Anna Jaap’s Exhibition at Country Music Hall of Fame

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Tinney Artist Anna Jaap's exhibition, "This Gracious Light," is on display in the Country Music Hall of Fame's Community Corridor Gallery. The exhibition opened July 3rd and will run through September 27th. Read more here.

BURNAWAY Review of “Romancing Banality” Praises Carbajal

This amazing review by Elaine Akin very organically in its own right once again applauds the originality of Lyle's work and installations.

With phrases such as "in addition to the representational, two-dimensional works, Carbajal offers a bang-on immersion experience," Elaine captures the essence of Lyle's work in her literature.

"These instantly identifiable objects certainly conjure memories and trigger emotions in most visitors, although varied and nuanced in each case. Urban versus suburban; American versus un-American; refined versus unrefined; and traditional versus... on

Sarah Wilson and Tinney Contemporary Thank Nashville

Sarah Wilson wrote this great article which was published in the July Issue of the Nashville Arts Magazine, expressing the symbiotic relationship that tourism and the arts have with one another in the metro area.

We want to thank all of Nashville and 5th Avenue of the Arts for creating and cultivating the welcoming atmosphere for both tourists and the arts in our blossoming city!

Lyle Carbajal Grabs Local Spotlight in Tennesseean

This past Sunday's edition of The Tennessean featured a spotlight article on Lyle and his work, shedding even more light onto the work of this talented cultural connoisseur. It is great to see our artist's work and installations so appreciated by the Nashville community and elsewhere!

Lyle describes how people might respond to his freedom of expression when he says, "when someone asks 'Is it art?' I know they don't know what they're talking about, because that's not a question to be asking. It's something to be contemplating: Why does someone feel this is art? Maybe its something you... on

Lyle Carbajal featured in Nashville Arts Magazine

Lyle Carbajal works on installing Romancing Banality. The exhibition opens June 6th.

Nashvile Arts Magazine featured multimedia artist Lyle Carbajal in their most recent issue to highlight his upcoming exhibition, Romancing Banality. John Seed describes entering the exhibition as entering "into an environment that feels both foreign and somehow strangely familiar." Read the full article here.

Romancing Banality opens June 6th and will remain on display through July 25th. Tinney will host an artist talk and pre-opening reception with Carbajal and Nashville Arts Magazine's Paul Polycarpou at 5pm on June 6th.

Performance Art Legend Chris Burden Is Dead at 69

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From Artnet News: Performance artist and sculptor Chris Burden, who may remain best known for a performance in which he had himself shot in the arm, died today at his home in Topanga Canyon, California, at age 69. The cause was malignant melanoma, according to the artist's friend Paul Schimmel, as reported in the L.A. Times. Read on...