and what distinguishes it from the late medieval era that preceded it. Read More
Dec 3

Frist at Home: Albrecht Dürer

Thursday, December 3, 1:30–2:00 p.m.

SOLD OUT
Presented on Zoom; free; registration required

Join us from wherever you are for an engaging conversation with Frist docents about the Albrecht Dürer exhibition. Read More
Dec 3

Performance: One World, Many Journeys

Thursday, December 3, 5:30–6:30 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; free; registration required

The Global Education Center will lend its cultural expertise to the Rina Banerjee exhibition by weaving together dance traditions from diverse cultures to highlight common stories of migration, identity, interactions with the natural world, and the interconnectedness of all people as we plant roots and find home. Read More
Dec 10

Art History Course: Albrecht Dürer and His Time
Classicism and the Natural: Master Engravings and the Entrepreneur

Thursday, December 10, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; registration required

Price per class: $12 members; $15 not-yet-members

In this session, participants will learn more about the influence of both classical art and the philosophy of humanism on Dürer’s printmaking and painting practices. Read More
Dec 10

Frist at Home: Albrecht Dürer

Thursday, December 10, 1:30–2:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; free; registration required

Join us from wherever you are for an engaging conversation with Frist docents about the Albrecht Dürer exhibition. Read More
Dec 14

Family Mondays

Monday, December 14, 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom

Recurring
Storytime with the Frist is online! Enjoy trilingual readings of selected stories, shared in English and Spanish and interpreted in ASL. Read More
Dec 17

Art History Course: Albrecht Dürer and His Time
The Later Years and the Rise of German Art: Reformation and Renaissance

Thursday, December 17, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; registration required

Participants will learn about the larger scope of German art during the Renaissance, with attention to artists such as Albrecht Altdorfer, Lucas Cranach the Elder, Matthias Grünewald, Hans Holbein, and Tilman Riemenschneider. Read More
Dec 17

Frist at Home: We Count

Thursday, December 17, 1:30–2:00 p.m.

Presented on Zoom; free; registration required

Join us from wherever you are for an engaging conversation with Frist docents about the We Count exhibition. Read More
Jan 23

Adult ARTLab: Drypoint Etching with Lesley Patterson-Marx

Saturday, January 23, 1:00–5:00 p.m.

Registration required by January 15

In this workshop with teaching artist Lesley Patterson-Marx, students will explore drypoint etching, with works in the exhibition Albrecht Dürer: The Age of Reformation and Renaissanceas their inspiration Read More
Jan 28

Lecture: “Albrecht Dürer: Renaissance Art and the Transformation of the Bible”

Thursday, January 28, 5:30–6:30 p.m.

Presented on Zoom: free; registration required

This lecture will invite reflection on how Dürer portrayed the Bible as one of the great monuments of classical antiquity and also explore this question: Did Dürer’s art transform the substance of the Bible? Read More
THE GIFT SHOP IS STOCKED FOR THE HOLIDAYS!
The Frist shop is stocked with specialty items for the holidays.
If you purchase a new Frist Art Museum membership on-site at the museum, you will receive a special 20% discount on items purchased in the gift shop the day that membership is purchased.