Hunter Museum & Tennessee Wild Fuse Art With Environment On May 12
Monday, May 07, 2012
The Hunter Museum of American Art and Tennessee Wild will host a guided walk for both art enthusiasts and nature lovers in “An Artfully Wild Urban Experience” on Saturday.
917969); font-family: arial, sans-serif; ">The day will start at 9 a.m. with an easy 5.5-mile walk along the Tennessee Riverpark with conversations about art and the environment. The walk will be led by naturalists from Tennessee Wild and The Wilderness Society. The walk will end at Hunter Museum where participants will have a guided gallery discussion about a few of the works of art that reflect the way artists have portrayed the environment.
There is no cost for the guided walk. Admission to the Hunter Museum is $9.95 (free to Hunter Museum members). The program will finish at approximately 12:30 p.m. An optional lunch will take place immediately afterward at 212 Market St., a local “green” restaurant.
This event is the first in a series of joint Tennessee Wild – Hunter Museum of American Art programs that will be held in 2012 as part of the Hunter Museum’s ongoing Sublime in Art series. Those wishing to participate in the May 12 program can register athttp://tnwild.org/get_involved/outings or by contacting Jeff Hunter at 322-7866 or firstname.lastname@example.org.