Events Calendar: February

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Free Admission Wednesday 3-7 p.m.

Make It Yours Listening Session: Museum Members

Make It Yours Listening Session: Museum Members
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New on View: Appalachian Innovators
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Pianoforte Concert with Michael Jefry Stevens + Deborah Belcher
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Home-School Program

Discussion Bound: Museum: Behind the Scenes at the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Danny Danziger
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Art Break: 2016 WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards

Opening Reception for Appalachian Innovators
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Up for Discussion: Make It Shine
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Tot Time
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Make It Last: How to Frame Your Work on Paper

Up for Discussion: Artists Make a Difference: The Creative Spark that Transformed Old Charleston
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TOAST Asheville
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Art Break: Make It Speak: Stories from the Vault
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Up for Discussion: Make It Shine

UP FOR DISCUSSION Hear from and interact with artists, experts, filmmakers, performing artists, poets, writers, and other special guests. Make It Shine FEBRUARY 13 – Saturday, 2:00 p.m. Free for Members or with Museum admission Artists often use organic materials such as wood and natural pigments, as well as fragile supports like paper, to create […]

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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. For more information, please email Sharon McRorie […]

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Make It Last: How to Frame Your Work on Paper

Make It Last Selected Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. Cost (Museum Member): $20 for one workshop, $55 for any three workshops, or $90 for all five workshops Cost (non-member): $30 for one workshop, $85 for any three workshops, or $140 for all five workshops This workshop series, designed for collectors, artists, and those who are curious about […]

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Up for Discussion: Artists Make a Difference: The Creative Spark that Transformed Old Charleston

UP FOR DISCUSSION Hear from and interact with artists, experts, filmmakers, performing artists, poets, writers, and other special guests. Artists Make a Difference: The Creative Spark that Transformed Old Charleston FEBRUARY 20 – Saturday, 5:00 p.m. $25 Museum Members |  $30 non-members (includes Museum admission) By 1900 Charleston, South Carolina, had fallen on hard times. […]

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TOAST Asheville

TOAST Asheville Thursday, February 25 — 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. Advance tickets: $30 for Members, $35 for non-members (available online and by phone until February 25, 12:00 p.m.) At the door: $40 Join us as we TOAST Asheville! On this festive evening, music fills the Museum’s halls as guests sip the region’s delicious beverage selections and sample many local eats. A silent auction […]

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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. Make It Speak: Stories from the Vault As we undertake the […]

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Free Admission Wednesday 3-7 p.m.

On the first Wednesday of each month, we offer free admission from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. In January, February, and March 2016, we are extending free admission and staying open later, till 7:00 p.m. Come explore our galleries! Docents and staff are available in the galleries to answer questions.

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Make It Yours Listening Session: Educators

Make your voice heard! We invite members of the greater Asheville community to participate in the creation of the new Asheville Art Museum. Each month, listening sessions focus on specific areas of growth, opportunity, and sustainability, and give us the chance to hear from our community as we undergo construction and prepare for our grand […]

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Make It Yours Listening Session: Educators

Make your voice heard! We invite members of the greater Asheville community to participate in the creation of the new Asheville Art Museum. Each month, listening sessions focus on specific areas of growth, opportunity, and sustainability, and give us the chance to hear from our community as we undergo construction and prepare for our grand […]

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Art Break: Appalachian Innovators: Women Makers in the Southern Highland Craft Guild, 1930-2000

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. MARCH 4 Appalachian Innovators: Women Makers in the Southern Highland Craft […]

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