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* Businesses marked with an asterisk will hold daily (during regular business hours) glass events or exhibitions during Summer of Glass.

Participating Partners

Ariel Gallery

Ariel Gallery

Ariel Gallery Asheville's contemporary craft collective. Featuring a wide range of fine craft created by its preeminent local members. Ariel Gallery: for the Well Crafted Life. … read more

Art Connections with Sherry Masters

Art Connections with Sherry Masters

While Art Tours are on hold due to Covid 19, I am working to help you stay safe by sewing face coverings. Sewing masks is giving me way to contribute to this situation both through donating masks to health care professionals and making them available … read more

Asheville Art Museum

Asheville Art Museum

As of September 9, 2020, the Asheville Art Museum’s galleries, the Museum Store, and Perspective Café are open regular hours with limited capacity. Art PLAYce, our intergenerational makerspace, and the Frances Mulhall Achilles Art Research Library … read more

Asheville Art Studio Tours

Asheville Art Studio Tours

Small Intimate, artist led, walking tours through Asheville's dynamic River Arts District and more. Looking for what to do in Asheville? Get the behind the scenes experience of Asheville's art studios with Asheville Art Studio Tours. … read more

Asheville Emporium

Asheville Emporium

Come Experience Asheville Emporium: Great gift shop featuring a curious and thoughtful collection for everyone on your gift list • 1000's of well-crafted products by 100+ local and global artists/makers • Asheville T-shirts, stickers, magnets, and … read more

Bender Gallery

Bender Gallery

Bender Gallery is an established contemporary fine art and sculpture gallery presenting extraordinary works of art that are exceptional both in concept and in execution. The gallery specializes in glass sculpture and paintings by esteemed national … read more

Blue Spiral 1

Blue Spiral 1

BLUE SPIRAL 1 presents work by exceptional artists and object makers in a light-filled, 15,000 square-foot gallery spans three floors connected by an open stairway in the heart of downtown Asheville. This spacious setting allows Blue Spiral 1 to … read more

Center for Craft

Center for Craft

The Center is offering free, unguided visits and affordable tours of its exhibitions to the public. Guests can reserve a 30-minute visit to explore the current exhibitions, learn more about the Center’s national impact in their Craft Research Fund … read more

Crucible Glassworks

Crucible Glassworks

Crucible Glassworks is a Hot Glass Studio/Gallery near downtown Weaverville that features the glass Art of Southern Highland CraftGuild Artist,Michael Hatch. Come watch us create as you browse the gallery in our brand new building! Workshops and … read more

Grovewood Village

Grovewood Village

Grovewood Village is a hidden gem rich with art and history. Located adjacent to the Omni Grove Park Inn, this site once housed the weaving and woodworking operations of Biltmore Industries, a force in American craft and textiles that was originally … read more

Lexington Glassworks

Lexington Glassworks

Online shopping available while the store location is temporarily closed. Please check business website for additional details. ********** The Lexington Glassworks is Asheville's premier glassblowing gallery and studio. Located at 81 South Lexington … read more

Momentum Gallery

Momentum Gallery

Momentum Gallery, located in downtown Asheville, offers a contemporary and modern program with an emphasis on emerging and mid-career artists. Occupying approximately 4000 square feet in an easily accessible, street-level space, the gallery's mission … read more

Mountain Made Art Gallery

Mountain Made Art Gallery

MOUNTAIN MADE ART GALLERY - Has one of the best collections of local artists in the Asheville and Western North Carolina mountain area. Showcasing the work of more than 150 master craftsmen and professional artists, Mountain Made offers an eclectic … read more

North Carolina Glass Center

North Carolina Glass Center

The North Carolina Glass Center is a public access facility dedicated to education, exploration and collaboration in all forms of glass. Open 7 days a week we feature demonstrations, classes, workshops, and a fine glass gallery. Come by to make a … read more

Furnace Level Sponsors

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NC Glass Center

Prism Level Sponsors

Art Connections

Gray Line Trolley Tours

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