Join Us for an Evening of Art and Real Estate on October 1

Merging art and real estate is one of the most extraordinary aspects of our brand. For our tenth Visiting Artist Series event, The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty invites you to join us on Saturday, October 1 at a private residence in Forest Hills for our biggest and boldest event yet.

The Lipman Group Visiting Artist Series - James McArthur Cole Photography

We are proud to come together with Maserati Nashville to present a gallery of work by James McArthur Cole, a fine art luxury photographer with a deep love and passion for both photography and travel. Featuring live jazz music, a silent auction of wine from Sotheby’s Wine, jewelry, and art from our past nine Visiting Artist Series events, all accompanied by heavy hors d’oeuvres and cocktails this is our biggest Visiting Artist event yet.

A portion of proceeds from all art sales will benefit The Wang Foundation for Sight Restoration. Additional sponsors of the Visiting Artist Series include FirstBank Mortgage Partners – Green Hills, E.J. Sain JewelersOshi Floral Design, Moonshine Mountain Cookie Company and Windmill Title.

For this unique event, we kindly require your RSVP to receive location specifics and be added to our guest list. Call our office at 615.463.3333 or email at your earliest convenience.

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Live Your Extraordinary

During the month of September you are going to find our new Live Your Extraordinary ad campaign in the latest issue of NFocus magazine, Your Williamson, and many other local publications. Created and developed by our in office marketing team, the campaign is nothing if not personal.

Live Your Extraordinary

Photographed by Seth Farmer, styled by Alexa Lipman, and featuring Sandra and Larry Lipman, it highlights the values that they hold dear and that have contributed to the success of The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

The Lipman Group - YW August 2016

Here at The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty, we work to establish personal relationships locally and provide an extraordinary level of service to our clients. In addition to local exposure, the Sotheby’s International Realty strategic media plan aligns our brand and our listings with relevant and influential media partners on prominent, highly-visible platforms internationally. Our clients enjoy global media exposure from the America’s to the Pacific Rim via well-known media moguls including: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, BBC, The Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, South China Morning Post, YouTube and Google.

We offer an elevated level of service in every price range, so whether your next home is around the corner or around the world, we’re here to help.


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Things to Do in Nashville: Labor Day 2016

Whether you prefer to spend your Labor Day weekend relaxing or doing something fun, Nashville has many things to do that satisfy both preferences. Kick off the weekend with live music on Thursday night and continue the fun all the way through Labor Day 2016 on Monday.

Here’s your guide to the best things to do in Music City beginning Thursday, September 1 through Monday, September 5.

Labor Day 2016: September 1-3 Live on the Green finale weekend

Live on the Green’s finale 3-day weekend kicks off Thursday night at 5 pm.

1. Live on the Green, September 1-3
Live on the Green’s music festival at Public Square Park in downtown Nashville will (usually weekly on Thursday, but ending the season with a three night finale) continue through Saturday. The Sheepdogs, Josh Farrow, Rayland Baxter, Daniel Ellsworth & The Great Lakes, The Wild Feathers, Nikki Lane, Band of Horses, Aubrie Sellers, Bassh, Elizabeth Cook, Alanna Royale, Bully, Los Colognes, The Weeks, Judah & The Lion, Gabe Dixon, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals and a kids fest with Mr. Steve

While you’re soaking up the tunes, you can fill up with a little help from Nashville food trucks and more during the Lightning 100-sponsored event. Friday, Sept. 2, the event area will open at 4 p.m. with performances beginning at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3 Live on the Green will open at 1 p.m. with performances starting around 2 p.m. On all nights, live music is expected to wrap up around 11 p.m.

Visit for more information.

2. SouthernLiving #NashvilleNow Weekend, September 2-5
In celebration of Southern Living’s 50th anniversary, the magazine and the city of Nashville have teamed up to bring you a weekend of experiences that celebrate the city’s food, fashion, art, and, of course, music. Each event has been curated by Southern Living editors to provide you with an inside look into the authentic happenings in Music City.

From gardens tours, culinary events, and art galleries to local fashion designers, boutique shopping, and songwriters in the round – you’ll experience Nashville’s distinct creative culture and Southern hospitality.

Purchase tickets to individual events here and hurry because many are sold out and the events remaining are bound to follow!

