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The Museum offers a variety of art excursions domestically and abroad, as well as local and regional day trips designed to enhance Museum members’ and visitors’ experiences with inspiring, contemporary art.
Art Travels: Knoxville
NOVEMBER 8 — Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $90 Museum members, $100 non-members (includes transportation, guided tour, lunch, and Dine & Discover program)
This trip is sold out; please call 828.253.3227 or email Kristi McMillan, Adult Programs Manager, to add your name to the wait list.
Join us for a day trip to Knoxville, TN to enjoy all things Impressionism, contemporary glass, and good company! Discover the Knoxville Museum of Art’s exhibition American Impressionism: The Lure of the Artists’ Colony, featuring the work of luminaries such as Mary Cassatt, John Singer Sargent, and William Merritt Chase. Explore the museum’s collection, including the monumental glass-and-steel installation Cycle of Life: Within the Power of Dreams and the Wonder of Infinity by acclaimed Knoxville artist Richard Jolley. Over lunch, enjoy the Dine & Discover program “The Lure of Impressionism: French Origins and Influence on American Artists” with Dr. Tim Hiles, Assistant Director and Professor, UT Knoxville School of Art. Finally, venture to Jolley and partner Tommie Rush’s studio for an exclusive look at their creative life, work, and process.
Space is limited; register by October 24. For more information or to register, click here or call 828.253.3227 x122.