4/22/2013 - Art openings, receptions, and tours
by Asheville Citizen Times
'Vivacity,' a photograph by Mars Hill student Olivia Buckner, is included in a group show at the Weizenblatt Gallery in the Moore Building of Mars Hill College, through May 9. Other artists in the exhibit are Joel Dempsey, Emma Hoffman, Kristen Landers and James 'Jamie' Raezer. / Olivia Buckner/Special to the Citizen-Times
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ART'S ALIVE AT FIG! 4 p.m. today, FIG, Biltmore Village, Sweeten Creek Road. Creative edibles and art, meet local professional artists of Southern Highland Craft Guild and see their spring creations available for purchase. $5. Call 277-0889.
ART QUILT SHOW: "Strings and Threads: Art Quilts by Stephanie Wilds, Musical Themes and More" 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Friday, Black Mountain Center for the Arts, 225 W. State St. Call 669-0930.
SPRING CERAMICS & ART SALE: 4-7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, UNC Asheville's Owen Hall, S. Tucker Cooke Gallery. Pottery, prints, photography, glass, metal and sculpture. Visit www.art.unca.edu.
OLLI ART BAZAAR: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, UNC Asheville's Reuter Center. OLLI members present painting, photography, jewelry, textiles and more for display and sale. Call 251-6140 or visitwww.olliasheville.com.
"DOG ON IT" ART SHOW: April 26-27 with a reception from 5-8 p.m. Friday, April 26, Kathleen's Gallery, Main Street, Saluda. Fundraiser for Foothills Humane Society. Pictures of sculptures can be seen on Facebook/Susie Welsh. Call 749-3900.
WIN A QUILT: "Bear Went Over The Mountain" quilt on display alternatively at the Jackson County Public Library and FOL Used Book Store in downtown Sylva. Donations are $1 or six tickets for $5. Also on display April 27 at the FOL booth at Greening Up The Mountains festival. Call 586-1221.
WORLDWIDE PINHOLE CAMERA DAY: 1-4 p.m. April 28, Black Mountain Center for the Arts, 225 W. State St. Promotes the fantasy, art, fun and experience of lens-less photography. Pinhole cameras available to borrow. Free. Call 669-0930. Visit www.pinholeday.org.
APPALCHIAN PASTEL SOCIETY EXHIBIT: Opens May 1 with a reception from 6:30-8:30 p.m. May 3, BlackBird Frame & Art, 365 Merrimon Ave., Asheville. To May 31. Call 252-3117.