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APPLY NOW FOR THE JUMPSTARTER INNOVATION GRANT!

Who? US-based early and mid-career artists.

When? By Saturday, June 15!

What? UNRESTRICTED FUNDS ($3,000 for two recipients) to help you take your work to the next level or start something new!

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CraftBoston on the Move: Rhode Island School of Design

We rounded out the first CraftBoston on the Move series with another unforgettable day! This time, we took a day trip to the Rhode Island School of Design,with a specific […]

CraftBoston on the Move: Toshiko Takaezu at the MFA

What an exciting evening at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston! Not only did we learn about Toshiko Takaezu’s life and work from curator, Noni Gadsden, we also heard first-hand […]

CraftBoston on the Move at the Peabody Essex Museum!

What an exciting CraftBoston on the Move event! We started the day with a captivating tour of the “On this Ground” exhibition led by Curator Sarah Chasse, with added insights […]

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