Nashville arts scene has a lot to offer to Nashville folks who are looking for new creative things to do in Nashville. According to Rolling Stone magazine "Nashville becomes “Best Music Scene” in the country". Nashville music reflects the life of many generations, their journey, life experiences and new beginnings from Johny Cash, Sheryl Crow to Taylor Swift and much more.. It is more than country music. It is a way of living and sharing stories.
One of the most growing trends in Nashville is fine and contemporary art. Nashville art has also been evolving, changing and embracing new cultures. Nashville lifestyle is more than country music, cowboy hats and corn bread. You do not have to travel to East Coast or West Coast to find urban or fine art galleries. The best art galleries are right here in Nashville spreading from East Nashville to Franklin.
Nashville art has a new vibe because of talented artists and fine art trendsetters like Olga Alexeeva, owner of a fine art gallery "O" Gallery in the Marathon village. Alexeeva is an amazing artist, an inspiration to Nashville business owners and a powerful female entrepreneur who has built an incredible reputation in her business circles.
"O"Gallery popularity is growing and Alexeeva is becoming a trendsetter of fine art in Nashville. Her gallery is more than a fine art gallery. In her brief interview, Alexeeva said", It is a creative lounge where art lovers can meet and it is a place for businesses and individuals to gather and create a powerful Nashville culture. It is a place where Nashville companies can host events from team building events and to award banquets...."
Alexeeva left Soviet Union with her son to start a new chapter of her life and came to Nashville TN. Among all the places she made Nashville her home. A former actress and mother of an 11-year old son at that time, Olga Aleexeva had the courage to start a new life, from the very beginning. It took her some time to learn English and develop new friends and relationships. Working diligently and with her optimistic, daring nature – her artistic ability sustained her through thick and thin.
Alexeeva started to paint quite unexpectedly – the hidden, artistic soul begging to get out. Never having expressed herself through painting, she is now vigorous in her search for her own way and unique voice.
Her work reflects her cry for beauty, her desire to nurture the eye, challenge the intellect, and provoke the subconscious…
Alexeeva said something powerful in her interview with Tatyana Gann, a publicist, “Color and forms were always in my life – on the stage, where I spent 13 years as a professional actress, or at home – I always felt mysterious meaning of shadows and movement of a body, strange order of average things around me. I had to follow the summon of nature to express and reflect. It excites me to pull colors together and create another entity. Now I live it and love it.
Nobody becomes an artist unless they have to.’ So, my ‘have to’ is now a reality and is available for you to experience. You are invited to visit my expressions on canvas and share my joy of co-creating. Reality is not only what we see, it’s also what we imagine. I invite the viewer to a Wonderland, where everything is possible.” -
To learn about Olga Alexeeva visit her site www.OGalleryArt.com
Please visit The “O” Gallery at Marathon Village,
1305 Clinton St suite 120, Nashville TN 37203
For private art viewings call gallery directly at 615 416 2537