Come and witness first-hand how Hatch Show Print has defied the digital age and produces some of the most emblematic posters which are famous around the world. Take a guided tour through their print shop, the Haley Gallery and Space for Design, and delve deeper into Southern culture and advertising. You can also take home your own personal souvenir!
Learn about the history behind the famous Hatch Show Print and how the Hatch family went from strength to strength producing posters wanted by artists and shows all over. Posters were produced for shows, country music and many other musicians, and were linked with the success of show ticket sales. The Hatch family went on to create posters for musicians such as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong, capturing the glory of all musical genres whilst remaining deeply rooted Southern culture and advertising; still prevalent in the posters produced to this day. Many of today’s artists have also been captured in Hatch posters, including Fleetwood Mac, Pearl Jam and Mumford & Sons.
Take a tour behind the scenes and see where these one-of-a-kind posters are created and learn all about letterpress printing. Browse through the Haley Gallery, which exhibits historic restrikes of posters from the Hatch collection, and get hands-on in the workshop and print your personal commemorative poster to take home with you. Come and witness first-hand how Hatch Show Print has defied the digital age and produces some of the most emblematic posters which are famous around the world. Take a guided tour through their print shop, the Haley Gallery and Space for Design, and delve deeper Start/opening time: At 9.30am.
End/closing time: At 5pm.
Others: Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. To collect your ticket please go to: 224 5th Ave. South Nashville, TN 37203.