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Faith Hill to Keynote 2019 Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville


Tickets now available for one of nation's largest antique and
horticultural events

GRAMMY®-winning superstar Faith Hill, together with her design team,
architect Bobby McAlpine and interior designer Ray Booth, will share
their experience of building an island paradise in a panel discussion
moderated by MILIEU Design Director Leslie Newsom Rascoe at the
29th annual Antiques
and Garden Show of Nashville

The Show is set for Feb. 1–3, 2019 at the Music City Center in downtown
Nashville. A detailed Show schedule and tickets are available at

"I've attended many of the Antiques and Garden Shows in the past, and
I'm excited to be a part of it this year," Hill said. "Bobby and Ray are
extremely talented and so much fun to work with. We are looking forward
to sharing what we learned in transforming a 20-acre island into our
private paradise getaway."

McAlpine and Booth are partners of the interior design and architecture
firm McALPINE. Known for their timeless work, the firm provides high-end
design on projects ranging from residences and restaurants to private
chapels and follies in a public park. The team showcases their talents
around the country with offices in Nashville, Atlanta, Montgomery and
New York.

The Show draws more than 15,000 attendees annually with its world-class
collection of antiques from more than 150 dealers, expertly landscaped
gardens and opportunities to engage with some of the nation's leading
voices and talents in the design, antique and horticultural spheres.

Chaired by Martha Chapman and Shea Ghertner, the 2019 Show theme will be
"A Passion for Home." In addition to the keynote, other speakers will
talk about their passions for entertaining, home and design. The
featured speakers and moderators are:

  • Katie Ridder, renowned New York-based interior designer
    who has been commissioned by clients spanning from Switzerland to
  • Peter Pennoyer, founding partner of New York-based Peter
    Pennoyer Architects, acclaimed author and industry expert.
  • Susanna Salk, host and co-producer of Quintessence's At Home
    video series with accolades as an author of many best-selling
    design books, including At Home with Dogs and Their Designers:
    Sharing a Stylish Life.
  • Carolyne Roehm, New York City-based designer, admired
    tastemaker and best-selling author of 13 books.
  • Garden District, Memphis-based floral boutique comprised of two
    talented floriculture experts Greg Campbell and Erick New.
  • Elizabeth Heiskell, world-class chef, best-selling author and
    "TODAY Show" contributor.

"Whether your interests are in horticulture, interior design,
architecture, the culinary arts or all of the above, our lineup of 2019
speakers is sure to spark inspiration," said Chapman. "From insightful
lectures to shopping one-of-a-kind collectibles to savoring breathtaking
gardens, there's something for everyone."

The Show will also celebrate the return of honorary chairman Gil Schafer
III of G. P. Schafer Architect, PLLC for the third consecutive year.

"Gil has been such a friend of the Show, having served on our national
advisory board for years," said Ghertner. "Legacy partners like Gil
continue to help us build the Show into the go-to design event our
attendees enjoy each winter."

Show proceeds benefit Cheekwood—a
historic estate serving as a public botanic garden, woodland sculpture
trail and art museum—and more than 20 charities supported by the Economic
Club of Nashville

For tickets, schedules and additional information, visit
or follow the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville on Facebook,
(@antiquesgarden) and Instagram

About the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville

In its 29th year, the Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville is an annual
charitable event whose purpose is to raise funds for Cheekwood and the
Economic Club of Nashville (ECON) charities. Each year, the Show
exhibits the highest-quality antiques, landscaped gardens and
horticultural items from exhibitors across the country as well as
offering a related educational outreach program. The Show has raised
over $7 million for its beneficiaries since its inception in 1990. Learn
more at

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