Fisk University Galleries | Kids Out and About Nashville

Fisk University Galleries

Address: 
1000 17th Avenue North
Nashville , TN , 37208
Phone: 615-329-8720
36° 10' 3.3744" N, 86° 48' 13.8924" W
Contact name: 
Fisk University Galleries
Housed in a late 19th century Victorian building, The Carl Van Vechten Gallery was established in 1949, when the acclaimed American painter Georgia O'Keeffe donated to Fisk the extraordinary group of works that form The Alfred Stieglitz Collection. The Carl Van Vechten Gallery houses a changing schedule of traveling exhibitions and temporary installations from Fisk University's permanent art collections. Every two years, the gallery features The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Modern American and European Art, which includes works by Pablo Picasso, Paul Cezanne, Auguste-Pierre Renoir, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Georgia O’Keeffe, Charles Demuth, Marsden Hartley, and Arthur Dove.
Open hours: 
Sunday: Closed
Monday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Thursday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm
Friday: 10:00 am-7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Babies in the Gallery (BIG): For babies 0-12 months old--The tour is designed for babies to view artworks at eye-level, so please bring a carrier or feel free to hold your baby in your arms! Experiment Fridays: the STEAM series for 2-5 year olds