Each designer will dress six models; the winner will be awarded $500.

Photo: Erin Fowler
A gallery from the 2016 Urban Loft + Art Tour to benefit the Asheville Art Museum. All photos: Erin Fowler.

Matt creates modern jewelry that merges his graphic design and furniture making backgrounds, with his interest in mid 20th century design.

Though well built, cool and efficient, the challenge still remains the cost for modular and kit homes here in Asheville.

My good friends, architect Brandon Pass and his wife Libby, are two of my favorite people to sit and discuss regional craft and design with over beer and wine. Not only are they both talented - they are just good people who are both passionate about their individual craft.

The Blue House in Five Points is up for the George Matsumoto Prize from North Carolina Modernist Houses.