Temporary Exhibits

  • Peggy Kretchmar Leland: Abstracted Surroundings
    April 4, 2017 - May 30, 2017
    Knoxville artist Peggy Kretchmar Leland uses hot wax to create abstract encaustic paintings, often incorporating elements of nature and architecture. More »
  • Marilyn Murphy: Short Stories
    March 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017
    Marilyn Murphy is an artist whose drawings and oil paintings create curious situations implying a larger story that often explores dualities both formally and conceptually (safety and danger, peace and turmoil, fire and water). More »
  • Hornsby: Fracture
    March 8, 2017 - May 4, 2017
    Knoxville artist Hornsby's latest "Fracture" painting series is a haunting exploration into the fractured human nature and the fight within. More »
  • Hunt Slonem: From the Collection
    March 9, 2017 - May 2, 2017
    A Neo-Expressionist, Hunt Slonem combines Abstract Expressionist techniques with mysticism and animal subjects of Islam and Mexico and is best known for his paintings of tropical birds More »
  • Forward March
    March 7, 2017 - July 30, 2017
    This exhibit showcases maps, documents, dioramas, flags, and photos from several wars, featuring objects from the collection of Dr. John Olson. In the Kimbrough Gallery
  • Reading Appalachia: Voices from Children’s Literature
    March 23, 2017 - August 20, 2017
    This groundbreaking exhibition of Appalachian children’s literature examines seminal titles published since the 1800's. Come explore our region’s literary heritage and see how children’s literature tells the story of Appalachia. More »
  • A Fine Note
    February 1, 2017 - May 28, 2017
    This exhibit gives a brief look at the importance of music in Clarksville. Items from the Customs House Museum’s permanent collection highlight the world of music, including instruments, sheet music, photographs, and other artifacts ranging from the 1820s until the 1970s. More »

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