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Fredette creates site-specific investigations that examine beauty, harmony, and comfort to comprehend the incomprehensible aspects of infection, pandemic and the plague.

Her pieces have been exhibited nationally and internationally including solo and group exhibitions in the US and Europe. Exhibition venues include Cynthia –Reeves Project (Brattleboro, VT), Art Southampton (Southampton, NY), Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ), Bank of America Headquarters (Charlotte, NC) Mass MoCA (North Adams, MA), Cape Cod Museum of Art (Dennis, MA) and Jyvaskyla Art Museum (Jyvaskyla, Finland) Fredette holds a BFA in sculpture from the Herron School of Art / Indiana University. Cynthia-Reeves in New York represents her work.


"Flight of Fancy: Of a Feather shows birds as artistic inspiration" The Knoxville Sentinel

"Louis Chan Takes an Intimate Look inside The Homes of Chinese American Families"
: The Huffington Post


"Artist Shares Troubled Childhood Through Photos": The Daily Beacon

"Controversial Mural Seen in New Light"
:The Daily Beacon


"Post Office Mural on Loan to UT": Crossville Chronicle


Controversial UT Mural being shown at UT Downtown Gallery: Knoxville News Sentinel

"The Singing Mural: Marion Greenwood's Long-Concealed Masterwork in a Rare Public Display" :

: Art Knoxville


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Lorrie Fredette
October 2 - 31, 2015
Opening Reception: Friday, October 2, 5-9PM
Lecture: Lorrie Fredette, Thursday, October 1, 7:30PM in room 109 of the Art + Architecture Building, UT Campus

John Messinger
November 6 - 28, 2015
(gallery will be closed the 25 and 26 for Thanksgiving)
Opening Reception: Friday, November 6, 5-9PM
Lecture: Thursday, November 5, 7:30PM in room 109 of the Art + Architecture Building, UT Campus


Untitled Document

Land Report
July 3 - 31, 2015

Richard J. LeFevre's Civil War Series
May 1 - June 27, 2015

Strangers & Stand-Ins: Sunta Prasad

April 22 - 25, 2015

April 3 - 17, 2015

Time and Again: Ruth Weisberg
March 6-27, 2015

Paul Sacaridiz: Configurations

January 23 - Febraury 28, 2015


2014 Exhibits

2013 Exhibits

2012 Exhibits

2011 Exhibits

2010 Exhibits

2009 Exhibits

2008 Exhibits

Lorrie Fredette: between locations

October 2 -31, 2015
Artist Lecture: Thursday, October 1, 7:30PM in room 109 of the Art and Architecture Building on the UT Campus

Lorrie Fredette
Lorrie Fredette







UT Downtown Gallery
106 S. Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902
ph: 865.673.0802
Manager: Mike C. Berry

Gallery Hours

    Tu.: CLOSED
    W: 12-5
    Th.: 12-5
    F: 12-5
    Sat.: 10-3
    Sun: CLOSED

    Please Note: The UT Downtown Gallery closes in observance of national holidays and between exhibitions.