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Might you be talking about art school around the Thanksgiving table next week: Where to go, what to study, how to balance the rigor of the creative life with the demands of the collegiate one? Well, this Saturday, you can gather all the data you need at our College Preview Day to have that conversation next week.
A new exhibit at Cumberland Gallery titled "The Professors" looks at the work of artist-teachers in the area, including Watkins's own Terry Thacker. Up until December 23rd.
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November at Watkins’s new Wedgewood-Houston gallery features Tumble Dry, a performance piece by Kay Kennedy, an interdisciplinary artist living in Nashville.
The beloved series continues at Watkins with I Am Not Your Negro, by Raoul Peck, which uses James Baldwin’s unfinished book Remember This House to tell the story of race in America. The film won Best Documentary Feature at the 2017 Academy Awards.
A look at the work of Watkins alumni who have worked at the famed Anderson Design Group studio, which is known for high-quality original illustrated prints and books, and its new book on the National Parks.