Brigitte Martin's Blog Posts Tagged 'Artist' (20)

Art and Other Tactics: Contemporary Craft by Artist Veterans

"War Pigs", Giuseppe Pellican

MAY 24 – SEPTEMBER 6, 2015

CRAFT AND FOLK ART MUSEUM, LOS ANGELES

A group exhibition of contemporary craft…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 24, 2015 at 6:25pm — 1 Comment

Ryan Burke - Photographer, Make Up, & Visual Artist

New York-based photographer Ryan Burke is a master of self-transformation. He spends anywhere from three to eight hours skillfully using makeup, clothing, and creative props to achieve each new appearance.…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 27, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

UK Artist raises Awareness of Homelessness via Model Pigeons

Soho Pigeons

Dozens of rainbow-colored plastic pigeons have roosted on the lampposts of London’s Soho to raise awareness of homelessness in the city center. The installation of 50 model pigeons, curated by Sim Smith Gallery and designed by artist Patrick Murphy, went up in Soho Square and Greek Street on 3 February, and will remain there for three months. …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 19, 2015 at 10:34am — No Comments

Artist Fellow & Studio Assistant Opportunities Summer 2015

Peters Valley School of Craft in Layton, NJ is seeking Artist Fellows and Studio Assistants for the summer 2015 season. Come be a part of one of the country's leading craft schools and work along side some of the nation's most prominent…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 21, 2015 at 8:13am — No Comments

Kickstarter: Support Canadian Glass Artist for upcoming Icelandic Residency

Artist Residency, Studio at Gullkistan, Iceland

Artist: Tosca Teran: In early spring of 2012, at the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 7, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

Dagmar Kestner - Artist Knitwear

Dagmar Kestner is a Fashion & Accessory Designer creating handcrafted luxury goods, showpieces and accessories. Dagmar was born in Romania, grew up in Germany, lived in Denmark and Great Britain and is currently based in Berlin. She completed her MA in 2013 from the London…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 22, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Call for Entries: Art Jewelry Forum Artist Award

Mill Valley, CA, September 1, 2014--In addition to the cash award of $7500 for the winner of the Art Jewelry Forum Artist Award (AJF AA), we have just arranged for the five finalists (including the winner) to show at the fabulous annual Schmuck event in Munich, Germany. Work will be displayed at either Galerie Marzee, Galerie Ra, or Platina gallery in the Frame part of the exhibition hall. This event will expose the work to a vast audience of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 3, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

Silver Jewelry Artist Erica Bello Wins the 9th Annual Halstead Grant

Silver Jewelry Artist Erica Bello Wins the 9th Annual Halstead Grant

Halstead is proud to announce Erica Bello of Rochester, NY as the winner of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 14, 2014 at 10:33am — No Comments

Emerging Artist Fellowship - harpo foundation

Emerging Artist Fellowship

The Harpo Foundation’s Emerging Artist Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute (SFAI) was established in 2013 to provide an annual opportunity to an emerging visual artist 25 years and older who needs time and space to explore ideas and start new projects.  Artist Fellows will receive a one-month residency at the Santa Fe Art Institute, which includes a handsomely appointed room with private bath, a beautiful, well-lit studio space, and a…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 20, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Artist Residencies at Touchstone (ART) Program

Artist Residencies at Touchstone (ART) Program …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 11, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

Hanne Mannheimer - Ceramic Artist

Collection of cup forms

ceramic, found objects, glue

varying sizes

I am a ceramic artist; this is how I describe myself. Sometimes I say I am a maker, that I work in clay or that I teach. It all depends…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 9, 2014 at 10:37am — No Comments

We are the Tiger Dragon People - Pop-Up Book Art by Colette Fu

Dai Food, from We are Tiger Dragon People 我們是虎龍人

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 23, 2014 at 8:30am — 3 Comments

Open Call for Emerging Jewelry Artist's Work: “F-1”

Open Call for Emerging Jewelry Artist's 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…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 17, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments

CALL: Houston Center for Contemporary Craft - Artist Residency Program

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft  - Artist Residency Program…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 2, 2013 at 10:18am — No Comments

Call for Artists: Suspended in Green

Artist Call Out: Suspended in Green

Place: Studio Gabi…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 26, 2013 at 10:50am — No Comments

Glass Artist: Jessica Smith

Jessica is based in County Durham, UK. She works in cast & kiln-formed glass, having completed a B.A. in Glass & Ceramics (2006) and M.A. in Glass (2009) at the University of Sunderland. Her work has been shortlisted for a number of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 29, 2013 at 8:25am — No Comments

AJF: Emerging Artist Award

Emerging Artist Guideline…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 9, 2012 at 12:48pm — No Comments

Peters Valley Artist Fellowship Opportunities for 2012

jewelry   Harry Bower sculpture chairmaking

Announcing Peters Valley Artist Fellowship

Opportunities for 2012…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 28, 2012 at 7:30am — No Comments

The New French Hacker-Artist Underground

By Jon Lackman. WIRED.com

Thirty years ago, in the dead of night, a group of six Parisian teenagers pulled off what would prove to be a fateful theft. They met up at a small café near the Eiffel Tower to review their plans—again—before heading out…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 19, 2012 at 6:59am — 4 Comments

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft Artist Residency Program

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft



Artist Residency Program



Applications must arrive by March 15, 2012.



Media Accepted: Wood, Glass, Metal, Fiber, Clay, Mixed Media



• Access to wide variety of professional opportunities and resources

• 3, 6, 9 or 12-month residencies

• Monthly stipend

• Quarterly living/materials allowance

• Free studio space



Interested artists should…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 6, 2011 at 9:18am — No Comments

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Call for Artists: AJF 2016 ARTIST AWARD

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Crescent Moon Armoury

Begun in 2005 by metalsmith, Parker Brown, Crescent Moon Armoury is a small business dedicated to the continuing craft of historical armour smithing.  The majority of its work focuses on historical armour for the modern collectors and martial…See More
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Young Future: Richard Peterson

-- Image left: "Home of the Free". Photo credit: Charlie Cummings, Charlie Cummings Gallery.One of crafthaus’ focuses is advocacy. Advocacy for craft as an art form and advocacy for…See More
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ZoologyofWeather

I have been working on a series of textile works that borrow the maps and symbols of meteorology. I applied for and received a BC Arts Council grant to re-learn animation -I had done 3 animated films in the 1980s but now the technology is all…
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"This is interesting. Thanks American Craft council for bringing this book to our attention! "Forget the image of the artist as the ultimate soloist, expressing his or her highly individual vision. In his new book, Come Together: The Rise of…"
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