Visual Arts

Welcome to Nashville School of the Arts' Visual Art Conservatory Page!

Five Nashville School of the Arts students have been selected for the Frist Art Museum’s ninth biennial Young Tennessee Artists exhibition. The show will be on view September 2, 2022–February 12, 2023. 

The featured Visual Arts students are:

Shania Pannell

Cara Croom

Sophia Polyn

Sheala Smartt

Jayla Miller


 To see General Visual Arts Audition Information, please click here. 


Visual Arts Audition requirements to audition for the 2022-2023 school year:

Thank you for your interest in the visual arts conservatory at Nashville School of the Arts. In order to complete your audition, you will need to submit the below items to [email protected] and [email protected]

  1. Images of eight of your artworks.

  2. Four images from your sketchbook; showing process, practice, idea development, artist research etc.

  3. An essay about 300 words explaining, who you are, why you want to come to NSA, and what you would bring to our community.

Please include a phone number with your audition materials in case we need to clarify anything.