We're delighted to announce that this year's Conservation Through Art (CTA) was the most successful ever! As of December 31st, we shattered our previous records by raising $1 million from dozens of generous individuals and businesses.click here
"Art by Design," presented by IBERIABANK, is a unique, three-day event series to raise money for the arts in our city. We brought together a dozen of Memphis' most sought-after interior designers to create one-of-a-kind "vignettes" within a gallery showroom at Propcellar.click here
The Emmett O’Ryan Award for Artistic Inspiration is given annually by Metropolitan Bank to an outstanding Memphis visual artists. In addition, the artist receives a $10,000 cash award.click here
ArtsMemphis presented another successful Shell Out for the Arts at the Levitt Shell featuring the Stax Music Academy Summer Showcase.click here
ArtsMemphis and the Artist Advisory Council visited the studos of each of the 2014 ArtsAccelerator grantees. These visits were not a critique of their work, but rather an open conversation about what the artists are engaged with in the studio and how the grant award has aided their creative process.click here
ArtsMemphis and Opera Memphis co-hosted an Arts Organization happy hour event during the Midtown Opera Festival on Thursday, April 16 at the Jeniam Center for the Arts Playhouse on the Square. Dozens of arts leaders met for cocktails and to hear about upcoming projects.click here
ArtsMemphis celebrated the creation of a new grant category, ArtsAccelerator - An Incentive Grant for Visual Artists. The grant was announced at a Kickoff Event, free and open to the public, at Crosstown Arts, Saturday, August 10.click here
Shell Out was a Sell Out! Everyone Supported the arts by lounging on the lawn at the Levitt Shell. A special thank you to the presenting sponsor Evolve Bank & Trust!click here
A signature event celebrating Memphis' juicy culture. Rhythm 'n' blues to ballet and barbeque...all held on the Mississippi! Guests saw original works, danced to old favorites and drank in the arts.click here
CTA Jr. Kickoff
Saturday, October 20 ·4:00 p.m. · Foxfield
ArtsMemphis & Ducks Unlimited kicked off The CTA Jr. series of events with a lively afternoon of Camo & Cocktails
Guests watched Big Chief Juan Pardo bring the Mardi Gras Indian tradition of hand beaded and feathered costumes and rhythmic Mardi Gras music from New Orleans from a private tent!
Shell Out for the Arts with ArtsMemphis
Friday, September 21 · 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Peabody Place between Front St. and Second St.
PARK(ing) Day is a annual global event where citizens, artists and activists collaborate to temporarily transform metered parking spaces into “PARK(ing)” spaces: temporary public places. As Memphis joins the ranks of over 800 cities who participate in this annual event.
2012 Artafactor Culinary Series, June, 23
Features performers Keia Johnson, Chef Keith Bambrick and performance by Hattiloo Theatreclick here
ARTAFACTOR Culinary Series, June 8, 2012
features performers Deering and Down, Chef Brown Burch and performance by Playback Memphis