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Beauford Delaney & James Baldwin: Through the Unusual Door
February 7-May 10, 2020
Knoxville Museum of Art
Alive After Five
Selected Fridays. 6-8:30pm.
The Knoxville Museum of Art celebrates the art and artists of East Tennessee, presents new art and new ideas, educates and serves a diverse community, enhances Knoxville’s quality of life and economic development, and operates ethically, responsibly, and transparently as a public trust.
April 10, 2020 6:00pm - 8:30pmCANCELLED - Alive After Five with Cheryl Renée & Wendel WernerAdmission: $15 General Admission. $10 with Membership or college student ID. Free for ages 17 and under
CANCELLED - Alive After Five with Cheryl Renée & Wendel Werner
April 17, 2020 6:00pm - 8:30pmCANCELLED - Alive After Five with Soul ConnectionAdmission: $15 General Admission. $10 with Membership or college student ID. Free for ages 17 and under
CANCELLED - Alive After Five with Soul Connection
April 21, 2020 5:30pm - 7:00pmCANCELLED - Cocktails & Conversation with Mary Campbell, University of TennesseeAdmission: Free
CANCELLED - Cocktails & Conversation with Mary Campbell, University of Tennessee
June 01, 2020 - July 31, 2020Summer Art Academy 2020Admission: Check individual classes for pricing.
Each week of Summer Art Academy offers a new and exciting age-appropriate art class that will nourish and challenge your child.
June 26, 2020 7:00pm - 11:00pm*PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE. Kick-Off to SummerAdmission: $125 general admission includes full bar and cocktail buffet prepared by Holly Hambright. Tickets go on sale January 1, 2020.
*PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE - Dance your way into summer to the high-energy, non-stop music of party band the Atlanta Showstoppers! Full bar and cocktail buffet prepared by Holly Hambright.
October 02, 2020 5:00pm - 9:00pm*PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE - Artists on Location 2020Admission: Free
*PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE - The ninth annual Artists on Location returns in October 2020. Artists have an opportunity to paint outdoors over several days at sites in and around Knoxville. Well-known landmarks will be perfect for interactions with the public from the Zoo to Market Square. An exclusive reception will be held for artists and patrons. Artists will show and sell their resulting work at the Knoxville Museum of Art during the Awards Reception and Sale on Friday, October 2 from 5 to 9pm.
October 27, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pmPLEASE NOTE NEW DATE- Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Lecture with Dr. Kellie Jones, Columbia UniversityAdmission: Free
PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE. Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Lecture with Dr. Kellie Jones, Columbia University