April First Friday, What to do?

New Sculpture, Krutch Park, Knoxville, April 2012 Happy Friday to everyone. It looks like the weather will be awesome for our monthly street party in the city and the crowds promise to be huge. As usual, there is so much to do in such a short amount of time, there is no way to catch […]

QR Codes Invade Downtown Knoxville

Urban Toddler and Urban Woman with “Day at the Beach” I haven’t found the proper time to explore the various sculptures placed downtown this Spring as part of the Art in Public Spaces. In a very cool move, the Dogwood Arts Committee decided the sculptures would be placed for a year only to be replaced, presumably […]

First Friday, October 7 – Downtown Hometour – And More

It’s hard to believe another First Friday has rolled around. It seems like the last one was just here – except that the last one featured very hot weather and this one promises to be very nice, indeed. Come early and plan to stay late.I’ll hit some of the highlights of the weekend to come […]

The Art of Poland at UT Gallery

“Art of Poland,” UT Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, April 2011  “Art of Poland,” UT Downtown Gallery, Knoxville, April 2011 (Last Supper on left) It’s easy to overlook the UT Downtown Gallery on the 100 Block of Gay Street. The entrance is nondescript and it nestles up to the Emporium where I, and I think many people, […]

High Art in the City: First Friday, Take Two

Pamela Neal creation, Emporium, Knoxville, April 2011 Every First Friday features art with a capital “A.” The Art Market features an artist each month and somehow I usually miss that, so I’m planning to put more effort into that next month. UT also has a studio on the 100 block of Gay Street and that is […]