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SheLectricity receives $450,000 grant from NoVo Foundation

The NoVo Foundation recently committed a $450,000 to “transform girls’ lives at scale.” The project is called SheLectricity , a first-of-its-kind, digitally enabled ecosystem to empower adolescent girls in the United States to thrive and reach their full potential as human beings and as engaged citizens. Designed with girls of color at its center, SheLectricity is… Read more »

Weekend Arts Round-Up: 10/12 – 10/14

Looking for something to do this weekend? Enjoy this upcoming weekend by attending some exciting arts events! Tennessee Craft Tennessee Craft Fall Fair October 12-14, 2018 Centennial Park Vanderbilt University Second Friday Telescope Night October 12, 2018 The Dyer Observatory I AM: Middle Eastern Women Artists and the Quest to Build Peace Ongoing through October… Read more »

Meet the Arts Board Matching Class of 2018

The Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville announces the selection of 15 Nashville professionals to participate in the 2018 Arts Board Matching program where they will gain the skills to be effective, engaged board members of local nonprofit arts organizations. The Arts & Business Council believes there are exceptionally talented individuals at all levels… Read more »

Weekend Arts Round-Up 10/4- 10/7

We can’t believe it’s already October! Enjoy this upcoming weekend by attending some exciting arts events! Nashville Film Festival Nashville Film Festival October 3-12, 2018 Regal Hollywood Stadium 27 & RPX Art & Soul Poetry Night October 5, 2018 Art & Soul Create It in Donelson Fall & Halloween Open Paint October 5, 2018 Robin’s… Read more »

Weekend Arts Round-Up: 9/28-9/30

September has flown by! Enjoy the last weekend of the month by attending some exciting arts events! Frist Art Museum Music at the Frist | Larysa Jaye September 28, 2018 Frist Art Museum Architecture Tour September 29, 2018 Frist Art Museum We Shall Overcome: Civil Rights and the Nashville Press, 1957-1968 September 28-October 14, 2018… Read more »

Weekend Arts Round-Up: 9/21-9/23

Celebrate the first weekend of Fall by attending some of the awesome arts events going on in Nashville this weekend! Nashville Jazz Workshop Jazz Music at Char Steakhouse with Matt Endahl September 21-22, 2018 Char Steakhouse  Cheekwood Estate & Gardens Cheekwood Harvest September 22-October 21, 2018 Cheekwood Estate & Gardens Jefferson Street Art Crawl Jefferson… Read more »

Weekend Arts Round-Up: 9/13-9/16

Looking to get out and do something fun this weekend? Take a look at these awesome events! Frist Art Museum Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture July 30- October 28, 2018 The Presence of Your Absence is Everywhere June 22-September 16, 2018 Chaos and Awe: Painting in the 21st Century June 22-September 16, 2018 Frist… Read more »

Artist entrepreneurs pitch ideas, win cash for creative businesses

Photo by Ethan Palm.

Aaron Grayum, Rashad Rayford, Melba Williams-Kirk and Mark Schlicher chosen by notable Nashville judges, crowd and peer voting for top honors at Periscope Pitch + Artist Entrepreneur Showcase The Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville is pleased to announce the winners of its 5th annual Periscope Pitch held at OZ Arts Nashville last week… Read more »

Local artist-entrepreneurs showcase artistic excellence, business acumen

Live crowdfunding event gets community members invested in Nashville’s artists The Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville presents the Periscope Pitch & Artist Entrepreneur Showcase Wednesday, September 5, 2018, from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. at OZ Arts Nashville, 6172 Cockrill Bend Cir, Nashville, TN 37209. Purchase tickets today. After eight weeks of intensive training… Read more »

OFF THE WALL receives $15k grant

OFF THE WALL Charlotte Avenue, a fiscally sponsored project of the Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville, announced a $15,000 grant award from Buckingham Foundation and Aertson Midtown this week. The grant provides funds for the final five artists contributing murals to Nashville’s first street art gallery, including Julia Martin Wimmer, Sarah Liz Tate, Omari… Read more »