THE Crafts Center
Past shows and exhibitions

 

January 13- March 28, 2014: A View to the Making: Portraits of North Carolina Craft Artists at Work

(read the article from the 3/04/2014 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

September 25 - November 1, 2013: The 5th Pinhole Camera Challenge Exhibition

 

August 21 - November 3, 2013: "I Did It My Way" - an exhibition of contemporary quilts and quilted objects by the Triangle Art Quilters guild

 

March 20 - June 16, 2013: Jennifer Siegel - "Turned On"


March 20 - June 16, 2013: Ellen Ko - Chinese Brush Paintings (read the article from the 3/23/2013 edition of the World News newspaper)

 

January 14 - March 15, 2013: Who Let the Wolves Out! (read the article from the 2/17/2013 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

January 11 - March 2, 2012: Poetic Portraits of a Revolution (read the article from the 1/12/2012 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

October 1 - October 28, 2011: Pinhole Camera Challenge Exhibition

 

August 17 - October 30, 2011: Kirk Adam - Modern Abstracts (read the article from the 9/8/2011 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

April 17, 2011: Windhover 2011

 

April 4 - April 29, 2011: A Very Special Challenge and Exhibition in Honor of John McElroy - an exhibition of pieces made from walnut & cherry wood donated by the McElroy family

 

March 14 - April 29, 2011: Nippon! Nippon! - an exhibition of photographic images of Japan, by NCSU student Luis Zapata

 

January 31 - March 13, 2011: Show It Off! - works by Crafts Center students and studio members

 

January 24 - February 25, 2011: 'RED' - an exhibition of photographs by the NC State Photo Club

 

December 10 - 16, 2010: The Feel of Dreams - the College of Textiles 2010 Cotton Inc. Fabric for Life Student Design Challenge Exhibition

 

October 11 - October 29, 2010: Pinhole Camera Challenge Exhibition

 

September 21 - October 19, 2010: In Search of a State Treasure - a Tar Heel Gem and Mineral Club exhibition

August 18 - October 11, 2010: Quilting IS Art - an exhibition of contemporary quilts and wearable art by the Triangle Art Quilters guild

 

April 24 - June 13, 2010: Explorations in Woven Fibers - Woven work by Shelly King featuring three-dimensional designs and irregular surfaces

 

April 18, 2010: Windhover 2010

 

April 14 - June 13, 2010: Exhibition by the Triangle Potters Guild

 

March 1 - April 18, 2010: Style of NC State Photographers - Photographs by the NC State Photo Club

 

March 1 - April 9, 2010: Craft Center Instructors Exhibition

 

January 13 - February 26, 2010: Exhibition by the Woodturners Guild of North Carolina

 

January 13 - February 26, 2010:North Carolina Landscapes - Watercolor Paintings by Laura Azzi

 

December 2009: Deep Green - the College of Textiles 2009 Cotton Inc. Fabric for Life Student Design Challenge Exhibition

 

October 12, 2009: NC State Through a Pinhole

 

August 24, 2009: Who We Are: The Works of Conrad Weiser and Jim Pressley

 

April 18, 2007: Windhover 2007

 

February 12 - March 21, 2007: A Show for Students (read the article from the 2/23/2007 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

September 18 - October 22: Achieve! - Donald Corey, Marlow Gates, Lillian Jones, Janine Leblanc, Jim Lux, and Alison Overton

 

April 26, 2006: Windhover 2006

 

March 20 - April 21, 2006: Jean V. Wilk - Driven by Design

 

January 23 - February 26, 2006: Our Shop - A Retrospective in Wood

 

November 19, 2005: 21st Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 6 -October 30, 2005: Dan Finch, A Potter From Down East

 

April 25 - May 5, 2005: Windhover 2005

 

February 26, 2005: 40 Years in the Making! A Birthday Party!

