ARTS & CULTURE

ARTS & EVENTS

ARTS & EVENTS
Aug 2021
Backed by a hefty grant, Warren Wilson ramps up its craft programs

Aug 2021
Mars Hill welcomes a standout new art space

Aug 2021
High Country gallery shines in autumn group exhibition

Aug 2021
After so many months of cancelled and postponed events, the urge to get together and celebrate is palpable. Here to satisfy is a season of great gatherings bursting with local culture: From woolly worms, elk, and Bigfoot to mountain arts, food, music, and more, these festivals truly have something for everyone.

Jun 2021
“The integration of craft and art—that is the foundation of my work. I call them ‘art-ful.’”

Jun 2021
Local authors’ new offerings, from the poetic to the profound to the just plain fun

Jun 2021
A virtual exhibit highlights the evolution of education in Madison County

Mar 2021
“So many places that are old have been rebuilt many times. There’s an interesting juxtaposition between old and new.”

Mar 2021
Highlands cranks up the new Bear Shadow festival to bring some music back

Mar 2021
Around the region, explore distinctly different visual exhibits, from Warhol to Appalachia and beyond

Mar 2021
Nate Cotterman uses the most fluid of materials to build a solid career

Dec 2020
For all of its storm and stress, 2020 proved to be a watershed for WNC authors, with a wave of them publishing particularly notable titles

Dec 2020
ASU’s Hayes School of Music offers a virtual holiday concert

Dec 2020
Three new song collections with something for every ear

Dec 2020
Close out 2020 with dazzling holiday lights

Sep 2020
“I want the paint to tell me where it wants to go.”

Sep 2020
New projects paint a fuller picture of WNC’s Black history

Sep 2020
Three Asheville-based acts serve up fresh sounds for the season

Sep 2020
LEAF Global Arts recalibrates to create connections in a time of distancing

Jun 2020
“I’m just trying to make something that’s beautiful to put out into the world.”

Jun 2020
New books to take you on and off the usual trails this summer

Jun 2020
Four new local albums arrive at just the right time

Jun 2020
Robert Johnson’s new exhibition at Asheville’s Blue Spiral 1 documents the artist’s intimate explorations of all of North Carolina’s state parks.

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
MARK YOUR CALENDAR! FROM FOOD AND DRINK FÊTES TO CULTURAL CELEBRATIONS AND MUSICAL BLOWOUTS...

Feb 2020
Mark your calendar! From food and drink fêtes to cultural celebrations and musical blowouts...

Feb 2020
Mark your calendar! From food and drink fêtes to cultural celebrations and musical blowouts...

Feb 2020
“Natural beauty is very important to me. It helps shed all the stuff that happens to you every day.”

Feb 2020
For this year’s Images of Western North Carolina Photo Contest, we reviewed more than 1,200 entries. What’s even more impressive - nearly 10,000 votes were cast for the Readers’ Choice winner.

Oct 2019
Boone's Master Potter

Oct 2019
New local reads worth taking home for the holidays

Oct 2019
Get into the spirit with six Hallmark-worthy small-town celebrations

Oct 2019
Grammy winner David Holt brings mountain music to the masses

Oct 2019
Jeweler Matt Willig handcrafts exquisite wearable sculptures

Aug 2019
“Traveling through North Carolina, I was always left awestruck by the beauty of the mountains.”