All Blog Posts Tagged '2012' (23)

Metalsmith Magazine

I can't believe that I forgot to mention this!

The post title pretty much says it all. In the just-released issue of Metalsmith magazine, Sharon Massey has written a review of my portion of the Bridge 12 exhibition that took place at the Society of Contemporary Craft in Pittsburgh from last November to this March. Needless to say, I’m well chuffed.…


Added by Melissa Cameron on November 14, 2013 at 5:59pm — No Comments

You're invited!

To my first solo exhibition in the United States!

The Bridge 12 exhibition opens this week at the Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC)…


Added by Melissa Cameron on November 6, 2012 at 1:06pm — No Comments

MAD exhibition in NYC: The Art of Scent 1889 - 2012


Added by Brigitte Martin on November 6, 2012 at 10:37am — No Comments

3-D Metal Printing / Process & Possibilities

Basic information from the my presentation at the 2012 SNAG Symposium


Added by Glen S. Gardner on August 25, 2012 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

The Olympic Cauldron

Well, I was prepared to hate the opening ceremony for the Olympic games which was on last night (sorry that my friends in the US had a somewhat edited version of it) but I loved the crazy Britishness of it all. There were just so many fantastic moments! My two favourites were the pogo-ing creatures during the "Pretty Vacant" section and the bit which is of most interest to metalsmiths, the lighting of the unbelievably beautiful "Cauldron" for the flame.



Added by The Justified Sinner on July 28, 2012 at 3:54pm — 3 Comments

Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests - part II

As promised earlier, myself and partner and Turbo-Nerd hit San Francisco on Friday afternoon just gone for the opening of the B&B, W&V exhibition at Velvet da Vinci gallery.

It's a great show, the works…


Added by Melissa Cameron on July 17, 2012 at 4:17pm — No Comments

Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests

The Badges Buttons Waistcoats + Vests exhibition opens next week at…


Added by Melissa Cameron on July 2, 2012 at 7:00pm — 1 Comment

Call for Artists: CraftArt 2012 Florida Craftsmen’s CraftArt 2012, St. Petersburg, FL


Contact:Diane Shelly, Executive Director


CraftArt 2012…


Added by Brigitte Martin on May 11, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Upcoming Exhibition: Heat Exchange

Heat Exchange is an exhibition of enamel works curated by Elizabeth Turrell (UK), Beate Gegenwart (Germany/UK) and Melissa Cameron (Australia).

Heat, in physics, is defined as an exchange of energy. In thermodynamics, a heat exchanger is a system built to effect efficient…


Added by Melissa Cameron on April 23, 2012 at 12:09am — No Comments

France : European Trades of the Arts Weekend

Every year France celebrates the Arts by a nation-wide manifestation organized by the various chamber of the arts around the country. Artists are invited to open their studios to the public over a 3 day holiday weekend and various shows and exhibits take place throughout the country to honor the arts. As of last…


Added by Angela Baduel-Crispin on March 16, 2012 at 7:00am — 5 Comments

Call: Metalsmith Exhibition in Print 2012

The 2012 Metalsmith Exhibition in Print  is holding a call for related work. The 2012 theme is “Gothic Jewelry,” with guest curator, Valerie Steele. Steele is the Director and Chief Curator at the Museum at Fashion Institute of Technology in New York.  Often quoted in the media, she’s been the subject of profiles in Forbes: “Fashion Professor,” and in the New York Times, “High-Heeled Historian,” as well as listed in the New York Daily…


Added by Brigitte Martin on January 10, 2012 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Call: 2012 Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

2012 Craft Show

The 36th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, a juried exhibition and retail sale, will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from November 8 to 11, 2012, with a preview party on November 7. The jury will accept 195 craft…


Added by Brigitte Martin on January 10, 2012 at 7:55am — No Comments

Happy Festivals Of Whatever!

Ugly Santa says, "Ho, Ho, Ho!" and hopes that all my Crafthaus colleagues have a good holiday and an excellent 2012!


Ho Ho Horror

Added by The Justified Sinner on December 22, 2011 at 1:17pm — No Comments

Society of North American Goldsmiths Educational Endowment Scholarship 2012

Society of North American Goldsmiths Educational Endowment Scholarship 2012

c/o James Viste


201 East Kirby

Detroit, MI 48202-4034



Images: 5 - 8


• Deadline…


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 20, 2011 at 10:03am — No Comments

Art and Social Practice Conference in Portland OR: Open Engagement May 2012

Open Engagement 2012

Open Engagement is an international conference that sets out to explore various perspectives on art and social practice and expand the dialogue around socially engaged art making. The Open…


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 17, 2011 at 6:50am — No Comments

New: NCECA/crafthaus Conference Scholarship 2012


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 16, 2011 at 8:00am — No Comments

Furniture Society Conference 2012


The deeply held values that account for the life and work choices of the Shakers, the boat builders and all those who coax wood is predicated on the strength of community and tradition. The Furniture Society's 2012 conference - Design, Community & the Sublime - will celebrate these traditions and the intersections of craft, community and design, teasing out the ethic that results from their combination.

For more information on the Furniture Society and the…


Added by Brigitte Martin on December 6, 2011 at 9:22am — No Comments

On the Edge: NCECA Conference 2012, March 28-31 in Seattle, WA
















TROUBLESHOOTING: Adventures in Archaeology and the Culture of Nature - Mark Dion

The distinguished American artist Mark Dion will talk…


Added by Brigitte Martin on November 29, 2011 at 10:08am — No Comments

Call: MJSA Vision Awards


MJSA Vision Award Winner If you’re a designer, you know that feeling.

You’ve spent hours in the studio, pouring your skill and creativity into a new design, struggling to turn your vision into reality. Finally, you hold it in your hand—an innovative, finely crafted piece of jewelry that anyone would be proud to wear.

It’s a moment of immense satisfaction, of triumph—and you want everyone to know about…


Added by Brigitte Martin on September 29, 2011 at 8:41am — No Comments

American Glass Guild Conference to be held in Pittsburgh, PA

American Glass Guild Conference

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 20 -22 July 2012

Pittsburgh is recognized the world over as being the steel-making capital of the 20th century. But long before…


Added by Brigitte Martin on September 28, 2011 at 11:48am — No Comments

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