The Good Making of Good Things

The Good Making of Good Things

Craft Horizons Magazine, 1941–1979Event Website

Member Preview
Wed Mar 6th, 2019 5PM - 8PM CST
Mar 7th - Jun 2nd
Minnesota Museum of American Art
350 Robert St N
St Paul ( map )

IC:  (L to R) Christopher Sublett, 'Toy Creature,' ca. 1970. Brass and bronze, 4-1/4   x 9 x 3-1/8 inches ; Herbert Bayer, 'Chromatic Triangulation with Two Squares,' ca. 1976. Wool, 46 x 46 inches; Peter Voulkos, 'Bird Vase,' 1958. Glazed stoneware, 18-1/8 x 20-3/4 x 7 inches. All coll. Minnesota Museum of American Art.

Minnesota Museum of American Art (the M) and the American Craft Council are partnering to present an exhibition celebrating mid-century makers whose style and dedication to the handmade still inspire the contemporary craft and DIY scene.

'The Good Making of Good Things' showcases a range of beautifully made studio craft works from the M’s collection in wood, glass, metal, ceramics, and textiles. These artworks are set against the intertwined histories of the American craft movement, the M, and Craft Horizons magazine.

The Good Making of Good Things
Opens Thurs., March 7, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Member Preview * Exclusively for members of the M and ACC
Wed., March 6, 5 – 8 p.m. * Remarks at 6 p.m.
Tickets: $10 for members ($20 for non-members – includes admission + an individual membership to the M)

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