This Summer at form & concept

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Beyond Punch Cards
May 31 – July 13
CURRENTS Reception: Friday, June 7, 5-7 pm
Artist Talk: Saturday, June 8, 2-3 pm

Robotic looms. Glowing tapestries. This group exhibition offers unexpected perspectives on the links between textiles and art.

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Susan Beiner | Sugar Fields
May 31 – July 13

Susan Beiner debuts a porcelain garden of tactile blooms that examine the tension between organic and human-made structures.

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Superscript
April 26 – July 13
It’s time to rethink what the book can be. Insurgent members of the book art community unite for an exhibition of works that incorporate books or are conceptually linked o them.

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Up Next

Summer Show

June 28 – October 11

Opening Reception: Friday, June 28

 

form & concept invites its local and far-flung represented artists for a group exhibition examining the conceptual boundaries between art, craft, and design, and how these distinctions reflect cultural attitudes toward gender, race, and class.

 

Six Years Smitten

July 26 – October 12, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, July 26, 5-7 pm

Artist Talk: Saturday, July 27, 2-3 pm

 

Marissa Saneholtz and Sara Brown, co-founders of the Smitten Forum residency project unite over 70 makers who have participated in Smitten Forum in the past six years for a cumulative exhibition of wearable artworks.

 

Buckle Expo: Selections from the 2019 World Championship Belt Buckle Competition

July 26 – October 12, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, July 26, 5-7 pm

 

Metalsmith Bryan Petersen curates an exhibition that examines the perception of objects, the hierarchy of jewelry formats, and the meaning of craftthrough the lens of the belt buckle. 

 

The Bench: Southwest Makers Symposium

July 26 – July 28

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Unfolding on the final weekend of July 2019, The Bench will unite over 70 makers who have participated in Smitten Forum, along with an international creative community that surrounds them.

 

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Erik Gellert | Demonstration

July 13, 1-4 pm

Santa Fe ceramicist Erik Gellert unravels the process behind his coiled, undulating sculptures with an interactive demonstration in the form & concept atrium.

 

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Alicia Bailey- Folded Book Forms Workshop- Form and Concept Gallery- Santa Fe New Mexico

Innovative Folded Book Forms with Alicia Bailey

July 13, 10 am – 4 pm

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Students will be introduced to creative and innovative book structures using paper and a few basic tools. Inspired by innovators in the book arts field such as Claire van Vliet and Hedi Kyle, the focus will be on form and structure rather than content.

 

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