Since 2010, Sara Estes has served as the gallery coordinator for the Carl Van Vechten and Aaron Douglas Galleries at Fisk University working closely with The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of European and American Modernism. Her research interests lie in American Modernism, African-American art, and the history of photography.
Before coming to Fisk, Estes worked as an art journalist, gallery assistant, and taught studio art courses. She is also the co-founder of the Nashville-based contemporary exhibition space, Threesquared. Her writing and criticism has been featured in numerous local and national publications including BURNAWAY, Number, The Oxford American, The Nashville Scene, Nashville Arts Magazine, and ArtNow.
Estes received a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art from Tennessee State University.
Van Vechten Art Gallery
1000 17th Ave. North
Nashville, TN 37208