filter happenings:

Women to Watch: Celebrating the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage

February 06, 2021 – May 02, 2021

In light of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage in the United States, this exhibition presents works from Cheekwood’s works on paper collection by female artists.

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Permanent Collection Galleries

February 26, 2021 – Ongoing

Cheekwood’s permanent collection galleries contain paintings, sculptures, and decorative arts from 1875-1940.

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In a New Light: American Impressionism 1870-1940

March 13, 2021 – July 04, 2021

This exhibition provides a thought-provoking historical context for American Impressionism.

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Sean Kenney’s Nature POP! Made with LEGO® Bricks

May 01, 2021 – September 05, 2021

From acclaimed artist Sean Kenney and produced by Imagine Exhibitions, this exhibition features over 40 sculptures made from more than 800,000 LEGO® Bricks.

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En Plein Air

June 04, 2021 – September 05, 2021 9 AM - 5 PM

For the second year, Cheekwood will invite established Nashville painters to use our spring blooms as inspiration in the annual En Plein Air exhibition.

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The Sculpture of William Edmondson: Tombstones, Garden Ornaments, and Stonework

August 12, 2021 – October 31, 2021

The Sculpture of William Edmondson: Tombstones, Garden Ornaments, and Stone Work is the first large-scale museum examination of the artist’s career in over twenty years.

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September 18, 2021 – January 02, 2022

Beth Katleman, will install her whimsical and satirical work offering a creative temporary shift in perspective on the museum’s permanent collection.

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Symposium: William Edmondson in Context

September 24, 2021 – September 25, 2021

Cheekwood and the Department of the History of Art and Architecture at Vanderbilt University will hold a two-day scholarly symposium on the work and legacy of William Edmondson

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