First Friday Exhibitions

On the first Friday of each month, downtown streets come alive for an evening of gallery openings and unique art experiences. Dogwood Arts’ monthly exhibitions feature our 15+ unique programs while

May 3rd: Epiphone Student Guitar Design Contest | First Friday Reception | Awaken Coffee | 5:30-8:30PM

May 3rd-19th 2019: Epiphone Student Guitar Design Contest Exhibition | Awaken Coffee

The 2019 Epiphone Guitar Design Contest is sponsored by Dogwood Arts and the Songbirds Foundation. The contest was open to all high school and middle school students living in East Tennessee. 20 Guitar designs created by youth artists were selected and will be displayed at the Songbirds Museum, a one-of-a-kind guitar museum located in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the Rhythm N’ Blooms Music Festival in Knoxville, Tennessee. The guitars will be auctioned online to benefit Dogwood Arts and the Songbirds Foundation’s youth art programs.

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First Friday Sponsors:

Artists, curators, and performers may apply to showcase their talents at Dogwood Arts (123 W. Jackson Ave). Contact for further details.