Craft Forms 2017, 23rd International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Craft and Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Glass

CRAFT FORMS 2017, 23RD INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION OF CONTEMPORARY CRAFT and BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING: WOMEN IN GLASS

Join us for the 23rd international juried exhibition Craft Forms dedicated to enhancing the public’s awareness of contemporary craft while providing a venue for established and emerging artists alike to share their functional and sculptural creative endeavors.

This year we are pleased to welcome Nora Atkinson, The Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft at the Renwick Gallery Smithsonian American Art Museum, as the juror for the Craft Forms 2017 exhibition.

Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Glass will look at the many achievements of women working with glass. Dr. Arlene Silvers has been the curator of contemporary glass for the National Liberty Museum in Philadelphia since its founding in 2001 and is the curator of Breaking the Glass Ceiling.

Nora Atkinson, along with Craft Forms 2017 artists, will discuss contemporary craft and this year’s artworks on December 9th from 1:00 PM-2:30 PM. Curator Dr. Arlene Silvers, along with Breaking The Glass Ceiling artists will discuss the fluid art form of glass making on Saturday, December 9th from 2:30 PM-4:00 PM.

Preview Party tickets can be purchased at www.craftforms.com or call 610-688-3553


EXHIBITIONS:

Davenport Gallery, Craft Forms 2017

Juror for Craft Forms 2017: Nora Atkinson, the Lloyd Herman Curator of Craft, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum

Ethel Sergeant Clark Smith Gallery, Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Glass

Curator for Glass: Dr. Arlene Silvers, Curator of Contemporary Glass, National Liberty Museum

ADDITIONAL EVENTS:

**Preview Party Craft Forms 2017

(ticket information here: Craft Form Preview Party Tickets )

Friday, December 8, 6:00 – 10:00 pm

*Juror’s Lecture & Meet the Artists: Craft Forms (free and open to the public)

Saturday, December 9, 1:00 – 2:30 pm

*Curator’s Lecture & Meet the Artists: Breaking the Glass Ceiling (free and open to the public)

Saturday, December 9, 2:30 – 4:00 pm

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Craft Forms 2017, 23rd International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Craft and Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Women in Glass
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