Fine Arts Blount exhibit in Knoxville

The Arts & Culture Alliance is pleased to present a new exhibition by twelve artists of Fine Arts Blount. Fine Arts Blount from Blount County, Tennessee, provides an outlet for creative energy, stimulates the imagination, encourages on-going self-education, extends purpose, builds self-esteem, enriches lives, enhances the community’s quality of life, contributes to the local economy and is an ongoing part of the revitalization of Historic Downtown Maryville.

The exhibition includes watercolor, acrylic, oil, photography and more and will be displayed in the main gallery of the Emporium Center in downtown Knoxville from September 4-25, 2015.

An opening reception will take place on Friday, September 4, from 5:00-9:00 PM and features a flamenco dance performance by Pasión Flamenco from 6:00-6:30 PM in the Black Box Theatre and a Jazz Jam Session hosted by Vance Thompson and Friends from 7:00-8:45 PM in the Black Box Theatre. Complimentary hors d’oeuvres will be available and chocolate fondue will be provided by the Melting Pot of Knoxville.

The Emporium Center is located at 100 S. Gay Street, and gallery hours are Monday-Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and select Sundays 3:30-6:30 PM.


Ti–Tree of Kings by Norma Riegle. Photo submitted.