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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New Artwork for Lexington Avenue: City of Asheville Calls for Entries

A new public artwork will come to downtown Asheville, thanks to a collaboration between the Asheville Downtown Association Foundation and the City’s Public Art & Cultural Commission. The artwork will be installed at 65 N. Lexington Ave., a spot adj …

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Help the AAAC at Asheville’s Half Marathon and get a free Arts Council t-shirt!

The Asheville Area Arts Council is one of the charity partners of the Asheville Half Marathon and 10K, being held on Saturday, June 3. We will act as waterstop staff and course marshals during the Half Marathon and are looking for others to help us out …

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Asheville Lyric Opera needs your assistance!

The Asheville Lyric Opera is in need of summer housing for Young Artists, a pianist, and principle artists for their summer activities. Their summer Young Artist Program brings 6 aspiring opera singers (usually in their mid-twenties) to Asheville to st …

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2017 Asheville Art in the Park Arts & Community Grant Awards

The Asheville Area Arts Council (AAAC) is pleased to announce the awards of the 2017 Asheville Art in the Park Arts & Community Grant.

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Purchase tickets now for the Creative Sector Summit!

We have released the full schedule of presentations for the Creative Sector Summit! Tickets are on sale now through Friday, April 14.

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Save the date for the 7th annual Creative Sector Summit!

Join us on Friday, April 21 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at The Collider as we explore Innovation in the Arts!

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David Feingold joins the AAAC board of directors

David Feingold joins the AAAC board of directors

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“Hello My Name Is…” Project part of an exhibition at Asheville School

The “Hello My Name Is…” project, which is fiscally sponsored by the AAAC will be part of Douglas Lail’s exhibition at Asheville School in January.

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AAAC Professional Development Grant for Artists

We are excited to announce that we have a new professional development grant for artists! Are you ready to grow your creative business? Then apply now!

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