 

January 31 - February 26, 2005: 40 for the 40th

 

January 12 - 23, 2005: Art & Design Class Critique

 

November 20, 2004: Holiday Fair & Sale 20/20 (20th Annual)

 

October 1 - November 7, 2004: Making Craft in a Big Way

 

August 30 - September 26, 2004: Triangle Black & White Photography Group Exhibition

 

April 19 - May 6, 2004: 2004 Windhover Tenth Annual Exhibition

 

March 4, 2004: "The Triplets Are up for Adoption" Fundraiser (read the article from the Arts NC State Spring 2004 publication and the article from the 3/5/2004 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

February 9 - March 28, 2004: Triangle Potter's Guild: New Works

 

November 22, 2003: Nineteenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 8 - November 2, 2003: Reflections & Altered Surfaces - Edge Barnes, Charlie Cawlie, Lyric Kinard, Leon Harkins (read the article from the 9/12/2003 edition of the Technician student newspaper)

 

April 7 - May 8, 2003: 2003 Windhover Ninth Annual Exhibition

 

February 14 - March 30, 2003: The Crafts Center Members Exhibition

 

November 23, 2002: Eighteenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 9 - November 3, 2002: Carolina Designer Craftsmen New Members Exhibition

 

April 29 - May 5, 2002: 2002 Windhover Eighth Annual Exhibition

 

February 22 - April 7, 2002: College of Design Student Art Exhibition

 

November 17, 2001: Seventeenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 10 - November 2, 2001: The Crafts Center's Intructors' Triennial Exhibition

 

April 20 - May 10, 2001: 2001 Windhover Seventh Annual Exhibition

 

March 19 - April 22, 2001: The Crafts Center Members Exhibition

 

January 29 - March 4, 2001: Triangle Art Quilters

 

January 22 - March 23, 2001: Case Exhibition: Teapots from the Collection of Walton Weiser

November 18, 2000: Sixteenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 13 - November 18, 2000: From These Hands (Portraits of potters and pots)

 

April 24 - May 11, 2000: 2000 Windhover Sixth Annual Exhibition

 

March 6 - April 9, 2000: Wood Fired Pottery by Peter Callas

 

January 24 - February 27, 2000: The Triangle Woodturners of North Carolina

 

November 20, 1999: Fifteenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 13 - November 5, 1999: The Legacy of Dino Read (winners of CDC show award named after Dino Read)

 

April 26 - May 6, 1999: 4th Annual Windhover Exhibition [reception April 30, 5-7pm]

 

March 22 - April 19, 1999: NUNAVUT: Our Land

 

February 1 - March 5, 1999: The Peterson Collection - Southwest Native American Artwork [reception February 5, 5-7pm]

 

November 21, 1998: 14th Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 14 - November 1, 1998: Crafts Center Instructors Biennial Exhibition [reception September 18, 5-7pm]

 

April 27 - June 26, 1998: 1998 Windhover Fourth Annual Exhibition

 

March 16 - April 19, 1998: The Crafts Center Members Exhibition

 

January 23 - March 1, 1998: Triangle Basket Weavers Exhibition

 

November 22, 1997: Thirteenth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

October 15 - November 13, 1997: Turned for Use - The First Juried Show of the American Association of Woodturners

 

August 25 - October 5, 1997: Baltic Ceramics: 1996

 

April 21 - June 25, 1997: 1997 Windhover Third Annual Exhibition

 

March 17 - April 20, 1997: Triangle Potter's Guild Exhibition

 

January 27 - March 6, 1997: My Art Is a Meditation - Works by Dennis Paul Williams

 

November 23, 1996: Twelfth Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 16 - November 12, 1996: The Crafts Center's Instructors' Biennial Exhibition

 

April 26 - May 3, 1996: 1996 Windhover Second Annual Exhibition

 

March 4 - April 21, 1996: Carolina Designer Craftsmen - New Members Exhibition

 

December 4, 1995 - February 25, 1996: Textile Traditions of West Africa

 

November 18, 1995: Eleventh Annual Holiday Fair & Sale

 

