• Come work in the darkroom!

    Come work in the darkroom!

    Individuals with prior darkroom experience can become members to work on their film and prints, starting at $30/month.

  • Visit Silverspace

    Visit Silverspace

    Silverspace is a gallery/project room which exhibits analog photography, alternative processes, and photo-based installation, prioritizing the work of our members. Learn more…

  • Monthly critiques

    Get feedback on your artwork

    Free and open to the community, get honest and critical feedback on your analog or digital work at our critiques, offered on the last Wednesday evening of each month.

Studio Stroll May 9 and 10, Silverspace and Pop-Up show receptions

Studio Stroll May 9 and 10, Silverspace and Pop-Up show receptions

We’ve got a big weekend coming up! Join us on Saturday and Sunday, May 9 and 10 for the River Arts District’s Studio Stroll weekend. We will be open both days from noon until 6pm. – For NEW Working Members: sign up for an orientation during Stroll and receive $5 off your first month’s Working Membership. – Watch some experimental… Read more →

Art show to benefit the darkroom Friday March 6

Art show to benefit the darkroom Friday March 6

“Peanut Butter Perm” Experimental darkroom works by Conner Adams, Bridget Conn, and Jason Scott Furr Harvest Records, 415 Haywood Road Opening night Friday March 6, 6-8pm On view through April 29 Join our opening event on Facebook An art show concerning: Condiments Chemistry Digital to analog Funny smells Unorthodox procedures Doing bad things to photo paper Thank you to Harvest… Read more →

Congrats to Spring 2015 Student Workshop Lottery Winners!

Congratulations to these four college students who will participate in a free workshop this semester: Trussell Giles, Blue Ridge Community College Savanah Seevers, Blue Ridge Community College Isabella Eala, AB Tech Community College John Ellwood, Blue Ridge Community College Learn more about this opportunity here, and we will see you again in August when we select four new students for… Read more →

March Chromo Workshop with Alan Bean

March Chromo Workshop with Alan Bean

We are thrilled to announce our upcoming Silverized Chromo Printing Workshop with modern master Alan Bean. Chromoskedasic Sabattier is a process in which silver and color is derived from BW photo paper — a wonderful balance between mastering a technique and submitting to pure luck. “I started working with Chromoskedasic print making in 1991 and View Camera Magazine printed my painting… Read more →

Priscilla Smith opens in Silverspace Saturday November 1

Priscilla Smith opens in Silverspace Saturday November 1

Pennsylvania artist Priscilla Smith will travel to Asheville for the opening reception of “Cautionary Tales”, Saturday November 1 from 6-9pm. “It seems to me these images were created as expressions of, and responses to this experience now common to many, that of starting over. Personal possessions evaluated for future usefulness, boxes gain crucial titles, and old haunts and friendships give… Read more →

Student workshop lottery winners announced!

Student workshop lottery winners announced!

Congrats to our Student Workshop Lottery Winners! Francesca Clifford, Warren Wilson College Sasha Lieberman, Blue Ridge Community College Thomas McCampbell, Warren Wilson College Joseph Bolado, AB Tech Community College Check back in January when we will have another drawing for a free workshop for the spring 2015 semester. This opportunity is open to all college students in the Asheville region, with… Read more →

Color Printing is finally here!!

Thanks to the efforts of Harry Burris and Amelia Smith, we will begin offering Color Print memberships in September! Our Fujimoto CP-51 is capable of making prints of 20″ wide. See the updated Memberships page for details. http://youtu.be/ynbkf8YDNik?list=UU4PqZEYRqqO6kSNaVQStSBg