Fall Programming 2015
September 25 - 27
ReVIEWING Black Mountain College 7: Bauhaus + USA
Co-hosted by BMCM+AC and UNC Asheville, the three-day program, open to the public, will focus on the Bauhaus legacy in the United States with a full schedule of speakers, panels, workshops, and performances. Registration + Schedule Info
Keynote Speaker: Ellen Lupton, Senior Curator of Contemporary Design, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Featured Speakers: Jonathan Creasy, Brenda Danilowitz, Fabienne Eggelhofer, Mary Emma Harris, and Margret Kentgens-Craig.
Friday, October 23, 12:00 - 1:30pm
Ideas Without Walls / In-Between the Spaces: Works in Progress
As part of the Ideas without Walls: In between the Spaces series, Principal Arne Emerson presents recent work at Morphosis architects, spanning from large-scale urban planning projects to built work at multiple scales. Focusing on the interaction between design, technology, and fabrication, Emerson will outline how 'process' emerges as the central driver and catalyst for bringing theory and contextual research into realized form.
Co-sponsored by the Western Carolina University Design Development Foundation
FREE for BMCM+AC members & students / $7 for non-members
Sunday, October 25, 10:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Notan: Role Reversal in Design
Heather Allen Hietala will lead this workshop focusing on the power and magic of the Japanese design principal of Notan. We will explore the interaction between positive and negative space, between a shape and its background, and the complementary principals of yin and yang. Space is limited! Call 828-350-8484 to register.
$55 BMCM+AC members + students w/ID / $65 non-members
Saturday, November 14, 8:00 pm
MadHat's Poetry, Prose, & Anything Goes
With poets Lisa Jarnot and Thomas Meyer.
$5 for BMCM+AC members / $8 for non-members
Thursday, November 19, 7:00 p.m.
An evening of short film selections connected to Black Mountain College and Chicago's Institute of Design, including rarely seen footage made by students at both schools. $5 BMCM+AC members & students w/ID / $8 for non-members