Category Archives: Art Exhibitions

Unit 2: A Retrospective at Carlos Gallery, University of the South

Unit 2: A Retrospective – A collaboration between students and faculty of Watkins College of Art, Design & Film, and prisoners in Unit 2 – the death row unit – at Tennessee’s Riverbend Maximum Security Prison in Nashville. February 27 … Continue reading

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Gary C: “Geryon’s Dog”

In this small painting on cardboard, Gary responds to Anne Carson’s novel in verse, Autobiography of Red.  Here’s an excerpt from the poem: Eventually Geryon learned to write.His mother’s friend Maria gave him a beautiful notebook from Japan with a … Continue reading

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“My Life is Outside”: Everyday Photographs from Prison

Watkins Arcade Gallery (WAG); Suite 77, upstairs in the historic Arcade, Nashville Saturday, July 5, 6-9 p.m.   Watkins College of Art, Design & Film presents “My Life Is Outside”: Everyday Photographs from Prison at its downtown gallery WAG during the July … Continue reading

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Unit 2 (part 3): Gifts

This month, Nostos Gallery hosted Gifts: Unit 2 (part 3), an exhibition of works made by or in collaboration with prisoners living in Unit 2 (the death row unit) of the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Northwest Nashville. This exhibition … Continue reading

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Gallery Opening for Gifts: Unit 2 (part 3) on Feb. 1, 6-9pm

Gifts: Unit 2 (part 3) February 1-22, 2014 Opening reception on February 1st, 6-9pm Nostos Gallery, 58 Arcade Nashville, TN 37207   Nostos Gallery is pleased to present Gifts: Unit 2 (part 3), an exhibition of works made by or … Continue reading

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From the High Chair to the Electric Chair: Opening at Nostos Gallery on Dec. 7

“From the High Chair to the Electric Chair” will be on display at Nostos Gallery for the month of December.  The opening reception will coincide with December’s Art Crawl on Saturday, December 7, from 6-9pm.  After the opening, the gallery … Continue reading

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“From the High Chair to the Electric Chair”: Unit 2 (part 2) at Fort Houston

Images from the current exhibition of art from Tennessee’s death row at Fort Houston: 500 Houston St, Nashville, TN 37203.  Call the gallery at (615) 669-0659 for further information.  The show runs through the end of November. For more images, … Continue reading

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