In photos: AAAC’s Gilded Ball

Photo by Carrie Eidson

Asheville Area Arts Council held their annual color ball at Isis Restaurant & Music Hall on Saturday, Sept. 27. This year’s gilded theme was inspired by the organization’s new location in the Grove Arcade and the legacy of the Vanderbilts and the family’s involvement in Asheville’s art scene during the early 20th century.

“As we move forward in our work, it’s important for us to reiterate the importance of culture and the arts and what it means as a community’s identity,” said AAAC Executive Director Kitty Love, in a reccent interview with Xpress.

For more from the Gilded Ball, visit Asheville Area Arts Council’s Facebook page or search #gildedball on Instagram or Twitter

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About Carrie Eidson
Multimedia journalist and Green Scene editor at Mountain Xpress. Part-time Twitterer @mxenv but also reachable at ceidson@mountainx.com. Follow me @carrieeidson

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