Exhibition honoring photographer Chuck Marting opens at UNC Asheville, Sept. 29

"Arboretum 2" by John Newton
"Arboretum 2" by John Newton

From a press release:

Exhibition honoring photographer Chuck Marting opens at UNC Asheville, Sept. 29

Honoring Chuck Marting, Photographer, an exhibition of black-and-white photographs by the Asheville Traditional Photographers Group, is on display through September 29 in Ramsey Library Blowers Gallery. A reception with the artists will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4 in the gallery.

The series consists of 40 black-and-white photographs, including photos by Chuck Marting, a musician, neonatal nurse and avid photographer who passed away after a long battle with cancer last year. The Asheville Traditional Photographers Group includes Bruce Black, Bill Logan, Roger Miller, Lee Morgan, John Newton, Jim Norman, Bill Smith, Leigh Svenson and Bob Walther.

The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information, including library hours, visit library.unca.edu or call 828.251.6436.

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Alli Marshall is the arts section editor at Mountain Xpress. She's lived in Asheville for more than 20 years and loves live music, visual art, fiction and friendly dogs. Alli is the winner of the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Fiction Prize and the author of the novel "How to Talk to Rockstars," published by Logosophia Books. Follow me @alli_marshall

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