2015 Back to the Drawing Board

Summer 2015

The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) is now accepting applications for a series of 24-hour gallery take-overs intended to provoke conversation, expose process, and invite public participation. Back to the Drawing Board will take place at Benchspace, CCCD’s gallery and workshop, throughout the summer of 2015. These one-day take-overs aim to make visible the invisible creative process and provide a venue for experimentation, collaboration, failure, and innovation. 

The format of these take-overs is decided by the collaborator, and may include a performance, installation, film, and/or exhibition. Each collaborator will receive $500 for materials and supplies, marketing by CCCD, and the chance to present a new idea or body of work. All artists, makers, designers, curators, performers, educators, and researchers with a process oriented, engaging project or work-in-progress are welcome to apply. 

For complete details and link to the application please visit: www.craftcreativitydesign.slideroom.com

For gallery information and dimensions, please download: Gallery Information

Application Deadline: Friday, December 12, 2014


The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design Announces 2014 Craft Research Fund Recipients

(Asheville, NC) ­– The Center for Craft, Creativity & Design (CCCD) is pleased to announce the recipients for the 2014 Craft Research Fund grants. This year, ten organizations, curators, scholars, and graduate students will receive a total of $95,000 to support and expand scholarly craft research, exhibitions, catalogs, and projects in the United States, including the Museum of Arts and Design and the Patricia & Phillip Frost Museum of Science, among others.


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