Events Calendar: August

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Summer Art Camp 2016: People, Places + Animals (Grades K-2)

Summer Art Camp 2016: Mixed Up + Messy (Grades K-2)
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Summer Art Camp 2016: People, Places + Animals (Grades K-2)

Summer Art Camp 2016: Mixed Up + Messy (Grades K-2)
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Summer Art Camp 2016: People, Places + Animals (Grades K-2)

Summer Art Camp 2016: Mixed Up + Messy (Grades K-2)

Make It Yours Listening Session: Downtown Asheville Neighbors

Free Admission Wednesday 3-5 p.m.
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Summer Art Camp 2016: People, Places + Animals (Grades K-2)

Summer Art Camp 2016: Mixed Up + Messy (Grades K-2)
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Summer Art Camp 2016: People, Places + Animals (Grades K-2)

Summer Art Camp 2016: Mixed Up + Messy (Grades K-2)

Opening Reception + First Friday Art Walk

Film screening: Nuts!
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Art Break: The Art of the Landscape
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Tot Time
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Art Break: Make It Speak: Stories from the Vault
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Art Break: Repurposed: Found and Recycled Objects in Art
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Art Break: Repurposed: Found and Recycled Objects in Art

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Drop in to one of our lunchtime Art Breaks! These informal gallery talks and presentations both inform and engage you in dialogue with our curatorial and education staff, docents, or special guests. AUGUST 26 Repurposed: Found and Recycled Objects in Art Kaitlyn Allen, Curatorial Assistant

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First Friday Art Walk

The Asheville Art Museum is pleased to be a part of the Downtown Asheville Art District’s First Friday Art Walks occurring the first Friday of every month April through December. On these evenings from 5:00–8:00 p.m., the Museum offers pay-as-you-wish admission, as well as special shop promotions and events.

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Art Break: Geometric Vistas: Landscapes by Artists of Black Mountain College

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Free with membership or Museum admission Drop in to one of our lunchtime Art Breaks! These informal gallery talks and presentations both inform and engage you in dialogue with our curatorial and education staff, docents, or special guests. SEPTEMBER 9 Geometric Vistas: Landscapes by Artists of Black Mountain College […]

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Home-School Program

Join us for a monthly home-school program for students in grades 1 through 4 on the second Tuesday of each month. Each 1.5-hour program includes a guided tour of the Museum’s permanent collection or special exhibition and a hands-on activity. To register online, click here. For more information or to register by phone, please call Sharon […]

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Discussion Bound: Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else by David Balzer

DISCUSSION BOUND Second Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. Meet at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café (55 Haywood Street, Asheville 28801) Free and open to the public This monthly discussion is a place to exchange ideas about readings that relate to artworks and the art world, and to learn from and about each other. Pick up some tasty local fare at […]

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Tot Time

Come discover the art of play in our interactive Art PLAYce for Children! This monthly program for pre-school aged children accompanied by an adult occurs on the third Tuesday of each month, and features a fun activity designed especially for our young visitors plus time to explore the Museum galleries. September and October will be your last […]

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Art Break: Selections from the Permanent Collection: 140 Years of American Art

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Free with membership or Museum admission Drop in to one of our lunchtime Art Breaks! These informal gallery talks and presentations both inform and engage you in dialogue with our curatorial and education staff, docents, or special guests. SEPTEMBER 23 Selections from the Permanent Collection: 140 Years of American […]

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Urban Loft + Art Tour 2016

OCTOBER 6 — Thursday, 4:30 – 9:00 p.m. Cost (includes tour and reception): $50 Museum Members | $55 non-members Tours start at 4:30 p.m., Reception 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The Asheville Art Museum invites you to privately tour Downtown Asheville’s most stunning art-filled lofts and impressive architecture during the Urban Loft + Art Tour 2016. Departing from the […]

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Art Break: Make It Speak: Stories from the Vault

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Free with membership or Museum admission Drop in to one of our lunchtime Art Breaks! These informal gallery talks and presentations both inform and engage you in dialogue with our curatorial and education staff, docents, or special guests. OCTOBER 7 Make It Speak: Stories from the Vault As we […]

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First Friday Art Walk

The Asheville Art Museum is pleased to be a part of the Downtown Asheville Art District’s First Friday Art Walks occurring the first Friday of every month April through December. On these evenings from 5:00–8:00 p.m., the Museum offers pay-as-you-wish admission, as well as special shop promotions and events.

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