2014

Gifts of the Craftsmen 2014 Featured Artists

Ohio Craft Museum’s 15th annual “Gifts of the Craftsmen” holiday exhibition and sale, Nov. 9–Dec.23, features one-of-a-kind and limited-edition jewelry, ceramics, art glass, clothing and more, all made in America by fine craft artists. It's a unique holiday shopping experience featuring new artists and long-time favorites. Holiday hours are 10 - 5 Monday through Saturday, 1 - 4 on Sundays. Click here for the online gallery

Enough Violence: Artists Speak Out

September 7– October 26, 2014

Featuring work by 14 contemporary artists from around the world, ENOUGH Violence investigates the impact violence has on our lives, and the role the arts can play in restoring peace and security. Discover how creative expression can be used as a tool to process complex emotions and respond to inexplicable events. Feel, heal, transform and be part of the solution.

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Enough Violence: Artists Speak Out Exhibition

September 7– October 26, 2014

Featuring work by 14 contemporary artists from around the world, ENOUGH Violence investigates the impact violence has on our lives, and the role the arts can play in restoring peace and security. Discover how creative expression can be used as a tool to process complex emotions and respond to inexplicable events. Feel, heal, transform and be part of the solution.

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Figure It: Forms of Human Expression

July 13–August 24, 2014

This exhibition showcases exemplary forms in clay, glass, fiber and wood by 31 artists from across the United States. Independent curator Gwen Heffner selected works that are "dedicated to the human figure as a means of expression and have powerful messages to share."

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Best of 2014

May 4–June 22, 2014

Ohio Designer Craftsmen’s 31st annual juried members’ exhibition will showcase exemplary works in clay, glass, fiber, metal, wood and mixed media, selected by jurors Namita Gupta Wiggers, Director and Chief Curator, and Nicole Nathan, Curator of Collections at the Museum of Contemporary Craft in Portland, Oregon. A cell phone tour of the exhibition will offer visitors the chance to use their phone to hear stories, thoughts and techniques behind selected work from the artists themselves. The show travels to the Wassenberg Art Center in Van Wert, Ohio, July 12-Aug. 24 and then to the French Art Colony, Gallipolis, Ohio, Sept. 5-28.

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Best of 2014 Audio Tour

Use your cell phone for the Audio Tour of "The Best of 2014" by dialing (614) 915-3753 or scanning the QR code at the left with your smartphone. To see the works that accompany the audio tour click on the link below. (Clicking on any of the thumbnails will bring up the tour with larger images).

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Best of 2014 reception

Photos from the opening reception for the Best of 2014

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Functional Ceramics Exhibition 2014

Through April 26, 2014

Ceramics exhibition at the Wayne Center for the Arts in Wooster, Ohio

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