The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce an artsy trip in May to the Frist Museum. Join in the fun for a morning of viewing important artworks from Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age, including Frans Hal, Jacob van Ruisdael, Jan Steen, Gerard Ter Borch and the incomparable Rembrant van Rijn.
The range of artists is matched by the impressive scope of the collection featured at the Frist Center of the Visual Arts. This exhibition showcases all the major kinds of Dutch pictures of the Golden Age and each one is explored for what they reveal about Dutch life and society at this extraordinary moment in time. After the self-guided tour, participants will have lunch at the Frist café. Transportation will depart from the Longview Recreation Center, 2909 Commonwealth Drive in Spring Hill to the Frist Center of the Visual Arts in Nashville is included.
The trip will be held on Wednesday, May 15 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. For information about the Frist Museum trip, call (615)302-0971, ext. 2210 or view the monthly newsletter at www.wcparksandrec.com. You may also receive department information by “liking” us on Facebook. The Longview Recreation Center is a public facility, here to benefit the community. Anyone, including out-of-county residents, can register for and participate in classes and events held at Longview, even if you don’t have a facility pass!
Category: Entertainment, Arts & Recreation