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Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Grayson Morris produces new immersive performance art installation

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Grayson Morris produces new immersive performance art installation

Also, Pansy Fest music festival and Another Carolina Anarchist Bookfair will be held on the same August weekend, and more.

by August 14, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Asheville entrepreneur Kimmel is downsizing; here’s how you can buy his art, home decor

Asheville entrepreneur Kimmel is downsizing; here’s how you can buy his art, home decor

Joe W. Kimmel is selling off an array of fine art and home furnishings in the Mid-Century Modern, Art Deco, Mission and other styles.

by April 23, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
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
Aloft hotel to host Asheville Humane Society fundraiser w/ artist Angela Alexander

Aloft hotel to host Asheville Humane Society fundraiser w/ artist Angela Alexander

Alexander will raffle off one of her pieces at the March 8 event.

by March 2, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts
Huge mural-painting project in Asheville seeks $16,000 in crowdfunding support

Huge mural-painting project in Asheville seeks $16,000 in crowdfunding support

There will be more than 15,000 square feet of mural space and more than 50 artists invited to paint over three days.

by February 17, 2016 1 comment Asheville arts, Asheville events
Window art project that started in Asheville to open across the U.S.

Window art project that started in Asheville to open across the U.S.

The art project exhibits artworks by emerging and established national and international artists in a downtown storefront window.

by January 12, 2016 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: The Madd Maxx Kinda Creepy Xmas Art Show opens in downtown Asheville

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: The Madd Maxx Kinda Creepy Xmas Art Show opens in downtown Asheville

The East West Pop Up Shop gets going, and more.

by December 3, 2015 1 comment Asheville News
Satellite Gallery in Asheville hosts Christmas Jam Art Show

Satellite Gallery in Asheville hosts Christmas Jam Art Show

Proceeds of art sales go to Asheville Area Habitat for Humanity.

by December 3, 2015 0 comments Asheville News
Big Crafty Maker Showcase is Thursday, Big Crafty follows on Sunday in Asheville

Big Crafty Maker Showcase is Thursday, Big Crafty follows on Sunday in Asheville

The first-ever maker showcase will give folks an up-close look at some Big Crafty artists.

Halloween Poster Show set for The Orange Peel in Asheville

Halloween Poster Show set for The Orange Peel in Asheville

Jenny Fares of Sound Mind Creative has produced and organized the event, which features more than a dozen Asheville artists and designers.

PBR in Asheville sponsors doggie event at Public School, art show at The Mothlight

PBR in Asheville sponsors doggie event at Public School, art show at The Mothlight

Beer, dogs, art and artists.

by July 30, 2015 1 comment Asheville events
Former Asheville musician Jaye Bartell signed to Sinderlyn; new LP in the works

Former Asheville musician Jaye Bartell signed to Sinderlyn; new LP in the works

In Asheville, Bartell collaborated with a variety of other local musicians and artists, including Ahleuchatistas, Ursula Gullow and Nathanael Roney.

Satellite Gallery to host new exhibition by Asheville artist Hannah Dansie

Satellite Gallery to host new exhibition by Asheville artist Hannah Dansie

Dreamlike landscapes. Mysterious dwellings. Melancholy. Isolation. It’s all there in Dansie’s work.

by July 14, 2015 1 comment Asheville arts
New downtown Asheville race event in August will benefit LEAF Schools and Streets

New downtown Asheville race event in August will benefit LEAF Schools and Streets

The first LEAF Art Dash Asheville is holding a logo contest, with the winner receiving a custom prize pack from LEAF.

by March 13, 2015 0 comments Asheville events
Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

Lexington Glassworks set to open mid January in downtown Asheville

The new glassblowing workshop and gallery is opening in an old automotive shop on Asheville’s South Slope.

by December 17, 2014 2 comments Asheville News
Open Hearts hosts art show and opening at City Bakery in Asheville on Nov. 22

Open Hearts hosts art show and opening at City Bakery in Asheville on Nov. 22

Open Hearts brings art-related activities to adults with disabilities.

by November 17, 2014 1 comment Asheville benefits
The rock ‘n’ roll karma of Asheville artist Joshua Marc Levy

The rock ‘n’ roll karma of Asheville artist Joshua Marc Levy

Levy’s first solo rock art show in Asheville is up at Pulp. There’s a grand opening party Saturday.

by November 6, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts
Asheville artist Yang Yu featured at Odd’s Cafe on Haywood Road, show opening party Saturday

Asheville artist Yang Yu featured at Odd’s Cafe on Haywood Road, show opening party Saturday

Yu was born in China, studied at the prestigious Central China Art Academy and worked in Brooklyn before moving to Asheville.

by September 10, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts, Asheville News
PHOTOS New Wilson Alley mural in downtown Asheville

PHOTOS New Wilson Alley mural in downtown Asheville

Check out these photos of the new mural.

West Asheville residents debate artistic merit of new mural on Orbit DVD

West Asheville residents debate artistic merit of new mural on Orbit DVD

The mural being painted on the side of Orbit DVD is either great art, awful art, objectifies women or does not objectify women.

New group art show at Asheville’s Carolina Cinemas features work by artists who started in graffiti art

New group art show at Asheville’s Carolina Cinemas features work by artists who started in graffiti art

Aerosal artist Gus Cutty curates work by Trek 6, Ishmael, Ted Harper, others.

by June 9, 2014 1 comment Asheville arts
Art exhibition by WCU students up through today at The Tannery in Asheville’s River Arts District

Art exhibition by WCU students up through today at The Tannery in Asheville’s River Arts District

The show is a collaboration of MFA, BFA and alumni artwork.

by May 2, 2014 0 comments Asheville News
Horse and Hero, new downtown Asheville shop, to feature indy crafts, Short Street Cakes goods, Gabriel Shaffer art

Horse and Hero, new downtown Asheville shop, to feature indy crafts, Short Street Cakes goods, Gabriel Shaffer art

Horse and Hero will be like a mini Big Crafty located in a brick-and-mortar shop at 14 Patton Ave. in downtown Asheville.

Atlanta artist PaperFrank finishes new mural in downtown Asheville

Atlanta artist PaperFrank finishes new mural in downtown Asheville

PaperFrank is working to increase his profile in Asheville ahead of an upcoming art show.

by January 21, 2014 0 comments Asheville arts
Two of my favorite Asheville photographers open exhibits Friday: Bellemare at Izzy’s, Zen at Ananda West

Two of my favorite Asheville photographers open exhibits Friday: Bellemare at Izzy’s, Zen at Ananda West

I really love the work of both Anthony Bellemare and Zen Sutherland. Check them out.

by August 2, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts
Junk comes to life in Asheville artist Llewellyn’s hands

Junk comes to life in Asheville artist Llewellyn’s hands

Chas Llewellyn, inspired by Asheville icon John Payne, has his own fascinating industrial art. See it tonight at Wedge Studios.

by March 8, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts
‘window’ art exhibition to showcase image-makers in downtown Asheville

‘window’ art exhibition to showcase image-makers in downtown Asheville

The exhibition, which will be in the window of Henco Reprographics on Broadway, will start March 1.

by February 15, 2013 0 comments Asheville arts