Knoxville Mourns Two Local Artists, Remembers and Raises Money for Families

The artistic community in Knoxville, it can be argued, defines our uniqueness. Earlier this week I spotlighted a magical night with some of our finest musicians. Whether you explore local music, literary works, culinary arts, sculpture, painting or any other medium, you soon come to understand who we are just a bit more deeply. Name […]

Ironwood Art Fair: A Cool Urban Party

Last weekend I attended an art fair/party at Ironwood Studios on Jennings Avenue, which is just a block off Broadway and just off Central – sort of between uptown and Happy Holler. The idea was simple: Open a warehouse/iron and woodworking studio to artists who want to display, add food for purchase, bands and dancers […]

The Dogwood Arts Festival’s Market Square Art Fair

Somebody must be living right, because the weather for the major Dogwood Arts events have been spectacular. This weekend saw the Market Square Art Fair take over the central portion of downtown and bring in thousands of people each of the three days. Being an ordinary human being, with all the limitations and various obligations […]