Calendar of Events
Saturday, January 30, 2021
Case Antiques: Winter Fine Art, Antiques, and Jewelry Auction
Category: Festivals & special events
This sale features fine art, Southern antiques, jewelry, silver, folk art, mid-century modern, and historical ephemera including an important collection of political buttons. Represented are several Southern estates and collections, including the estate of Carl W. Klein, Brentwood, TN; the estates of Mamie H. Vohs and Bernard J. Hartman, Knoxville; the estate of Dr. John Tudor, Nashville; the estate of Anne and Joseph Taylor of Morristown, TN; the Guardsmark LHI Collection, Memphis, and two Southern Institutions. We plan to offer limited live bidding following COVID safety protocols along with internet, phone, and absentee bidding.
Due to COVID and Knox County health codes - We are limiting in-person previews to five people in your group and face masks are required inside our gallery. Visit our Website at www.CaseAntiques.com, Email email@example.com or call (865) 558-3033 for more information. Join our mailing list on our Website or follow us on the Internet auction bidding platform of your choice to be notified of future auctions.
Buyer’s Premium as follows:
Live bidders on floor or phone and absentee bidding:
20% – Cash, check, certified funds or Bank wire transfer (credit card payments incur a 3% convenience fee). Internet bidding on Live Auctioneers, Invaluable, Auctionzip: 28% (includes 3% convenience fee for credit card payments). Internet bidding on EpaiLive: 23%.
For additional details, visit our Website.
Friends of the Smokies: Evergreen Ball
You’re invited to join us and our generous community for the Evergreen Ball live-streaming virtual auction event, JANUARY 30th at 7pm. (The silent auction opens Jan 22.) The Evergreen Ball is our largest annual fundraiser, featuring one of the area’s most sought-after charity auctions with extraordinary vacation packages, unique memorabilia, luxury items and more!
The Evergreen Ball has raised more than $7 million over the past 17 years, and it plays a key role in our annual efforts to fund the national park’s priority needs. 2020 has come with many challenges, requiring patience, understanding, and flexibility. Our donors and our sponsors have girded us with just that kind of support, and we are forever grateful to you all. The Evergreen Ball affords many opportunities to become involved with Friends of the Smokies, such as sponsorships, donations to the live or silent auctions, or attendance at the Ball. For more information, email Lauren@friendsofthesmokies.org.
Ijams Nature Center: Public Workday with the Natural Resource Team
Public Workday with the Natural Resource Team (REGISTRATION REQUIRED)
Jan 30, 9:30 PM - 12:00 PM EST
Mead’s Quarry Parking Lot, 3518 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA
Please join Ijams to help with some development of our newest property!**
Learn More at https://www.ijams.org/calendar-of-events
Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave, Knoxville, TN 37920. Hours: Grounds and trails open during daylight hours. Call for Visitor Center hours. Information: 865-577-4717, www.ijams.org
Knoxville Health & Wellness Expo
An event dedicated to helping you live your healthiest and most fulfilling life, right in the comfort of your own home.
January 30 | 9:00-2:00pm EST
Why Attend? Our speakers are locally recognized health and wellness experts. Whether you are trying to eat healthier, get fit, sleep better, be mindful, or detoxify your home, the Wellness Expo will help you learn actionable steps to living a healthier and happier life.
A Virtual Expo? Instead of hosting this event in person, you now have the opportunity attend it online! We use Zoom, which is very similar to Skype or FaceTime. It's very easy to use, and allows us to connect to you safely, from the comfort of your own home! This virtual expo is great for those avoiding public places due to health concerns. After you sign up for the expo, we review your application, and then send you an email with the zoom link a couple days before the big day!
