Craft Forward Soiree

"California College of the Arts, San Francisco campus"Saturday, April 2,  7–10 p.m.
California College of the Arts,
San Francisco Campus

 

Craft Forward attendees are invited to celebrate craft at the Craft Forward Soiree, a night of festivities held at the San Francisco campus of California College of the Arts in the expansive setting of the Nave. The evening’s itinerary includes the following highlights:

Buffet Dinner Reception

Craft Forward Exhibition
A juried exhibition of CCA student and faculty work that speaks to the ethos of craft will be on view in the Nave at the San Francisco campus April 2–3.

Curators
Russell Baldon, Chair of the Furniture Program
Nathan Lynch, Chair of the Ceramics Program
Mara Holt Skov, Adjunct Professor, Industrial Design Program
Dance Performance
Belly dance performance by Unsinkable Molly and Lisa Hyde of Standfire Collective
Live music by Jef Stott and SoozhyQ
Student Pecha Kucha
Join us for a series of short lectures given by graduate students from CCA, as well as those from invited institutions, on the subject of craft. Presentations by:
Mike Caroselli, MFA student in Design, California College of the Arts
Christine Elfman, MFA student in Fine Arts, California College of the Arts
Steven Frost, MFA student in Fiber and Material Studies, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Bean Gilsdorf, MFA student in Fine Arts, California College of the Arts
Angus Haller, MFA student in Fine Arts, California College of the Arts
Edgar Mosa, MFA student in Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Cranbrook
Carlos Ramirez, MFA student in Fine Arts, California College of the Arts
Nicole Seisler, MFA student in Ceramics, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Angie Wilson, MFA student in Fibers, San Francisco State University
Interactive Craft Artists
Silvi Alcivar
Courtney Johnson
Kristen Peterson
Natalie Trujillo
Music & Dancing
Music by DJ Rob Fatal
Visuals by Cali Bondad
Please note: This special event requires a separate admission ticket. Purchase now!