Brigitte Martin's Blog Posts Tagged 'art' (56)

Master of the One-Liner: Unhappy Hipsters

Textbook Freudian craft-slip: the Oedipal macrame.

(Photo: Floto + Warner; Dwell) #unhappyhipsters

- My new daily obsession:…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 9, 2016 at 8:30am — 2 Comments

Arrowmont’s Utilitarian Clay VII Symposium hosts four pottery exhibitions

Primal Pottery Project: Head (Ears)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 8:29am — No Comments

The London Design Festival - September 17-25, 2016

The London Design Festival is an annual event, held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world and as the gateway to the international creative community. The next Festival will be held 17-25 September…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 6:00am — No Comments

THE CRAFT SCHOOL EXPERIENCE: AN EXPERIENCE I WISH FOR EVERYONE

Bill May is the executive director of Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts.  He established a studio specializing…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 8, 2016 at 9:34am — No Comments

What's Up With Taxidermy Lately?

Lucy Jenkins "Road Kill Jewelry"

REPOSTED from crafthaus blog, September 26, 2014

Lately, everywhere I look artists seem to have taken on taxidermy. This being artists we are…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 26, 2016 at 7:36am — 3 Comments

Main St. and University Ave. - Charity White (Ceramics)

Main St. and University Ave. (Series: Prescriptive Space) from Charity White on Vimeo.

(In video: Ceramic Installation, 19”x63”x17”, 2015)…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 29, 2016 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Faig Ahmed - Azerbaijan Carpet Traditions Reimagined

Faig Ahmed is an artist from Baku, Azerbaijan who represented Azerbaijan at the Venice Biennale in 2007. He is known for his conceptual work that utilizes traditional decorative craft and the visual language of carpets. 

Ahmed's…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 22, 2016 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Lynda Barry at NASA: Drawing to Infinity and Beyond

Image credit: NASA/Goddard/Rebecca Roth

In April, cartoonist and assistant professor of interdisciplinary research at Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Lynda Barry brought a heavy dose of creativity - and her…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 20, 2016 at 8:00am — 2 Comments

Manus x Machina - Fashion in an Age of Technology

Iris van Herpen (Dutch, born 1984)

Ensemble, spring/summer 2010 haute couture

Dutch

Polyamide, acrylic, leather

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Purchase, Friends…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 7, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Conversations with Contemporary Artists: Jaime Hayon

Named by Time as one of the 100 most relevant creators of these times, Spanish artist-designer …

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 3, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

Craftspeople In Their Own Words - BOOK Project

Craftspeople In Their Own Words brings together 75 stories written by 70 craftspeople telling of their lives in the studio, on the road, or at American craft shows from the 1960s to the present. 



Covering a wide range of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 1, 2016 at 8:29am — 3 Comments

MEMBER MAKEOVER OPPORTUNITY AT ACC ST. PAUL SHOW

As part of the American Craft St. Paul Show's new program Style…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 30, 2016 at 11:51am — No Comments

Crafthaus featured in film "JUNK: Rubbish to Gold"

JUNK: rubbish to gold is a playful exploration of community economies (exchange, giving, bartering, gathering, earning, harvesting); putting on display the process of creating the ‘work of art’.…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 29, 2016 at 9:09am — No Comments

3D printed Sound Rings: Michiel Cornelissen

KXX - 3d printed sound rings from Michiel Cornelissen on Vimeo.

Shake to activate: KXX Sound Rings by Michiel Cornelissen are 3D printed with beads inside their hollow forms that rattle. Inspired by the traditional…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 26, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Alchemist Picnic III: A Mid-Atlantic Metals Retreat May 6-8, 2016

Friday through Sunday, May 6–8, 2016…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 26, 2016 at 9:15am — No Comments

Dansmuseet – Museum of Movement, Stockholm, Sweden

Dansmuseet – Museum of Movement is dedicated to world dance, theater, art, and photography from across the globe. The unique collection is based on the life of Rolf de Maré (1888-1964) and his extensive travels.



Dansmuseet…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 23, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments

Undercurrents of Intimacy - Joshua Kosker in American Craft Magazine

My article is now online on the American Craft Magazine's website:

"Undercurrents of Intimacy" - Joshua Kosker

American Craft Magazine, Feb/March 2016…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 21, 2016 at 2:00pm — No Comments

The crafthaus shop is now open

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 17, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

2016 Crafthaus Project Grant

Every other year, crafthaus awards a micro grant to a craft artist regardless of their location, professional background, or chosen craft field.

2016 Submission period

September 6 - 30, 2016.

Eligibility and additional information: https://is.gd/qhlXfz

Entry form

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Masthead Credits

Karen Lester,Warwickshire, UK

Brooch, Fluidity Series.

Cast bone china, glaze, slip, silver.

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