"Improving Bone Density"
with Dee Martin at Osteostrong
"Insulin Resistance as the First Step of Diabetes and How to Cure It"
with Dr. Mark McColl at Pillar Primary Care
"The COVID-19 Vaccine"
with Dr Raye-Anne Ayo at Family Health Center
"The Functional Medicine Approach"
with Emily Kopek at Restorative Functional Medicine
"Conquer Your Allergies"
with Dr. Nicholas Panella
"Solve Your Back Pain And Sciatica"
with Dr. John-Mark Chesney at Simply Physio
"FASTer Way to Fat Loss"
with Brook Park at FASTer Way to Fat Loss
"Taking Control of Your Water"
with Daniel Rochat at PerfectWater
The Mill & Mine: Movie Night: Back to the Future
Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 6:30 PM EST – 9 PM EST
Movie Night at The Mill & Mine featuring Back to the Future, Part I! We have an indoor set up with a great view of the big screen! Reserve via our Tako Taco Resy link. Seating starts at 6:30PM, Movie starts at 7:00PM
More info: http://themillandmine.com/pod-events/
Pod sizes range from 2-8 people. Each pod offers your group their own space to hang out, safely distanced from others.
For all pods, check-in at the Tako Taco hostess stand to be seated.
Food and beverage from Tako Taco available for purchase, both by walk-up ordering and by QR code without ever having to leave your spot.
For everyone’s safety, masks are required any time you are not in your pod.
If you have any further questions, please send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Knoxville Museum of Art: A Lasting Imprint: Rendering Rhythm and Motion in the Art of Black Mountain College
Movement and music—both time-based activities—can be difficult to express in static media such as painting, drawing, and photography, yet many artists feel called to explore them. Movement serves as inspiration—either to capture it or to create it in entirely different media. Similarly, music is driven by rhythm, patterns, and variations that are enticing departures for visual artists. In few places did movement, music, visual arts, and myriad other disciplines intermingle to such impact as they did at Black Mountain College, an experiment in higher education in the mountains of Western North Carolina that existed from 1933 to 1957. For many artists, their introduction to interdisciplinarity at the college resulted in a continued curiosity around those ideas throughout their careers. The works here, selected from the Asheville Art Museum’s Black Mountain College Collection of works, highlight approaches to rendering a lasting imprint of the ephemeral.
Artists such as Barbara Morgan and Clemens Kalischer are concerned with the motion of the human form, evoking a sense of elongated or contracted muscles, or of limbs moving through space. Others, like Lorna Blaine Halper or Sewell Silman, approach the challenge through abstraction, foregoing representation yet communicating an atmosphere of dynamic change. Marianne Preger-Simon’s drawings of her fellow dancers at Black Mountain College from summer 1953 are not only portraits but also a dance of pencil on paper, created in the spirit of BMC professor Josef Albers’s line studies as she simultaneously worked with choreographer Merce Cunningham. Each of these artists ultimately reflects on the temporal nature of movement and music.
Knoxville Museum of Art, 1050 World's Fair Park Dr, Knoxville, TN 37916. Information: 865-525-6101, https://knoxart.org/exhibitions/a-lasting-imprint-rendering-rhythm-and-motion-in-the-art-of-black-mountain-college/
WDVX: Live From Home with Cruz Contreras
This Winter WDVX will continue presenting Real Live Music wherever you may be. Please join us for the “Live From Home” series featuring artists from their home settings, studio and more.
Cruz Contreras - part of our Americana Series.
January 29 - available for viewing until February 4.
All the concerts predominately benefit the artists with WDVX taking a smaller share of the ticket proceeds. To purchase tickets, https://wdvx.com/watch/
Gallery 1010: The Scale Figure's Home
Architecture and Interior Architecture students will open The Scale Figure’s Home Friday, January 29, at Gallery 1010.
The show can be viewed through a virtual opening reception from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday or by appointment Saturday and Sunday, January 30 and 31.
Gallery 1010 is located at 1150 McCalla Avenue. Visit https://gallery1010.utk.edu for the opening reception link and more information.
The Scale Figure’s Home will be a show that explores the narrative of the scale figure. The scale figure is a character that has always been overlooked and not commonly occupying the mind of the creator, the architect. It is always the narrative of the space, the character of the building that is filled with great detail, yet has there been a moment of pause to ponder about the story of the scale figure?
Like a pochade silhouette looming throughout the space of the creator, there are many questions that are answered such as the scale of the drawing, the representation of the space, who occupies the area, and the spacial experience, but never questions such as, who is that person, where have they journeyed, and why they are here? The Scale Figure’s Home is here to answer the depths and the detail of the scale figures narrative and highlight that even the most “overlooked” character is the most important.
