UT Downtown Gallery

106 S Gay St
Knoxville,  TN 37902

Phone: (865) 673-0802



Past Events

Artsource: Knox County Art Teachers Exhibition

Artsource: Knox County Art Teachers Exhibition
05:00 pm - 05/04/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

Every day, Knox County art teachers devote their time and energy to cultivating creativity and critical skills in their students. For more than a decade, ARTSOURCE,...

April First Friday: Clarence Morgan: On the Fringe of Conformity

April First Friday: Clarence Morgan: On the Fringe of Conformity
05:00 pm - 04/06/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

Clarence Morgan is an artist whose work comprises painting, drawing, printmaking and occasional writing and curatorial projects. He is a native of Philadelphia,...

Artist Lecture: Clarence Morgan

Artist Lecture: Clarence Morgan
07:30 pm - 04/05/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

Clarence Morgan is an artist whose work comprises painting, drawing, printmaking and occasional writing and curatorial projects. He is a native of Philadelphia,...

March First Friday: Christina West

March First Friday: Christina West
05:00 pm - 03/02/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

The UT Downtown Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Atlanta-based sculptor, Christina West. She earned her MFA from Alfred University in 2006...

February First Friday: Christina West

February First Friday: Christina West
05:00 pm - 02/02/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

The UT Downtown Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition of work by Atlanta-based sculptor, Christina West. She earned her MFA from Alfred University in 2006...

Stage Left: a Solo Exhibition by Christina A. West

Stage Left: a Solo Exhibition by Christina A. West
05:00 pm - 02/02/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

I have a new installation, titled STAGE LEFT, opening at UT-Knoxville's Downtown Gallery January 24 and running through February 24th. You are invited to the opening...

Artist Lecture: Christina West

Artist Lecture: Christina West
07:30 pm - 02/01/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

Christina A. West is an avid people watcher with a dry sense of humor, active imagination, and an innate impulse to create with her hands. If you meet her and she...

January First Friday: Nocturnal Suns

January First Friday: Nocturnal Suns
05:00 pm - 01/05/2018

At UT Downtown Gallery

An exhibition of four faculty members from the UT School of Art. Emily Ward Bivens is an Associate Professor of 4D arts and Time-Based Art at the University of...

December First Friday: Nocturnal Suns

December First Friday: Nocturnal Suns
05:00 pm - 12/01/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

An exhibition of four faculty members from the UT School of Art. Emily Ward Bivens is an Associate Professor of 4D arts and Time-Based Art at the University of...

November First Friday: Morehshin Allahyari

November First Friday: Morehshin Allahyari
05:00 pm - 11/03/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Morehshin Allahyari is an artist, activist, educator, and occasional curator. She is the recipient of the leading global thinkers of 2016 award by Foreign Policy...

Artist Lecture: Morehshin Allahyari

Artist Lecture: Morehshin Allahyari
07:30 pm - 10/19/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Morehshin Allahyari is an artist, activist, educator, and occasional curator. She is the recipient of the leading global thinkers of 2016 award by Foreign Policy...

Bivens, Kelley, Powers

Bivens, Kelley, Powers
06:00 pm - 10/10/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Emily Ward Bivens, John C. Kelley, John Douglas Powers An exhibition of three faculty members from the UT School of Art: Emily Ward Bivens is an Associate Professor...

October First Friday: Dual Current

October First Friday: Dual Current
05:00 pm - 10/06/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Josef Albers, Matthew Deleget, Peter Dudek, Cris Gianakos, Michelle Grabner, Lynne Harlow, Changha Hwang, Russell Maltz, Rossana Martinez, Kristine Marx, Manfred...

Dual Current

Dual Current
06:00 pm - 09/01/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Josef Albers, Matthew Deleget, Peter Dudek, Cris Gianakos, Michelle Grabner, Lynne Harlow, Changha Hwang, Russell Maltz, Rossana Martinez, Kristine Marx, Manfred...

September First Friday: Dual Current

September First Friday: Dual Current
05:00 pm - 09/01/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Josef Albers, Matthew Deleget, Peter Dudek, Cris Gianakos, Michelle Grabner, Lynne Harlow, Changha Hwang, Russell Maltz, Rossana Martinez, Kristine Marx, Manfred...

First Year MFA exhibition

First Year MFA exhibition
06:00 pm - 08/25/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

An exhibition of the University of TEnnessee incoming MFA class of 2020. Exhibiting students are: Angelina Parrino Marla Sweitzer William Rerick Kristina Key Ashlee...

August First Friday: Reprocessed

August First Friday: Reprocessed
05:00 pm - 08/04/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

August 4 - 19 Reprocessed is an exhibition of art by 3 Knoxville artists who use found imagery and materials to create their unique pieces. The UT Downtown Gallery...

June First Friday: Living On - Rob Heller

June First Friday: Living On - Rob Heller
05:00 pm - 06/02/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

The UT Downtown Gallery is pleased to present “Living On” an exhibition of 24 portraits of holocaust survivors and liberators living in Tennessee by Robert Heller....

May First Friday: Artsource 2017

May First Friday: Artsource 2017
05:00 pm - 05/05/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Every day, Knox County art teachers devote their time and energy to cultivating creativity and critical skills in their students. For more than a decade, Art Source,...

