Kimberly Bartosik, “I hunger for you” at BAM Next Wave Festival

Coming May 13-17, 2020

Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center and UNC Asheville will convene the inaugural Faith in Arts Institute, May 13-17, 2020 This four-day event will bring together acclaimed artists and scholars to explore the intersections of art, faith, and spirit. Public events will include the opening of an exhibition on John Cage and Buddhism (May 15 – August 22, 2020), the southeast premiere performance of I hunger for you, by Guggenheim Fellow Kimberly Bartosik, and the world premiere of a newly commissioned composition Waves and Particles by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer John Luther Adams, performed by the JACK Quartet.


The Faith in Arts Institute is supported by the Center for Jewish Studies at UNC Asheville, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at UNC Asheville, a grant for the humanities from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Henry Luce Foundation as part of their Theology Responsive Grant program.