ARTS + MUSIC

Don't miss your last chance to score unique gifts at this very special pop up at the Masonic Temple.

From the director of 'Gravity' and 'Children of Men' comes a beautiful, shining example of what film is capable of. A moving an honest tribute to women everywhere.

This week, film critic James Rosario presents a blast from Gothy past with this 90s, EMO classic to curl up to on a cold start to the weekend.

Asheville Area Arts Council
The Asheville Area Arts Council hosts the 2018 Holiday Market on Saturday, December 8th

"Ad Lucem: Masking and the Resilience of a Human Spirit” - A photo exhibition by local artist Shawn Winebrenner opens December 7

Wlidlife
A subtle and powerful debut from director Paul Dano starring Carey Mulligan + Jake Gyllenhaal is now playing at Grail Moviehouse.

Friday Night at the Video store is a review series honoring the long-lost and highly missed art of wandering the aisles of your local video rental shop.

This documentary about self-proclaimed art world rebels plays for one night only in Asheville on 11/29.

Black Swan
Asheville's open mic night for bad dating stories is back with new host, comedian and overall badass, Black Swan.

Denise Carbonell
A powerful exhibition of art from sexual assault survivors in the Asheville community opens Thursday 15.

Asheville River Arts Studio Stroll
November 10 - 11 marks yet another fall Studio Stroll in the River Arts District where you can meet art makers + become an art collector.

A beautifully dark and grim Western fable brought to near-perfect life by the Coen brothers and cinematographer Bruno Delbonnel.

A compelling documentary that falls just short of greatness due to a few missed opportunities.

/ Fleurs / showcases the work of an artist who is French born and loving, living the Asheville life.

A meandering melodrama that's saved (if that's possible) by the performance of Emma Thompson.

It's wild, it's crazy, it's not for everyone - and I dare you to see it.

Miss Gay Latina Asheville 2014 by Abi Fields Photography
In its 11th year the pageant returns to the Diana Wortham Theater on Saturday, November 3rd for an unforgettable night of fabulosity.

Hank Willis Thomas, Black Power
Clear your calendar for the opening of this must-see exhibition that explores the African American experience through contemporary art.

The Pink Panther
Top of the line ensemble comedy with one star shining above the rest (try and guess which one).

Brooklyn based duo headline the legendary Asheville music venue.

SEBC past at New Mountain AVL
Top street dancers from all over the US will gather to battle it out B-boy style at Asheville Music Hall for the 9th Annual SEBC.

LAAF 2018
In case you missed it or just want to reminisce, here are some clips from LAAF (Living Asheville Arts Festival) that happened Labor Day Weekend #SundayFunday.

'The Mouse That Roared' kicks off a four-part Peter Sellers retrospective at the Fairview Library on September 4th

plēb asheville
AVL wine lovers have more reason to toast in celebration with the Grand Opening of plēb on Saturday the 1st.

Asheville singer-songwriter Hannah Kaminer will open the show.

Let's Drall Y'all At BattleCat
Every Tuesday night, you can go to BattleCat in West AVL and just chill, draw, sketch, relax. Join the movement!

A likable enough story that could have been great with a shift in tone.

Yacht Rock Revival
Get your sailor attire on for tonight's Yacht Rock REVIVAL at Salvage Station with inspiration from Honeypot #SAILAWAY

An above-average legal/procedural thriller that doesn't quite live up to the director's previous work, but is still well worth a look.

The city's first Visiting Artist Program is aimed at honoring Asheville's African-American community.

The January festival is expanding into a week-long event.

The N.C. Stage Company's theater space is hosting a singer-songwriter listening-room concert series called "Up Close" this summer.

Baker makes beautiful lamps, and Koll is a photographer.

The gallery will celebrate its new location with an Aug. 3 reception.

Asheville-based Cory Brent of Broken Bellows talks about his inspiration behind the duo's debut album.

The play is a one-person documentary of sorts, featuring actor Mondy Carter.

A reception for the show will be held from 5-9 p.m. at District Wine Bar.

The Asheville River Arts District includes 23 buildings and more than 200 artists.

The performance will mix both classical music and popular hits.

The event, set for Nov. 7-11 in Asheville, will give artists, scientists and environmentalists an opportunity to work together creatively on environmental issues.

A perfectly functional film that's sure to please many and prove harmless to the rest.

Reardon has been serving as assistant director for five years.

"Starbright" by Sean David Robinson was named the winner of the 2019 New Play Project and Mark Gilbert Award.

The show features photographs by several artists.

A new installation will feature the work of artist Aaron McIntosh.

Butora currently serves as the music director of the Tallahassee and Missoula symphony orchestras.

Easily the most intense and terrifying horror film to come out in decades. It won't be for everyone, but it will affect anyone who sees it in some way.

This year’s theme is “Celebrating Women in Rhythm.”