April First Friday: Breach - Alison Saar

April First Friday: Breach - Alison Saar
05:00 pm - 04/07/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Alison Saar weaves narratives relating to the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927 into the mixed-media sculpture and paintings featured in “Breach.” Saar explores...

March First Friday - Kevin Everson

March First Friday - Kevin Everson
05:00 pm - 03/03/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

With a sense of place and historical research, Kevin Jerome Everson's films combine scripted and documentary moments with rich elements of formalism. The subject...

February First Friday - Intersections

February First Friday - Intersections
05:00 pm - 02/03/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

The UT Downtown Gallery is pleased to announce Intersections, an exhibition of glass works from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana, on display at the gallery...

January First Friday: Meandering Mythologies

January First Friday: Meandering Mythologies
05:00 pm - 01/06/2017

At UT Downtown Gallery

Meandering Mythologies is a two-person exhibition featuring the work of Timothy Massey and Gary Monroe. Timothy Massey is the associate professor of art and chair...

November First Friday: Jessica Ann

November First Friday: Jessica Ann
05:00 pm - 11/04/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

THERE IS ALWAYS SOMEONE ASLEEP AND SOMEONE AWAKE SOMEONE DREAMING ASLEEP SOMEONE DREAMING AWAKE SOMEONE EATING SOMEONE HUNGRY SOMEONE FIGHTING SOMEONE LOVING SOMEONE...

History Through Photographs: Lecure by Ray Smith, Oak Ridge and Y-12 Historian

History Through Photographs: Lecure by Ray Smith, Oak Ridge and Y-12 Historian
07:00 pm - 07/22/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

"History through Photographs! By Ray Smith, Y-12 and Oak Ridge Historian." Friday July 22nd, 7-8:30pm Refreshments will be served. This event is in conjunction with...

Through the Lens of Ed Westcott

Through the Lens of Ed Westcott
05:00 pm - 06/03/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

In 1942, the Army Corps of Engineers relocated James Edward Westcott to Oak Ridge, Tennessee, and assigned him the task of official photographer for the Manhattan...

ARTSOURCE 2016

ARTSOURCE 2016
05:00 pm - 05/06/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

Every day, Knox County art teachers devote their time and energy to cultivating creativity and critical skills in their students. For more than a decade, Art Source,...

Yan Yang Lecture

Yan Yang Lecture
07:00 pm - 04/14/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

On Thursday, April 14th at 7pm at the Downtown Gallery, Visiting Lecturer of Art History at the UT School of Art Yan Yang will be giving a lecture on the woodblock...

Selections from the Permanent Collection: Japanese Ukiyo-e Prints

Selections from the Permanent Collection: Japanese Ukiyo-e Prints
06:00 pm - 04/08/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

During the month of April, the UT Downtown Gallery will be hosting an exhibition of Japanese woodblock ukiyo-e prints from the Ewing Gallery Permanent Collection....

Shambhavi Kaul: Modes of Faltering

Shambhavi Kaul: Modes of Faltering
05:00 pm - 04/01/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

JOIN US FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY April 1, 5-9PM at the UT Downtown Gallery Friday and Saturday, April 1 - 2, the UT Downtown Gallery is excited to present a special exhibition...

March First Friday: Jonathan Lukens and Allison Berkoy

March First Friday: Jonathan Lukens and Allison Berkoy
05:00 pm - 03/04/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

ALLISON BERKOY is a Brooklyn based multimedia artist working in video, sculptural installation, interactive environments, and performance. JONATHAN LUKENS: My...

February First Friday: Larry Brown

February First Friday: Larry Brown
05:00 pm - 02/05/2016

At UT Downtown Gallery

Larry Brown is a painter who has taught drawing in the Cooper Union School of Art Since 1991. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington State University...

December First Friday: Charlie Daniel, "You Call THAT Art?"

December First Friday: Charlie Daniel, "You Call THAT Art?"
05:00 pm - 12/04/2015

At UT Downtown Gallery

The UT Downtown Gallery is pleased to announce an exhibition of editorial cartoons by Knoxville News Sentinel cartoonist; Charlie Daniel. The exhibition will feature...

November First Friday: John Messinger

November First Friday: John Messinger
05:00 pm - 11/06/2015

At UT Downtown Gallery

John Messinger combines elements of photography and tapestry to create large-scale, 3-dimension mixed media artworks. His body of work consists of thousands of...

Artist Lecture: John Messinger

Artist Lecture: John Messinger
07:30 pm - 11/05/2015

At UT Downtown Gallery

John Messinger combines elements of photography and tapestry to create large-scale, 3-dimension mixed media artworks. His body of work consists of thousands of...

October First Friday: Lorrie Fredette

October First Friday: Lorrie Fredette
05:00 pm - 10/02/2015

At UT Downtown Gallery

Lorrie Fredette creates site-specific investigations that examine beauty, harmony, and comfort to comprehend the incomprehensible aspects of infection, pandemic...

Artist Lecture: Lorrie Fredette

Artist Lecture: Lorrie Fredette
07:30 pm - 10/01/2015

At UT Downtown Gallery

Please join us Thursday, October 1, for a lecture by Lorrie Fredette. Fredette creates site-specific investigations that examine beauty, harmony, and comfort to...

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