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Asheville Art Museum

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Creative Travel Journaling

In this small-group/in-person workshop, learn the basics of perspective drawing and urban sketching; explore several approaches and styles of travel journaling; experiment with pen, ink, and watercolors; and take your sketchbook outdoors to begin a new journey.

Museum Of Bad Art – VIRTUAL

Until it’s safe to travel together for our popular Art Travels day, overnight, national, and international trips, we’re thrilled to continue virtual trips for armchair travelers each first Thursday evening! This month, we travel to the Museum of Bad Art in Somerville, MA.

Celebrating Olympians – VIRTUAL

Join Doris Potash, master docent, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in our current exhibitions Golden Hour and Artistic Tribute.

Jewelry-Making

Visit our galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration before joining us in the Wells Fargo Art PLAYce to create! Each Friday afternoon for the month of August, use a variety of materials to create your own unique piece of jewelry.

*FULL* Pressed Flower Art

In this small-group/in-person workshop, experience the art of Oshibana: creating art with pressed flowers and leaves.

Jeremy Loeb

A native of Durham, NC, Jeremy Loeb embraced his lifelong love of piano when he launched his second career as a musician. Now living in…

How I Spent My Summer Vacation – VIRTUAL

Join Kay Dunn and Ruth Shedwick-Bryant, touring docents, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in the Museum’s Collection.

Jewelry-Making

Visit our galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration before joining us in the Wells Fargo Art PLAYce to create! Each Friday afternoon for the month of August, use a variety of materials to create your own unique piece of jewelry.

Movement

Visit the galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration, then join us in the studio to experiment with a variety of movement-based art-making techniques, inspired…

A Conservation Conversation – VIRTUAL

Join Hilary Schroeder, assistant curator, for a conversation about the art and science of environmental change with Benjamin Dimmitt and Matthew McCarthy, PhD.

Members-Only Preview: Rural Avant-Garde

As a valued Museum Member, we invite you to join us for the exclusive opening of our newest exhibition: Rural Avant-Garde: The Mountain Lake Experience…

The Element of Line – VIRTUAL

Join Hank Bovee, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in the Museum’s Collection and special exhibition Golden Hour

Jewelry-Making

Visit our galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration before joining us in the Wells Fargo Art PLAYce to create! Each Friday afternoon for the month of August, use a variety of materials to create your own unique piece of jewelry.

Affirmations in the Abstract: Mixed Media

In this small-group/in-person workshop, create a finished artwork that represents and empowers your own self-affirmation through thoughtfully chosen media, colors, and words.

Summer Speakeasy

It’s not a concert—it’s a party! Celebrate the last lazy days of summer at our summer benefit event. Live music, cocktails, and dancing bring to…

Childhood – VIRTUAL

Today’s program for adults with memory loss and their care partners is led by Doris Potash, master docent.

Marilynn Seits Jazz Duo

Marilynn Seits is a performer, composer, and jazz piano teacher. She has played at the Waldorf Astoria and Plaza Hotels in New York City, in…

Women’s Bodies in a Museum – VIRTUAL

Join Megan Pyle, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about three artworks in the Museum’s Collection.

Jewelry-Making

Visit our galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration before joining us in the Wells Fargo Art PLAYce to create! Each Friday afternoon for the month of August, use a variety of materials to create your own unique piece of jewelry.

Weaving

Visit the Museum’s galleries on a scavenger hunt for inspiration, then join us in the studio to explore weaving with variety of materials including yarn,…

ArtCurious: Stories of the Unexpected, Slightly Odd, and Strangely Wonderful in Art History by Jennifer Dasal

ArtCurious is art history as you’ve never read it, stories that will shock and entertain, make you question what you thought you knew, and introduce you to unknown characters and hidden histories, conspiracy theories, scandal, and intrigue.

Jeremy Loeb

A native of Durham, NC, Jeremy Loeb embraced his lifelong love of piano when he launched his second career as a musician. Now living in…

What a Wonderful World – VIRTUAL

Join Hank Bovee, touring docent, for an interactive conversation about four artworks in the Museum’s Collection.

Jade Doskow: Photographer of Lost Utopias

A photographer travels the world in order to document the remaining vestiges of world’s fairs across the globe, while searching for balance between being an artist and raising a family.

With Drawn Arms

At the 1968 Olympics, US athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos raised their fists from the podium during the medal ceremony as the American anthem…

Composition in Retrospect by John Cage

Written in his characteristic “mesostics” (lines of prose poetry linked by a central vertical acrostic), Composition in Retrospect is a statement of methodology in which…

Jeremy Loeb

A native of Durham, NC, Jeremy Loeb embraced his lifelong love of piano when he launched his second career as a musician. Now living in…

Pressed Flower Art

Experience the art of Oshibana: creating art with pressed flowers and leaves.

Carrie Mae Weems edited by Sarah Lewis

In this October Files volume, essays and interviews from Dawoud Bey, Huey Copeland, Kimberly Drew, Coco Fusco, Thelma Golden, and Deborah Willis, among others, explore…

Jeremy Loeb

A native of Durham, NC, Jeremy Loeb embraced his lifelong love of piano when he launched his second career as a musician. Now living in…

The Bohemians: A Novel by Jasmin Darznik

In 1918, a young and bright-eyed Dorothea Lange steps off the train in San Francisco, where a disaster kick-starts a new life. Her friendship with…