Fisk University Galleries

Interesting
After the death of her husband, American photographer Alfred Stieglitz, painter Georgia O'Keeffe donated their personal art collection to the galleries of the Fisk university, which is reserved for African-Americans. Today, the Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery has over 100 paintings, drawings, photographs and sculptures by outstanding artists from Stieglitz and O'Keeffe to Cézanne, Picasso and Rivera. The Aaron Douglas Gallery displays works by African-American artists.

Useful information

Address:

1000 17th Avenue North, 37208 Nashville

Phone:

+1 615-329-8720

Price:

10 $ (-17 years old free of charge)

Opening hours

Carl Van Vechten Art Gallery: Tue-Sat 10am-4pm (Thu-Fri 7pm); Aaron Douglas Gallery: 10am-4pm (Thu-Fri 7pm), closed in summer

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