Margaret Curtis's figurative paintings tackle controversial social and women's issues with painstaking detail and alluring imagery. Exhibit at Flood Gallery Fine Art Center, 2160 US Hwy &0 Swannanoa NC 28778. Exhibit runs through May 13. Call 828-273-3332 for seasonal hours or to make an appointment.
Free and open to the public. Monday - Friday 10am-5pm. In Upper Gallery at the Black Mountain Center for the Arts, 225 W. State St., Black Mountain. The artist hopes to surround the observer with the natural world and the lessons it has to teach us about death and the dying process. Imbedded and protruding from an organic “nest,” dozens of amalgamated mixed-media pieces tell the story of the journey, the orchestration that comes from participating in the dying process.…
Come see Handmade Sculptural Leaves "contemporary fossils"created by local artist, John Wayne Jackson. At Seven Sisters Gallery, 117 Cherry St. Black Mtn NC
Until December 2, 2017 - At Swannanoa Valley Museum, 223 W. State St. Black Mountain. Rafael Guastavino and his son created more than 1,000 unique tile domes and vaultings. Locally at Biltmore Estate and the Basilica of St. Lawrence in Asheville. This major exhibit about the Guastavinos' life has been in Boston, Washington, DC and New York City. Admission by donation. Museum Open Tuesday-Saturday 10am-5pm. Visit the exhibition then venture nearby to Christmont Conference Center, the location of his former estate…
Advance tickets $25 available at the Visitor Center. $35 at door (if available). Wednesday, May 3rd 5:30-7pm at White Horse Black Mountain. Competition: Best Local Dish, Best of show, Best Dessert, Best Display and Best Brew. Presented by the Black Mountain Swannanoa Chamber of Commerce. Participants to 4/20/17 are: My Father's Pizza Red Rocker Inn & Restaurant Black Mountain Bistro Black Mountain Ale House Traditions Bakery Louise's Kitchen Pepperonis Gourmet Pizza Roots & Fruits Market Lookout Brewing Pisgah Brewing Biltmore…
Thursday, May 4, 2017. 7:30am -8:15am at Gentry Heating & Cooling, 100 Buckeye Access Rd. Swannanoa NC 28778
Every Thursday evening 5-7pm. Enjoy free wine tasting and great sale prices. Gourmet dinners are also available with reservations.
Enjoy artwork created by Swannanoa Valley Fine Art League artists on display at The Monte Vista Hotel, 308 W. State St. Black Mtn. FREE Michelle Hamilton's encaustic and mixed media art, Patricia Cotterill's oil "personality plus" cows and goats, Bobbie Roberts' oil landscapes, flowers and portraits, Ann Bevan's oils representing springtime in the mountains Diane Hammer's South American Red Toed Tree Frog collection Sylvia McCollum's silver jewelry Alan Kaufman's whimsical, one-of-a-king found art objects.
Pub and Grub Crawl - 2pm. Taste local cuisine & beverages from 5-6 eateries & stroll historic Blk Mtn. 2 1/2 hour guided tour. Advanced reservations required. Book on-line
Free. Public invited. Friday, May 5, 5-9pm at The Monte Vista Hotel. Meet the artists and mingle with community. Cash bar. Dinner by reservation.
Mountain House Hike - one group each day. Hike the Old Mitchell Trail. Strenuous 6 miles.
May 6, from 8am-1pm, in the Swannanoa Ingles parking lot. Sellers may register by phone approximately two weeks prior to event