Brigitte Martin's Blog Posts Tagged 'artist' (32)

Call for Artists: INFLUENCE (of teachers and mentors)



A call for entry as part of the 2015 ECU Symposium about the influence of teachers and mentors on our work.



Deadline Nov. 24, 2014…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on October 13, 2014 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Call: The 39th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft Show

The 2015 Show application process will open on December 4, 2014.  Deadline to apply to the 2015 Show is April 1, 2015 (late deadline: April 13, 2015, $25 late fee).

Application Instructions

The Show

The 39th Annual Philadelphia Museum of Art Craft…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on September 24, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Niche Awards - Call for entries

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 17, 2014 at 9:25am — No Comments

Jess Riva Cooper - The Story of the Golem

In my art practice, I integrate color, drawing and clay to create installation-based artwork. I study…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 7, 2014 at 2:51pm — No Comments

2014 Workshop Scholarship Recipients

Nicolette Absil:

"I am a maker who focuses on production enamel work, primarily hand drawn graphite images on vitreous enamel. I…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on April 7, 2014 at 9:43am — No Comments

Grants for Visual Artists

Grants for Visual Artists

The Harpo Foundation is accepting proposals for its Grants for Visual Artists program, which provides direct support to under-recognized artists of any age. The deadline for eligible artists to apply is May 6, 2014.

Proposals are evaluated on the basis of the quality of the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on March 20, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Call: Artists-in-Residence at Harborfront, Toronto

We are now accepting applications for the Artist-in-Residence programme. The deadline is Friday, March 14, 2014 @ 5pm Toronto local time.

Please direct any questions about the Artists-in-Residence programme to…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 9, 2014 at 10:44am — No Comments

Call: Haystack Summer Residency

Open Studio Residency

May 25-June 6

Haystack's Open Studio Residency is a new program that provides two weeks of studio time and an opportunity to work in a supportive community of makers. The program accommodates approximately fifty participants—from…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on January 2, 2014 at 9:00am — 1 Comment

Call for Entry: RESOLUTELY AMBIGUOUS



Entry Due:  March 1, 2014

Entry Fee: $25

Exhibition Dates:  April 21 – May 5, 2014

Contemporary metalsmiths and jewelers radically expanded the use of materials and techniques while at the same time honoring the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 30, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Feeling superior does not help with anything.

I witnessed a bunch of troublesome ‘discussions’ this past week. Not on crafthaus and not directed at me personally, but troublesome nevertheless. They also weren’t real discussions either, as in: a respectful exchange of opinions where one side hears the other out. It…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 5, 2013 at 5:00pm — 15 Comments

Call: Craft Alliance Artist-in-Residence Program 2014-2015 (Deadline: January 17, 2014)

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  • Location: St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Deadline: January 17, 2014
  • Duration: 3, 6, 9, or 12 months
  • Eligibility: letter of intent; artist statement; current resume; 3 letters of recommendation; images of 10 recent works; completed application
  • Costs & Support: $30…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on December 3, 2013 at 9:32am — No Comments

Call: Material Matters ECU Symposium

Material Matters: Making Connections is an exhibition highlighting the connections we create as makers between each other and within our work.

This juried exhibition is to be held in conjunction with the Material Topics: Image & Meaning Symposium of…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 20, 2013 at 3:21pm — No Comments

CERF+: What 3,500 American Craft Artists Are Telling Us

November 7, 2013

CERF+ (Craft Emergency Relief Fund + Artists’ Emergency Resources) is pleased to announce that the results of our national research study are now available. The 54-page study, Sustaining Careers: A Study of the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 18, 2013 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Value Added: The Alternative Limb Project

Viktoria Modesta wearing the stereo leg, fitted by ProActive prosthetics.

The Alternative Limb Project offers a personal bespoke service which provides unique…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on November 18, 2013 at 12:00pm — 4 Comments

NCECA 2014 Emerging Artist Open Call

Greetings NCECA fans and especially to those of you who are interested in…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on August 12, 2013 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Mina Kang - Contemporary Asian Fiber Jewelry

Mina Kang (Korea)

Brooch "Mixture 6"

Ramie fabric, thread, stainless steel…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on July 19, 2013 at 1:23pm — No Comments

Call: PLAY: Toys & Games Made By Artists

Added by Brigitte Martin on March 20, 2013 at 8:11am — No Comments

Patina Gallery seeks new International Jewellery Artists

Patina Gallery, of Santa Fe, New Mexico, seeks International Jewellery Artists working in precious metal studio jewelry. Beauty, fine design, craftsmanship and wearability are foremost among the qualities we seek. We are highly discerning in our selectiveness and hope to find three…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on February 15, 2013 at 8:49am — No Comments

Tales From the Tool Box - A Crafthaus Online Exhibition

Diana Greenwood
‘There is always one moment in childhood…’

Mantel Box 230 x 330 x 45 mm

Mantel Box in Cherry wood with a hinged glass door, containing a silver vessel marked ‘drink me’, marbles, sweets and found objects

A piece about childhood, forgotten toys, favorite stories and the loss of innocence as the future beckons, inspired by ‘Garden of Love’ by William Blake.

Image Credit: Diana Greenwood

www.diana-greenwood.com

View the new CRAFTHAUS online exhibition (October 24-November 24, 2014)

Tales from the Tool Box - Chapter 1

Curated by Mark Fenn - Studiofenn, UK

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Takahiro Iwasaki - Miniature Scenes made of Fibers, Dust & Hair

The only place for cloth fibers, human hair and dust in my home is the vacuum cleaner, but that's not the case for Japanese artist Takahiro Iwasaki, who loves to use them to create detailed miniature scenes that depict Japan's industrial…See More
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A modern metalsmith/metal artist can be found working in traditional metals as well as in nontraditional materials. The designs can range from the classic to the extravagant, and the techniques can either be centuries old or decidedly current.

The wide range of expression preferences, design options, materials, and processes has lead within our field to unfavorable misconceptions, misunderstandings and in some cases even outright disdain between artists. Can the metal and jewelry field overcome its division and send out a much-needed signal?

We appreciate and respect our historical past and acknowledge that current materials have a rightful place in jewelry/object making!

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