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Renwick Gallery

Stacey Lee Webber, The Craftsman Series: Shovels , 2011, pennies, Courtesy of the artist What is craft and what role does it play in the American experience? What does the future hold for America’s craft movement? Nicholas R. Bell, the Fleur and Charles Bresler Curator of American Craft...
Washington, DC Homei Iseyama, Interned at Topaz, Utah, Teapot . Photo by Terry Heffernan The first thing I noticed when I entered the exhibition, The Art of Gaman: Arts and Crafts from the Japanese American Internment Camps, 1942-1946 , was the quality of the craftsmanship. This small but utterly...