Lee Gilmore
Sound Judgments

That terrifying noise you heard in that Oscar-winning film? Yeah, there’s a good chance it was created by Lee Gilmore.

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Seek.

Micaela Herrera

“Patience” is what Herrera advises artists to possess.

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Overheard.

The latest on social media
Overheard at Watkins

Our hallways and classrooms are always filled with critiques, but during finals week it feels especially exciting to see all the final projects and hear the students speak about their work.

Overheard at Watkins

Our students (and professors) have worked really hard on our new web series Missed Connections! Please stop by the theater tonight to see our production 4 screening as well as our new web series! 7pm!

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Work.

Unframed.
Up close with the artists

Unframed.
Up close with the artists

Full Circle

Sandra Ventura-Benitez’s portraiture breaks the square frame of conventional photography as well as conventional thinking around immigrants.

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Full Circle
Sandra Ventura-Benitez’s portraiture breaks the square frame of conventional photography as well as conventional thinking around immigrants. Read More

pARTners.
Explorations in collaboration

pARTners.
Explorations in collaboration

Double Act

Partners in life and in film, Amanda Dillingham and Spenser Fritz met at Watkins and began the project that has just been released as a feature film.

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Double Act

Partners in life and in film, Amanda Dillingham and Spenser Fritz met at Watkins and began the project that has just been released as a feature film.

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Now Screening.

Our latest videos

Open Studio: Rylie Barling
Open Studio: Rylie Barling

Open Studio: Caitlin Ackerman
Open Studio: Caitlin Ackerman

Peek: Watkins and Hatch Show Print Collaboration
Peek: Watkins and Hatch Show Print Collaboration

Peek: Robert Scobey and Moses Williams
Peek: Robert Scobey and Moses Williams
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My615:
Journey Into
America’s "It" City

Introvert

The idea of the reclusive artist isn't entirely false; here's how to be one in Nashville.
Ladies Wine and Design
Ladies, Wine & Design
Ladies, Wine & Design is a monthly gathering for professional women in design who seek connection, support, and engagement.
Bells Bend Park
Bells Bend Park
Filmmaker Quinton Hickman heads here in Nashville to help him hone his "aesthetic of the sublime."
Group Activities
Nashville has many possibilities for your posse. Your weekends together in the "It" City just got a lot better.
Art Student
There will be times when you need to resupply your toolkit and times when you'll want to be inspired by the works of others. We have both covered. 
Tourist
When parents and friends are in town, you may want to play the tourist (and that's fine!). Fortunately, Nashville delivers even when there's a crowd.
Foodie
One reason Nashville has become the "It" City is its culinary excellence. We walk you through the high-end eateries and the cheap eats that feel just as decadent.
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Reveal.

Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

From Space Cats to Spring Vogue

Mandy Stoller's artistry has drawn the attention of high-profile clients in beauty and fashion.

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From Space Cats to Spring Vogue
Mandy Stoller's artistry has drawn the attention of high-profile clients in beauty and fashion. Read More

News.
Stay current with Watkins

News.
Stay current with Watkins

The Artist on Your List

Don’t be stumped for the holidays. We have recommendations from the best of sources.

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The Artist on Your List

Don’t be stumped for the holidays. We have recommendations from the best of sources.

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1815, Brady Haston, Watkins College
Brady Haston: Flipped

Fine arts associate professor Brady Haston opens his new show, Flipped, at Zeitgeist Gallery in Nashville.

Middle Tennessee Student Art Exhibit
Middle Tennessee Student Art Exhibit

The 12th Annual Middle Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibition is a juried exhibition, showcasing exceptional middle and high school student artwork from around the region.

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