Morristown Art Association: 2021 Member's Art Show
The Morristown Art Association is an organization dedicated to the support of visual artists and their work. Every year the MAA sponsors a Member’s Art Show that is usually displayed at the Morristown Public Library. This year, due to Covid-19, we are unable to display at the library and have decided to make our annual MAA Member’s Art Show virtual.
Those interested in becoming a member, or checking out our organization should go to our website at: www.morristownart.org
Participating artists in the Morristown Art Association Member’s Art Show are as follows: Lois Armstrong, Peggy Brewer, Betty Bullen, Dan Gibson, Susan Hurley, Frances Maynard, Jim Palmer, Janette Parrish, Mike Sandlock, Cathy Teller, Leona Toll, Cindy Trobaugh, Chizuru Warner.
Knoxville Community Darkroom: Classes & Workshops
Category: Classes & workshops
January 23rd Workshop (Cyanotype Prints) 11AM-2PM - Learn one of the original photographic processes! Cyanotype is one of the oldest printing processes invented by Sir John Herschel in 1842. In this workshop, you will learn to make a unique one of a kind handmade print by coating various papers with Cyanotype chemicals and developing them in the sun. A materials fee of $40 is due at or before the event. This class is limited to 5* participants. Be sure to register for the event by Friday, September 11th to secure your spot! You can pay in person or online. See additional details and sign up for the class here!
January 30th Workshop (Camera For Christmas) 11AM-2PM - Did you get a new camera for Christmas? Do you need some help figuring out all the buttons, dials, controls and settings? Many first time photographers have the same questions! What are all those settings for anyway? Do you need a computer? Or for film photographers, once they take the pictures, how do they develop them? Let The Knoxville Community Darkroom make it easy for you! Cost is $50 per person. Sign up for the event at the link here!
Tennessee Pirate Fest: Auditions
Time to Strut Your Stuff! VIDEO AUDITIONS for street characters for the Tennessee Pirate Fest!
Saturdays, January 23 & 30 from 2-5pm ET.
SEEKING adults of all ages, sizes, and levels to play costumed street characters the our Pirate Fest. Mature minors will be considered if they have theatrical experience and reliable transpiration.
1) Review show premise and characters
2) Fill out online contact form
3) For 1st audition, be prepared to:
a) SPEAK in an English and Pirate accent
b) SING any song in your key (1 verse 1 chorus or happy birthday)
c) READ for characters that interest you (see buttons for scripts below)
d) DEMONSTRATE MOVEMENT (if interested in choreography)
4) Contact Barrie the entertainment director at DarkhorseLLC@comcast.net or 865-466-1902 to schedule a time to audition via Facebook Messenger Video. (Sat 1/23 & 1/30 2:00-5:00 pm ET). 15 minute slots for returning actors, 30 minute slots for new actors.
NOTE: If you pass the first audition, you will either be cast in a general role to start (e.g. pirate, socialite, marine) OR invited to call backs to read with other actors to determine your specific part in the ensemble. Continued refinement of all characters will occur during rehearsals.
NOTE: The roles of Captain Jean Lafitte and Captain Chaz Bell have been cast.
Click on link for 2021 scenario, characters, audition form & dialogue.
Knoxville Children's Theatre: The Snow Queen
The play will be performed Thursdays at 7 PM, Fridays at 7 PM, Saturdays at 1 PM and 5 PM, and Sundays at 3 PM. https://knoxvillechildrenstheatre.com/tc-events/the-snow-queen/
Snow Queen is adapted from the original famous story by Hans Christian Andersen. This is the story of Gerda, a little girl who searches for her friend Kay when she is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda's innocence charms all good people and animals she meets on the way. With their help, Gerda travels to the Far North and confronts the Snow Queen in her ice palace in a struggle to save Kay’s life.
KCT Alumna Ashlee Latimer will direct the production.
Knoxville Children's Theatre, 109 E. Churchwell Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917. Information: 865-208-3677, www.knoxvillechildrenstheatre.com