Calendar

April, 2019

ACC Shows & Events

2019 St. Paul Preview Party

Start date
Thursday, 04/04/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Thursday, 04/04/2019, 9:00 PM
Join your fellow craft enthusiasts to meet the artists and shop the show ahead of the crowds.
Location
St. Paul RiverCentre

174 West Kellogg Boulevard
Saint Paul, MN 55102
United States

“Ceramic Highlights from the ACC Library and Archives”

Start date
Friday, 02/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/08/2019, 5:00 PM
ACC celebrates the ceramic arts and its cultural legacy with a presentation of materials from our library and archives.
Location
American Craft Council

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

Artist Talk and Nail Salon with Jennifer Ling Datchuk

Start date
Wednesday, 04/17/2019, 6:30 PM
End date
Wednesday, 04/17/2019, 8:30 PM
Jennifer Ling Datchuk will discuss the ways that hair and nail salons are sites for conversations, learning, and camaraderie when dealing with issues of gender, identity, and power in her work.
Location
American Craft Council

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

“The Political Hand: Jennifer Ling Datchuk”

Start date
Wednesday, 04/17/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Friday, 05/31/2019, 5:00 PM
This exhibition of Datchuk’s porcelain work explores questions of identity and shared values in Chinese and American culture and the emotive power of domestic objects.
Location
American Craft Council

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

Community Events

CraftBoston 2019

Start date
Friday, 04/12/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/14/2018, 5:00 PM
Juried exhibition and sale of contemporary craft.
Location
Boston Center for the Arts

539 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116
United States

Smithsonian Craft Show 2019: Art and Design Made by Hand

Start date
Wednesday, 04/24/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Sunday, 04/28/2019, 5:00 PM
A show and sale by 120 artists representing all facets of contemporary design and craft.
Location
National Building Museum

401 F St. NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States

Evening Soirée & Auction

Start date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 9:00 PM
Meet influencers from the craft field as they collide at the 2019 Spring Craft Weekend auction.
Location
James Renwick Alliance

4405 East West Highway
Suite 510
Bethesda, MD 20814
United States

Symposium - 2019 Masters of the Medium

Start date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 12:00 PM
Join us for this free event as the 2019 Masters of the Medium share images of their work and discuss their notable craft journeys.
Location
James Renwick Alliance

4405 East West Highway
Suite 510
Bethesda, MD 20814
United States

The One of a Kind Spring Show

Start date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 04/28/2019, 5:00 PM
The Mart’s fourth annual Spring Show puts the spotlight on makers from across North America.
Location
The Merchandise Mart

222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654
United States

Open House / Open Studios

Start date
Saturday, 04/06/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 4:00 PM
Join Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts to celebrate the work of the Spring 2019 artists-in-residence and our new curator-in-residence.
Location
Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts

724 S. 12th St.
Omaha, NE 68102
United States

Craft City Food & Art Tour

Start date
Saturday, 04/20/2019, 3:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 10/19/2019, 6:00 PM
Visit galleries, watch live demonstrations, sip craft cocktails, taste local beers & meet the creatives who make Asheville a craft city.
Location
Center for Craft, Creativity & Design

67 Broadway Street
Asheville, NC 28801
United States

78th Street Studios Third Friday Art Walk

Start date
Friday, 04/19/2019, 5:00 PM
End date
Friday, 12/20/2019, 9:00 PM
Every third Friday through December.
Location
78th Street Studios

1305 W. 80th St.
Cleveland, OH 44102
United States

CraftBoston Spring 2019

Start date
Friday, 04/12/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 04/14/2019, 5:00 PM
90 local and national craft artists exhibit and sell handmade wearable art, furniture, decor + more.
Location
Boston Center for the Arts

539 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02116
United States

DJ Kishka Art & Craft Market

Start date
Monday, 04/22/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/22/2019, 9:30 PM
Part of the festival in the Detroit Shoreway neighborhood in Cleveland.
Location
Cleveland festival

Detroit Ave. and W. 58th St.
Cleveland, OH 44102
United States

The World’s Largest Textile Garage Sale

Start date
Thursday, 04/11/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 4:00 PM
Are you an artist, student, maker, DIYer, or simply just love a bargain? Join us for a celebration of thrift and fiber art!
Location
Textile Center

