Socratic Dialogues: K Llamas Solo Exhibition at Parthenon Museum in Nashville

Text from Museum Curator, Susan Shockley

About the Socratic Dialogues: K Llamas Solo Exhibition at Parthenon Museum in Nashville:

Kristin Llamas and the Parthenon Museum hosted ten dialogues around Nashville to discuss the same questions posed by the Greek philosopher, Socrates. Each meeting focused on one concept. The goal for each session was to arrive at consensus with a two-sentence definition of that night’s topic. Llamas listened and took notes but did not interact during these conversations about justice, temperance, courage, honor, truth, unity, holiness, virtue, beauty and wisdom.

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Nashville Art Exhibit: Kristin Llamas, Inside the Mind of A “Cereal Artist”

What is Holiness?, oil on canvas, 78×64″

On October 5th, The Viridian’s Mezzanine Gallery and AK Llamas unveil their latest Nashville art exhibit: Kristin Llamas, Inside the Mind of A “Cereal Artist”. The opening coincides with an Artober Art Crawl PARTY, celebrating Nashville’s month long celebration of the arts. This exhibit provides a behind the scenes look into the making of ten original works by Kristin Llamas that debut in a solo exhibition at the Parthenon Museum on October 18th.

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YOUnite Tour Nashville Artist Talk

The June 13th YOUnite Tour Nashville Pop Up Exhibit Artist Talk starts at 7pm CST. This is an exclusive invite only event at The Viridian, but in the uniting spirit of the YOUnite Tour we are live broadcasting this event through an On Air Google Hangout for the world to see and replay later if you miss it!


Google Plus Hangout On Air

Tune in from 7-9p, Thursday, June 13th

Listen in as AK Llamas shares the inspiration behind the YOUnite Tour and four Nashville-based artists speak about their work and process.


AK Llamas, Alfonso and Kristin Llamas
Painter, Marleen De Waele-De Bock
Photographer, Carla Ciuffo
Sculptor, Laura Chenicek
Urban/Street Artist, Vince “Bad Panda” Herrera

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Nashville YOUnite Tour Exhibit Features International Artwork

The Nashville YOUnite Tour opens today and will be on display thru June 30th, 2013 at The Viridian.

Nashville YOUnite Tour Exhibit Flyer

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The Beauty of Art and Demise

Symbolic Evolution of the Paper Portrait Lanterns, Nashville, TN

The largest 3D Street Art Installation in Nashville began as something planned and pristine but to the artists, true beauty and meaning lay in it’s deterioration.

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