32nd Biennial Exhibition of the
Creative Crafts Council
June 1–July 31, 2019
Mansion at Strathmore
The Biennial Exhibition of the Creative Crafts Council showcases the finest craft from Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Handmade jewelry, ceramics, textiles, and woodwork celebrate the traditions and innovations of artisans and the continued love for American craft.
The first biennial had bold beginnings as the Exhibition of Creative Arts at the National Collection of Fine Arts, now known as the National Museum of American Art, and today continues a long tradition of exhibiting in the Mansion at Strathmore. Artists selected through a competitive jurying process represent excellence in fiber, enamel, wood, glass, ceramics, metals, and mixed media.
Opening Reception Thu, June 6, 7pm
Make It/Take It: Fiber Collage Thu, June 20, 7pm
Loom Building & Weaving for Teens & Adults Sat, June 15 & 22
Hoop Wall Hangings for Kids Sat, June 15
Rope Rugs for Families Sat, June 22
Artists in Fiction Book Club Wed, July 17, 3 & 7pm
Kids Talk & Tour Sat, July 20, 10:15am
Recorrido de Arte para Niños en Español Sáb, 20 de jul, 11:30am
Curator’s Tour Sat, July 20, 1pm
Visita del Curador en Español Sáb, 20 de jul, 2pm
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