Monthly Archives: January 2014

2014 Exhibition Schedule

The 2014 schedule continues with an exhibition titled CTRL+P that investigates the implications of digital technologies on the making of sculptural and functional objects curated by Anna Walker and organized by the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, from May 16 – August 23, 2014 and a selection of internationally renowned Gee’s Bend quilts in partnership […]

Nationally traveling exhibition, Taking Shape, to open new contemporary art space in downtown Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC – The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (The Center) is pleased to announce the opening of its Benchspace Gallery & Workshop, a new contemporary art and project space in downtown Asheville. A reception will be held Friday, January 24, 2014 from 5-7 pm to celebrate the opening of the gallery and it’s first exhibition, Taking Shape: Celebrating the Windgate Fellowship. The exhibition will run through May 3, 2014.

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design revamps local impact and energizes national focus with move to downtown Asheville

ASHEVILLE, NC – The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (The Center) is pleased to open their permanent location in downtown Asheville, NC with a reception from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, January 24.

2014 Windgate Museum Interns

The American Museum of Ceramic Art (Pomona, CA) Eugene Ruzi (University of Buffalo, State University of New York, NY, PhD, Anthropology Spring 2015) To work with the Associate Curator to conduct preliminary research for, An Archive of 10: Celebrating AMOCA’s First Decade exhibition and accompanying printed and on-line publications. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Boston, […]


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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