ARTS & CULTURE

ARTS & EVENTS

ARTS & EVENTS
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

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. Check out the photo gallery below for our 2020 finalists and winners and find more honorable mentions.

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.”

Aug 2019
A new collection reveals Asheville’s hidden past

Aug 2019
The latest from throughout Western North Carolina

Aug 2019
Flamework artist Kit Paulson creates intricate glass menageries

Jun 2019
“It’s been a great blessing to be able to follow my bliss and passion through art.”

Jun 2019
The revamped Asheville Art Museum is poised for a grand reopening

Jun 2019
The latest from throughout Western North Carolina

Jun 2019
Set off on the new Blue Ridge Craft Trails to encounter a thriving heritage

Jun 2019
A new biography explores Horace Kephart’s embrace of the mountains