Monthly Archives: January 2017

Women in Craft Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

SPACE IS LIMITED — REGISTER HERE Celebrate women’s history month by joining CCCD and Art+Feminism to edit Wikipedia articles to include the influential work of women working in craft between 1941-1979. No experience necessary, Wiki experts on hand. F.A.Q.’s What is a Wiki Edit-a-thon? According to Wikipedia, an edit-a thon is a special type of meetup […]

2017/18 Craft Research Fund Grants

 

Salon Series: Craft and Community

SPACE IS LIMITED — REGISTER HERE Following in the tradition of literary and philosophical salons of the 17th and 18th century CCCD will host gatherings in conjunction with each exhibition at Benchspace Gallery & Workshop to engage with a central theme of the show. A book will be selected based on the theme and provide a […]

2017 Windgate Museum Interns

The Windgate Museum Internship program provides $5,000 stipends to four undergraduate or graduate students who work under the direction of curators or directors in contemporary craft collections, exhibitions, and programs in museums or organizations nationally. After reviewing applications from a diverse and compelling group of museums, CCCD is pleased to announce the 2017 Windgate Museum Internship Host Institutions: American Museum of Ceramic Art, Asheville Art Museum, Charles Allis-Villa Terrace Art Museums, and Minnesota Center for Book Arts.

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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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