Events Calendar: August

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First Friday Art Walk
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Weekend Film Screening
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Weekend Film Screening
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Free Admission Wednesday 3-5 p.m.
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New on View – Sol LeWitt

Weekend Film Screening
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Weekend Film Screening
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Lunchtime Art Break
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Weekend Film Screening
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Weekend Film Screening

Pianoforte Concert
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Tot Time
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Silver + Gold Gilding Workshop
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Silver + Gold Gilding Workshop

Silver and Gold Gilding Demonstration and Workshop with Alan Shuptrine
East Wing | Studio Classroom
Alan Shuptrine of Shuptrine’s gallery and gilding studio (www.shuptrines.com) in Chattanooga, Tennessee, will provide a hands-on demonstration on the centuries-old method of water gilding. He will discuss the details of Old World gilding methods and how these methods are applied in the restoration and conservation… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Free Admission Wednesday 3-5 p.m.

On the first Wednesday of each month, we offer free admission from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Come explore our galleries!… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Yoga in the Galleries

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
$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… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Watercolor Workshop

$90 Members, $105 Non-Members
No art experience required. All materials and snacks are included in the cost.
Class size is limited and advance registration is required. Reservation deadline is Friday, August 29.
Join local artist Nora Mosrie for this introductory exploration of watercolors. Experiment with paint, brushes and paper while enjoying the creative process. Discover… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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First Friday Art Walk

September 5
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Tonight’s First Friday event will highlight Dox Thrash: An American Journey, Georgia to Philadelphia.
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… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Weekend Film Screenings

Minna Citron at 90
A video was produced in conjunction with the Minna Citron at 90 exhibition shown at the Mabel Smith Douglass Library at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in honor of the artist’s 90th birthday. Included here are clips of Citron being interviewed, working in her studio and talking about her… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Weekend Film Screenings

Minna Citron at 90
A video was produced in conjunction with the Minna Citron at 90 exhibition shown at the Mabel Smith Douglass Library at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey in honor of the artist’s 90th birthday. Included here are clips of Citron being interviewed, working in her studio and talking about her… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Home School Program

$4 per student
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.
Please 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 Consider the Fork by… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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Lunchtime Art Break

Community: Sharon Louden and Sol LeWitt: Creating Place
Candace Reilly, Adult Programs Manager
The Museum presents Lunchtime Art Breaks, a series of gallery talks and presentations designed to inform and engage you in dialogue with members of our curatorial and education departments, docents and special guests.… Click to read the rest of the blog post

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