3. InterNASHional Food Crawl, September 3
This annual food festival is a foodie’s diverse delight. Those who go will get to try delicious foods from all over the world in a 5-mile stretch of Nolensville Road. You can drive yourself on the general tour or travel in style on the charter bus. Learn more on the Facebook event page or at The event lasts from noon to 4 p.m.

Labor Day 2016: September 4 Music City Balloon Festival4. Music City Balloon Festival, September 4
This year’s Music City Balloon Festival is back at Steeplechase in Percy Warner Park. The evening will end with a hot air balloon glow, and the whole festival will feature Nashville-area arts and crafts, a children’s zone and of course, live music.

Tickets are only available online. They’re $12 for general admission and $60 for VIP. Children 5 and younger are free.

5. Shakespeare in the Park: ‘The Comedy of Errors’ through Monday
See The Nashville Shakespeare Festival’s “The Comedy of Errors” performances continue Sept. 3-5, according to

At the Centennial Park bandshell, Shakespeare’s shortest play gets a Nashville spin with original music by David Olney, Lari White, Stan Lawrence and Jack Kingsley. Food and drink vendors open at 6 p.m. with Talking Shakespeare, too. Preshow entertainment begins at 6:30 p.m. and the performance will start at 7:30 p.m. Free, but a $10 donation is recommended. 

Maybe you don’t want to do something specific, but just enjoy the weekend relaxing. That’s completely understandable and sounds perfect. Feel free to browse through Nashville’s bountiful parks to take a break on the grass. Let someone else do the cooking and check out Nashville’s food scene. Or sit back, relax, and enjoy some time on Nashville’s rivers and lakes. No matter what, enjoy!

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Video: Elliott Cove Farm on over 128 Acres

417 Chicken Creek Road
Frankewing, TN 38549

Four bedrooms, four full and one half bathrooms

This 128 acre farm property is ideal for a weekend retreat, hunting lodge, or family home. The stillness, wildlife, and tranquility are a sportsman’s sanctuary, a nature lover’s haven, and an escape to total privacy. The stunning home features four bedrooms with a swimming pool and hot tub. The property is conveniently located just one hour south of Nashville. The possibilities for this spacious, private escape are endless.

Video: Elliott Cove Farm on over 128 Acres

Click on the image for more photos and information from The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty.

For more information on this stunning acreage for sale in Middle Tennessee, contact listing agent:

Marisa Morgan, The Lipman Group Sotheby's International RealtyMarisa Morgan
The Lipman Group Sotheby’s International Realty

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This Fall Sotheby’s will present Bowie | Collector

Musician. Actor. Icon. David Bowie was one of the most recognizable and revered artists in the world. The legendary performer was also a passionate collector with deep connections to modern and contemporary artworks and their makers. This November, Sotheby’s London will present Bowie/Collector, a three-part sale encompassing some 400 objects from the personal holdings of a man who approached collecting with the same inspired sense of individualism that defined his own fiercely original art.

Here is a first look at the works that inspired and energized David Bowie.

From November 1–10, the collection will be exhibited at Sotheby’s New Bond Street galleries in London, giving fans, collectors, art lovers and experts a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to immerse themselves in the extraordinary range of objects that informed Bowie’s private world. Ahead of the landmark ten-day event in London, preview exhibitions will be held in Los Angeles, New York and Hong Kong. Full details are listed below.

Highlights Preview World Tour:

LOS ANGELES | 20–21 September

2029 Century Park East
Suite 2950
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Opening Hours:
10 AM – 5 PM

NEW YORK | 26–29 September

1334 York Avenue
New York 10021 US

Opening Hours:
10 AM – 5 PM

HONG KONG | 12–15 October

5/F One Pacific Place
88 Queensway, Hong Kong

Opening hours:
10 AM – 6 PM Wed-Fri
11 AM – 5 PM Sat

The Exhibition:

Bowie/Collector: 1–10 November, Sotheby’s New Bond Street, London

The Auctions:

Part I: Modern & Contemporary Art, Evening Auction, 10 November
Part II: Modern & Contemporary Art, Day Auction, 11 November
Part III: Post-Modernist Design: Ettore Sottsass and the Memphis Group, 11 November

If you’re new to auctions and unsure where to start, don’t be daunted. Read this guide from art historian Elizabeth Pergam, who teaches on the Sotheby’s Institute of Art Master’s programs in Art Business and Fine and Decorative Art and Design in New York, as she shares some advice for auction first-timers on what to look out for when buying a work of art and how to begin building your private art collection from scratch.

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