September 18 - November 5, 1995: Raised in Clay: The Southern Pottery Tradition

 

April 28 - May 4, 1995: 1995 Windhover Exhibition

 

March 20 - April 23, 1995: Creative Fibers - The Diverse Wake Weavers Guild

 

January 17 - March 5, 1995: Selected Carvings from Rick Hanery, Master Woodcarver

 

January 17 - March 5, 1995: Cajun Music & Zydeco Photographs of the Artists in Their Communities

 

November 19, 1994: Tenth Annual Holiday Crafts Fair & Sale

 

October 19 - November 13, 1994: Domestic Icons - Teapots from the Anderson Collection

 

September 6 - October 9, 1994: The Crafts Center's Instructors' Biennial Exhibition

 

March 21 - May 1, 1994: "Jazz Babies!" - The Age of Art Deco

 

January 18 - February 27, 1994: The NCECA 1993 Clay National Exhibition

 

November 20, 1993: Ninth Annual Crafts Fair & Sale

 

October 11 - November 14, 1993: The 1993 Caricature Carvers of American Exhibition featuring Additional Pieces by Tom Wolfe

 

September 7 - October 3, 1993: Clay: Art's Versatile Language - Triangle Potters' Guild Exhibition

 

March 19 - April 25, 1993: Carolina Designer Craftsmen

 

January 11 - February 26, 1992: African Images in American Crafts

 

November 21, 1992: Eighth Annual Crafts Fair & Sale

 

October 16 - November 15, 1992: Studio Glass - The Anderson Collection

 

September 8 - October 8, 1992: The Crafts Center Instructors' Biennial Exhibition

 

March 15 - April 15, 1992: Textiles from Seian University, Kyoto, Japan--featuring: Fujimoto Tetsuo, Kubota Shigeo, Kusama Tetsuo, Takada Tetsuo, Takada Yuko, Yoshida Teruyoshi

 

January 13 - February 23, 1992: The 1991 Juried Traveling Exhibition (National Council for Education in the Ceramic Arts)

 

November 23, 1991: Seventh Annual Crafts Center Fair

 

September 30 - October 25, 1991: Needle Expressions - Traveling Show of National Council of American Embroiders

 

August 21 - September 23, 1991: Three Photographers - Marshall Clayton, Lewis Downey, Nona Short

 

April 5-26, 1991: The National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts Traveling Exhibition (1990)

 

March 11-31, 1991: Wake Weavers Guild

 

January 7 - February 15, 1991: Rude Osolnik - Retrospective of Turned Wood - Organized by the Southern Highlands Crafts Guild

 

November 17, 1990: Sixth Annual Craft Center Fair

 

October 19 - November 13, 1990: Raleigh Art Guild Exhibition

 

September 7 - October 11, 1990: Craft Center Instructors: Update at the Craft Center, A Celebration of Personal Style

 

September 7 - October 7, 1990: Pottery of Marie Woo

 

March 19 - April 30, 1990: Ribs, Rods, and Splits: An Exhibition of Baskets from Appalachia

 

March 15 - April 8, 1990: Pottery Exhibition by Gerry Williams

 

January 16 - February 28, 1990: P.H. Polk, Southern Photographer

 

November 18, 1989: Fifth Annual Mini Fair

 

September 9 - October 9, 1989: Raku Pottery Exhibition by Andy Smith

 

September 5 - October 12, 1989: Pieceworks II - Southern Arts Federation

 

May 22- June 28, 1989: The International Turned Objects Show

 

March 28 - April 28, 1989: Southern Arts Federation/National Endowment for the Arts - Photography Fellowship Recipients Exhibition

 

January 20 - March 1, 1989: Clay Diversities - Pottery collection of Lisa & Dudley Anderson (curated by Lisa Anderson)

January 15 - February 12, 1989: Pottery Exhibition by Clyde Gobble

 

