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New Piece: Viennese Wastewater Cover Broach

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Added by Ana M. Lopez on June 23, 2016 at 4:30pm — No Comments

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

British Silversmith Stephen Einhorn designs "Lord of Time" Neckpiece

This detailed bespoke neckpiece was designed and made for the Disney's film Alice Through the Looking Glass.…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 20, 2016 at 7:16pm — No Comments

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

Headlights, Parking Sensors: 3D-Printed Dresses for Audi - Anouk Wipprecht

Dutch designer Anouk Wipprecht talks about the digital tools she used to create a collection of interactive 3D-printed dresses for German car manufacturer Audi, which incorporate headlights, parking sensors and other technology. The movie is part of Dezeen's new Future Makers collaboration with Autodesk exploring the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 17, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments

Call: Best of Tennessee Craft 2016

Best of Tennessee Craft 2016



Entry Fee (Best of Tennessee Craft 2016 Exhibit): $35.00







Tennessee…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 17, 2016 at 6:30am — No Comments

New ACC Conference "Present Tense" - The Current State of Craft, October 13 - 15 in Omaha, Nebraska

October 13 - 15 in Omaha, Nebraska

ACC’s 2016 national conference will draw together an essential group for a conversation about the current state of craft. The aim is to challenge, inspire, and educate existing members of the craft and design community and engage new audiences through open…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 14, 2016 at 7:00am — 2 Comments

The Cost of Gun Violence - Harriete Estel Berman

Checking the Cost of Gun Violence

"EACH DAY" there are 31 Murders, 55 Suicides, 2 Accidental Deaths, 1 Death by Police Action, 210 Injured, and costs $627 Million in America. Each DAY!…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 9, 2016 at 1:05pm — 1 Comment

Glass-Like Material Sourced from Beehives

Source: DEZEEN

French designer Marlène Huissoud explains how…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 9, 2016 at 6:57am — No Comments

Pineapple Waste Transformed into Leather-Like Material

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 9, 2016 at 6:45am — No Comments

2016 Halstead Design Challenge KINETIC - The Video

Artists created kinetic brooches from a kit with Halstead components, some of which were featured in an exhibition at Blue Spiral 1 Gallery during SNAGneXt in May 2016. The brooches were for sale during…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 8, 2016 at 12:00pm — No 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

Reflecting on Scottish Gallery Show

A year has passed since I was invited to show at The Scottish Gallery, a lovely space in New Town, Edinburgh - it was my first exhibition out of the country.  There were many things for me to learn about shipping and pricing for another currency, just…

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Added by Deborrah Daher on June 6, 2016 at 3:00pm — 6 Comments

FREE online class : Demystifying Beauty: Inspiration for Design - with Ellen Lupton, Cooper Hewitt

About This Class

What do we mean by "beauty"? How can you bring beauty into your own work? Join museum curators Ellen Lupton and Andrea Lipps for a half-hour class exploring beauty!…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 6, 2016 at 1:35pm — No Comments

Throwing Away Trash, How Hard Can It Be?

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 6, 2016 at 1:30pm — 4 Comments

Unisex (sometimes metallic) Wingtips - Luke Grant-Muller, UK

Luke Grant-Muller is an English-born Egyptian, Scot and Ukrainian artist currently living between London and Tokyo. Grant-Muller describes his design signature as “slightly dark, slightly surreal, ambiguous, androgynous, sometimes grimy and sometimes…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on June 3, 2016 at 10:30am — 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

Build-up

Just 'Cos - 3



This week has been taken up with the tough paperwork exercises of re-writing the whole curriculum at the School of Jewellery to make it more dynamic and flexible. We've taken the opportunity to make the whole thing more craft-based, which is…

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Added by The Justified Sinner on May 29, 2016 at 12:30pm — 4 Comments

The End Matters: Estate Planning for Visual Artists and Collectors

I was approached by several artists recently with questions around their bequest planning and whether SNAG would be able to help and receive some of the artwork and money the…

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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 26, 2016 at 12:30pm — 2 Comments

Halstead Grant Call for Entries

New metal jewelry artists are invited to apply for…
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Added by Brigitte Martin on May 26, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

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"The Cost of Gun Violence"

Artwork for the exhibition "Imagine Peace Now" organized by Boris Bally
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