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CELEBRATION: FESTIVE CRAFT FROM THE EPISODE December 5, 2015 – February 20, 2016 The Craft in America Center marks the holiday season with a new exhibition, CELEBRATION: Festive Craft from the Episode, on view from December 5, 2015 through February 20, 2016. CELEBRATION examines the role craft plays in our holiday customs, with a focus…
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A Nation of Makers: Works from the Craft in America Collection October 31, 2015 – November 20, 2015 Opening Reception: October 23, 2015, 6-7pm A Nation of Makers: Works from the Craft in America Collection features 50 artworks by artists who have appeared in the Craft in America PBS documentary series. Gathered over the past nine…
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Music: Handmade Instruments from the Episode October 10 – November 28, 2015 Craft in America Center The Craft in America Center is pleased to announce our upcoming exhibition, MUSIC: Handmade Instruments from the Episode, on view from October 10 – November 28, 2015. This exhibition accompanies Craft in America’s newest episode, MUSIC, featuring handmade musical…
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Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans Curated by Craft in America Center Director, Emily Zaiden Museum of Craft and Design, San Francisco, Sept. 26, 2015 – March 20, 2016 The first major exhibition to explore the powerful role that craft has played as a channel for creativity, expression and transformation in the lives…
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California Masters: State of the Arts July 11 – October 3, 2015 Craft in America is pleased to announce California Masters: State of the Arts, an exhibition of twelve preeminent artists from across California who exemplify leadership in contemporary craft. Two artists, one from the South and one from the North of the state, were…
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Craft in America is pleased to announce California Handmade: State of the Arts, 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. The exhibition will be mounted at the Maloof Foundation for Arts and Crafts in the…
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Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans Curated by Craft in America Center Director, Emily Zaiden Craft and Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles, May 24, 2015 – September 6, 2015 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…
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Active Hands: Craft by Soldiers April 25 – July 4, 2015 Active Hands: Craft by Soldiers features rare treasures made by soldiers on active duty, as well as historic documentation of the Army Arts and Crafts Program, which has allowed thousands of soldiers and their families to find respite in the handmade since World War…
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Craft in Schools: Fairfax Student Work April 10 – 18, 2015 This exhibition celebrates the culmination of the second year in our partnership with Fairfax High School Visual Arts Magnet. On an almost-monthly basis, Craft in America has sent artist-teachers to lead workshops with Fairfax art students. From basket coiling to ceramic coaster carving, they…
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The Figurative in Clay February 28 – March 28, 2015 The Craft in America Center presents four distinct, contemporary clay artists whose work is based on the human form.  From whimsical to deeply psychological, each has a story to tell. Featured artists: Gerit Grimm, Vince Palacios, Biliana Popova, Dino Sophia.