Events Calendar: June

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First Friday Art Walk – Opening Reception

Moving Voices: A Multimedia Movement Performance
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Up for Discussion: Empowerment through the Visual Arts
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Art Break: Hear Our Voice
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Special Event: Hear Our Voice KiP
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Summer Camp 2017: Art + Nature (Grades K-2)

Summer Camp 2017: Crazy About Color (Grades K-2)
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Discussion Bound: Art as Therapy by Alain de Botton and John Armstrong
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2017 Gala: Time Warp | Tartan to Taffeta to Tie-Dye
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SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Fun with Fiber (Grades 3-5)

SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Paper Possibilities (Grades 3-5)
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Art Break: Spotlight Series: Message + Medium
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Summer Camp 2017: Sculptural Books (Grades 6-8)

SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Drawing + Painting (Grades 6-8)
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Storytime and Art

SEPTEMBER 21 – Thursday, 10:30 – 11:30am For pre-school aged students accompanied by an adult Come join in the fun with stories and songs, then make a hands-on art project just for the little ones! Our Education staff will be visiting the Skyland/South Buncombe Library each third Thursday for pre-school storytime and art.

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Class: Color that Sings, Pattern that Moves

CLASSES, WORKSHOPS + TRIPS FOR ADULTS The Museum offers behind-the-scenes classes, hands-on workshops, and educational excursions for adults. Classes, designed for anyone interested in learning more about specific topics, explore art and the art world. Local and visiting artists help students of all levels and abilities develop skills in media that reflect techniques and themes […]

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Webinar Watch & Talk: Getting Started with Working across Generations

Webinar Watch & Talk: Getting Started with Working across Generations SEPTEMBER 27 — Wednesday,  2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Free Today’s museum workplace is evolving, as five generations collaborate (or collide), as supervisors or direct reports, on project- and team-based initiatives across our institutions. Join this lively conversation as we explore the various generations in the workforce […]

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Art Break: Permanent Collection | Art Banners on Construction Fencing

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Free Unless otherwise specified, meet at Asheville Art Museum On the Slope (175 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville 28801) 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. SEPTEMBER […]

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Storytime and Art

OCTOBER 4 – Wednesday, 11am – 12pm For pre-school aged students accompanied by an adult Come join in the fun with stories and songs, then make a hands-on art project just for the little ones! Our Education staff will be visiting the North Asheville Library each second Wednesday for pre-school storytime and art.

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Webinar Watch & Talk: Getting Started on Photographic Documentation of Collections

Webinar Watch & Talk: Getting Started on Photographic Documentation of Collections OCTOBER 4 — Wednesday,  2:00 – 3:30 p.m. Free Photographic documentation is an essential aspect of collections management, helping mitigate risk by reducing the need for object handling, and providing opportunities to increase the accessibility of your collection. To get the most out of your […]

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Art After School

OCTOBER 4 – Wednesday, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. For K-5th grade students Join the Education staff on the first Wednesday of each month for an afternoon of art-making at the East Asheville Library.

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Art Travels: Cherokee

CLASSES, WORKSHOPS + TRIPS FOR ADULTS The Museum offers behind-the-scenes classes, hands-on workshops, and educational excursions for adults. Classes, designed for anyone interested in learning more about specific topics, explore art and the art world. Local and visiting artists help students of all levels and abilities develop skills in media that reflect techniques and themes […]

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Film screening: The Trail of Tears

FILM SCREENINGS Free Drop in to screen art films, films that relate to artists and artworks in our galleries, and films about the ins and outs of the art world. We Shall Remain: The Trail of Tears OCTOBER 6 – Friday, 6:00 pm We Shall Remain is a provocative multimedia project that establishes Native American […]

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Storytime and Art

OCTOBER 10 – Tuesday, 10 – 11am For pre-school aged students accompanied by an adult Come join in the fun with stories and songs, then make a hands-on art project just for the little ones! Our Education staff will be visiting the Etowah Library each second Tuesday for pre-school storytime and art.

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