Post Tagged with: "Asheville Design Center"

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Plans considered to enliven Carolina Lane in downtown Asheville

Here’s more of what’s going around… -There’s a plan in the works to “activate” Carolina Lane, Chicken Alley, and Broadway Street, through the arts. The effort is being led by the Asheville Design Center and the Center for Craft, which is considering opening a makerspace with store frontage on Carolina Lane. The groups are also looking at potential new permanent art[Read More…]

by April 15, 2018 1 comment Asheville News
Design students to build demonstration community garden in Asheville

Design students to build demonstration community garden in Asheville

The project is intended to inspire and inform components of other community garden sites around Asheville.

by April 25, 2017 1 comment Asheville News
Volunteers needed for Hall Fletcher playground build Saturday

Volunteers needed for Hall Fletcher playground build Saturday

It’s a big day, and the Asheville Design Center and the school needs as many folks as possible to help out.

‘Bee Hotel’ to be unveiled at UNC Asheville on Friday

‘Bee Hotel’ to be unveiled at UNC Asheville on Friday

The collaboration between UNCA and the Asheville Design Center arrives just in time for Earth Day.

by April 21, 2016 0 comments Asheville News, feature
Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

Asheville Downtown Association endorses public process for downtown lot

The Asheville Design Center plans to go before Asheville City Council on March 8 with a proposal for the visioning process.

by March 3, 2016 0 comments Asheville News
With park now planned for Haywood Street property in Asheville, how should it be designed

With park now planned for Haywood Street property in Asheville, how should it be designed

The “pit of despair” could be the focus of a park design competition, but first there needs to be a vision for the space, an Asheville City Council subcommittee decided on Tuesday.

by January 27, 2016 15 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Restoration Hardware coming to Asheville Outlets

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Restoration Hardware coming to Asheville Outlets

Also, the Asheville Design Center has issued its call for community projects for its 2016 Summer DesignBuild Studio, and more.

by November 25, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Design Center seeks volunteers to staff I-26 Connector public hearing

Asheville Design Center seeks volunteers to staff I-26 Connector public hearing

The Interstate 26 Connector project public hearing is set for 4 p.m. on Nov. 16 at the Renaissance Hotel in Asheville.

by November 12, 2015 6 comments Asheville events, Asheville News
Asheville Design Center project building mobile performance stage for LEAF

Asheville Design Center project building mobile performance stage for LEAF

The U-Leaf is an easily transportable, nature-inspired performance stage.

by July 27, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville Kickstarter projects: Pies, pickles, Puzzled clothes and more

Asheville Kickstarter projects: Pies, pickles, Puzzled clothes and more

Other projects include an outdoor learning center at Hall Fletcher and a garment factory that pays a living wage.

by May 4, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Asheville Design Center to build outdoor classroom for YWCA of Asheville

Asheville Design Center to build outdoor classroom for YWCA of Asheville

The project will also include an edible garden in honor of Asheville chef and activist Laurey Masterton, who died recently.

by April 4, 2014 3 comments Asheville News
Asheville Design Center seeking project ideas from community

Asheville Design Center seeking project ideas from community

This summer, a group of students will design, plan and build a small, community-based project. Send in an idea and they could do something for your neighborhood/community.

by March 12, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville audiophiles come together to listen to a significant album, benefit Asheville Design Center

Asheville audiophiles come together to listen to a significant album, benefit Asheville Design Center

The event aims to build community around music.

by February 3, 2014 1 comment Asheville Music

Asheville Affiliates to host party to benefit playground project by Asheville Design Center

Press release here: Thursday, June 21st from 6 pm to 9 pm at “On Broadway” downtown, Asheville Design Center invites you to “Kickin’ it Old School!” This event is the largest fundraiser to date for Asheville Design Center and is hosted by the Asheville Affiliates and sponsored by Charlotte Street Computers. The Asheville Affiliates have hosted parties to support Asheville’s[Read More…]

by June 11, 2012 0 comments Asheville features