Go Al Fresco in FoodtopiaDowntown's Creperie Bouchon has patio diningin a ... more
10Best Readers' Choice Awards for Food & TravelAsheville is at it ... more
Mountain Sports Festival to be held May 22-24Music stage at the 2014 ... more
The Asheville arts scene is buzzing, featuring hundreds of fine artists, performing arts venues, mountain crafters, folk artists, hip arts neighborhoods, numerous art galleries and myriads of art events.
Ooh La La Curiosity Market is an art market that takes place in Pritchard Park, located in the center of beautiful downtown Asheville and will showcase the work of more than a dozen local artists. Taking place over 11 Saturdays throughout Summer beginning May 23th. Ooh La La will feature works by local painters, leather smiths, jewelry makers, potters, up-cycled crafters, and other curious delights, all beneath the colored canopies of large market umbrellas. In addition to the artists, the marke...
Biltmore's gardens are alive with color as spring arrives. Stunning floral displays – featuring nearly 100,000 tulips – across the estate celebrate the majesty of Frederick Law Olmsted’s legacy as Biltmore’s master horticulture planner. Biltmore’s restaurants will feature special menu items, with the Winery offering wine seminars.
We welcome an exciting new exhibition exploring fashions of the early 1900s featured in the hit PBS series Downton Abbey. "Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times" includes more than 40 costumes from the series showcased in rooms throughout Biltmore House. The groupings are inspired by the fictional show and by real life at Biltmore, with stories from the estate during the time period woven throughout the exhibition.
Curated by Danny Orendorff, 2013-2014 Curator-in-Residence and Interim Programs Director for Charlotte Street Foundation in Kansas City, MO, 'Loving After Lifetimes of All This' is an exhibition exploring the intersections of craft, (self-) care, apprenticeship, and survival within the practices of historically disadvantaged populations. Including artwork and ephemera from over 15 artists, activists, and archives nationwide, this exhibition considers ‘craft’ in an expanded sense to ...
Lynn is a mixed media artist working in the Pink Dog Creative Studios. Lynn's work explores ideas of uncertainty and the tension of opposites as we navigate the endless stream of events, images, feelings, thoughts and actions that constitute our day-to-day lives. Her work will be exhibited at The Junction from May 21st - June 15th. The opening reception will be May 21st from 6 - 8 PM.
Grovewood Gallery in Asheville is honored to host a solo exhibition for award-winning woodturner John Jordan. The Nashville, Tennessee artist, known primarily for his textured and carved hollow vessels, will have 30+ pieces on display in Surface & Texture: The Work of John Jordan. John’s work can be found in many prestigious permanent collections, including the White House Collection of American Crafts in Washington, D.C., the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and...