Monthly Archives: March 2017

The Life and Work of Harvey Littleton

An inter-generational conversation on the life and work of pioneering glass artist Harvey Littleton with Kate Vogel, John Littleton, and Annalisa Littleton.

Windgate Project Grant Lecture and Workshop with Rachel Mauser

To celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Windgate Fellowship Award in 2015, marking $1.5 million awarded to 100 emerging craft artists nationwide, CCCD announced ten $10,000 Project Grants to be awarded to previous Windgate Fellows over a three-year period. Now in the second year, CCCD is hosting the Project Grant recipients in Asheville to present […]

CCCD Announces 2017 Materials-Based Research Grant Recipients

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) is pleased to announce the inaugural recipients of the Materials-Based Research Grant. Of 46 applicants, three project teams will receive $10,000 each to pursue mutually beneficial innovation in Craft and STEM research, including exploring the effects of farming practices on the material properties of bone china, crafting […]

2018 Museum Internships: Call for Host Institutions

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) administers the Windgate Museum Internship program, which provides $5,000 to four selected museums, galleries, foundations, and non-profits with craft collections and curatorial staff requiring intern assistance. The four selected institutions use the $5,000 award to pay an intern of their choosing, preferably an undergraduate or graduate student, […]

CCCD to Host Public Meeting on Affordable Housing Solutions for Artists

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.


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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