Ronald Robertson, Studies Building at Black Mountain College, 1951,
oil on Masonite, 17.9 x 18.6 inches, Black Mountain College Collection,
Gift of the Artist, 2013

Asheville Art Museum opens Black Mountain College artists exhibition, Aug. 5

PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE ART MUSEUM: The Asheville Art Museum is excited to present Geometric Vistas: Landscapes by Artists of Black Mountain College, a new exhibition opening Saturday, August 6. Geometric Vistas provides visitors with the opportunity to explore abstract landscapes and cityscapes created by artists who studied and taught at Black Mountain College between […]

Spartan Championship Race takes place at Grove Stone and Sand Co., Aug. 6

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Spartan Race will take over the Grove Stone and Sand Company this coming Saturday, August 6. The Asheville Super is #4 of the Spartan NBC Championship Series. Grove Stone and Sand Company will be home to thousands of North Carolinians looking to experience the world’s leading obstacle race. With over […]

Brewgrass announces performers for 20th anniversary fest on Sept. 17

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: Brewgrass Festival is proud to announce its 20th anniversary event will feature The Travelin’ McCourys with special guest Peter Rowan and additional performances the Jon Stickley Trio and Bobby Miller and the Virginia Daredevils. The festival will return to Memorial Stadium in downtown Asheville, NC on Saturday, September 17th, 2016, […]

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Goldie and the Screamers plus Virginia and the Slims play White Horse, Aug. 6

PRESS RELEASE FROM WHITE HORSE BLACK MOUNTAIN: On Saturday, August 6 at 8 p.m. the White Horse Black Mountain will hop to the danceable sounds of two great bands fronted by powerhouse female singers. Goldie and the Screamers are an Asheville Soul/Neo Soul outfit featuring CaroMia Tiller, while Virginia and the Slims’ vibe, with singer […]

Biltmore Estate’s annual summer concert series begins Thursday, July 28

PRESS RELEASE FROM BILTMORE ESTATE: Biltmore’s annual concert series begins this Thursday, July 28, with shows staged on the South Terrace of Biltmore House. All concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. Performers and dates are subject to change. The 2016 Biltmore Concert Series line-up: July 28 — Daughtry Aug. 12 — Casting Crowns with special guest […]

Sitar player Reshma Shrisvastava performs at The Altamont Theatre, July 29

PRESS RELEASE FROM EVENT ORGANIZERS: WHEN:  Friday July 29, 2016 DOORS: 7pm  |  SHOW: 8pm GENRE:  classical Indian sitar AGES:  all ages TICKETS:  $15 adv. / $18 d.o.s. / $25 VIP (guaranteed seating in 1st three rows!) World reknowned performing artist Reshma Srivastava, M. A. was born into a family of professional musicians in Allahabad, India. […]


Crimes of the Heart will be onstage at Asheville Community Theatre Aug. 12-28

PRESS RELEASE FROM ASHEVILLE COMMUNITY THEATRE: Lenny, Meg and Babe Magrath are three Southern sisters with very different personalities and lives who have just reunited due to unfortunate circumstances: Babe is out on bail after shooting her husband in the stomach. Crimes of the Heart is warm-hearted, irreverent, zany and brilliantly imaginative comedy – and […]

Photo by Kristofer Thompson

Jeff Arnal appointed Executive Director of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center

PRESS RELEASE FROM BLACK MOUNTAIN COLLEGE MUSEUM + ARTS CENTER: Jeff Arnal has been appointed Executive Director of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center (BMCM+AC) it was announced today by BMCM+AC Co-Chairs Brian Butler, PhD, and Don Carson effective August 1, 2016. In his position at BMCM + AC, he will be responsible for […]

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Bernstein Family preview party fundraiser at Magnetic Theatre, Sept. 14

PRESS RELEASE FROM THE MAGNETIC THEATRE: It’s Christmas in July! Every year, The Magnetic Theatre’s Bernstein Family Christmas Spectacular sells out its entire run, often before the show even opens. If you’ve ever felt frustrated because you missed your chance to get tickets to the show the Asheville Citizen-Times calls “the Christmas show to see […]