Press Releases

Three State Government Agencies Join Forces to Launch Creative Aging TN

Nashville — The Tennessee Arts Commission is partnering with fellow Tennessee Livability Collaborative Members — the Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability and the Tennessee Department of Health — to launch a new initiative and statewide grant opportunity called Creative Aging TN. “The number of Tennessee seniors

Tennessee Arts Commission Awards Over $4M In Annual Grants Across The State

Nashville — The Tennessee Arts Commission has awarded 846 Fiscal Year 2018 Annual Grants Awards totaling $4,505,080 to help fund arts and cultural activities for arts organizations, schools, local governments, nonprofits and artists in Tennessee. Annual Grants provide funds for operating support to well-established arts organizations; project

Germantown Artist Receives Regional Arts Fellowship

Nashville — Georgann DeMille of Germantown, Tennessee has received a State Fellowship award of $5,000 from SouthArts, a regional arts organization headquartered in Atlanta, Ga. Only nine artists from the southern region were selected and they were recognized at a ceremony on April 24 in Atlanta,

White Oak Basketmakers Offer Public Demonstration

Nashville — A master and apprentice team from the Tennessee Traditional Arts Apprenticeship Program will be demonstrating white oak basketmaking in Woodbury on Saturday, April 15, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Master white oak basketmaker Sue Williams of Morrison and her apprentice Brenda

Photography By Ear

Photographs by Charmaine Lanham November 18, 2016 — January 13, 2017 Nashville — The Tennessee Arts Commission Gallery will exhibit a collection of photographs by Charmaine Lanham from November 18, 2016 until January 13, 2017. Nashville-based photojournalist, Charmaine Lanham honed her pen, ear and eye during

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