Events

Upcoming events

Jun 1

Native Resonance Cohort Artist Showcase and Market

Saturday, June 1, 2024, 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Turner Courtyard and Rechter Room Free

Come celebrate and commemorate the debut of the Native American Indian Association’s Native Resonance Artisan cohort with a Native market and showcase hosted by the Frist! This event shines a spotlight on the exceptional talents and contributions of ten Native artisans: Aaliyah Alberts (Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe) Alica Murphy Wildcatt… Read More
Jun 9

Family Sunday

Sunday, June 9, 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: A Multisensory Exploration Station is available in the galleries from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. This station offers opportunities for… Read More
Jun 9

Family Drop-In ARTlab: Be a Fashion Designer

Sunday, June 9, 2024, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

Studio C Free. No registration required. All skill levels are welcome.

Join the Frist Art Museum for this family fashion design workshop led by Marla Faith. Inspired by the exhibition Lee Alexander McQueen & Ann Ray: Rendez-Vous, participants will use fabrics and paper to create unique outfits for two-dimensional paper dolls.  Read More
Jun 9

Family Ice Cream Social  

Sunday, June 9, 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 Drop-In ARTlab: Let’s Go Print LEGO

Sunday, August 11, 2024, 1:00–4:00 p.m.

Studio C Free; no registration required; all skill levels are welcome

Join the Frist Art Museum for this printmaking studio workshop led by Sydney Bridwell, inspired by the exhibition ¡Printing the Revolution! The Rise and Impact of Chicano Graphics, 1965 to Now. In this workshop, participants will create prints using LEGOs by arranging a variety of blocks and colors to create unique designs. All supplies will be provided. Read More

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