Ray Johnson Art Exhibition Featured at Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

The Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center in downtown Asheville presents the new exhibition SOMETHING ELSE ENTIRELY: Ray Johnson, Dick Higgins and the making of THE PAPER SNAKE from June 5 – August 22, 2015. There will be a gallery talk by the exhibition’s curator Michael von Uchtrup at 7:00pm during the opening reception. The following day, we’ll have a public discussion with two … Continue reading Ray Johnson Art Exhibition Featured at Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

Quilts by Men Featured at Asheville Art Museum's "Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters"

Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters examines the unique aesthetics and techniques that men bring to a craft long-associated with feminine arts and labor. With backgrounds in contemporary visual art, media and fashion, the eight artists featured in the exhibition have been identified as leading makers whose quilts act as non-functional art pieces. Though quilting is culturally viewed as “women’s work,” men have participated in quilting since the early 1800s in both professional and … Continue reading Quilts by Men Featured at Asheville Art Museum's "Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters"

Quilts by Men Featured at Asheville Art Museum's "Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters"

Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters examines the unique aesthetics and techniques that men bring to a craft long-associated with feminine arts and labor. With backgrounds in contemporary visual art, media and fashion, the eight artists featured in the exhibition have been identified as leading makers whose quilts act as non-functional art pieces. Though quilting is culturally viewed as “women’s work,” men have participated in quilting since the early 1800s in both professional and … Continue reading Quilts by Men Featured at Asheville Art Museum's "Man-Made: Contemporary Male Quilters"

EZTV on Tour With New Album "Calling Out", at New Mountain Asheville July 9

  It wouldn’t be entirely accurate to say that EZTV met while trying out for J. Spaceman’s latest US touring line-up of Spiritualized, but it’s not far from the truth. Songwriter and audio engineer Ezra Tenenbaum had been casually working on solo home recordings on his Tascam 8-Track in the vein of Shoes, Emitt Rhodes and Cleaners For Venus, and, in a desire to round … Continue reading EZTV on Tour With New Album "Calling Out", at New Mountain Asheville July 9

EZTV on Tour With New Album "Calling Out", at New Mountain Asheville July 9

  It wouldn’t be entirely accurate to say that EZTV met while trying out for J. Spaceman’s latest US touring line-up of Spiritualized, but it’s not far from the truth. Songwriter and audio engineer Ezra Tenenbaum had been casually working on solo home recordings on his Tascam 8-Track in the vein of Shoes, Emitt Rhodes and Cleaners For Venus, and, in a desire to round … Continue reading EZTV on Tour With New Album "Calling Out", at New Mountain Asheville July 9

AAAC Gallery Features Artist Andy Herod and Friends “Misprints”

There will be an opening reception in conjunction with the Downtown Asheville Art District First Friday Art Walk on July 3rd from 5-8pm.   Andy Herod is a professional, self taught painter, illustrator and print maker who has lived in Asheville for 8 years. He is fueled by coffee, the love of dogs and the promise of great adventure. Andy Herod, in collaboration with several different artists including: Anna … Continue reading AAAC Gallery Features Artist Andy Herod and Friends “Misprints”

Jacco Gardner Brings His Psychedelic Baroque Pop to Asheville

“Hypnophobia is the next step into an alternate reality influenced by the present. I’m so inspired by today’s technology that many things I do were not possible in the past.” To call Jacco Gardner a daydreamer may not be as farfetched as he’d have you believe. Its meaning may refer to a fear of sleep, but withHypnophobia, the brand new album from ‘baroque pop’ prince … Continue reading Jacco Gardner Brings His Psychedelic Baroque Pop to Asheville

Zomes and Villages Illuminate the Mothlight With Ambience, July 3

Bring on the fourth of July weekend with a night of ethereal, meditative sounds and leave the fire crackers to the kids. Zomes w/ Villages, Orto Stro July 03 Friday Doors 8:30, Show 9:30 – $5 Zomes is a project by Asa Osborne, guitarist of one of Baltimore’s most legendary punk outfits, Lungfish. While the works of Lungfish provided their own deep spirituality, both Asa … Continue reading Zomes and Villages Illuminate the Mothlight With Ambience, July 3