PATRICK DOUGHERTY: LITTLE BITTY PRETTY ONE
March 22 2014 – April 26 2015
Cheekwood is thrilled to welcome North Carolina native Patrick Dougherty to Nashville as our 3rd Annual Martin Shallenberger Artist-in-Residence. Dougherty is known for his giant, tangled works, described by The New York Times as “startling (and delightful) … woolly lairs and wild follies, gigantic snares, nests and cocoons.” Over the last two decades, Dougherty has installed over 200 projects in many public and private places including museums, botanic gardens, college campuses, and private residencies. His sculpture at Cheekwood, Little Bitty Pretty One, is inspired by an English Oast house.