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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2018 WNC Regional Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony

The Asheville Art Museum is the regional host of the annual Scholastic Art juried competition for students in grades 7 – 12 from all across WNC. The regional program is supported by the Museum’s volunteer docents, the Asheville Area Section of the American Institute of Architects, and Base Camp AVL. A selection of artwork receiving […]

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Tot Time: Mixed-Up & Messy!

TOT TIME During Tot Time, we explore the elements of art including line, shape and color. We inspire your imagination with art from the Museum’s Collection, stories and hands-on art-making. Each session includes time for free play. Tot Time: Mixed-Up & Messy! FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 26 — Mondays, 10:00 – 10:45 a.m., with free play until 12:00 p.m. Cost: […]

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TOAST Asheville at New Belgium Brewing

The evening will be a festive gathering with plenty of unique New Belgium beers to sample, tasty local food, a brewery tour, a silent auction and live entertainment. Thank you to our lead sponsor New Belgium Brewing (91 Craven St) for their generous support. $30 members; $35 non-members; $40 at the door Call 828.253.3227 to […]

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Class: Mixing It Up: Drawing & Mixed Media

CLASSES & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS The Museum offers behind-the-scenes classes and hands-on workshops 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 featured in special […]

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Tot Time: Mixed-Up & Messy!

TOT TIME During Tot Time, we explore the elements of art including line, shape and color. We inspire your imagination with art from the Museum’s Collection, stories and hands-on art-making. Each session includes time for free play. Tot Time: Mixed-Up & Messy! FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 26 — Mondays, 10:00 – 10:45 a.m., with free play until 12:00 p.m. Cost: […]

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Storytime & Art

STORYTIME & ART Our programs for preschool and school-age students are back at a library near you! Storytime & Art is for preschool 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! MARCH 7 — First Wednesdays, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Meet […]

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Art After School

AFTER-SCHOOL ART ADVENTURES Our programs for preschool and school-age students are back at a library near you! After-School Art Adventures, including Art After School and Art Club, provide art-filled fun for school-aged children and their caregivers. MARCH 7 — First Wednesdays, 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Art After School For K-5th grade students Meet at East Asheville Library (902 […]

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Storytime & Art

STORYTIME & ART Our programs for preschool and school-age students are back at a library near you! Storytime & Art is for preschool 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! MARCH 8 — Second Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. Meet at West Asheville […]

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Class: Mixing It Up: Drawing & Mixed Media

CLASSES & WORKSHOPS FOR ADULTS The Museum offers behind-the-scenes classes and hands-on workshops 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 featured in special […]

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Up for Discussion: The Forgotten Lives of Zelda Fitzgerald

UP FOR DISCUSSION Hear from and interact with artists, experts, filmmakers, performing artists, poets, writers, and other special guests. The Forgotten Lives of Zelda Fitzgerald MARCH 9 — Friday, 12:00 p.m. To this day, Zelda Fitzgerald’s name remains synonymous with the Roaring ‘20s. Despite being an extraordinary writer, visual artist, and humanitarian in her own […]

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