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Mountains have played a formative role in Jack Douglas Stern’s life and art. Stern learned to paint while growing up in California, and has since painted mountain scenes throughout the western states. Stern and his family now reside in Tuckasegee, North Carolina, where he continues to capture the nature beauty of his rural surroundings in oils, watercolors and acrylics.
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29790
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Diane S. Dean is a painter in Hendersonville, North Carolina who values the people part of doing her art above all else. She loves interacting with people at art festivals, and her extroverted personality lends itself well to working closely with clients to create commissioned pieces. Most of her acrylic paintings are of natural landscapes and flowers.
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29794
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Hendersonville will offer an outdoor art gallery experience through the 2017 ArtScape Banner Project, reproducing selected work from local artists onto forty banners that will hang throughout the downtown area for a year. ArtScape will include a wide range of styles, media and subject matter, with both two-dimensional and three-dimensional work represented.
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29912
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The Swannanoa Valley Fine Arts League celebrates their fiftieth anniversary. Margaret Gilbert and Olive Granger started the league in 1967, recruiting mostly women artists in Black Mountain and the surrounding region. Members continue the legacy of its founders through regular meetings, displays of work and varied art classes.
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29700
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Toe River Arts Council’s (TRAC’s) twenty-third annual Holiday Studio Tour will feature more than seventy artists in Yancey and Mitchell counties. A guide lists artists and galleries on a map of the tour. This is an opportunity for the community and visitors to meet artists where they live and work.
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22503
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Asheville Community Theatre presents two shows; one an aerial arts piece called 'UP' and the other a chamber musical entitled 'John & Jen', which put romantic and familial love at center stage. 'UP' is presented by Asheville Aerial Arts, artistically directed by Christine Aiken. 'John & Jen' stars Mark Hones and Kelli Mullinix.
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22502
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Pottery artist Ken Sedberry and his wife Connie have created their home in Yancey County to organically incorporate elements from their travels and the environment as well as showcase Ken's art.
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22504
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The 13th annual Asheville Fringe Arts Festival offers multiple daily opportunities to experience multi-genre art performances and installations.
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23868
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Margaret Curtis is a painter and curator in Tryon, North Carolina who makes art more accessible to the locals in the community.
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17869
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In an age of turmoil, North Carolina native, John Beerman turns to artwork to the calming waters of North Carolina.
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23813
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Lawrence Mazzanovich (1871-1959) was a famous impressionist style painter who eventually settled in Tryon, North Carolina. He was part of the Tryon Artist Colony, which included many artists from the early 1900s who were based out of Tryon.
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WNC Magazine (NoCar F261 .W64), Vol. 4 Issue 6, August 2010, p28-31, il, por Periodical Website
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29609
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The inaugural exhibition in the Museum’s new North Carolina Gallery is titled Inverted Utopias and features 20 key works by Bob Trotman. North Carolina artist Trotman began his career as a furniture maker before transitioning to a full-time sculpture artist in 1997. Trotman’s painted and carved-wood portraits depict people at dramatic transitional moments on the brink of change. His works are often both humorous and unsettling and in unusual positions.
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Preview (NoCar Oversize N 715 R2 A26), Vol. Issue , Fall 2010, p6-11
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23768
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WNC Magazine presents ten of the best emerging artists in Western North Carolina.
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WNC Magazine (NoCar F261 .W64), Vol. 3 Issue 3, May 2009, p62-81, il, por Periodical Website
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23796
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Western North Carolina is home to several artists who recycle cast-out objects into beautiful works of art.
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23646
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McKee presents artists who make and sell instruments, like fiddles and drums, in Western North Carolina.
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