Community. Engagement. Advocacy. Humor.
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Body Embellishment explores the most innovative artistic expression in the 21st-century international arenas of body extension, augmentation, and modification. The areas of focus are jewelry, tattoos, nail arts, and fashion.…Continue
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Electrophonic Anachroscope, USA, 2006…
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Hand & Lock, the 247 year old embroidery atelier to European fashion houses, the British Military and The Royal Family has been running the prestigious embroidery prize since 2000 and now offers a prize fund in excess of $26,000.
The prize is an…Continue
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The Furniture Society Educational Grants Program promotes excellence in the furniture field through financial assistance for professional development or special projects of an educational nature. The program is open to all current members of the Furniture Society.
Professional development grants…Continue
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In my current, highly irregularly occurring, explorations on taxidermy in contemporary craft and art, I stumbled upon this little gem: The Frog Museum in Estavayer-le-Lac, Switzerland, a collection of 150-year-old satirical…Continue
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The Craft Scotland Conference 2014
From: 26/09/2014 To: 27/09/2014 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh,…
With the objective of anticipating future washing needs and contributing to making the clothing industry more sustainable, ‘The Next Black’ is a 45-minute documentary that explores the future of clothing, produced by home appliance manufacturer AEG together with the award-winning production company House of Radon. Some of the most innovative companies express their opinions on clothing and its future while answering questions such as: Will…Continue
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From the architect. The Lullaby Factory is an intervention by Studio Weave which makes the best of a bad situation: a recently…Continue
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Figurative Association: The Human Form Symposium is a recurring event that takes place at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, in Gatlinburg,…Continue
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Hailing from Santiago de Chile, The Andes House is a Chilean design studio that works with Chilean artisans to create contemporary collections like this line of sculpted vessels that are carved from single pieces of locally sourced wood.
Called Las Doce, the collection includes dishes, plates, and mugs…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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For a time it must have seemed that every waterfall…Continue
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The Alchemist Picnic is a gathering of metalsmiths and jewelers from the mid-Atlantic region and beyond. This weekend event is hosted by Wayne Werner, renowned for his metalsmithing expertise, jewelry design,…Continue
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