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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
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville public housing complexes are violent crime hot spots, police chief says

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Asheville public housing complexes are violent crime hot spots, police chief says

Also, “overtourism” is a new buzzword, and much more.

by May 22, 2018 0 comments Asheville News
Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

Biltmore to host Chihuly glass sculpture exhibition May through October 2018

The exhibition will feature artist Dale Chihuly’s work both inside Biltmore House and outside in the estate’s gardens.

by September 5, 2017 0 comments Asheville events
The late Asheville artist John Payne’s dinosaur sculptures on display in Raleigh

The late Asheville artist John Payne’s dinosaur sculptures on display in Raleigh

The amazing, moving dinosaurs are on display at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences through Sept. 8. Go see them.

by July 16, 2013 2 comments Asheville arts
Warren Wilson College lands $2.1 million to turn art department into craft center

Warren Wilson College lands $2.1 million to turn art department into craft center

The college will hire faculty and staff in the areas of sculpture, woodworking, blacksmithing and more.

by May 13, 2013 1 comment Asheville News