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May 11, 2016 7:00PM
Join us for a discussion on heritage manufacturing with representatives of a couple of our well-known local brands: Faribault Woolen Mill Co. and Nordic Ware.
Jun 8, 2016 7:00PM
Join Sean Sherman of the the Sioux Chef and Amy Thielen, the author of The New Midwestern Table, in a discussion of both sides of the culinary coin.
Oct 7, 2014 to Jul 15, 2016
Featuring some of the best 20th and 21st century Japanese ceramics.
Aug 23, 2015 to Aug 1, 2016
"Discovering the Chattahoochee Valley" is an exhibition of large-scale silk paintings by René Shoemaker. Shoemaker, of Athens, Georgia, has created site-specific works about the area. The artist solicited responses from the Columbus-area community through social media to decide which buildings and locations could be used in the paintings.
Oct 18, 2015 to Oct 16, 2016
CFile, a publication for contemporary ceramic art, is looking for the top early-career potters to be featured in upcoming articles. Submit your work for free to be considered; you may also recommend a friend.
CFile is a resource for contemporary ceramics news, exhibitions, reviews, and emerging talent from around the globe, with 60,000 monthly users.
Nov 5, 2015 9:00AM to Nov 6, 2016 12:00AM
"Under Fire" online exhibition of international enamel artists
Mar 15, 2016 10:45AM to May 16, 2016 12:00PM
Eligibility: Artists in Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas and Wyoming). All types of ceramics eligible. Works must be at least 50 percent clay.
Juror: Robert Harrison
Mar 26, 2016 5:00PM to May 16, 2016 12:00PM
Maker Moxie: The Impact of the Craft School Experience
Apr 1, 2016 9:00AM to Jun 1, 2016 12:00AM
Jewelry Making Classes,
Apr 4, 2016 to May 6, 2016
Tabletop: A Functional Art Exhibit - Call for Entry
Apr 5, 2016 to May 28, 2016
McKnight Artist Residency applications due - call for entry
Apr 5, 2016 to May 28, 2016
McKnight Artist Fellowship applications due - Call for Entry
Apr 13, 2016 to May 12, 2016
The 4th biennial Fiber Options exhibition at Maryland Federation of Art is open for entry to original 2D and 3D fiber artwork. Juror is Susanna Fields-Kuehl, fiber artist and assistant director at Montpelier Arts Center in Laurel, MD. Online entry is at our website (entry fee applies).
Apr 15, 2016 to Jun 10, 2016
The 16th annual American Landscapes exhibition is open for entry to original 2D and 3D artwork depicting a landscape from the Americas. Juror is Liza Key Strelka, manager of exhibitions at the Phillips Collection in Washington, DC. The exhibit will display August 15 - September 14 at Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery.
Apr 23, 2016 5:15PM to Nov 7, 2016 12:00AM
Produced in close collaboration with San Francisco native Kay Sekimachi (b. 1926), a pioneer in the post-World War II fiber art movement, this exhibition offers a glimpse into the working processes of one of America’s most important weavers.
May 6, 2016 6:00PM to May 7, 2016 12:00AM
Opening Reception: Florilegium and HomeWork: Jennifer Rogers
May 13, 2016 9:30AM to May 15, 2016 12:00AM
Great Estates, Jewelry and Decorative Arts conference
May 17, 2016 5:30PM to May 18, 2016 12:00AM
[email protected] Master Gardener: Create Planters
May 21, 2016 9:30AM to May 22, 2016 12:00AM
Sibylle Peretti makes detailed large-scale glass sculpture, with children as her primary subject. Skilled in a variety of hot and cold techniques, including casting, sculpting, enameling, and other surface design, Peretti brings a wealth of inspiration and experience to her work. Her lecture will focus on her work and career, her international experience, and background.
May 21, 2016 6:30PM to May 22, 2016 12:00AM
Ghetto Craft: A Place Where Poverty and Porcelain Intersect
Jun 3, 2016 12:00PM to Jun 6, 2016 12:00AM
The Toe River Arts Council hosts it bi-annual open-studio tour in western North Carolina. More than 100 artists, craftspeople, and galleries open their doors to visitors in Mitchell and Yancey Counties. A meet-the-artist reception is June 3, 4 p.m., at the Spruce Pine Gallery.
Jun 4, 2016 9:30AM to Jun 5, 2016 12:00AM
James Renwick Alliance DAS Workshop: Donald Friedlich
Jun 5, 2016 2:00PM to Jun 6, 2016 12:00AM
James Renwick Alliance DAS Panel: Donald Friedlich
Jul 7, 2016 5:00PM to Aug 1, 2016 12:00AM
July Featured Artists: Oestreich, Severson, Spates
Aug 5, 2016 to Sep 19, 2016
Fun & Games: Lively Fiber Works by Elizabeth Morisette
Sep 21, 2016 to Sep 25, 2016
Utilitarian Clay VII Celebrate the Object National Symposium
Sep 23, 2016 6:00PM to Sep 24, 2016 12:00AM
Exhibition Openings: A Tipping Point; Students of MN NICE
Oct 14, 2016 5:00PM to Oct 17, 2016 12:00AM
Morristown CraftMarket - Call for Entry
Nov 10, 2016 9:00AM to Nov 14, 2016 12:00AM
Dickens Christmas Show and Festivals - Call for Entry
Dec 14, 2016 to Jan 14, 2017
360 Xochi Quetzal: Free Artist Residency in Mexico - Call for Entry