photo+sphere Schedule

All events are free and open to the public unless noted

Pre-Events

OCT 28–NOV 11

Art+Science in the Field (ASIF)
Two-week residency for artists and scientists

TUES OCT 30

7PM (doors open at 6:30) 
The Human Element
film by photographer James Balog
Collapse the Distance
multimedia piece by
Canyon and Forest Woodward
The Collider

(Free, donations appreciated) 

NOV 1

4:30-6:30PM
The Cloud Library: Volume 1
Exhibition reception
Holden Gallery
Warren Wilson College

NOV 5—12

Makers Circle
photo+sphere one-week residency

NOV 7

6:30PM
Seeing Nature Through a Camera Trap
Nature Conservancy presentation
REI

8PM
Watermark
A film by Jennifer Baichwal and Edward Burtynsky
Co-hosted by photo+sphere and Mountain True
New Belgium Brewing Company

(Free. donations appreciated—all proceeds benefit Mountain True) 

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NOV 8

All Thursday events at
Asheville Masonic Temple

12:00PM
Forms of Testimony
Rephotographic project with Susan Martin and students from Western Carolina University.

5–7PM
Kickoff Party and Fundraiser
Join us for a photo+sphere celebration prior to Mel Chin's presentation
Asheville Masonic Temple
Ticketed event

7PM
Mel Chin
The Arctic Is Asheville
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Asheville Masonic Temple Ticketed event

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NOV 9

12:00PM
The Slowness
Artist’s talk with Brooks Dierdorff
Center for Craft

2:30PM
Sonic Retreat
Meet and greet for project participants
REVOLVE  at the RAMP

4–6PM
Exhibition receptions
Picturing Purity
5:15 Curator's Talk by Anna Helgeson
REVOLVE at the RAMP

A Dialog in Photographs
Susan Patrice and Benjamin Dimmitt
DOT Editions at the RAMP

6PM
Sharon Harper
Some Observations on Movements of the Earth

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
STEAM at the RAMP
Ticketed event

8–9:30PM
Anthropocene Short Films
STEAM at the RA


NOV 10

9AM
Sonic Retreat
Workshop
REVOLVE at the RAMP

9AM–12PM
Immersive Visualization
Geodome theater presentations
Ned Gardiner and David McConville
YMI

1PM
The Cloud Library
Talk by Eric Baden
Black Mountain College
Museum + Arts Center

2:15PM
Beyond the "Whole Earth"
Talk by David McConville
Black Mountain College
Museum + Arts Center

4:30–6:30PM
Altering Nature:
Pictures of a Changing Environment
Exhibition reception
Tracey Morgan Gallery

6:30PM
Justin Guariglia
KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
Black Mountain College
Museum + Arts Center
Ticketed event

9PM
Sonic Retreat Live
REVOLVE at the RAMP
Ticketed event

 

NOV 11

1PM
The Devil We Know
film screening hosted by Blue Spiral 1 and photo+sphere
Q+A with film co-director Jeremy Siefert immediately following
Fine Arts Theater
Ticketed event ($5 at box office)

3PM
Reception for film and photography exhibition
From Sea to Shining Sea
Blue Spiral 1

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Exhibitions

In Times of Seismic Sorrows
AUG 21, 2018–JAN 26, 2019
The Center for Craft

The Slowness
OCT 29, 2018–JAN 26, 2019
WINDOW re/production | re/presentation

The Cloud Library, Volume 1
OCT 23–NOV 20, 2018
Holden Gallery
Warren Wilson College

Drifters Project
OCT 28–DEC 29, 2018
Momentum Gallery

What We Saw
NOV 1—16, 2018
Ramsey Library, UNC-Asheville

A Dialog in Photographs
NOV 2-30, 2018
DOT Editions at the RAMP

Picturing Purity
NOV 2-30, 2018
REVOLVE at the RAMP

From Sea to Shining Sea
NOV 7–DEC 7, 2018
Blue Spiral 1

Altering Nature
NOV 7–DEC 22, 2018
Tracey Morgan Gallery