PARTICIPATORY SPORT FOR CRAFT ARTISTS
A rich feast of color radiating from a large, handwoven tapestry of alpaca wool; an elegant choker necklace delicately twined and forged with 18K and 22K gold; a cosmic quilt, woven from mylar and holographic film; a Whisker Organ made of real cat whiskers, which play lovely organ music…Continue
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Located in the basement of a theater, the Museum of Bad Art (MOBA) is a unique institution dedicated to the celebration of artistic effort, however misguided. The Museum of Bad Art: Masterworks presents a pulsating collection of more than seventy never-before-published pieces of artwork…Continue
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The Red Bull Art of Can is a nationwide hunt for creativity and is open to everyone, from full-time artists to anyone with a creative flair. Build, sculpt, weld, glue, hammer, bend, fold, print, tape and paint, whatever you like!
Artists, college students, grandparents and all those in…
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“It all comes down to beauty and fun,” says Hagenbring. The multifaceted New York artist with a gale-force-energy level stands in her compact midtown apartment, which is chockablock with books, paintings, antique furniture, spirit dolls, starfish, and other detritus of an artistic…Continue
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My name is Finch – it’s actually my surname… everyone calls me it and I like it.
I’ve called my business Mister Finch so its clear from the start that I’m a man and one that sews.
Jo Hamilton • Painting in Yarn; Crochet as Art • June 15 — 21
Crocheters with an interest or background in art, or who simply want to explore an unusual and contemporary approach to this…Continue
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Open Call for Alumni Work:
“F-1” An Art Jewelry Exhibition To be Held at Brooklyn Metal Works and Curated by Platforma
You are invited to apply for the exhibition “F-1”, curated by Platforma, a newly established initiative by Bella Neyman and Ruta Reifen.
“F-1” will open on May 3rd, 2014 at Brooklyn Metal Works, Brooklyn, New York and will be on view through June 2014. The exhibition is timed to take place during…Continue
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The Collectors of Wood Art (CWA) announces Beyond Boundries: Wood Art for the 21st Century, a curated exhibition of contemporary art in wood, to be on display at SOFA Chicago October 30 - November 2, 2014.
The exhibit will be curated by Emily Zilber, the Ronald…
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Ceci n'est pas une bombe
mixed media object
65 x 45 cm
suitcase and typography
Saatchi Online Magazine Critic's Choice
-by Charlotte Bonham-Carter
Michael Goodward's sleek and sexy…Continue
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blown glass, stainless steel, capsules & gauze bandage
131 h x 66 w 51 d cm
Tanya Lyons was born during a snowstorm with an unexpected twin sister also appearing. She grew up on a secluded farm in Ontario…Continue
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Eleanor Bolton is a British jewellery and accessories designer based in London UK. During her MA at the Royal College of Art Eleanor developed a unique craft technique, coiling and hand stitching cotton rope to create lightweight tactile jewelry. This technique now forms the basis for…Continue
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The American Museum of Ceramic Art (AMOCA) in Pomona, California, seeks an Executive Director to provide dynamic leadership and to build upon the successes of the Museum’s first decade.
The director will oversee the fulfillment of the Museum’s core mission to collect, preserve, exhibit, and educate through works of ceramic art, and will enhance AMOCA’s profile locally, nationally, and internationally by…Continue
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195 Of the World’s Most Talented Contemporary Craft & Design Artists to Showcase at The Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show
The Premier Show & Sale of Craft will return for its 37th Year November 7-10, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (November 2013) – The…
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The 38th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show, a juried exhibition and retail sale, will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center from November 6 to 9, 2014, with a Preview Party on November 5. The jury will accept 195 craft artists.
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