•          CraftBoston

    CraftBoston

    a show of contemporary art, craft and design

SAC CraftBostonNoTag RGB
 
Presented by the nonprofit Society of Arts and Crafts, CraftBoston is among the premier juried exhibitions and sales of contemporary craft in the U.S. The twice-annual show features the most outstanding artists of our time, showcasing one-of-a-kind and limited edition baskets, ceramics, decorative fiber wearables, furniture, glass jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper and wood. Apply for CraftBoston.
 

CFE18 JAS Image

The Call for Entry period for the 2018 CraftBoston shows is open through September 10, 2017.
For questions about show details, download the Prospectus Sheet.

APPLY FOR CRAFTBOSTON 2018

CraftBoston Spring | April 21 - 23, 2017

Cyclorama @ Boston’s Center for the Arts
539 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02216

Preview + Benefit: Makers in the Round
Thursday, April 20, 2017  /  6pm-9pm

Show Hours
Friday, April 21, 2017  /  11am to 7pm
Saturday, April 22, 2017  /  10am to 6pm
Sunday, April 23, 2017  /  11am to 5:00pm

CraftBoston Spring is a selective display of 90 artists presented in the Cyclorama at the Boston Center for the Arts. A charming 19th-century brick building, the Cyclorama provides an intimate showing and shopping experience. Featuring one-of-a-kind art, CraftBoston Spring ensures craft of the highest caliber. Spend the day looking at and learning about contemporary craft, meet the artists, and take home something fabulous.

Exhibitors Click Here

CraftBoston Holiday | December 15 - 17, 2017

Hynes Convention Center
900 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02115

Preview + Benefit: Holidays & Highballs 
Thursday, December 14, 2017: 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Show Hours
Friday, December 15, 2017  /  11am-7pm
Saturday, December 16, 2017  /  10am-6pm
Sunday, December 17, 2017  /  11am-5pm

Comprised of over 175 artists, CraftBoston Holiday is a highly regarded, must-attend event for artists, collectors, and craft enthusiasts. Presented at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s Back Bay neighborhood, CraftBoston Holiday is conveniently located in a fashionable, concentrated shopping district perfect for the holiday season. Come for the day to shop for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts, meet and support the makers, and learn about fine contemporary craft.

Exhibitors Click Here

Baskets

Baskets

Ceramics

Ceramics

Fiber Decorative

Fiber Decorative

Fiber Wearables

Fiber Wearables

Furniture

Furniture

Glass

Glass

Jewelry

Jewelry

Leather

Leather

Metal

Metal

Mixed Media

Mixed Media

Paper

Paper

Wood

Wood

Applications for the 2018 CraftBoston shows will be open through September 10, 2017

For more information about the shows, eligibility, booth packages, pricing*, etc.,
*Booth packages and pricing are subject to change.

Download the CraftBoston 2018 Prospectus

How to Apply: Once a year, there is only one application, fee, and deadline to apply to CraftBoston Spring and/or Holiday. Applications will be accepted summer 2017. Contact CraftBoston Director if you would like to be added to show waitlist. Application Requirements: Artists are asked to submit an artist statement and a total of five digital images that best represent their work. Work will be juried based on originality, execution of design, technique and craftsmanship, creative use of materials, and aesthetic qualities. Artists are encouraged to submit high resolution, high quality photography for consideration for inclusion in show marketing materials and advertising if accepted. If you have any questions in regard to applying to CraftBoston, contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Thanks to our Media Sponsors!

WBUR
Boston Globe
Artscope
Design New England
Edible Boston
Improper Bostonian
Metro Boston
New England Home
Panorama
WGBH