Events Calendar: July

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Art Break: Spotlight Series: Message + Medium

First Friday Art Walk
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Workshop: Empowerment + Portrait Photography
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Summer Camp 2017: Exploring Art (Grades K-2)

Summer Camp 2017: Mixed-Media Madness (Grades K-2)
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Discussion Bound: “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?” by Linda Nochlin
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The Big Crafty
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SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Art + Nature (Grades 3-5)

SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Printmaking + Mixed Media (Grades 3-5)
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Summer Camp 2017: Bookbinding + Mixed Media (Grades 9-12)

Summer Camp 2017: Wearable Art (Grades 9-12)
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Art Break: Pop Up!
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Summer Camp 2017: Art Adventure (Grades K-2)

Summer Camp 2017: Art Party (Grades K-2)


Art Break: Spotlight Series: Message + Medium

ART BREAKS Selected Fridays, 12:00 p.m. Free with membership or Museum admission Unless otherwise specified, Art Breaks take place 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 […]

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First Friday Art Walk

The Asheville Art Museum On The Slope is pleased to be a part of the Downtown Asheville Art District’s First Friday Art Walks occurring the first Friday of every month April through December. On these evenings from 5:00–8:00 p.m., the Museum offers pay-as-you-wish admission, as well as special shop promotions and events.

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Workshop: Empowerment + Portrait Photography

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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Summer Camp 2017: Exploring Art (Grades K-2)

Week 4 | July 10 – 14 | Grades K – 2 Morning (9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.): Exploring Art: Students explore great themes in art such as still life, landscape, portraits and more to create artworks using a range of media. Each student creates unique works of art. For more information about Summer Art Camp 2017, this […]

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Summer Camp 2017: Mixed-Media Madness (Grades K-2)

Week 4 | July 10 – 14 | Grades K – 2 Afternoon (1:30 – 5:00 p.m.): Mixed-Media Madness: Young students have a blast getting messy while exploring different types of media including watercolor, tempera and acrylic paint and mixed media to create unique works of art. For more information about Summer Art Camp 2017, this session, and […]

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Discussion Bound: “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?” by Linda Nochlin

DISCUSSION BOUND Second Tuesdays, 12:00 p.m. Free Meet at Malaprop’s Bookstore/Café (55 Haywood Street, Asheville 28801) This monthly discussion is a place to exchange ideas about readings that relate to artworks and the art world, and to learn from and about each other. Pick up some tasty local fare at the Malaprop’s Café to make […]

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The Big Crafty

The Big Crafty revives the tradition of the community bazaar, a lively celebration of handmade commerce, featuring local food, music, and fine wares from a juried group of select indie artists and crafters. The guiding principle is that buying handmade is good for the community, and the is to make doing so fun. For more […]

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SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Art + Nature (Grades 3-5)

Week 5 | July 17 – 21 | Grades 3 – 5 Morning (9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.): Art + Nature: Lines, shapes and color are found in plants, animals, rocks and throughout our natural world. Students create 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional works of art inspired by nature using a variety of materials. SOLD OUT – To add […]

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SOLD OUT Summer Camp 2017: Printmaking + Mixed Media (Grades 3-5)

Week 5 | July 17 – 21 | Grades 3 – 5 Afternoon (1:30 – 5:00 p.m.): Printmaking + Mixed Media: Students explore the exciting process of printmaking and mixed media.  Students experiment with stenciling, monoprinting, relief printing and other surface techniques to create one-of-a-kind artworks. SOLD OUT – To add your name to our waiting list, […]

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Summer Camp 2017: Bookbinding + Mixed Media (Grades 9-12)

Week 6 | July 24 – 28 | Grades 9 – 12 Morning (9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.): Bookbinding + Mixed Media: Students experiment with surface techniques and decorative papers to create a unique sketchbook that students use to experiment with various mixed-media applications. For more information about Summer Art Camp 2017, this session, and to enroll, visit […]

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