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Special Workshop for Craft Artists and Design Artists led by Joe Smoke, Grants Administration Division Director Los Angeles DCA Hosted by the Craft in America Center at Freehand Gallery Sunday, September 24 11am-12:30pm *Limited Parking behind Freehand Gallery This event is free, RSVP to [email protected] The City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) offers prestigious…
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Jaime Guerrero artist talk Saturday, September 23, 2017, 4pm Jaime Guerrero was born and lives in Los Angeles, California. He began his studies at California College of Art and Crafts (Oakland, CA), then attended the Pilchuck School of Glass (Stanwood, WA) and studied with Venetian glass artists Checco Ongaro, Pino Signoretto, and studio glass pioneer…
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Mano-Made: New Expression in Craft by Jaime Guerrero Opening Reception Saturday, August 26, 2017, 5-7pm   Join us in experiencing our first Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA exhibition with Los Angeles native artist Jaime Guerrero. Guerrero is one of the few and first artists in the world to sculpt life-size figures in glass. Guerrero takes glass into…
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Craft In America House Band Friday, August 25, 2017, 7:30pm The Craft in America House Band presents a set of favorites to mark ten years of Craft in America on PBS! Join us for an evening of song and celebration, featuring pieces from previous episodes and window concerts. Melinda Rice: violin, vocals Argenta Walther: vocals Terry de…
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Aperture Duo Hold Still While the World Turns: an evening of contemporary California chamber music August 17, 2017, 7pm Aperture Duo returns to Craft in America’s Window Concert Series on August 17th for Hold Still While the World Turns: an evening of contemporary California chamber music. Featuring newly written works by Federico Llach, Andrew Tholl, Mason Hock, Leslie…
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Summer Sounds August 5, 7pm Amy K Bormet, Terry de Castro and Maggie Hasspacher join forces again to bring you a summer show in The Window: original tunes, covers and a few folk standards to ease you into the last throes of this sunny season. Special Guests Brandee Goatcher and Christian Castano will start the…
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Craft in Action: Art & Mental Health Saturday, June 3 3-5pm RSVP for this free event: [email protected] 3pm:  “The Uncontained Center: Art & Mental Illness” a panel discussion with artist Kazuki Takizawa; Law, Psychology, and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences Professor at USC Elyn Saks; and Director of the Painted Brain Dave Leon 4pm: Suicide Prevention…
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Saturday, May 20, 2017 Artist talk: 4pm Opening Reception: 5pm Please RSVP: [email protected] Kazuki Takizawa is a Japanese glass artist currently based in Los Angeles, California. He graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2010. He has since worked and taught at various glass educational facilities including Pilchuck Glass School and Public Glass. For the…
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Print and the Power of Protest Inking Up! for environmental and social justice with Catherine Alice Michaelis of May Day Press Saturday, April 22, 2017, 12:30PM In honor of Earth Day, meet book artist and print maker Catherine Alice Michaelis, who will put her press to the test as she guides visitors to generate timely,…
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Craft in Action: Lecture Series* TreePeople’s Founder and President Andy Lipkis on Urban Forestry and the Art of Sustainability Thursday, April 20, 2017, 7pm It was the year of the first Earth Day, 1970, when 15-year-old Andy Lipkis learned that the forests in the mountains surrounding Los Angeles were dying, victims of the air pollution…
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