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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Gallery Talk and Reception
11
Museum Travelers: The Netherlands and Belgium

Lecture + Book Signing
12
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Home School Program

Discussion Bound
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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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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!

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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 […]

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Cherokee Storytelling

Freeman Owle, Cherokee Storyteller Freeman Owle will give a traditional storytelling presentation on Cherokee culture and history. He has told stories and presented programs on Cherokee history and culture throughout the Southeast for more than ten years. Well known in the Cherokee community, Owle serves on the Board of Directors of the Qualla Arts and […]

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First Friday Art Walk

Tonight’s First Friday event will focus on our Holiday Market, which will host a variety of vendors selling wares including ornaments, menorahs, toys and gifts. Enjoy cider and cookies while you find perfect gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list! The Asheville Art Museum is pleased to be a part of the Downtown Asheville […]

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Pianoforte Concert

$6 + tax for Members $8 + tax and Museum Admission for Non-Members Advance registration is required. Pianoforte concerts fill up quickly, so please reserve your seats early by contacting the Museum at 828.253.3227 or purchase online using the links above. Pianoforte alumna Teresa Sumpter will perform selections from Schubert, Bach, Faure and Brahms. Dr. […]

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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.

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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 The Goldfinch by Donna […]

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Lunchtime Art Break

X, Y + Z: Dimensions in Sculpture Luiza de Camargo, Curatorial Assistant 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.  

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Weekend Film Screenings

Visions of Mary Frank This new film is a window into artist Mary Frank’s vision. Frank’s creations never fit into neat categories of Abstract Expressionist, Pop, Conceptual, new expressionism or outsider art, and yet her work is in nearly every major American museum. Her explorations take form in drawings, triptychs, paintings, prints, photographs and sculpture. […]

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Weekend Film Screenings

Visions of Mary Frank This new film is a window into artist Mary Frank’s vision. Frank’s creations never fit into neat categories of Abstract Expressionist, Pop, Conceptual, new expressionism or outsider art, and yet her work is in nearly every major American museum. Her explorations take form in drawings, triptychs, paintings, prints, photographs and sculpture. […]

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