CRAFT RESEARCH FUND GRANTS

The Craft Research Fund advances, expands and supports research about craft in the United States. GOALS ·  To support innovative research on critical issues in craft theory and history. ·  To explore the inter-relationship among craft, art, design and contemporary culture. ·  To foster new cross-disciplinary approaches to scholarship in the craft field in the United States. ·  To advance investigation of neglected questions on craft history and criticism in the United States. Learn More...

WINDGATE FELLOWSHIP AWARDS

The Center awards graduating seniors each with $15,000 in the form of a Windgate Fellowship.

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WINDGATE MUSEUM INTERNSHIPS

The Center partners with museums to offer four Windgate Museum Internships for either graduate or undergraduate students who are aspiring craft curators.  Interns work closely with museum staff on a craft collection, exhibition, or research project designed specifically for the internship. Since 2006, the Center has awarded internships to 21 graduate and undergraduate students from 10 museums including the Victoria & Albert Museum in London. 

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RECENT NEWS

Call for Participation: Object as Poet

Motivated by the writings of longtime Craft Horizons Magazine editor Rose Slivka and artist/poet M.C. Richards, The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) presents a challenge for makers and writers: to create a new collaborative work inspired by The Good Making of Good Things: Craft Horizons Magazine, 1941-1979 in just 11 days.

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