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In painting, Asheville artist Nan Davis finds path to self-acceptance

In painting, Asheville artist Nan Davis finds path to self-acceptance

She worked for two decades as marketing manager for Asheville’s only milk processing plant, Milkco, before devoting her efforts to her art.

by October 2, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Franny’s Farmacy hemp dispensary planning Asheville opening

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Franny’s Farmacy hemp dispensary planning Asheville opening

Also, a new beer bar is open on Thompson Street, and much more.

by July 12, 2018 2 comments Asheville News
Sculpture fabricated at UNCA to be displayed in Times Square this week

Sculpture fabricated at UNCA to be displayed in Times Square this week

A large sculpture, conceptualized by artist Mel Chin and fabricated at the UNC Asheville STEAM lab by a group of students, professors and volunteers, is being installed on Times Square in New York City this week. The 21-foot tall figure of wood and fiberglass will move by way of interior mechanical and electrical systems and stands in front of giant[Read More…]

by July 11, 2018 1 comment Asheville arts
With new work, Asheville artist Jeremy Russell embraces subtle synchronicity

With new work, Asheville artist Jeremy Russell embraces subtle synchronicity

Russell hopes that viewers will see that his new work represents “an honest search, an honest approach.”

VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

VIDEO Big Crafty celebrates 20th edition of craft bonanza, more weekend fun

Other events include Hempy Holiday Open House and an art opening at Ramp Studios.

by December 1, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
Asheville artist Scott Allred looks back at career, one sketch at a time

Asheville artist Scott Allred looks back at career, one sketch at a time

Allred’s done a little bit of everything, from set painting and architectural renderings to book illustrations and logo design.

by November 30, 2017 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
VIDEO  CiderFest, Marcus King, hurricane relief concert, more Asheville weekend fun

VIDEO CiderFest, Marcus King, hurricane relief concert, more Asheville weekend fun

Also, there’s an amazing pop-up show at Horse + Hero with an artist reception on Friday, and more.

by October 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Activist Bree Newsome dis-invited to Asheville Middle School appearance

Also, the Magnetic Theatre has ousted its artistic director, and much more.

by September 26, 2017 8 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Celebrate Wicked Weed, says Asheville entrepreneur rep

Also, artist Jonas Gerard is set to celebrate 10 years in Asheville, and more.

by May 10, 2017 0 comments Asheville News

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville music lovers mourn Col. Bruce Hampton

Also, the annual Burners and BBQ mural art event is seeking crowdfunding support, and more.

by May 2, 2017 0 comments Asheville News
Poster artist McPherson featured at Horse + Hero in Asheville Friday

Poster artist McPherson featured at Horse + Hero in Asheville Friday

McPherson’s work recently graced the cover of Hi-Fructose magazine.

by March 20, 2017 0 comments Asheville events

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Rooftop cafe planned for revamped Asheville Art Museum

Also, there’s a new art exhibition open in the window at 54 Broadway in downtown Asheville, and much more.

by February 15, 2017 3 comments Asheville News
Week-long series of events aimed at improving Asheville bus system

Week-long series of events aimed at improving Asheville bus system

The series of events, which includes a driver appreciation day and listening sessions, is sponsored by the nonprofit Just Economics.

by January 30, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
10 Asheville artists to be featured in new AC Hotel

10 Asheville artists to be featured in new AC Hotel

Hoss Haley, Virginia Scotchie, Constance Williams, Carl Pittman, Cassie Ryalls Butcher and more will be featured.

by December 8, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Zagat names Asheville a top 2016 food city

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Zagat names Asheville a top 2016 food city

More of what’s going around: -Gatlinburg update: Officials are now saying that 11 people died in the fires, with the investigation ongoing. Some 80 people were treated for injuries, some severe. More than 700 homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed. More than 17,000 acres burned, including acreage in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, where the fire started along[Read More…]

by December 2, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
New works by Asheville artist Maxx Feist opens Oct. 7 at Satellite Gallery

New works by Asheville artist Maxx Feist opens Oct. 7 at Satellite Gallery

Visitors will encounter otherworldly beasts, bejeweled skeletons, and nameless but oddly familiar animals in the series.

by October 6, 2016 1 comment Asheville arts
PHOTOS Pop-up art gallery opens Saturday at The Wedge in Asheville

PHOTOS Pop-up art gallery opens Saturday at The Wedge in Asheville

The show will include photography, paintings and an immersive, multimedia element.

by September 15, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
ZaPow art gallery finds new home on Asheville’s South Slope

ZaPow art gallery finds new home on Asheville’s South Slope

The gallery owners expect to be open in their new space by mid-October.

by August 5, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Main organizer of Fiesta Latina in Asheville bows out

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Main organizer of Fiesta Latina in Asheville bows out

Also, Terpsicorps opens its newest show on Thursday, which is its response to HB2, and more.

by June 20, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville artist Andy Herod to host Lucien Shapiro and ‘Fear Collecting Rituals Tour’ in July

Asheville artist Andy Herod to host Lucien Shapiro and ‘Fear Collecting Rituals Tour’ in July

The exhibition reception is set for 8 p.m. on July 5.

by June 17, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts
New music venue and art gallery coming to Asheville River Arts District

New music venue and art gallery coming to Asheville River Arts District

The venue will feature live music, art, and refreshments and will be filled with new and vintage guitars, banjos and other instruments.

by May 23, 2016 1 comment Asheville Music, feature
Asheville Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for May 20-22

Asheville Grit/Vegas Weekend Update for May 20-22

The year’s first Downtown After Five, a 10th anniversary party for Echo Mountain Studio and much more.

Asheville Flea for Y’all opening now set for May 29 at Salvage Station

Asheville Flea for Y’all opening now set for May 29 at Salvage Station

The flea market, full of handmade art and antiques, includes more than 75 vendors.

by April 21, 2016 0 comments Asheville events
New art exhibition at Push Skate Shop showcases Asheville-area artists Arroyo and Levy

New art exhibition at Push Skate Shop showcases Asheville-area artists Arroyo and Levy

The art show opening is set for 7 p.m. on Friday.

by March 31, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts