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What a pleasure to come home after a week-long trip and find my article "Ode to the Corner Store" about Philly-based artist Drew Leshko in the newest issue of American Craft Magazine. Check out pages 30-31 in the June/July…Continue
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San Francisco’s Velvet da Vinci will close July 1, owner Mike Holmes has announced, saying he plans to continue and expand the online presence of the gallery in lieu of its brick-and-mortar…Continue
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ARTIST STATEMENT (from artist's website)
I work in mixed media, and i work with various types of textiles, wood, bronze and collected objects. The first textile that I…Continue
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Ruudt Peters is preparing a 44-year retrospective exhibition entitled BRON. Bron means ‘source’, a word Peters finds fascinating as he continues to investigate the inspirations and serendipities through which we can better understand ourselves.
Peters invites you to…
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Judith and Gerson Leiber in Mr. Leiber’s studio in East Hampton, N.Y. The couple — she’s a handbag designer, he’s an artist — are the subject of several exhibitions. Photo credit: Lindsay Morris for The New York Times…Continue
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Thank you to Namita…Continue
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Artists-in-Residence application is now online! Spend a year in the Great Smoky Mountains on Arrowmont's historic campus!
Each year, five artists are selected for the Program, which begins mid-June and continues through…Continue
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Ombré Gallery specializes in contemporary art jewelry by artists and metalsmiths across the United States and around the world. Our mission is to exhibit innovative works using both traditional…Continue
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April 1, 2017 – April 29, 2017
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Textbook Freudian craft-slip: the Oedipal macrame.
(Photo: Floto + Warner; Dwell) #unhappyhipsters
- My new daily obsession:…Continue
Primal Pottery Project: Head (Ears)…Continue
Added by Brigitte Martin on August 26, 2016 at 8:29am — No Comments
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…Continue
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REPOSTED from crafthaus blog, September 26, 2014
Lately, everywhere I look artists seem to have taken on taxidermy. This being artists we are…Continue
(In video: Ceramic Installation, 19”x63”x17”, 2015)…Continue
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.
In April, cartoonist and assistant professor of interdisciplinary research at Wisconsin Institute for Discovery Lynda Barry brought a heavy dose of creativity - and her…