Congratulations to the new Asheville Art Museum, opening their doors November 14, 2019 for the first time in three years! Visit their beautiful new space exhibiting “Intersections in American Art” and “APPALACHIA NOW!” and featuring a play place for children of all ages, a rooftop café with a spectacular view of the city of Asheville and a shop.

The Asheville Art Museum writes: “The new Museum is a celebration of the human creative spirit, a center for lifelong learning, and a gathering place for the community—a space that transforms lives through art.”

www.ashevilleart.org

Images:

Ribbon cutting ceremony with Director Pamela Myers

Dot painting: Kevin Hogan, Post Flux Mix XII, 2010, acrylic on canvas

Basket: Jerry Maxey, Gold Rivers, 2018, dyed rattan and seagrass cord woven on a lathe-turned spalted maple base and rim

Multiple works on the wall in SECU Collection Hall: Susan Weil and Jose Betancourt, Leaf Hands, 2007, cyanotype and mixed media on paper on Plexiglass