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`ArtQuest` Series Offers 18 Episodes About the Art All Around You

Published on July 24, 2013 By Joe Pagetta

As we announced back in October, NPT and the Frist Center for the Visual Arts have partnered for “ArtQuest: Art is All Around You,” a series of short broadcast segments that encourages 7-9 year olds to learn about and create art. The videos air during the kid’s schedule on NPT between 4-6pm. Launched with three […]

Artist Wayne White Engages and Inspires (Unembarrassingly) at Nash-Up Event

Published on November 2, 2012 By Joe Pagetta

By Daniel Tidwell NPT Media Update and NPT Arts Break Contributor Artist Wayne White took the stage on Wednesday at the Frist Center picking a banjo and sporting a Davy Crockett ensemble, complete with coon skin cap.  “My Name is Wayne White and I make pictures!” he declared, opening his inspiring, hilarious and profound lecture […]

Chihuly at Cheekwood and in the Hotshop

Published on June 15, 2010 By Joe Pagetta

He’s at the Frist Center. He’s at Cheekwood. He was at TPAC with the Nashville Symphony. And now he’s on NPT. This Thursday, June 17, beginning at 8:00 p.m., NPT is proud to join its fellow arts organizations in Nashville in celebrating the work of world-renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly. We’ve got two documentaries on […]


Published on October 2, 2007 By Joe Pagetta

Several art exhIbitions at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts close this Sunday, October 7. Most notable is Sylvia Hyman: Fictional Clay, which showcases the meticulously crafted trompe l’oeil sculptures created over the last eight years by Nashville’s renowned clay artist. Back in July, in advance of our airing of the documentary Sylvia Hyman: […]