3000 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
United States

Chair Nerds Unite! Regional Chair Caning Summit

Start date
Friday, 04/12/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 4:00 PM
Silver River Center for Chair Caning is hosting a regional summit of seat weavers at the chair museum. No experience necessary to attend.
Location
Silver River Center for Chair Caning

#9 Riverside Drive
Asheville, NC 28801
United States

Chair Caning Boot Camp

Start date
Monday, 04/15/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 5:00 PM
A two-week intensive of chair seat weaving classes
Location
Silver River Center for Chair Caning

#9 Riverside Drive
Asheville, NC 28801
United States

Craft Show / Open Studio

Start date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 4:00 PM
Sailbag maker Laura Cleminson of Hoist Away Bags and ceramic artist Elizabeth Benotti are co-hosting their annual spring open studios.
Location
Elizabeth Benotti studio

384 Harold Dow Hwy.
Unit #24 & #20
Eliot, ME 03903
United States

Artist talk: Ted Adler

Start date
Tuesday, 04/23/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Tuesday, 04/23/2019, 7:30 PM
Artist talk with McKnight Ceramic artist resident Ted Adler.

Looking & Learning

Start date
Wednesday, 04/24/2019, 6:30 PM
End date
Monday, 02/04/2019, 8:30 PM
Get a sneak peek into Ted Adler and Mic Stowell's personal collections.
Location
Northern Clay Center

2424 Franklin Avenue E
Minneapolis, MN 55406
United States

Northern Woods: An Exhibition of Fine Furniture

Start date
Thursday, 04/25/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/29/2019, 3:00 PM
A celebration of woodworking crafts through display of excellence and ingenuity.
Location
Eden Prairie Center

8251 Flying Cloud Dr.
Eden Prairie , MN 55344
United States

Canton Spring Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

Start date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 5:00 PM
This large show will feature artists and crafters selling their original handmade items.
Location
St. George Serbian Center

4667 Applegrove St. NW
North Canton, OH 44720
United States

Artist Lecture: Michael Radyk

Start date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 7:00 PM
End date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 8:00 PM
Join Peters Valley School of Craft for for a special artist lecture with textile designer Michael Radyk
Location
Pike County Public Library

119 E. Harford St.
Milford, PA 18337
United States

Medina Spring Avant-Garde Art & Craft Show

Start date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 5:00 PM
Our newest show launching this spring.
Location
Medina Community Recreation Center

885 Weymouth Rd.
Medina , OH 44256
United States

Exhibitions

Pennsylvania Made: Local Forms in the Collection

Start date
Friday, 02/01/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 04/20/2019, 5:00 PM
"Pennsylvania Made" brings together more than 100 works that show the myriad ways that wood inspires Pennsylvania artists and makers.
Location
Center for Art in Wood

141 N 3rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
United States

Since Taos: Contraction of Mass, Concision of Throught

Start date
Friday, 02/22/2019, 4:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 04/20/2019, 5:00 PM
Lisa Klakulak's solo exhibition, "Since Taos: Contraction of Mass, Concision of Thought" is an autobiography rolled into felt.
Location
Form and Concept gallery

435 S Guadalupe St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501
United States

“Creative Collective: The Clay Studio as Claytopia in Philadelphia”

Start date
Friday, 02/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/08/2019, 5:00 PM
View work by those who have helped shape the Clay Studio into an organization that truly makes a positive difference in the world.
Location
American Craft Council

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

“Ceramic Highlights from the ACC Library and Archives”

Start date
Friday, 02/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Monday, 04/08/2019, 5:00 PM
ACC celebrates the ceramic arts and its cultural legacy with a presentation of materials from our library and archives.
Location
American Craft Council

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

“The Political Hand: Jennifer Ling Datchuk”

Start date
Wednesday, 04/17/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Friday, 05/31/2019, 5:00 PM
This exhibition of Datchuk’s porcelain work explores questions of identity and shared values in Chinese and American culture and the emotive power of domestic objects.
Location
American Craft Council

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

Art + Identity: an international view

Start date
Sunday, 04/07/2019, 12:00 PM
End date
Sunday, 05/05/2019, 12:00 PM
With a representation of artists reflecting five continents, the exhibition will take an expansive survey of identity and art in a global world.
Location
Browngrotta

