Summer Selections: Patrick Brien
During the summer, Cumberland Gallery makes it easy for visitors to become acquainted with many of the exceptional local and national artists working today. From July
If you’ve been to Burger Up, Silo, or downtown’s newest hot spot, Etch, you’ve seen the “new Nashville” style: vintage-inspired, wooden-anchored architecture with industrial hardware accents. But long before it was replicated all over town, this now signature look started in a decidedly un-public space: the loft of local photographer Kristen Barlowe. Known for her stunning celebrity photographs and top-charted music video direction, Barlowe was one of the first to design her home, which she calls “industrial and minimalistic,” with these modern yet home-y touches.