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  • Common Threads: Innovative Textile Practices in India & Western North Carolina

    09/08/11- 01/27/12

    “Common Threads” explores the fiber art of four artists – two from India and two from Western North Carolina – who work with other individual artists or businesses to create work that is both innovative and viable to the marketplace. This exhibition shares information on the unique artistic processes of these four artists and highlights how collaboration has expanded their opportunities.

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    The Asheville Reef, A Satellite of the Worldwide Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef Project

    5/09/11- 08/12/11

    The Asheville Reef is a part of a collaborative project that was created in 2005 by Margaret and Christine Wertheim of the Institute For Figuring in Los Angeles. The project emerged out of several intersecting threads, mathematics, marine biology, feminine handicraft, collective art practice, and environmental concerns regarding the plight of living reefs.

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    Models of Sustainability in Craft Making

    01/14/11- 04/22/11

    This exhibition features studio craft artists working in residence at EnergyXchange, located in Burnsville, NC, and Jackson County Green Energy Park, located in Sylva, NC.

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    RECENT NEWS

    Artspace Survey Launch: Counting Asheville Artists & Creatives for Affordable Housing Solutions

    The Center for Craft and Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the launch of a comprehensive community outreach campaign and survey to quantify affordable housing and space options for Asheville’s artists, makers, performers and creatives. The Arts Market Survey, with a tagline of “Keep Asheville Creative,” is the next step to addressing community need as part of a bigger project to develop live/work, mixed-use-model development for the creative sector in Asheville.

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