Designer-craftsmen U.S.A. 1960

a national competition sponsored by the American Craftsmen"s Council on the theme "Designed and handcrafted for use" ... May 27 through September 4, 1960
  • 35 Pages
  • 4.51 MB
  • English

Museum of Contemporary Crafts of the American Craftsmen"s Council , New York
Decorative arts -- United States -- Exhibitions, Decoration and ornament -- United States -- Exhibi
ContributionsAmerican Craftsmen"s Council. Museum of Contemporary Crafts
The Physical Object
Pagination35 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14527906M

Designer-craftsmen U.S.A. New York: The Museum, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: American Craftsmen's Council. Museum of Contemporary Crafts.; American Federation of Arts. OCLC Number: Notes: To be circulated by the American Federation of Arts.

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Brooklyn: Brooklyn Museum, First edition. Slim quarto. Side stapled and perfect bound printed wrappers. 72. Harvey Littleton (J – Decem ) was an American glass artist and educator. Born in Corning, New York, he grew up in the shadow of Corning Glass Works, where his father headed Research and Development during the s.: 6 Expected by his father to enter the field of physics, Littleton instead chose a career in art, gaining recognition first as a ceramist and later as a Born: JCorning, New York.

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John Axel Prip (–), also known as Jack Prip, was a master metalsmith known for setting standards of excellence in American metalsmithing. His works and designs have become famous for bringing together the formal, technical tradition of Danish design into harmony with the American desire for innovation.

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DESIGNER CRAFTSMEN U.S.A. Exhibition Catalog from the American Craftsmen Educational Council and the Brooklyn Museum 72 pages and black and white images of metals, wood, textiles, and ce. Materials: HAZMAT: Cadmium plating Fiberglass-reinforced plastic components, foam blocks, fiberglass cloth, plexiglass canopy, aluminum and steel hardware, wood.

American Federation of Arts records,bulk Series 5: Exhibition Files, Image assets for this folder have not been fully processed. Designer Craftsmen U.S.A., American Federation of Arts, Museum of Contemporary Crafts, American Craftsmen Exhibition, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA Madonna Festival of Religious Art, Los Angeles, CA Award One-Man Exhibition, DeYoung Museum, San Francisco, CA One-Man Exhibition, Villa Montalvo, Saratoga, CA For example, the juried exhibition “Designer Craftsmen U.S.A.

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Stephenson, Member IAC (International Academy of Ceramics) Waters Road Ann Arbor, Michigan () EDUCATION B.F.A. Carnegie Mellon University M.F.A. Cranbrook Academy of Art TEACHING - Professor of Art, Eastern Michigan University, ‘91 Emeritus status.

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The itineraries are created by a. Hiroko, born in Tokyo Japan, received her MFA in from the Cranbrook Academy of Art, in Michigan U.S.A. She began teaching Metalsmithing in at The University of Michigan, and continued until when she retired as Professor Emeritus.Full text of "Report of the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution and financial report of the Executive Committee of the Board of Regents for the year ending June See other formats.Transcript Preface.

The following oral history transcript is the result of a tape-recorded interview with L. Brent Kington on May 3 and 4, The interview took place at the artist's home and studio in Makanda, Illinois, and was conducted by Mary Douglas for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.