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    ACC Library
    (Images courtesy of American Craft Council)

    American Craft Council (Minneapolis, MN)

    Taylor Rose
    University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, MN)
    BA, Art History, expected 2016

    Heather Carroll
    St. Catherine University (St. Paul, MN)
    MS, Library and Information Science, expected 2017

    The interns’ responsibilities will include processing the ACC’s digitized audio, video and film collection. With the support of the ACC’s web team, the interns will be responsible for designing a landing page and marketing these resources to ACC members and the public.

     

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    (Images courtesy of Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art)

    Utah State University, Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art (Logan, UT)

    Matthew Limb
    University of California, Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, CA)
    PhD, History of Art and Architecture, expected 2018

    The intern’s responsibilities will include working with curatorial staff to choose objects, research and write literature for the objects, to be used as displays within the exhibition or on their online resources, helping them create an expansive online ceramics collection. In addition, intern will also have the opportunity to assist in the selection of objects for an upcoming exhibition, Highlights from the NEHMA Ceramics Collection.

     

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    Kentucky Museum of Art and Craft (Louisville, KY)

    Christina Warzecha
    Northern Illinois University (DeKalb, IL)
    MFA, Ceramic Emphasis, spring 2016

    The intern’s responsibilities will include working with museum staff to advance scholarship on its current holdings and help cultivate connections with special collections within the Kentucky region that are relevant to the KMAC mission, which focuses on the acquisition of artwork that serves to bridge traditional craft practices and contemporary artistic production.

     

    Bank of America Plaza on the Avenue of the Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. May 29, 2014 * Photograph © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Boston, MA)

    Linnea Seidling
    Bard Graduate Center (New York, NY)
    MA History of Decorative Arts, Design and Material Culture, 2015

    The intern’s responsibilities will include assisting in the research, evaluation, correspondence, and administrative tasks related to the museum’s collections of American studio furniture, American studio glass, and contemporary East Asian and Southeast Asian jewelry and metalwork under the direction of the Katherine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture.

     

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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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