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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum August 2017 Exhibits and Activities

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Customs House Museum and Cultural Center is located in historic downtown Clarksville, Tennessee. Come explore an entire city block featuring large gallery spaces filled with fine art, science and history.

Some of the events in August at the Museum are: Earth from Space, Olen Bryant: In Loving Memory, Women Painting Women: In Earnest, The X Housewife Portraits by Kit Kite, and Ed Nash: Terrain.

Olen Bryant: In Loving Memory

Olen Bryant: In Loving Memory

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Customs House Museum and Cultural Center features The Magical Work of Aaron Grayum

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Through October 30th, 2016, the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery of the Customs House Museum features light-hearted paintings by Nashville Tennessee artist Aaron Grayum.

Large works featuring circus characters within powdery blue and yellow background dance throughout the gallery walls, lacing a sense of nostalgia into the contemporary paintings.

The Ballerina and the Elephant by Aaron Grayum

The Ballerina and the Elephant by Aaron Grayum

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum and Cultural Center presents Whimsical World of Amy Chase July 31st

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Amy Chase: Rediscovered Relationships is a magical world currently on view in the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery of the Customs House Museum and Cultural Center.

Creatures and landscapes that appear to have jumped from the pages of a storybook float on the walls and hide within glass cases.

Amy Chase - Uncomfortable Situation

Amy Chase – Uncomfortable Situation

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum displays The Bold Color of Elizabeth LaPenna

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Customs House Museum and Cultural Center welcomes the abstract work of Elizabeth LaPenna to the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery as part of the institution’s celebration of Women’s History Month.

Elizabeth’s bold paintings are abundant with movement. The vivid color palettes, created through layering processes of pouring, scraping, lifting, and imprinting, pull the viewer into her dreamy, contained environments.

Marmalade Sky by Elizabeth LaPenna

Marmalade Sky by Elizabeth LaPenna

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum displays Glass Work that explores Obsolete Technology

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery in the Customs House Museum has become a curiosity shop of sorts this February. Mergings: A Visual Exploration is an exhibit of glass by Tennessee artist Jennifer Crescuillo.

Jennifer has manipulated her medium into everyday objects such as data cartridges and adding machines that do not appear to be what the average visitor expects to see in a glass exhibit.

Mergings: A Visual Exploration is an exhibit of glass by Tennessee artist Jennifer Crescuillo on exhibit at the Customs House Museum.

Mergings: A Visual Exploration is an exhibit of glass by Tennessee artist Jennifer Crescuillo on exhibit at the Customs House Museum.

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum hosts William Buffett: A New Simplicity

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – There is a tranquil vibe filling the walls of the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery this month at the Customs House Museum. Along with his success as a portrait painter, designer and printer of limited edition serigraphs and posters, William Buffett is becoming known for his scenes of California and New Orleans.

William Buffett Jazzes up the Customs House Museum

William Buffett Jazzes up the Customs House Museum

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Nashville Artist Brings the Outdoors In at the Customs House Museum

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Through the end of November, guests of the Customs House Museum can enjoy the forests of Elizabeth Sanford within the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery. Bright colored leaves and creatures roam the space in layers of watercolors.

Many of the pieces in the show are reminiscent of pop-up books and shadow boxes.

Sanford: Reshaping the Shadows - Looking for Signs

Sanford: Reshaping the Shadows – Looking for Signs

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum Exhibits Bring Sense of Nostalgia in October

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Customs House Museum traditionally offers Tennessee-flavored exhibits during the fourth quarter of the calendar year, and October 2015 is no exception.

New gallery shows include Patterns of History, which features quilts from the museum collection. Sponsored in part by Legends Bank, this exhibit highlights fifteen covers dating as far back as 1830.

1920s Finley Elder Gracey

1920s Finley Elder Gracey

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum Offers Opportunity to Artists

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – The Customs House Museum is offering artists in Tennessee and Kentucky an opportunity to exhibit in the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery. The open call will give ten regional artists a one month show in 2016.

The call is open to both 2D and 3D works. Prospectuses are available on the museum website as well as in the museum lobby.

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center

Customs House Museum and Cultural Center

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum to exhibit portraits by Photographer Bob Sherman in June

 

Clarksville's Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Nashville-based photographer Bob Sherman brings his mystical portraits to the Planters Bank Peg Harvill Gallery at the Customs House Museum this June with the exhibit The Illusion of Person and Place: The Spirit of Asia by Bob Sherman.

The vivid colored images document the people and places Bob visited in during his travels abroad.

Other Worldly by Bob Sherman

Other Worldly by Bob Sherman

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