Temporary Exhibits

  • Fantastical Patterns: The Art of Valentina Harper
    May 1, 2018 - May 31, 2018
    After 15 years working as a graphic designer, Valentina Harper started to create uplifting drawings and designs from her world of fantasies and dreams. In her Nashville studio, this Venezuelan artist enjoys working with different materials, and black ink is one of the mediums you will always find in her original prints, paintings and drawings. More »
  • World in Wood: The Folk Art of Herbert Baggett
    May 15, 2018 - July 29, 2018
    Wooden figures by Tennessee artist Frank Baggett are on display. These objects are from the Customs House Museum & Cultural Center’s permanent collection. In the Leaf Chronicle Lobby
  • Tennessee Watercolor Society 2018 Biennial Exhibition
    May 19, 2018 - July 27, 2018
    The Tennessee Watercolor Society will open its 36th Juried Exhibition of water media paintings on paper at the Customs House Museum & Cultural Center on Saturday, May 12. Sixty works have been selected for display by juror and artist Lian Quan Zhen. This marks only the second time that Clarksville has been selected as the host city since TnWS began its statewide juried competition in 1972.  Clarksville’s museum hosted the TnWS Juried Exhibit once before in 2006.  More »
  • Exquisite Miniatures
    April 15, 2018 - June 24, 2018
    Wes and Rachelle Siegrist are an American husband and wife team who mesmerize viewers with miniature paintings so exquisitely crafted that they are often mistaken for tiny photographs. Their tiny treasures, as collectors often refer to them, typically measure less than 9 square inches and appear even more detailed when viewed under magnification!  More »
  • Nathaniel Mather: Stories Through Color
    April 3, 2018 - June 24, 2018
    The paintings of Nathaniel Mather, in their shallow spaces, childlike renderings of animals, flowers, and rough-edged patches of color are done in water medium materials on canvas and board. Born and raised in California, Nathaniel works in Nashville as an artist and illustrator.  More »
  • Our Town: Stories Within Clarksville’s Doorways
    February 28, 2018 - September 30, 2018
    An exhibition of regional stories featuring photographs and artifacts from our collection, including: the jail, Trinity Episcopal Church, the Court House, the Capitol Theater, and more. In Memory Lane

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