Calendar

March, 2019

ACC Shows & Events

Improve Your Artist Statement

Start date
Friday, 03/29/2019, 1:30 PM
End date
Friday, 03/29/2019, 5:00 PM
If you're an artist who struggles with writing, ACC is holding a talk and coaching sessions for attendees of the 2019 NCECA conference.
Location
Minneapolis Convention Center

301 2nd Avenue S.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
United States

Office [After] Hours

Start date
Friday, 03/29/2019, 5:00 PM
End date
Friday, 03/29/2019, 9:00 PM
Please stop by to view two wonderful exhibitions presented in conjunction with the 2019 NCECA conference.
Location
American Craft Council

1224 Marshall St. NE, Suite 200
Minneapolis, MN 55413
United States

Community Events

La Quinta Arts Festival

Start date
Thursday, 03/07/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 03/10/2019, 5:00 PM
A top-ranked festival for more than 35 years.
Location
La Quinta Civic Center Park

78495 Calle Tampico
La Quinta, CA 92253
United States

Craftsmen’s Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival

Start date
Friday, 03/01/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 03/03/2019, 8:00 PM
Featuring original designs and work from hundreds of artists from across America.
Location
South Carolina Fairgrounds

Cantey & Goodman Bldgs.
1200 Rosewood Dr.
Columbia, SC 29201
United States

Craftsmen’s Spring Classic Art & Craft Festival

Start date
Friday, 03/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 03/10/2019, 8:00 PM
Featuring original designs and work from hundreds of artists from across America.
Location
Richmond Raceway Complex Exhibition

Commonwealth & Henrico Hall Bldg
600 E. Laburnum Ave.
Richmond, VA 23222
United States

Artist Talk: Jeff Schmuki

Start date
Thursday, 03/07/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Thursday, 03/07/2019, 7:00 PM
Learn about Jeff Schmuki's ceramics, interventions, plants, and robotics!
Location

2424 Franklin Avenue E
Minneapolis, MN 55406
United States

Marin Arts & Crafts Show

Start date
Friday, 03/01/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 03/03/2019, 5:06 PM
The show offers a range of products designed and created by independent artisans, studio artists, and small production workshops.
Location
Marin Center

10 Ave of the Flags
San Rafael, CA 94903
United States

Creating Pysanky: Ukrainian Easter Eggs

Start date
Friday, 03/22/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 03/23/2019, 4:00 PM
Asheville artist Andrea Kulish will demonstrate the Ukranian art of pysanky, a wax-resistant method of decorating Easter eggs.
Location
Grovewood Gallery

111 Grovewood Road
Asheville, NC 28804
United States

Twin Cities Bead Bazaar

Start date
Saturday, 03/02/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 03/03/2019, 5:00 PM
Jewelry artists, bead vendors, jewelry making classes and product demonstrations
Location

1001 MN-7
Hopkins, MN 55305
United States

Exhibitions

Transformation 10: Contemporary Works in Found Materials

Start date
Friday, 09/14/2018, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 03/23/2019, 5:00 PM
Featuring innovative works by 26 national and international artists that incorporated found materials in an unexpected ways.
Location
Contemporary Craft

2100 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
United States

A Common Thread 2019

Start date
Thursday, 01/10/2019, 5:30 PM
End date
Saturday, 03/02/2019, 4:00 PM
A Common Thread 2019 brings together Textile Center’s members for this annual celebration of work honoring textile tradition and innovation.
Location
Textile Center

3000 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
United States

Into the Blue: Artist Invitational 2019

Start date
Friday, 01/11/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 03/02/2019, 6:00 PM
The exhibit will feature 12 artists who work in a wide variety of disciplines, including glass, textiles, ceramics, painting and sculpture.
Location
Blue Spiral 1

38 Biltmore Ave.
Asheville, NC 28801
United States

COMPOSE | DECOMPOSE Conversation: Eleanor Annand + Make Noise

Start date
Tuesday, 03/26/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/12/2019, 5:00 PM
This exhibition is part of the ongoing “conversation” series pairing two artists. Through discovery of intersections between seemingly disparate materials or approaches, fresh perspectives emerge and the two bodies of work begin to form a dialogue that is often unexpected, compelling, and powerful.
Location

3135 Conley Ridge Rd.
Horner Hall
Penland, NC 28765
United States

Joseph Pintz | Simple Things

Start date
Friday, 03/29/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/05/2019, 5:00 PM
Artist and educator Joseph Pintz works with a rich terra cotta colored earthenware clay, hand-building minimalist functional forms meant for use.
Location

3135 Conley Ridge Rd.
Horner Hall
Penland, NC 28765
United States

Wanxin Zhang: The Long Journey

Start date
Saturday, 03/16/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 07/14/2019, 5:00 PM
This exhibition celebrates Wanxin Zhang’s signature style — a hybrid of California Funk influence and nods to Chinese history.
Location

2569 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
United States

Material Domestication

Start date
Saturday, 03/16/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 07/14/2019, 5:00 PM
"Material Domestication" is an investigation of materiality and technique based on slow production and repetitive making.
Location

2569 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
United States

Group Show: Wood-Fired

Start date
Friday, 03/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/05/2019, 5:00 PM
The wood-fired ceramics movement has deep roots in the Midwest.
Location
Abel Contemporary

6858 Paoli Rd.
Belleville, WI 53508
United States

Welcome the Stranger

Start date
Friday, 03/08/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 06/09/2019, 5:00 PM
Cast glass and mixed media by Micaela Amateau Amato that reimagines heroes past and present.
Location
National Liberty Museum

321 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States