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2013-07-01 16:23:59

Upper-Level Galleries Showcase Depictions of War by Spanish Painter Francisco de Goya and Contemporary Artist Steve Mumford, Interpretations of Surrealism by Midcentury American Painters, and the First Exhibition Dedicated to Italian Renaissance Art in Nashville Since 1934 NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts has planned an expansive schedule for 2014 featuring exhibitions from around the world. The Center's Ingram Gallery...

2013-05-17 16:22:40

Jack Spencer: Beyond the Surface Opens July 12, 2013 NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The work of Nashville-based photographer Jack Spencer will be on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts from July 12 through Oct. 13, 2013 in the Center's Upper-Level Galleries. The first major museum exhibition of the artist's work, Jack Spencer: Beyond the Surface is composed of 70 photographs--selected by the artist and Mark Scala, chief curator at the Frist...

2013-03-21 12:27:43

NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Global consulting company, North Highland, is pleased to announce that Fletcher Lance, vice president and national health care leader, has been selected as a member of the inaugural Nashville Health Care Council Fellows class. The Fellows initiative engages industry leaders in defining health care's greatest challenges while exploring new strategies for the future. The 33-person class was selected by members of the Council Fellows Advisory...

2013-03-14 23:02:22

Former U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, M.D., country superstar Brad Paisley and legendary skater Scott Hamilton recently returned from a site visit to the LiveBeyond Base, Thomazeau currently under construction near Port-Au-Prince Haiti. LiveBeyond is a Nashville nonprofit with a mission to provide medical care, clean water, nutritional support, and development activities to impoverished communities. Nashville, Tennessee (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 It´s not every day that a former...

2013-02-08 12:20:36

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This summer, the Frist Center for the Visual Arts will present Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles, an exhibition of unique and luxurious autos from the 1930s and '40s. Sensuous Steel includes 18 automobiles and three motorcycles drawn from some of the most renowned car collectors and collections in the automotive world. Organized by Guest Curator Ken Gross, former Petersen Automotive Museum director, the exhibition will be on view in...

2013-01-18 16:21:54

Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection opens March 1, 2013 NASHVILLE, Tenn., Jan. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts welcomes an impressive array of nearly 125 ancient American art objects in Exploring Art of the Ancient Americas: The John Bourne Collection. Opening Friday, March 1, 2013 in the Center's Upper-Level Galleries, this exhibition provides a compelling overview of the art made in Mesoamerica, Central America and...

2012-10-02 06:26:25

MOUNTAINSIDE, N.J., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The physician chairman of the well-established non-profit group, FIM, the Foundation for Innovation in Medicine, appealed in a letter to Mitt Romney to back a unique plan to reduce health care costs by speeding up medical discovery. Stephen L. DeFelice, said in his letter, "No matter how you toss the coin, current policies and future plans will ultimately ration pharmaceuticals, medical devices and hospitalization as well as decrease physician...

2012-09-26 06:23:29

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Opening October 19, 2012, German Expressionism from the Detroit Institute of Arts will be on view in the Frist Center for the Visual Arts' Upper-Level Galleries through February 10, 2013. Featuring paintings, sculpture and works on paper from the Detroit Institute of Arts' distinguished collection of German Expressionist art, the exhibition explores the full breadth of this artistic movement from 1905 to 1950 and includes...

2012-08-22 06:24:37

WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) is pleased to announce that G. William Hoagland will join its staff as Senior Vice President in September. In this position, Hoagland will oversee much of BPC's health care and budget work, including its new Health Care Cost Containment Initiative. "As a member of the Bipartisan Policy Center's senior staff, Bill brings a wealth of experience from working at the highest levels of the private...

2012-07-23 14:20:54

Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery Features Camille Utterback, Vik Muniz and Ana Maria Tavares NASHVILLE, Tenn., July 23, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts' 2013 exhibition schedule offers a wide variety of exhibitions in the Center's Ingram Gallery. These include master paintings of the Dutch Golden Age from the Detroit Institute of Arts, as well as a Frist Center-organized exhibition of exquisite Art Deco automobiles from some of the most...