Monthly Archives: April 2014

CTRL+P Opening Reception

Recent economic reports speculate that a third industrial revolution shaped by digital technologies is underway. Ctrl + P investigates the implications of such technologies on the making of sculptural and functional objects in the 21st century. Artists include: Piotr Chizinski, Bryan Czibez, Meg Drinkwater, Erin Gardner, Arthur Hash, Dylan McManus, Ryder Richards, Stacy Jo Scott, Shawn Spangler, and Jonathan Whitfill. Ctrl + P is curated […]

PechaKucha Night Asheville – Vol 6

PechaKucha Night, now in over 700 cities, was devised in Tokyo in February 2003 as an event for young designers to meet, network, and show their work in public. Presenters have 20 seconds to present each of their 20 slides. The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design will be hosting PechaKucha Night Asheville at Benchspace […]

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“Taking Shape: A Curator’s Perspective”, discussion with Cindi Strauss

Join Cindi Strauss, exhibition curator, for a discussion about the featured artists and the significance of their work in Taking Shape: Celebrating the Windgate Fellowship. In addition, the importance of the Windgate Fellowship as a vehicle for individual artistic growth as well as its effect on the larger field of craft will be addressed.

Craft in America Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy Sneak Preview

Asheville, NC – The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) is pleased to announce the sneak preview of the newest episode, Industry: Handmade in the Creative Economy, from the award winning series Craft in America. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the owners, artists, and technicians from local featured textile industry, The Oriole Mill.

3D Printing the Focus of Next Exhibition at The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design’s Benchspace Gallery & Workshop

Asheville, NC – Recent economic reports speculate that a third industrial revolution, shaped by digital technologies, is underway. This summer, Benchspace Gallery & Workshop will investigate the implications of such technologies on the making of sculptural and functional objects in the 21st century.

Moogfest brings Immersive, Improvisatory, Durational Performances to Benchspace

Moogfest is a five-day festival held in downtown Asheville, dedicated to the synthesis of technology, art and music in celebration of the legacy of synth pioneer Robert Moog.  Don’t miss exciting performances by Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ Nick Zinner, Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox, LCD Soundsystem’s Gavin Russom, and Dan Deacon plus an immersive visual installation with films, projections and art by Hisham Bharoocha at The Center […]

CCCD Announces Asheville Sneak Preview of Peabody Award Winning Series, Craft in America: Industry at Fine Arts Theatre

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) is pleased to announce the sneak preview of the newest episode, Industry – Handmade in the Creative Economy, from the award winning series Craft in America. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the owners, artists, and technicians from local featured textile industry, The Oriole Mill.

CTRL+P

Recent economic reports speculate that a third industrial revolution, shaped by digital technologies, is underway. Ctrl + P investigates the implications of such technologies on the making of sculptural and functional objects in the 21st century.

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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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