Events Calendar: August

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Textile & Metal Jewelry with Joanna Gollberg
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First Friday Art Walk
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Discussion with WNC Quilter Roger Winchell
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Weekend Film Screening
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Weekend Film Screening
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Tot Time
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New on View: William Wegman
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Opening Reception William Wegman: Cubism and Other-isms
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Lunchtime Art Break
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Soiree at Hickory Nut Gap Farm
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Lunchtime Art Break

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. Heritage & Home: Photographs of Hickory Nut Gap Farm Ken Abbott, Photographer

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Soiree at Hickory Nut Gap Farm

Join us for a tour of Hickory Nut Gap Farm, and enjoy food and music while you immerse yourself in the surroundings of this beautiful farm. This soiree is being held in conjunction with Heritage & Home: Photographs of Hickory Nut Gap Farm. Please call the Museum at 828.253.3227 for more information about this event.

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The Fine Art of Yappy Hour

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 5:30 – 8:00 PM Aloft Hotel | WXYZ Bar, 51 Biltmore Ave, Asheville, NC 28801 $5 donation per person benefits Asheville Humane Society & the Asheville Art Museum Complimentary light appetizers for attendees $1 of each pint of beer and the signature cocktail to benefit Asheville Humane Society & the Asheville […]

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Photo Experience at Hickory Nut Gap Farm

$25 for Members; $35 for Non-Members Join photographer Ken Abbott on a photographic exploration of the historic Hickory Nut Gap Farm. Abbott’s own photos, taken at the farm, are currently on view in the exhibition Heritage and Home: Photographs of Hickory Nut Gap Farm and are featured in his recent publication Useful Work: Photographs of […]

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Pianoforte Concert – John Cobb + Alexander Schwarzkopf

John Cobb and Alexander Schwarzkopf SEPTEMBER 20 – Sunday at 3:00 p.m. East Wing | Upstairs Gallery $8 + tax for Members ($7 children) $16 + tax (includes Museum admission) for Non-Members ($15 children) Pianoforte concerts fill up quickly, so please reserve your seats early by contacting the Museum at 828.253.3227. Pianoforte alumnae John Cobb […]

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Up for Discussion – William Hamilton

Preserving Prime Farmland for Current and Future Generations with William Hamilton SEPTEMBER 24 – Thursday from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. East Wing | New Media Gallery William Hamilton will join us to discuss the cultural significance of agriculture in Western North Carolina, the changing landscape and strategies and techniques employed by the land trust for […]

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Urban Loft + Art Tour

OCTOBER 8 — Thursday from 4:30 – 9:00 p.m. $50 for members | $55 for non-members Tours start at 4:30 p.m., Reception 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. The Asheville Art Museum is delighted to invite you to privately tour downtown Asheville’s most stunning art-filled lofts and impressive architecture during the 2015 Urban Loft + Art Tour. […]

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Lecture with William Wegman

Lecture with William Wegman NOVEMBER 19 – Thursday from 6:00-7:30 p.m. East Wing | Upstairs Gallery Artist William Wegman is internationally recognized for his work in photography, painting, drawing and video art. He is best known for his engaging and humorous photographs of Weimaraners as seen in the current exhibition, William Wegman: Cubism and Other-isms. […]

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Lecture with Quilter Luke Haynes

Quilter Luke Haynes will give a lecture on his influences and the breadth of his textile investigations over the past 15 years. His work is exhibited across the globe and is in the collections of major museums. During his lecture, Haynes will discuss his work and the depth of exploration into fabrics and the concepts of the domestic […]

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