ACTIVE ARCHIVE: Martha McDonald | Process + Performance

September 21 – December 30, 2017

ACTIVE ARCHIVE is a stream of programs that pairs the museum’s extensive collection with contemporary artists, curators, and cultural thinkers. It launches with an exhibition featuring the museum’s permanent collection curated by Philadelphia-based interdisciplinary artist Martha McDonald. 

BAUHAUS: Face of the Twentieth Century

FILM SCREENING – {56 Broadway}
Wednesday, November 29, 7pm

This documentary traces the story of the Bauhaus from its founding in 1919 to its closing in 1933. An understanding of the Bauhaus as one of the primary influences on Black Mountain College is essential to a full understanding of BMC. Includes interviews with Bauhaus founder Walter Gropius as well as archival footage and insightful commentary.

FREE for BMCM+AC members + students w/ID // $5 for non-members

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center By The Numbers

200,000+

Visitors

5,950+

Collaborations with Artists + Organizations

1,000+

Events

3,000+

Pieces of Artwork + Ephemera

51

Exhibitions

60+

Oral Histories Created

33

Exhibition Catalogues, Dossiers + Other Publications