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    Asheville Art Museum (Asheville, NC)

    Karen Peltier (Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC)

    To work with the Asheville Art Museum on several upcoming exhibitions, as well as their burgeoning craft collection, under the supervision of the Assistant Curator. Offering hands-on curatorial experience with a focus on craft including exhibition research, loan arrangements, and drafting artist biographies.

    The Chipstone Foundation (Milwaukee, WI)

    Piers Gelly (Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT)

    To work with The Chipstone Foundation, assisting in the planning and programming of the Object Lab initiative. The Object Lab brings interdisciplinary voices to the study of craft and decorative arts history, and consists of a website, a museum space, and an annual seminar series.

    Museum of Contemporary Craft (Portland, OR)

    Ryan King (Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC)

    To assist the Museum of Contemporary Craft with research, planning, writing, editing, exhibition design, and installation of two exhibitions: Erik Gronborg¬†and Object Focus: The Bowl and document the experience on Untitled, PNCA’s online magazine throughout the internship.

    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Boston, MA)

    Allison Geremia (Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY)

    To work with the Curators of Contemporary Decorative Arts researching works from the museum’s permanent collection of contemporary craft in advance of the inaugural installation of collections material in the MFA’s Daphne and Peter Farago Gallery for contemporary decorative arts.

    RECENT NEWS

    The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design launches “Craft City”

    The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) debuts a new program series this summer that honors Asheville as “Craft City.” At three outdoor pop-up studios this summer (July 7, August 4, and September 1) people of all skill levels and backgrounds can make a take-home craft under the guidance of a visiting artist.

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