Events Calendar: October

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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Free Admission Wednesday 3-5 p.m.
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Yoga in the Galleries

Urban Loft + Art Tour
3
First Friday Art Walk
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5
Family Art Party!
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7
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10
Gallery Talk and Reception
11
Museum Travelers: The Netherlands and Belgium

Lecture + Book Signing
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13
14
Home School Program

Discussion Bound
15
16
Yoga in the Galleries
17
Lunchtime Art Break
18
Weekend Film Screenings
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Weekend Film Screenings
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21
Tot Time
22
23
Up for Discussion
24
Build and Beer
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Yoga in the Galleries

$8 members, $12 non-members
Please join us for yoga classes in the Museum’s galleries! We will practice relaxation yoga, inspired by the surrounding art. Please bring your own mat, yoga props (if you have them) and wear comfortable clothing.
An Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 500), Elle Jai Taylor has an exuberant love of yoga… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Urban Loft + Art Tour

Urban Loft + Art Tour

October 2 — Thursday
Tours start at 4:30 p.m., Reception 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
$50 members, $55 for non-members
The Asheville Art Museum is delighted to invite you to privately tour downtown Asheville’s most stunning art-filled lofts during the 2014 Urban Loft + Art Tour. Departing from the Museum entrance… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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First Friday Art Walk

Tonight’s First Friday event will celebrate craft and its important role in the Western North Carolina region.
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… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Family Art Party!

Children and families are invited to join us in the studio to create sculptures inspired by the work of three-dimensional artists. Participants are encouraged to visit the Museum galleries for sculptural inspiration. Two featured galleries are Community: Sharon Louden in the Museum’s Artworks Project Space and the exhibition X, Y + Z: Dimensions in Sculpture.… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Gallery Talk and Reception

Sharon Louden is a New York-based artist who has exhibited in numerous venues throughout the country. Her art is displayed in both public and private collections. Louden will discuss her artistic work, including her recent installation Community in the Museum’s Artworks Project Space. A gallery talk begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a reception.
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Museum Travelers: The Netherlands and Belgium

The Asheville Art Museum is thrilled to be traveling to The Netherlands and Belgium October 11-19, 2014. Travelers will spend nine days/eight nights exploring the history, art and architecture of Amsterdam, Otterlo, The Hague, Utretcht, Rotterdam, Bruges, Ghent and Brussels. Travelers will stay in deluxe hotel accommodations in Amsterdam and Brussels: The Pulitzer in Amsterdam… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Lecture + Book Signing

Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists with Sharon Louden
Sharon Louden will discuss her peer-reviewed book Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists, which includes essays written from the artists’ perspectives and voices. The book is available for purchase in the Museum Shop and Louden will… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Home School Program

For Students in Grades 1–4. Join us for a monthly home-school program 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.
Contact Sharon McRorie at 828.253.3227 with any questions.… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Discussion Bound

Join our monthly book discussion where we read and discuss books that relate to artwork in our galleries. Moderated by a member of the Museum’s staff or a volunteer, we exchange ideas and learn about books, art and each other. Bring your copy of the book.
Today’s book discussion will cover Living and Sustaining a… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Yoga in the Galleries

$8 members, $12 non-members
Please join us for yoga classes in the Museum’s galleries! We will practice relaxation yoga, inspired by the surrounding art. Please bring your own mat, yoga props (if you have them) and wear comfortable clothing.
In 2008 Evan Hart Marsh began teaching in Berkeley, CA at Berkeley Yoga Center and in… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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