November 19, 1988: Fourth Annual Mini Fair

 

October 7 - November 15, 1988: Craft Center Instructors' Exhibition

 

August 29 - September 16, 1988: New Wood, New Ways - Southern Arts Federation

 

May 30 - July 14, 1988: Carolina Designer Craftsmen New Members Exhibition from 1987 and 1988 Juries

 

March 22 - May 1, 1988: Wake Weavers Guild Membership Exhibition

 

January 15 - February 15, 1988: Icons and Images

 

November 21, 1987: Third Annual Mini Fair

 

October 16 - November 15, 1987: Sander Blondeel [Flat Glass Artist from Belgium]

 

September 15 - October 25, 1987: Pottery Exhibition by Michael Simon

 

August 31 - September 30, 1987: New Wood, New Ways - Southern Arts Federation

 

April 18 - May 8, 1987: Southern Arts Federation/National Endowment for the Arts: Crafts Fellowship Recipients Traveling Exhibition

 

February 16 - March 31, 1987: Looking Back at NCSU - The Centennial Exhibition (curated by James V. Pressley, Jr.)

 

January 12 - February 12, 1987: The National Council on Education in Ceramic Arts Traveling Exhibition

 

January 12 - February 8, 1987: Pottery Exhibition by Sally Bowen Prange

 

November 22, 1986: Second Annual Craft Center Mini Fair

 

November 7 - December 9, 1986: Six Directions in Paper: The Pyramid Prints and Paperworks, an Exhibition of Paper as an Art Form

 

October 3-28, 1986: Asian Standards/American Artists: Rosemary KimBal (sumi-e) & Richard Bennett (pottery)

 

September 2-30, 1986: The Penland Craft Show

 

June 30 - July 27, 1986: Fresson Photographs - Southern Arts Federation

 

May 26 - June 26, 1986: Functional Ceramics - College of Wooster & North Carolina Potters

 

April 4 - May 4, 1986: Spotlight '85 - Southern Arts Federation

 

February 21 - March 31, 1986: Kimono, The Outer Garment (Dr. John Kelly Collection)

 

January 13 - February 9, 1986: Big Shots

 

November 23, 1985: First Annual Mini Fair

 

November 22 - December 13, 1985: Crafts Center Instructors Show

 

October 18 - November 17, 1985: Southern Studio Glass - Southern Arts Federation

 

September 6-29, 1985: National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts Traveling Show

 

June 3-27, 1985: Arte Vivo, Folk Art of Mexico

 

March 15 - May 3, 1985: Carolina Designer Craftsmen

 

February 15 - March 10, 1985: Lanugage of Mississippi Choctaw Crafts - Southern Arts Federation

 

November 26 - December 14, 1984: Ansel Adams Photographs

 

October 26 - November 19, 1984: Crafts of Japan: Artisan & Artist

 

October 3-21, 1984: The Shopping Bag (graphic art)

 

June 26 - July 29, 1984: Wake Weavers' Guild Exhibition

 

June 26 - July 29, 1984: Southeastern Regional Crafts Competition, Southern Arts Federation

 

May 23 - June 21, 1984: Jewelry (Jane Ferree)

 

April 13 - May 12, 1984: 100 Gloves

 

March 1984: Photographs (Jerry Uelsmann)

 

February 21 - March 25, 1984: Ferrous Finery

 

January 13 - February 15, 1984: Ben Owen Introduces Ben Owen III

 

October 28 - November 20, 1983: Functional Ceramics '83

 

October 15-29, 1983: Photographs by Judy Dater

 

September 22 - October 14, 1983: Carolina Designer Craftsmen Traveling Exhibition

 

May - August 15, 1983: Summer Crafts Seminar Instructors Exhibition

 

April 15 - May 4, 1983: Kyoto Metals, Contemporary Japanese Metalworks (grand opening)

 

Summer 1982: Watercolor (Keith Rose)

 

Summer 1982: Porcelain (Sally Prange)