Brookfield Craft Center To Display “A Tradition of Excellence: Faculty Show” Featured

Post by In ArtsWestern News On 05 August 2017

Brookfield Craft Center is delighted to bring A Tradition of Excellence:  Faculty Show, to our Lynn Tendler Bignell Gallery. The exhibit begins with an opening reception on Saturday, August 12 from 5-8 PM and will run through Saturday, September 10.

According to Executive Director, Howard Lasser, “This exhibition, now in its sixth year, is always remarkable.The show is a great opportunity for the community to view the exceptional work of our faculty members who are creating pieces in a variety of media." Work from over 25 of Brookfield Craft Center’s talented faculty representing all seven teaching studios will be displayed.  This includes work in Wood, Glass, Fiber, Ceramic, Metal as well as Paintings.  All by our talented professional faculty.

The regular Gallery and Gallery Shop hours are Tuesday – Friday 12 - 5 PM, Saturday 11am – 5 PM, Sunday 12 – 4 PM, or by appointment.   

About the Brookfield Craft Center - The Brookfield Craft Center (BCC) was founded in 1952 and is recognized as one of the core fine craft schools in America. The center, incorporated in 1954 is a 501(c)(3) organization, offering classes and workshops in glass arts, woodturning, ceramics, jewelry, blacksmithing, fiber arts and other creative endeavors for children and adults taught by professional faculty. The summer “Hands on Art” program, is available for children ages 11-14 during summer months. The historic Mill Building (ca 1780) Gift Shop and Exhibition Gallery is a beautiful venue for displaying fine craft. All works are carefully juried and are representative of the type of skills individuals can learn in our classes. As a force for arts advocacy and community building, BCC strives to teach and preserve the skills of fine craftsmanship, and to enable creativity and personal growth through craft education.

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