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  1. Smart bets: Photographers of Black Mountain CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Mountain Xpress

    When Black Mountain College was founded in 1933, teachers and students recognized the potential of photography and incorporated it into workshops and the curriculum. "Lacking funds for anything beyond a rudimentary darkroom and basic supplies, artists had to work and experiment within limitations," explains Jeff Arnal, executive director of Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center.

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  2. Many Ways for Artists to Find New Sources of InspirationRead the original story

    Monday | Switched

    ... felt trapped in the socially conscious work he had done in the 1930s and '40s, took a teaching position at Black Mountain College in North Carolina, which proved stimulating to him. "Black Mountain was a very argumentative place. A lot of the ...

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  3. Exhibition offers a new and unusual approach to color in the work of abstract painter Josef AlbersRead the original story

    Sunday | Art Daily

    ... Variant/Adobe series, which he initiated in 1947 in La Luz, New Mexico during a sabbatical from teaching at Black Mountain College. The abstract, architectonic forms that make up these works demonstrate the profound influence of Latin American art ...

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  4. Weekend Picks: Friday, Jan. 13 - Sunday, Jan. 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 13 | Mountain Xpress

    Beginning today, Friday, Jan. 13 and running through Saturday, May 13, The Black Mountain College Museum + Arts Center is hosting the Zola Marcus: Kinetic Origins exhibition, which includes Zola Marcus' early representational and Cubist works as well as his more abstract later paintings. Marcus attended the 1953 Summer Institute at Black Mountain College and the show explores the impact that his short time at the college had on his life and practice and how his work has contributed to the college and its legacy.

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  5. No Grid, No Problem for Sustainability EducationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 13 | World News Report

    BLACK MOUNTAIN, NORTH CAROLINA, UNITED STATES, January 11, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / -- From June 10 to Aug. 11, SOIL is offering the only community-based, off-grid residential permaculture program in the Eastern U.S. through its Permaculture and Ecovillage Immersion. Based out of Earthaven Ecovillage near Black Mountain, NC, this residency will challenge participants not only to develop self-reliance, but also to work with others in the construction of more resilient and ecologically conscious communities.

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  6. Don't panic over new Asheville boil water advisoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Mountain Xpress

    Much of the Asheville city water supply comes from the North Fork Reservoir near Black Mountain. Photo courtesy of the city of Asheville Customers of Asheville's water system will soon see an increase in the number of "boil water advisories" issued by Asheville's Water Resources Department, says city spokesperson Polly McDaniel , but that doesn't mean the system is less safe than before.

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  7. David Zwirner Gallery Presents the Estate of Ruth AsawaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "The gallery is proud to be entrusted with the extraordinary legacy of Ruth Asawa, who started her career at Black Mountain College under Josef Albers's tutelage. The intense focus of her work and the modesty of the materials align her closely with ...

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  8. Rarely seen silkscreen prints by Jacob Lawrence on view at the Phillips CollectionRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 7 | Art Daily

    ... historical and contemporary themes, such as war, religion, and civil rights. He taught with Josef Albers at Black Mountain College in North Carolina in 1946 and later at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Maine. He moved to Seattle in ...

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  9. Turkey is holding an American pastor in prison on bogus chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 7 | Hot Air

    ... to date which will bring you up to speed on Brunson's situation. Pastor Andrew Brunson - a U.S. citizen from Black Mountain, North Carolina - was summoned to the local police station in Izmir, Turkey on the morning of October 7, 2016. He believed he ...

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  10. Ruth Asawa is now represented by David ZwirnerRead the original story

    Friday Jan 6 | Art Daily

    ... "The gallery is proud to be entrusted with the extraordinary legacy of Ruth Asawa, who started her career at Black Mountain College under Josef Albers's tutelage. The intense focus of her work and the modesty of the materials align her closely with ...

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  11. Black Mountain hunter kills 15-point, 180-class trophy on Thanksgiving DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | North Carolina Sportsman

    As Kevin Bartlett of Black Mountain and his 11-year-old daughter, Addison sat side by side in their ladder stand on Thanksgiving morning, they knew two things: a 15-point buck was in the area and the wind was in their face, coming from the direction they expected him. And though the sequence of events did not follow the plan they made, Kevin Bartlett dropped the 181 3/8-inch, 15-point Buncombe County beast.

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  12. Police: No charges for driver in wreck that killed girl, 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 4 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. (AP) - Police in Black Mountain say no charges will be filed against the driver of a car that struck and killed a ...

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  13. 6-year-old N.C. girl dies after struck by car on highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | Burlington Times News

    Local news outlets report that police say Israel Wilson was hit by a vehicle travelling on U.S. 70 in Black Mountain on Friday. She was taken to a hospital and later died.

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  14. 6-year-old girl dies after struck by car on highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | WSOCTV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. (AP) - A 6-year-old girl has died after being struck by a vehicle on a North Carolina highway. Local news outlets ...

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  15. Six-year-old girl dies after being struck by car on NC highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 1 | FOX Carolina

    Mission Hospital said a six-year-old girl has died after being hit by a car Friday night in Black Mountain. Police said Israel Wilson ran out into traffic around 7:30 p.m. and was hit by a vehicle traveling west on U.S. 70. We are in close contact with the family of Israel Wilson, a beautiful and dynamic 6-year-old little girl.

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  16. Jam In The Trees Announces Initial 2017 LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 28 | JamBase

    The 2nd annual Jam In The Trees will take place at August 25 - 26 at Pisgah Brewing Company in Black Mountain, North Carolina. Organizers have revealed the first batch of musicians performing at next year's two-day fest.

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  17. Whatever Happened To: McKinnons seek healing in months after sons' deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... scene of the fire that killed Patrick and Logan McKinnon this past spring. At the Lake Eden Arts Festival in Black Mountain, North Carolina, they performed a ritual used in Qoya, a movement-based art form that Lindsay McKinnon teaches. While dozens ...

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  18. Relationship between Colorado Buffaloes coach Mike MacIntyre, OSU...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Denver Post

    ... 1990s, when their families met at a Fellowship of Christian Athletes coaches camps during a couple summers in Black Mountain, N.C. Mike and Trisha MacIntyre became friendly with Spencer and his wife, Angela, who later died after a long battle with ...

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  19. Christmas on Candy Cane Lane -Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 20 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Photo submitted The students at Black Mountain Elementary School recently presented "Christmas on Candy Cane Lane" to parents and the community's residents. The students at Black Mountain Elementary School recently presented "Christmas on Candy Cane Lane" to parents and the community's residents.

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  20. Tuesday History: When a poet discovers the segregated SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 20 | Mountain Xpress

    FROM BLACK MOUNTAIN TO MONTGOMERY: In 1965, poet Galway Kinnell joined the march from Selma to Montgomery. While in Montgomery, he was struck in the head by a state trooper's billy club.

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