Monthly Archives: May 2011

9th Annual Craft Think Tank – March 23- 26, 2011

The 2011 Annual Craft Think Tank convened 15 thought leaders in the field of craft to discuss a variety of topics suggested by participants. This year’s discussions addressed how craft is defined in the university setting, the role of the artist outside of the studio, the anticipated impact of craft in 10 years, and how […]

The Asheville Reef, A Satellite of the Worldwide Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef Project

The Asheville Reef is a part of a collaborative project that was created in 2005 by Margaret and Christine Wertheim of the Institute For Figuring in Los Angeles. The project emerged out of several intersecting threads, mathematics, marine biology, feminine handicraft, collective art practice, and environmental concerns regarding the plight of living reefs.

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Artspace Survey Launch: Counting Asheville Artists & Creatives for Affordable Housing Solutions

The Center for Craft and Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce are pleased to announce the launch of a comprehensive community outreach campaign and survey to quantify affordable housing and space options for Asheville’s artists, makers, performers and creatives. The Arts Market Survey, with a tagline of “Keep Asheville Creative,” is the next step to addressing community need as part of a bigger project to develop live/work, mixed-use-model development for the creative sector in Asheville.

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