• Intro — Emerging Ceramicists in Western North Carolina

    The AAAC is pleased to host Akira Satake‘s ceramic invitational, Intro — Emerging Ceramicists in Western North Carolina from December 1,...

    December 1, 2017 - January 5, 2018
  • The Big Crafty

    We are stoked to announce that we will be sponsoring The Big Crafty in partnership with the City of Asheville this December! Stop by our booth to lea...

    December 2 @ 8:00 am - December 3 @ 5:00 pm
  • Business Support for the Creative Entrepreneur

    Business Support for the Creative Entrepreneur Presented in collaboration with the Western Women’s Business Center Led by Jen Aly, M.S. Monday, Dece...

    December 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

South Slope Vision Plan

What is the City doing in the South Slope? The South Slope Visioning process is a planning process led by the City of Asheville with the community and business stakeholders in the South Slope to develop a long term vision for the area. Once the plan is finalized, it will be presented to City Council […]

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2017-18 Buncombe County Grassroots Arts Program Grant Awards

AAAC Announces Buncombe County Grassroots Arts Program Grant Awards The Asheville Area Arts Council (AAAC) is excited to announce the Buncombe County North Carolina Arts Council Grassroots Arts Program subgrant awards to 15 organizations in the fiscal year 2017-18. Since 1977, the North Carolina Arts Council’s Grassroots Arts Program has provided North Carolina citizens access […]

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We are hiring!

The AAAC is inviting applications for a part-time Communications & Operations Assistant.

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Regional Artist Project Grant – due Friday, October 13

RAPG is an annual grant program that provides financial support to artists to fund a project pivotal to their careers.

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The Indigo Color Ball!

The Asheville Area Arts Council is excited to announce the 2017 Color Ball color will be indigo!

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Membership

Your membership is like a personal donation which supports the work of the AAAC. Members receive FREE use of the digital Media Lab, discounts on classes and events, and special invitations.

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Donate

The AAAC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization funded by a combination of corporate sponsors, foundation and government grants, private donors and membership dues. Your tax-deductible donation will help us to continue to offer dynamic programming that supports Asheville-Buncombe’s creative sector!

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Sponsorship

Do you want to help strengthen the vitality and visibility of Asheville’s creative community through advocacy, support and exposure? Find out more about becoming an Asheville Area Arts Council Sponsor!

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Volunteer

The AAAC is often in need of volunteers to assist with a variety of tasks, including gallery hosting, assisting with installation/deinstallation of exhibitions, special events, and more!

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