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Sonic Art at WCU

The WCU Fine Art Museum at Bardo Arts Center will open a new exhibition, Resounding Change: Sonic Art and the Environment, with a reception on Thursday, August 22, from 5-7 p.m.

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Come to the 14th Leicester Studio Tour

Studio artists in Leicester will open their doors on Saturday and Sunday, August 17 and 18, for the 14th annual Come to Leicester Studio Tour. The free, self-guided tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on each day. “This year’s tour has more artists than ever,” says Nirado Sloan, lead chairperson of the tour. “We all participate with a desire to succeed, to share our beautiful countryside...

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The Laurel of Asheville lifestyle magazineThe Laurel of Asheville lifestyle magazine is available in both print and digital editions

We are delighted you have chosen us to be your gateway—both through our popular print Asheville lifestyle magazine and our website—to the arts, culture, and communities that comprise the remarkable area that is Western North Carolina. In these pages, you will find behind-the-scenes stories about the region’s concerts, theatre and dance productions, festivals, restaurants, artists, and the multitude of locally-based businesses. We also enjoy bringing you features about the people and organizations who are caring for those in need, protecting our historic heritage, preserving our rich and diverse environment, and nurturing our cultural soul.