Aurora Studio & Gallery is a supportive art space located in Asheville, North Carolina. The studio offers weekly workshops for artists who have experienced trauma due to mental health needs, homelessness or addiction. Working with Visiting Artists from Western North Carolina, Aurora Studio provides artists with the space and art supplies to explore their personal creativity, which they could not otherwise obtain or afford. The integrative structure and community support provided by Aurora Studio & Gallery enables artists to heal, grow and thrive.

Thanks to Our Sponsors!

Thanks to everyone who supported us in 2019!

Tom Alberico

Tony Andruskevich


Wally Aponowich

Julie Bell

Marian Bruney

Freddie Bryant

Jenna Collins

Michael Cummings

The Dahlia Foundation

Regina Davis

Gary Gaines

Olivia Gallagher

Peter Goldsmith

Steve Janton

Dr. Daniel Johnson

Astrid Juerges

Phyllis Lundy

Pamela Millis

Josephine Nagel

Elise Okrend

Jim Pitts

Patrick Rodgers

Catherine Shane – Schwab Charitable Trust

Libby Skamfer

Lynn Stanley – Moss Memorial Trust

James Stone

Mary Thome

Sam Tucker

Jane Voyles

Cindy Walton

Ed Zak

And Businesses and Partners!

Ginger’s Revenge

Seek Healing

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