Jack Neely, Dine & Discover lecture at the Knoxville Museum of Art, July 6, 2011 Dine and Discover is an adult educational program that offers insight into current Knoxville Museum of Art (KMA) exhibitions, the museum's collection, and the art world in general. The lunch-time program is a lecture based format and lecturers include visiting curators, artists, Knoxville historians, and KMA staff. This program is free and open to the public.
The Knoxville Museum of Art collects, exhibits, and interprets outstanding works by artists of regional, national, and international significance; provides diverse audiences with opportunities for learning and personal growth; and serves as a community gathering and celebration place. The museum is strongly committed to providing experiences that enable people to enjoy and value the visual arts as an expression of the best of a civilized society. The KMA’s landmark facility, designed by renowned architect Edward Larrabee Barnes and opened to the public in 1990, overlooks World’s Fair Park in downtown Knoxville. For more on the museum and its exhibitions and other programs, go to www.knoxart.org.