The Co-op Artistshanging in the courtyardloading the wood kilnCaroline enjoying her work


The Artist Co-op & Galleries is a 10,000 square foot facility providing 25 emerging and professional artists private studio space and gallery opportunities in a mentoring, supportive and educational environment. We invite you to visit us Monday – Saturday to meet the artists in their studios and then shop our galleries for a full spectrum of art as well as price!© Nyk + Cali, Wedding Photographers

The Galleries are full of pottery, sculpture, glass, jewelry, paintings, photography, and more made by The Co-op Artists.  We also feature The Clay Lady’s Studio instructors work and visiting artists work. Our Galleries are open Monday – Saturday and by appointment.  Buy local, buy handmade, and support The Campus artists!

The Event Room and our campus can be booked for activities that correspond with our mission and vision for engaging the community with art. We can arrange experiences from cookies and coffee for a group shopping experience to full lunches for board meetings in a space surrounded by beautiful art next to our waterfall and courtyard.

2017 Events at The Co-Op


  • Souper Bowls Gallery Show by artists of TN School for The Blind – Wed Feb 1, 5:30
  • Cups of Co-opportunity – a Benefit for VSA – Sat Feb 11, 7:30-11:00AM…free! Pick a cup from over 200 donated by The Co-op Artists, Students and Tennessee Potters, fill it up and enjoy the festivities!


  • Progressive Studio Tour- receive a handmade plate to fill with food as you visit artists in their studios on Campus, and watch them create their art- Thursday, March 23rd, 6-8pm in Studio B…$25 per ticket


  • Our Gallery will be showcasing the art from our Co-op artists that will be demonstrating at The Tennessee Craft Fair in May…FREE


  • See The Co-op Artists in the Demo Tent at Tennessee Craft Show – May 5 -7 in Centennial Park…FREE
  • The Clay Lady’s Campus hosts the Firefly Artisan Fair, Shop under the stars from local artists – May 13th, 7-11pm on Campus behind Studio B…FREE Admission & Valet Parking


  • Fling Spring – The Co-op’s one SALE of the year! – Sat June 10, 10:00am-2:00pm…FREE
  • World Wine Tour with Paul & Dorothy Craig Fri, June 23, 6:00-8:00pm…$35. Cost includes wine and food pairings


  • Closed the week of July 4th