• Society of Arts + Crafts: Now Open in the Seaport District

    Society of Arts + Crafts: Now Open in the Seaport District

On View Now

Adorning Boston and Beyond: Contemporary Studio Jewelry Then + Now and Our Cups Runneth Over, 6th biennial cup exhibition and sale

Two new vibrant exhibitions on view at the Society of Arts + Crafts open on Thursday, November 8. Adorning Boston and Beyond: Contemporary Studio Jewelry Then + Now explores Boston and surrounding areas as a hub of innovation and creativity in studio jewelry. The Society's biennial cup exhibition and sale, Our Cups Runneth Over, returns and features cups, as well as portfolio pieces, by ceramic artists from across the country. 

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"Handmade objects are soulful in a way machine made things are not. Frequently I 'read' them by holding them in my hand,and enjoying what is tactile." -Terrill Waldman









"Everyone has the ability to appreciate the work of a master craftsperson." -Richard Oedel











All my pieces at the Society are based on New England becoming my home and the history behind metal and craft" -Tanya Crane


Pulp + Process and Rebecca Welz: Inner and Outer Spaces Opening Reception / Thursday, February 21, 6-9pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Pulp + Process and Rebecca Welz: Inner and Outer Spaces Opening Reception / Thursday, February 21, 6-9pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Join us as we celebrate the opening of two new exhibitions: Pulp + Process and Rebecca Welz: Inner and Outer Spaces.

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Technology, Dyslexia and Chromatin Packing: Artist Talk with Eric Standley / Saturday, March 16, 2-3:30pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Technology, Dyslexia and Chromatin Packing: Artist Talk with Eric Standley / Saturday, March 16, 2-3:30pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Eric Standley’s presentation "Dyslexia, Technology and Chromatin Packing" will weave together the broadly diverse influences, conditions and beliefs that drive his studio practice. Standley's work is on view in Pulp + Process

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Artist Talk with Artist-in-Residence Jessica Smith / Thursday, March 21, 6-7pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Artist Talk with Artist-in-Residence Jessica Smith / Thursday, March 21, 6-7pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Join Society AIR Jessica Smith during this talk that will introduce attendees to the history of paper flower making, explain the unique sculptural strengths of this ubiquitous material, and highlight her own sources of visual inspiration

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Paper Cherry Blossom Branches Workshop with Artist-in-Residence Jessica Smith / Saturday, March 23, 10am-2pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Paper Cherry Blossom Branches Workshop with Artist-in-Residence Jessica Smith / Saturday, March 23, 10am-2pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Join current Society AIR Jessica Smith for a class that allows you to welcome spring by crafting your own branch of paper cherry blossoms.

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Artist Talk and Demo with Michelle Samour / Sunday, April 7, 2-3:30pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Artist Talk and Demo with Michelle Samour / Sunday, April 7, 2-3:30pm / @ 100 Pier 4

Pulp + Process artist Michelle Samour will give a presentation about her work in handmade paper and demonstrate her papermaking process

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