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    Knoxville Museum of Art (Knoxville, TN)

    Caitlin Combes (BA, Rice University,  TX)

    To provide logistical and research support in preparation for an installation by glass artist Richard Jolley. 

    Crafts Study Center, University for the Creative Arts (Farnham, UK)

    James Saul (MA, Art History, The American International University, London, UK)

    To create a significant new archive of the eminent 20th Century letterer and sculptor Ralph Beyer.

    Racine Art Museum (Racine, WI)

    Chelsea Kaufman (BA, Art and English, Goshen College, IN)

    To research and record a portion of RAM’s wood and fiber holdings, specifically pieces of David Ellsworth and Dorothy Gill Barnes, in preparation for an exhibition in late 2011 and participate in the development of a large collections-focused fiber exhibition in 2012.

    Mint Museum of Craft + Design (Charlotte, NC)

    Alexandra Irving (MA, Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY)

    To research for an exhibition, F.O.O.D. (Food, Objects, Objectives, Design), which presents a thematic look at inventive and contemporary objects that have one of three objectives: to prepare, to cook or to present food.

    RECENT NEWS

    Study Confirms Affordable Housing and Studio Need for Artists/Creatives in Asheville; Proposes Solutions

    In 2015, The Center for Craft, in partnership with the Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce, commissioned Minneapolis-based Artspace Consulting to conduct a preliminary feasibility assessment and report as the first step towards developing affordable space solutions for artists and the creative sector in Asheville, North Carolina. Artspace Consulting recently submitted their preliminary feasibility assessment findings, which confirm the need for affordable housing and workspaces for artists and creatives.

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