The Ultimate Guide To Asheville and the Western North Carolina Mountains
The Ultimate Guide to Asheville & the Western North Carolina Mountains

The Online Version of the Best-selling Regional Guidebook

Susanna Pantas, Artist

Asheville Art

Pen & Ink Drawings of Biltmore Estate, by Lee James Pantas

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  Located in the heart of downtown Asheville on Pack Square, the Asheville Art Museum is set within the elegance of a restored 1926 structure of Italian Renaissance design. The museum’s permanent collection features America’s impressionists, regionalist and contemporary abstract artists. In the spacious galleries above, traveling exhibitions spotlight a broad range of artistic talent in a full spectrum of media and highlight nationally renowned collections of sculpture, paintings, traditional and contemporary crafts.Asheville Art Musem, Pack Pack, pen & ink drawing by Lee James Pantas
   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.

Website: Asheville Art Museum
Asheville NC
Address: 175 Biltmore Avenue · Asheville, NC 28801
Telephone: 828-253-3227
Hours: All Year: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, June-October Only: 1:00-5 p.m. Sunday
Fees: Adult, senior, student and child rates
Allow: 1-3 hours
Of Note: Building listed in the National Register of Historic Places
Nearby: Asheville Area Arts Council GalleriesAsheville Community Theatre (ACT), Grove Arcade Public Market, Thomas Wolfe Memorial,
Basilica of St. Lawrence  aSHEville Museum
Directions: From I-240 take exit 5A Merrimon Avenue and follow signs for Highway 25 south for three blocks. Pack Place is located on Pack Square, directly in front of the Vance Monument.

  Wild & Furry Animals of the Southern Appalachian Mountains, by Lee James Pantas


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