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.… Continue
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To my first solo exhibition in the United States!
The Bridge 12 exhibition opens this week at the Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC)… Continue
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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 —
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… Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on July 17, 2012 at 4:17pm —
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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 11, 2012 at 2:30pm —
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… Continue
Added by Melissa Cameron on April 23, 2012 at 12:09am —
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… Continue
Added by Angela Baduel-Crispin on March 16, 2012 at 7:00am —
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… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on January 10, 2012 at 11:30am —
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 —
Ugly Santa says, "Ho, Ho, Ho!" and hopes that all my Crafthaus colleagues have a good holiday and an excellent 2012!
Added by The Justified Sinner on December 22, 2011 at 1:17pm —
Society of North American Goldsmiths Educational Endowment Scholarship 2012 Continue
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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 20, 2011 at 10:03am —
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 —
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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… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on December 6, 2011 at 9:22am —
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 —
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… Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on September 29, 2011 at 8:41am —
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 —
Young artist working in the applied arts and technology will have the opportunity to show their work in the international competition TALENTE 2012 in Munich, Germany, during the International Trade Fair for the Skilled Trades from 14th – 20th March 2012. Continue
In an area of 600 m², the works will be shown to a wide audience, with an international jury selecting the winners of the TALENTE prize. An illustrated catalogue will be published.
The aim of TALENTE is to promote young…
Added by Brigitte Martin on September 16, 2011 at 12:09pm —