Events

Upcoming events

Jul 21

Frist Arts Fest

Sunday, July 21, 2024, 1:00–5:30 p.m.

Free for members and guests ages 18 and younger $15 for adults* $3 for EBT cardholders (with ID, per adult for up to 4 adults)

Join us for a day of performances, art making, music, and more celebrating the exhibitions Lee Alexander McQueen & Ann Ray: Rendez-Vous, Shahpour Pouyan: Winter in Paradise, ¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now, and Black Joy, in Spite of . . . Schedule… Read More
Jul 25

Educator Workshop: ¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now

Thursday, July 25, 2024, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

Studios A, B, and Upper-Level Galleries

During this workshop, educators will have the opportunity to engage in a guided tour of ¡Printing the Revolution!, learning about how graphic arts have been utilized to build community, engage the public around social concerns, and wrestle with shifting notions of the term Chicano. Read More
Jul 25

Thirty-Minute Exhibition Tour 

Thursday, July 25, 2024, 6:30–7:00 p.m.

Gallery admission required

Repeats every Thursday evening
Learn more about Lee Alexander McQueen & Ann Ray: Rendez-Vous on this informal thirty-minute tour with a Frist Art Museum docent. Tours meet at the Ingram Gallery Information Desk. Read More
Jul 25

Frist After Five Film: Psycho (35mm)

Thursday, July 25, 2024, 7:00–9:00 p.m.

Auditorium  Free; first come, first seated

Special thanks for support from the Belcourt Theatre Join us for a special 35-mm screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s classic film Psycho. This movie is presented in conjunction with Lee Alexander McQueen & Ann Ray: Rendez-Vous. A ten-minute introduction will be given by Kirsten Hahn, assistant educator for public… Read More
Jul 26

Making Memories: A Dementia Social Engagement Program

Friday, July 26, 2024, 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
Jul 27

Adult ARTlab: Introduction to Fashion Illustration

Saturday, July 27, 2024, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

Studio A

Join Carrie Mills for a creative fashion workshop inspired by the exhibition Lee Alexander McQueen & Ann Ray: Rendez-Vous. Participants will be introduced to several fashion illustration techniques and approaches to create their own unique creations. Read More
Aug 1

Drop-In Drawing

Thursday, August 1, 2024, 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
Aug 3

The Sweetness of Life Culinary Experience

Saturday, August 3, 2024, 2:30–4:30 p.m.

Auditorium $100 members; $115 not-yet-members (includes gallery admission and parking) Ages 21+

Join us for a sweet and savory culinary experience inspired by Black Joy, in Spite of . . . and African American food, history, art, and photography. Delight your tastebuds with a five-course ice cream tasting, savory bites, frozen confections, and cocktail pairings presented by Lokelani Alabanza (Saturated Ice Cream) with Rhonda Cammon (Perfectly Cordial) and Keshia Hay (Bōtanique).   Read More
Aug 4

Family Ice Cream Social  

Sunday, August 4, 2024, 2:30–3:30 p.m.

Auditorium $10 members; $25 not-yet-members (includes gallery admission and parking)

Join us for an interactive two-course ice cream social made for kids and families. The social, presented by Lokelani Alabanza (Saturated Ice Cream), will focus on joy, art, and the food history of ice cream.    This program is presented in conjunction with Family Sunday.  About Lokelani Alabanza Lokelani… Read More
Aug 11

Family Sunday

Sunday, August 11, 2024, 1:00–5:30 p.m.

Free for members and guests ages 18 and younger; gallery admission required for not-yet-members

The Frist loves families! On the second Sunday of each month, join us for special kid-friendly programming, a family tour, multisensory gallery experiences, and a visit to Martin ArtQuest.  Here’s what you can enjoy:… Read More

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