Susan Cummins on Joyce J. Scott


Joyce J. Scott: The Electric, Connective, Boundary Buster A talk by Susan Cummins Saturday, March 24, 2018 This talk discusses the ways in which Joyce J. Scott has consistently broken the rules and made her own way as an artist of color in America. At the same time, she managed to propel forward the whole concept of…
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Van Nuys High School and The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott


Van Nuys High School visited the Craft in America Center today for their Spring field trip and saw the work of Joyce J. Scott and learned about her work.  We had 39 High School students, most of which were Special Education students, and 11 classroom assistants come into our space for a special viewing of…
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Susan Cummins talk on Joyce J. Scott Mar 24, 4pm


Joyce J. Scott: The Electric, Connective, Boundary Buster A talk by Susan Cummins Saturday, March 24, 2018, 4pm Craft in America Center [email protected] This talk will discuss the ways in which Joyce J. Scott has consistently broken the rules and made her own way as an artist of color in America. At the same time, she…
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The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott Opening


This past Saturday, we had the pleasure of hosting the opening for The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott: A Group Exhibition of Collaboration and Innovation at the Center. Artist William Rhodes was in attendance and able to explain his works in depth to people that asked. He spoke about his piece House of Ibeji in depth…
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The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott, Opening Reception Feb 24, 4pm


Joyce J. Scott: Circuitry Opening Reception Feb 24, 2018 4-6pm Opening reception an exhibition that forms a dialogue between over ten of Joyce J. Scott’s exemplary beaded neck pieces placed in conversation with beaded, fiber, and mixed media works by Sonya Clark, Oletha DeVane, Eve France, William Rhodes, and Teresa Sullivan.

The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott: A Group Exhibition of Collaboration and Innovation


The Circuitry of Joyce J. Scott: A Group Exhibition of Collaboration and Innovation February 24 – April 14, 2018 Visionary artist Joyce J. Scott works in a multitude of media and has had a profound influence on various communities of artists through her beaded sculpture, art jewelry, and more. Scott shapes her work through connections formed…
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Congratulations to Joyce J. Scott on winning a 2016 MacArthur Genius Grant


Jewelry Maker, Sculptor and Baltimore artist Joyce J. Scott was named a winner of the prestigious 2016 MacArthur Foundation Grant, one of the nation’s top prizes for artists and creative thinkers. Her work repositions craft by using beadwork as “a potent platform for commentary on social and political injustices…. Scott upends conceptions of beadwork and…
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Dr. Leslie King Hammond on Joyce J. Scott


Dr. Leslie King Hammond on bead artist Joyce J. Scott

Joyce J. Scott segment


MESSAGES episode Joyce J. Scott segment

Joyce J. Scott on her necklace with a strong message


Artist Joyce J. Scott on a necklace she beaded with a particularly controversial message.