local art

local art
Apr 2019
Local podcasts to queue up now

Oct 2018
New owners showcase international flavors

Aug 2018
Barry and Sandra Bearden’s sky-high Mountain Air retreat blends green construction with contemporary style

Apr 2018
Burnsville’s Gateway Project illuminates community through public art

Feb 2018
Spring into the season with plant sales and garden events aplenty

Oct 2017
The scoop on WNC's latest dining destinations

Aug 2017
Sample fall’s bounty at area apple and cider festivals

Feb 2016
Rare antique finds and contemporary design commingle in a remarkable North Wilkesboro loft

Feb 2016
5 Renovation Projects to Inspire your Next Home Makeover

Dec 2015
Sometimes, smaller is better.

Jul 2015
Three nonprofits improve lives through creative expression

Dec 2014
WCU Fine Art Museum offers a retrospective exhibit of Vadim Bora’s portraits

Aug 2014
Asheville’s Old Wood Co. revives North Carolina furniture making, one table at a time

Jun 2014
County: Madison Population: 868

Dec 2013
You can never foresee how the life you choose—or the one that chooses you—can ultimately impact someone in extraordinary ways. Meet seven inspirational locals whose personal journeys are making a big difference in the lives of others.

Dec 2013
George Peterson pounds, carves, and cuts salvaged wood and skateboard decks into modern art

Aug 2013
Tryon painter, curator, and rabble-rouser Margaret Curtis goes beyond boundaries

Jun 2013
Elite kayakers take on the Nantahala for the Freestyle World Championships

Mar 2013
With a commitment to sustaining the craft he loves, chairmaker Brian Boggs is leading the handmade furniture industry toward an enduring future.

Mar 2013
Waynesville artist Margaret Roberts transforms watercolor with collage techniques

Jan 2013

Oct 2012
From new outdoor learning environments to reimagined downtown corridors, the nonprofit Asheville Design Center is helping communities create blueprints for brighter futures

Apr 2012
A couple reveals the inner beauty of a North Asheville gem with a timeless revamp

Oct 2011
George W. Vanderbilt's inaugural holiday party in 1895 welcomed 50 guests to the newly completed Biltmore House. Today's elaborate Christmas production at the estate enthralls hundreds of thousands of visitors each season. Here we take you behind the scenes to see just how the celebration unfolds.

Sep 2011
Autumn is upon us, and you can park yourself in the backyard and watch the leaves put on a show.

Jul 2011

Apr 2011
Interior designer Leslie Huntley rehabs and relists an Asheville bungalow

Sep 2010
Meet six people who translate panache into acts of community and enduring pillars of design

Aug 2010
Whitemont Lodge’s grand scale is surpassed only by its storied past

May 2010
Going with the grain: Wood and metal combine to form exquisite furnishings

May 2010
Three groups cultivate your creative side

Oct 2009
An exhibit in Sylva puts art within reach with pieces priced at less than $200

Oct 2009

Oct 2009
Open for Business: From downtown to the south side, explore the town that keeps reinventing itself

Jul 2009
Busy Hartzog just couldn’t forget her aunt’s circa-1920s playhouse, so she brought it home from South Carolina and restored it with love

Jul 2009
Exploring Asheville’s timeless and tireless streets, shops, and bistros

Jul 2009
Finding high design and old-fashioned charm in Savannah, our sister city to the south