Upcoming Occurrences:

  • November 21, 2019 – 3:30 pm
  • December 12, 2019 – 3:30 pm

Art After Dark

3:30–9:00 p.m.

Enrich your Thursday nights at the Frist, where you will find live music, thought-provoking conversations and lectures, and more. With special programs such as Educator SPARK and Drop-In Drawing, there is something for everyone. Each Art After Dark is a new experience, so join us each month to engage with our exhibitions in new ways.

In addition to the above activities, see below for additional offerings by date:

October 17

Curator's Perspective: "Eric Carle: His Life and Legacy"
Ellen Keiter, chief curator, The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art
6:30 p.m.
Frist Art Museum Auditorium
Free; first come, first seated

ARTlab Teen Studio
(for ages 13–19)
–6:00 p.m.
Free; registration not required
Join us after school on select Thursdays, when ARTlab will be hosted in various places around the museum. Hang in the galleries with other teens, doodle in the studio, and nerd out with professional artists. This month's focus is ekphrastic songwriting with YEAH! Rocks.

Music in the Café
Billy Contreras and Friends
6:00–8:00 p.m.

Martin ArtQuest®
Open until 9:00 p.m.


November 21



December 12


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