The River Arts District / UNC Asheville Artist Alumni Show

Ramsey Library, Blowers Gallery

On February 9, UNC Asheville will host the opening reception for “The River Arts District / UNC Asheville Artist Alumni Show” in Ramsey Library’s Blowers Gallery from 4-6 p.m. As part of Homecoming Week events, this exhibition, curated by Karen Keil Brown ’81, showcases the artistic careers of 12 talented alumni and celebrates the exceptional education and training they received at UNC Asheville.  

Free

When Dreams Take Flight

Lipinsky Hall Auditorium

A series of performances from University Chorale and the Reuter Center Singers, directed by Chuck Taft; the UNC Asheville Wind Ensemble, directed by Emily Mariko Eng; and the UNC Asheville Percussion Ensemble, directed by Matthew Richmond. The concert will take place February 25 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Lipinsky Hall Auditorium on UNC Asheville’s campus.

Free

Lecture on Animal Lives at Petra with Kathryn Grossman, NCSU

Highsmith Student Union, Mountain Suites (225/226)

The ancient city of Petra, located in Jordan, is renowned for its monumental tombs and sacred structures. However, recent excavations have unveiled a previously unseen aspect of life in Petra - the complex relationships between humans and animals. In this lecture presented by Dr. Kathryn Grossman, an assistant professor of anthropology at North Carolina State […]

“No Exit” by Jean Paul Sartre, a TheatreUNCA production

Carol Belk Theatre

TheatreUNCA’s newest production is “No Exit,” a play from renowned playwright and existentialist Jean-Paul Sartre, with showings February 29 through March 2 at 7:30 p.m. and March 3rd at 2 p.m in the Carol Belk Theatre at UNC Asheville.

$5 – $15

Visiting Writers: Natalie Baszile

Highsmith Student Union, Blue Ridge Room (202/203)

On March 20 at 7 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Room of UNC Asheville’s Highsmith Union, Natalie Baszile will present readings from her recent work.

Free

Visiting Writers: Neema Avashia

Highsmith Student Union, Blue Ridge Room (202/203)

On April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Blue Ridge Room of UNC Asheville’s Highsmith Union, Neema Avashia will present readings from her recent work.

Free