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James Threalkill Named Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign

The Arts & Business Council, Blackbird Media, and F&M Bank have teamed up to present the Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign. This week’s featured artist is James Threalkill! James is a celebrated painter who is not only recognized for his vibrant acrylic portraits and expressive murals, but also for his art advocacy and dedication to… Read more »

Jessica Eichman Named Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign

The Arts & Business Council, Blackbird Media, and F&M Bank have teamed up to present the Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign. This week’s featured artist is Jessica Eichman! Jessica is a mixed-media painter who believes thoughtful abstract compositions invite creative thinking and more meaningful interactions with others. Her work is a balance… Read more »

Tennessee Entertainment Commission Launches New Incentive Program

As announced by the Tennessee Entertainment Commission Tuesday, April 12, 2022: Tennessee Entertainment Commission Launches New Incentive Program Tennessee’s entertainment industry now eligible for new F&E tax credit NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Tennessee Entertainment Commission (TEC), in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Revenue and Department of Economic and Community Development, announced today a new franchise… Read more »

Meet the Spring 2022 Arts Board Matching Cohort!

The Arts & Business Council of Greater Nashville (ABC) proudly announces the selection of 14 business professionals for the spring cohort of Arts Board Matching! This is the first of two cohorts in 2022, continuing ABC’s efforts to expand the reach of this instrumental program that prepares business professionals for nonprofit board service and matches… Read more »

Pam Austin Named Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign

The Arts & Business Council, Blackbird Media, and F&M Bank have teamed up to present the Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign. This week’s featured artist is Pam Austin! Pam Austin is an abstract painter who works primarily with acrylic on canvas. Following a successful career in business, Pam returned to her childhood passion of creating… Read more »

Raena Skyy Lannom Named Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign

The Arts & Business Council, Blackbird Media, and F&M Bank have teamed up to present the Artist of the Week on The Nashville Sign. This week’s featured artist is Raena Skyy Lannom! Raena is a freelance photographer and videographer inspired by the metaphysical realm and dream world collectively surrounding us all. Born in Memphis and raised in Knoxville,… Read more »

Meet the Periscope Class of 2021: Bradley Montesi, Cassis Pitman, Hunter Perschbacher, Mimi McCarley

Meet the Periscope Class of 2021! Each week we will be introducing this year’s creative class leading up to the culminating Periscope Pitch + Artist Entrepreneur Showcase on Sept. 8! Meet Bradley Montesi, Cassis Pitman, Hunter Perschbacher, and Mimi McCarley! Sponsored by Piedmont Natural Gas Foundation and Fifth Third Bank. Bradley Montesi Film/Television, VR/360 content… Read more »

Weekend Arts Preview 6/25 – 6/27

Can you believe that we are already at the end of June? Check out some of Nashville’s most creative exhibits that are ending this weekend! There are also a host of art crawls and exhibits that are sure to intrigue and inspire you! See what is going on this weekend! Photo credits: S+H Oz Arts… Read more »

Take the Creative Economy Survey

We want to hear from you! Nashville has experienced one of the most challenging years ever, and these challenges are impacting our creative community in a variety of ways. It’s more crucial than ever that we seek the collective insight of the entire community to help us understand where we are today and where we… Read more »

Weekend Arts Preview 11/27 – 11/29

2020 has been rough but there is still a lot to be thankful for! Come out or stay in and enjoy some of Nashville’s greatest events that are sure to get you in the spirit! Photo Credits: Nashville Scene Shag Art Show Belcourt Theatre The Thing (in-person) Nov. 27 – 28 Zappa (in-person) Nov. 27… Read more »