Wednesday, January 28, 2009
Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Works in Progress with Q+A is Thursday, February 5, 2009 at 7:00 p.m. at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. Join the conversation with Christo and Jeanne-Claude at the culmination of an exciting array of programming from the Asheville Art Musuem's smArt speak: Distinguished Artist Series. The talk on February 5th will center on their five decades of work together as well as works in progress. The extended Q+A period gives the audience the chance to delve into the minds of the innovative artists who brought NYC The Gates!
Don't miss it--get your tickets at the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium Box Office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling 828.251.5505 today!
Visit www.ashevilleart.org for more information on this event and the related programming.
Tuesday, January 27, 2009
By becoming a member of Music @ the Museum, you'll have preferred seating at the three yearly Pianoforte concerts and the annual John Cobb concert as well as a wine and cheese reception with the musicians. Call Nancy Sokolove at 828.253.3227, ext. 120 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to join or for more information today!
Tuesday, January 20, 2009
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
And don't miss the opening reception for the exhibition Christo and Jeanne-Claude: Projects this Friday from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.--free with Museum Membership or admission!
Image: Fondation Beyeler and Berower Park
Riehen, Switzerland, 1997-98
Tuesday, January 6, 2009
For Students in Grades 4 – 8
Tuesdays, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
WINTER SESSION: JANUARY 27 – MARCH 3, 2009
SPRING SESSION: MARCH 17 – APRIL 28, 2009
(No Class April 14)
Cost: $60 per six-week session
It’s a myth artists are born and not made. Anyone at any age can learn basic drawing skills and have a creative experience. In each six-week session students will build their confidence with a wide range of materials and learn usable tricks of the trade. Pre-registration is required. To register or for information, call 828.253.3227, ext. 122 or e-mail email@example.com.
After-School Art Class: Create a Bound Book
For Students in Grades 9 – 12
Thursdays, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.
FEBRUARY 26 – APRIL 2, 2009
Cost: $75 for six-week session
Create a bound 7 x 7-inch book. This professional, digitally printed book will last a lifetime. Make up your own cartoon strip, add computer generated art or choose to write and illustrate a story. Pre-registration is required. To register or for information, call 828.253.3227, ext. 122 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Home School Program
For Students Grades 1 – 6
Second Tuesday of each month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
FEBRUARY 10, MARCH 10, APRIL 14 + MAY 12
$3.50 per student per session
Each 90-minute session includes a guided tour of the Museum’s permanent collection or a special exhibition, plus a hands-on activity in the Museum’s studio. Museum admission for students and all materials necessary are included in the cost. Pre-registration is required. To register or for information, call 828.253.3227, ext. 122 or e-mail email@example.com.