The Asheville Art Museum in Asheville, NC, is excited to celebrate regional studio craft by hosting a Pop-Up Craft Jewelry Marketplace on July 16, 17 + 18, 2015, from 10am – 5pm each day. Held in conjunction with the exhibit on view, “Flourish: Selected Jewelry From the Daphne Farago Collection”, this three-day pop-up marketplace is curated by Asheville’s own Constance Ensner and features the work of some of our region’s most talented jewelry artists.
The Museum is thrilled to welcome the following jewelry artists: Denise Carbonell, Kelly Carlson-Reddit, David Chatt, Kat Cole, Lisa Colby, Lisa Crowder, Olivia Desoria, Angela Eastman, Nancy Fleming, Gartha Studio (Martha Abraham + Gary Rawlins), Joanna Gollberg, Morgan Hill, Lisa Klakulak, Terri Logan, Stephanie Onel, Marita Strauss, and Terry Taylor.
Artists of other mediums: Kevin Hogan – painter + printmaker, Barbara Fisher – painter, Courtney Martin – ceramicist, Kathy Triplett – ceramicist, and Barbara Zaretsky – fiber artist.
Admission to the Marketplace is free with admission or Museum membership.
Founded by artists in 1948 in Asheville, NC, the Asheville Art Museum annually presents an exciting, inviting and active schedule of exhibitions and public programs based on its permanent collection of 20th and 21st century American art. Any visit will also include experiences with works of significance to Western North Carolina’s cultural heritage including Studio Craft, Black Mountain College and Cherokee artists. Special exhibitions feature renowned regional and national artists and explore issues of enduring interest. The Museum also offers a wide array of innovative, inspiring and entertaining educational programs for people of all ages.
Additional information on upcoming exhibitions and public programs at the Museum can be found online at (www.ashevilleart.org).