Upcoming Events

 

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January 21 – February 13
HUSK: Warren Wilson College Fine Art/Craft Intern Exhibition
Elizabeth Holden Gallery
Opening Reception: January 29, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Works by Alexander Aloi, Michelle Florence, Rachel Slaughter, Michael Waldedk, and Madalyn Wofford

ADV_CCCD Exhibit Loving After Lifetimes of All This

January 30 – May 23
Loving After Lifetimes of All This
The Center for Craft Creativity & Design (CCCD) – Benchspace Gallery & Workshop
Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Opening Reception:January 30
5:30 – 7:30 pm

Curated by Danny Orendorff, 2013-2014 Curator-in-Residence and Interim Programs Director for the Charlotte Street Foundation in Kansas City, MO. Loving After Lifetimes of All This is an exhibition exploring the intersections of craft, self-care, apprenticeship, and survival within the practices of historically disadvantaged populations. Including artwork and ephemera from over 15 artists, activists, and archives nationwide, this exhibition considers ‘craft’ in an expanded sense to include such practices as homeopathy, scrapbooking, gardening, and other do-it-yourself (DIY) strategies for self-reliance. View the featured artists and more information here.


February 20 at 7:00 p.m.

February 21 at 3:00 p.m.
A Life in Song: Celebrating the Legacy of Dr. Robert Keener
Central United Methodist Church – Asheville

Dr. Keener founded the Asheville Choral Society in 1977 and was the director for 23 years while on the faculty of Warren Wilson College. A Life in Song celebrates the life and spirit of this wonderful conductor and the rich legacy he has given. Pater Noster, by Latvian composer Peteris Vasks, is a composition of minimalist textures and Romantic sonorities. The second half of this program features the wonderful Serenade to Music by Ralph Vaughan Williams.Adults: $25, Students: $10. Click here for more information.


February 26 – May 6

Craft Talk Series
PEW Learning Center and Ellison Library 
7:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Regional artists will share their inspirations, techniques, and lessons they have learned as professional makers and business owners.

February 25–Josh Copus (Ceramics)
March 11–Zach Nobel (Metal)
March 25–Jessica Green (Fiber)
April 8–Seth Weiseneck (Wood)
April 29–Susan Link (Wood)
May 6–Julie Merril (Metal)


March 2 – 9
Annual Student Exhibition
Opening Reception: March 5, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

A juried exhibition featuring work by Warren Wilson College students.


March 27

From Hair to There
Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD)
6:00 p.m.

Co-hosted by WWC and the CCCD, From Hair to There is a talk by artist Sonya Clark. Clark uses a variety of materials, including human hair and combs, to address race, culture, class, and history. Her artwork is included in the exhibition Loving After Lifetimes of All This at the
CCCD. Clark is the chair of the Department of Craft/Material Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University and the recipient of a Craft
Research Grant from the CCCD and an ArtPrize award.


April 22

Presentation by Gabriel Craig
Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD)
6:30 p.m.

Artist Gabriel Craig is a metalsmith, writer, and craft activist. He will be on Campus for a 10 day artist residency as a part of Making Art Work, a program designed to engage issues related to the relevance, application and significance of craft study and materials arts in undergraduate education.

Craig is passionate about engaging others to consider a wider view of the meaning and relevance of making and craft in the 21st century. He will be working with students across the Triad on projects on Campus and in Asheville.

 

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Note: All events are subject to change.