Through SU (11/1) – Fiber Optics, basketry and photography by Billie Ruth and Doug Sudduth.
Through FR (11/7) – Abstract Autobiography for a Fractured Narrative, works by Rebecca Ringquist. In the Bardo Arts Center.
Through TU (11/4) – Works by Penland School of Crafts’ resident artists. In the S. Tucker Cooke Gallery.
Through FR (10/31) – Small Works Show, works smaller than 12 X12 inches.
Through SA (11/1) – Papercuts, small collage works on paper.
Through SA (1/4) – Appalachian Pastel Society national exhibition.
Through SU (11/30) – Spirits of the Flame, flameworked glass sculpture.
ONGOING – Spooky, pop-art works by member artists.
Through FR (10/31) – Works by faculty.
Through WE (12/31) – Hops & Crafts, mugs, steins & tankards by regional artist.
Through SA (12/6) - Excite, contemporary textiles and fiber art. Held in the Creative Arts Building on Haywood Community College’s campus.
Through TU (10/28) – Carolina Colors, members’ works inspired by fall colors.
Through TH (11/20) – Handmade book-bound pieces by Mary Carol Koester. Artist’s reception: Oct. 15, 5:30pm
Through FR (10/24) – Paintings by Liz Niemeyer.
Through SU (11/9) – Ignition, works by Ron Killian.
Through MO (11/24) – It Was A Day Like Any Other, works by Geza Brunow.
Through SA (11/8) – Give and Take, pairings of works by Asheville and Washington D.C. artists
Through Fr (11/31) – Fauvist-Surrealist figurative works by Matt Zedler
Through (10/26) – Volunteers are needed for many tasks related to Eliada’s Corn Maze. Three-hour shifts available Thu.: 9am-4pm; Fri.-Sun.:10am-8pm.
Through FR (10/31) – For Abigail, with my greatest love, pastels by Cecilia Frederic.
Through SU (11/30) – Weirdness Threshold, works by Julie Armbruster, Tiffany Ownbey and Jessica C. White.
Through (11/7) – Photography by Joe Franklin.
Through FR (11/28) – Four Makers, Four Materials, wood, steel, glass and clay works.
Through FR (11/28) – Shifting Plates II, works by 16 printmakers.
Through FR (11/28) – Self Exam, self portraits by Ursula Gullow.
Through TH (1/15) – Exploring the Depth & Magic of Nature, photography by Susanna Euston, Bonnie Allen and Joanne Senkus.
Through (11/5) – Applications will be accepted for artists and crafters interested in selling art at the ArtMart fundraiser.
Through FR (11/21) – Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League juried show
Through (11/7) – The Mystery, mulit-artist multimedia exhibit.
Through MO (12/15) – Applications open for this annual event honoring the legacy of Black Mountain College. All genres and disciplines. Contact for full guidelines. Free.
Through SA (2/28) – Exhibit: Our Story – This Place: The History of African-American Education in Madison County and the Anderson Rosenwald School.
Through SA (11/8) – Tight Impressionism, panorama paintings by Ray Byram.
FR (10/24) through SU (10/26) – Includes animals, crafters, workshops and demonstrations. $3.
TH (10/23) through SA (10/25), 8am-5pm – Includes working crafters and antique machinery. Sponsored by the Apple Country Antique Engine & Tractor Association. $8 per day.
FR (10/24) & SA (10/25), 9am-4pm – Used book sale.
FR (10/24), 9am-5pm – Discusses the experiences of African Americans in Western North Carolina and Southern Appalachia. Free. Held in the Sherill Center at UNCA.
FR (10/24), 10am – “Spooky Tales Along the Mountain Trails,” ranger-led moderate 2-mile hike. Free. Meets at MP 398.
FR (10/24), 11:25am – “New Math and New Physics.” Lipinsky Auditorium.
FR (10/24), 11:25am – “Sexuality, Gender & Identity: Contemporary Discourses.” Humanities Lecture Hall.
FR (10/24), noon – “Thriving in Chaos,” artist talk with graphic designer Douglass Grimmett. Free.
FR (10/24), 1pm – Mandala sand painting closing ceremony and procession. Highsmith Union. Free.
FR (10/24), 1pm – Mandala sand painting deconstruction ceremony. Begins in Highsmith Student Union.
FR (10/24), 1-5pm – “Brewing Quality in WNC,” seminar on building, maintaining, and evaluating quality control processes in small beverage brewing operations. Registration required. Free. Held on A-B Tech’s Enka campus.
Through FR (10/24), 10am-5pm – Community sand mandala painting and live exhibition. In the Highsmith Student Union.
FR (10/24), 4pm – Includes sugar skull decorating. For ages 12-18. Registration required. Free.
FR (10/24), 4pm – Teen Awesome Group planning meeting, 6th grade and up.
4th FRIDAYS, 5-9pm – Fourth Friday Gallery Walk through businesses in downtown Brevard. Free.
FR (10/24) & SA (10/25), 5:30-8pm – Tours of the historic Terry Estate. $20.
FR (10/24), 5:30pm – Writing workshop with Great Smokies Writing Program director Tommy Hays. Grades 4-6. $8.99.
FR (10/24), 6-8pm – Tickets to this pre-concert party and meet-and-greet with benefit Western North Carolina Alliance’s French Broad Riverkeeper program. $60.
FR (10/25) & SA (10/26), 6pm – Performance by Anenome and Legacy Butoh dance companies. Free.
FR (10/24), 6:30pm – Performance of The Legend of Tommy Hodges, an outdoor drama. $6.
FR (10/24), 6:30pm – Sharyn McCrumb discusses her book Nora Bonesteel’s Christmas Past.
FRIDAYS through SUNDAYS until (10/26) – The Addams Family. $25/$22 seniors and students/$15 children. Fri.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 2:30pm.
THURSDAYS through SUNDAYS until (11/2) – Sylvia. Thu.-Sat.: 7:30pm; Sun.: 2pm. $20/$15 students/$10 children.
FRIDAYS through SUNDAYS until (10/27), 7:30pm - Waiting For Godot. $15/$12 students.
THURSDAYS through SUNDAYS through (10/26) – The Winter’s Tale. Thu.-Sat.:7:30pm; Sun.:2:30pm. $15.
FR (10/24), 7:30pm – Opal String Quartet. $22/$16.50 advance/$5 students.
FR (10/24), 7:30pm – Broadway’s Next Hit Musical, musical comedy improv. $21/$16 faculty & staff/$7 students & children.
WEDNESDAYS through SUNDAYS until (10/26) – A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Wed.-Sun.: 8pm; Thu., Sat., Sun.: 2pm. $40
THURDAYS (10/16) through SUNDAYS (10/26), 8pm – Music on the Rock: John Denver, tribute concert. $24/$22 seniors/$14 students.
FR (10/24), 8pm – Pi.