276 Ridgefield Road
Wilton, CT 06897
United States

No Spectators: The Art of Burning Man

Start date
Friday, 04/26/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Monday, 09/02/2019, 5:00 PM
Explore the culture, ethos, principles and creative spirit of Burning Man with dozens of artworks.
Location
Cincinnati Art Museum

953 Eden Park Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45202
United States

April Featured Artists: American Pottery Festival Preview

Start date
Tuesday, 04/02/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/05/2019, 4:00 PM
Get a first look at the artists who will be featured in one of Northern Clay Center's largest annual events this fall, American Pottery Festival.
Location
Northern Clay Center

2424 Franklin Avenue E
Minneapolis, MN 55406
United States

Old Masters: Buddhist Art in Potteryw

Start date
Tuesday, 04/02/2019, 11:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 06/30/2019, 4:00 PM
An exhibition of Buddhist artworks from the Frederick Kramer and Losang Samten collections.
Location
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center

1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ 08332
United States

In Good Company: Tableware for the 21st Century opening reception

Start date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 12:00 PM
End date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 2:00 PM
Invitational show featuring artists who create bespoke tableware for restaurant and home.
Location
Peekskill Clay Studios @ The Hat Factory

1000 N. Division St., Suite #13A
Peekskill, NY 10566
United States

Greenwich House Pottery Artists Exhibition

Start date
Friday, 04/12/2019, 5:00 PM
End date
Friday, 05/03/2019, 7:00 PM
We are pleased to present an exhibition recognizing the distinguished artists who contribute to the Greenwich House Pottery community.
Location
Greenwich House Pottery

16 Jones Street
New York, NY
United States

Fiber Reaction: Response to Materials and Methods

Start date
Friday, 04/05/2019, 6:30 PM
End date
Friday, 05/17/2019, 6:00 PM
An invitational fiber arts exhibition to celebrate the launch of REACH’s new Fiber Arts Studio space.
Location
REACH Studio Art Center Gallery

1804 S. Washington Ave.
Lansing, MI 48910
United States

Treasured Traditions: A Statement of Place

Start date
Thursday, 04/04/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Saturday, 11/30/2019, 5:00 PM
Traditions celebrates five art forms as they are actively practiced in the Iroquois communities of Six Nations, Oneida Nation Wisconsin, and Allegany.
Location
Iroquois Indian Museum

324 Caverns Road
Howes Cave, NY 12092
United States

Pulp + Process

Start date
Thursday, 02/21/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 04/21/2019, 5:00 PM
A vibrant exhibition presenting contemporary paper crafts, ranging from stunning cut paper to charming miniatures.
Location
Society of Arts and Crafts

100 Pier 4 Boulevard, Suite 200
Boston, MA 02210
United States

PA Metals Invitational Exhibition

Start date
Monday, 04/08/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Friday, 05/17/2019, 3:00 PM
Metals and jewelry invitational exhibition of Pennsylvania-based or -born artists.
Location
Brockway Center for Art & Technology

200 Wood St., suite B
Brockway, PA 15824
United States

Nuance: Craftsmanship, Imagination and Innovation

Start date
Saturday, 04/13/2019, 10:00 AM
End date
Sunday, 05/19/2019, 6:00 PM
See a showcase of work that represents the merger of hands and technology in contemporary craft.
Location
Peters Valley School of Craft

19 Kuhn Road
Layton, NJ 07851
United States

William Harper: The Beautiful & the Grotesque

Start date
Thursday, 04/04/2019, 6:00 PM
End date
Friday, 06/14/2019, 6:00 PM
Master jewelry artist William Harper's jewelry, sculptures, paintings and books are on view in this solo exhibition.
Location
Cleveland Institute of Art

11141 East Boulevard
Cleveland, OH 44106
United States

Natural Progressions & RoCA Nest

Start date
Saturday, 04/27/2019, 2:00 PM
End date
Tuesday, 04/30/2019, 4:00 PM
Site-specific environmental sculpture installations.
Location
Rockland Center for the Arts

27 S Greenbush Road
West Nyack, NY 10994
United States