Come experience Art and Culture at Gallery Nuance!

IMG_9088Gallery Nuance is an Art Gallery, Teaching and Event Facility showcasing local artists dedicated to providing a vibrant marketplace for original art and fine crafts. Located in the heart of downtown Knoxville, on the Historic 100 Block of Gay Street, the Art District offers wonderful galleries, restaurants and shopping with convenient parking on Gay Street, as well as our State Street, and Market Square Parking Garages. Gallery Nuance brings consistently changing collections of  original paintings and photography from artists known local to our region, plus a large selection of beautiful pieces from jewelry, candles, woodworking, and pottery to name a few. Discover exceptional exhibits in traditional and contemporary works, realist, landscape, still-life and abstract styles. You may also find graceful glass and interesting ceramic works throughout the gallery. Additionally, the gallery not only houses works of more than 28 individual artists but Gallery Nuance acts as a classroom, and event center as well, hosting many diverse happenings, such as Intimate Weddings, Networking Events, Book Signings, holiday parties and the popular Gallery Concert Series. No matter what you are looking for, we are sure you will enjoy the culture, class, and ambiance of Gallery Nuance.  Come Learn the Arts with us at Gallery Nuance.


First Friday

On the 1st Friday of every month, downtown is where it’s happening! From 6pm to 9pm, Come join us at Gallery Nuance on The Historic 100 Block of Gay Street ~ Tour the Gallery’s Amazing Art, Listen to some Fantastic Live Acoustical Music, and Celebrate your Friday Evening Art Walk with us! Check out our Calendar page for dates and times. We look forward to your visit!

Gallery Nuance 121 S. Gay St Knoxville, TN 37902 Phone: 865.806-2571 Gallery Hours Monday – Friday Call Prior to Arrival – Saturday and Sunday by Appointment


Sign Up for our “Taste of the Arts” Classes

At Gallery Nuance we offer Adult and Children’s Art Classes ~ Painting, Drawing, and Photography Workshops are taught by our Certified Instructors. You can reserve your seat(s) by clicking on the link below under “Taste of the Arts”. We have individual as well as group and private classes available at various times and days for your convenience. Check our Calendar page for dates and times.

Taste of The Arts



The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Disease is close to our hearts at Gallery Nuance and we ask you to “Get Involved” by donating to this Great Cause. Their Mission is dedicated to finding a cure for Parkinson’s Disease through an aggressively funded research agenda and to ensuring the development of improved therapies for those living with Parkinson’s today. If you would like to make a donation, please follow the “DONATE” link below and “WATCH THE IMPACT”~ We thank you for your involvement.