A Nation of Makers: Works from the Craft in America Collection Browse these 50 artworks by artists who have appeared in the Craft in America PBS documentary series. Gathered over the past nine years of filming, these works represent diverse craft cultures and traditions from across the United States. The objects, many of which were created during…
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Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans This exhibition, inspired by the SERVICE episode of Craft in America, is the first major exhibition to explore the powerful role that craft has played as a channel for creativity, expression and transformation in the lives of artist veterans since World War II.  Art and Other…
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Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans This exhibition, inspired by our SERVICE episode, is the first major exhibition to explore the powerful role that craft has played as a channel for creativity, expression and transformation in the lives of artist veterans since World War II. Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans conveys the…
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California Handmade: State of the Arts  is an exhibition of innovative sculpture, furniture, textiles, jewelry and decorative arts by more than 80 visionary California artists, curated by Craft in America Center Director, Emily Zaiden. This exhibition highlights the forward-thinking spirit of our state as embodied in recent works of art made with virtuosity, profundity and…
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Craft in America: A New Millennium Browse this exhibition of contemporary craft produced by contemporary craft artists working in metal, wood, glass, clay, fiber, and other mediums. Among the featured artists are Mary Jackson—a basket weaver who continues a South Carolina tradition that was started by slaves from Africa; Richard Notkin—a Montana potter whose politically-inspired teapots and…
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Craft in America: Expanding Traditions speaks to the reinvention and renewal of traditional craft practices in the hands of some of America’s most gifted modern artists.  Browse these objects from across a range of media, which embody the diverse perspectives and backgrounds of their makers and they assert the importance of the handmade in an increasingly…
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Browse this exhibition, Presented by Craft in America and the Craft and Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) as part of the Getty initiative Pacific Standard Time: Art in L.A. 1945 – 1980, Golden State of Craft: California 1960 – 1985 surveys an extraordinary, innovative artistic period that blossomed in post-World War II California. Promoted in large part…
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