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Unframed.
Up close with the artists

Unframed.
Up close with the artists

The Long March

Tim Amerine went from the fields of Iraq to the field of graphic design.

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The Long March
Tim Amerine went from the fields of Iraq to the field of graphic design. Read More

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Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

Bar School

There may not be a better assignment for a college student than to be asked to help create and brand a beer.

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Bar School
There may not be a better assignment for a college student than to be asked to help create and brand a beer. Read More

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Implements.

The must-have tools of the creative

Ink pen
Ink pen

Pencils
Pencils

Photoshop
Photoshop

AutoCAD
AutoCAD
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My615:
Journey Into
America’s "It" City
Streetfare, Nashville, Watkins College of Art

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.
Radnor Lake
Radnor Lake
Radnor Lake is a 1,300-acre state park tucked away in an otherwise urban area—it's a favorite for its hiking trails, wildlife viewing, and bird watching.
Hatch, Nashville.
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. 
Music Lover
It's called "Music City" for a reason. And Nashville is way more than country music. Wander through the arena spaces and hole-in-the-wall gems.
Insider
Sometimes, it takes a while to know a city. With our list, you don't have to wait. These are the cool places to have on your checklist.
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.
Culture
Nashville has become a destination city that brims with opportunities to fill the well of any artist.
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