Fall 2014 Craft Research Fund Travel Grant Recipients
Rose Bouthillier, Associate Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland
To present “Looking at the Thing Meant to be Held: Reading the Functional Ceramics of Kirk Mangus” at the College Art Association Conference.
Diana Greenwold, Ph.D. candidate in 19th and 20th Century Fine and Decorative Arts, University of California, Berkeley
To present “Following the Thread: Renaissance Italian Lace and Embroidery and the Scuola d’Industrie Italiane, 1905-1927” at the College Art Association Conference.
James Herring, Exhibitions Manager/Designer, Patricia & Philip Frost Museum
To present “Studio Pottery and the Evolution of American Mingei in a 21st Century Context” at the College Art Association Conference.
Sarah Parrish, Ph.D. Candidate in the History of Art & Architecture, Boston University
To present “From Collectives to Corporations: Sheila Hicks’s Fiber Commissions, 1964-1977” at the College Art Association Conference.
The next deadline is April 30th, 2015.
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On March 22 from 7-8:30 pm, The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) and Asheville Area Chamber of Commerce will host a public meeting on affordable housing solutions for artists, craftspeople and makers. The meeting will provide the public with an opportunity to engage with and learn from Artspace, a national non-profit organization based in Minneapolis, MN that specializes in creating, owning and operating affordable housing and studio/business space for artists and creative sector businesses.