Houston Center for Contemporary Craft


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Dining and Discourse: A Discussion in Three Courses

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

February 6 - May 10, 2015

An exhibition exploring the relationship between craft and dining, and challenging notions of functionality, status, and aesthetics. Wood, glass, ceramics, fiber, metal, and mixed media pieces by 26 artists are organized into three dining-room vignettes—Role Play, Hunter-Gatherer, and Opulence and Excess.

Kelly O'Brian: One day, late in the afternoon. . .

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

February 6 - May 10, 2015

An installation in which contemporary ceramic artist Kelly O’Briant elevates everyday objects and subtly captures a sense of intimacy between utilitarian objects and their users.


Literally Figurative

Featured artists include Beth Beede, a felt maker from Northampton, Massachusetts; Juliellen Byrne, a ceramist from Columbus, Ohio; Tod Pardon, an enamellist and mixed-media artist […]

Hot Glass, Cool Collections

Hot Glass, Cool Collections presents more than 60 works from 12 of Houston’s best private glass collections. In the small gallery check out Environments = […]

Fall AIR Fair & Asher Holiday Soiree

Meet HCCC’s current Artists-in-Residence (AIRs) Jay Calder, Barbara Kile, Kim Ritter, John Paul, Van Domelen, and Lynn Williams.

AIR Summer Celebration

Get out there and meet HCCC’s 2007 Artists-in-Residence (AIRs) Tara Conley, Jessica Jacobi, Deborah Kirkpatrick, Lauren McEntire, Greg Rubio, Carole Smith, Colleen Toledano, and Lotus […]

CraftTexas 2008

Check out the best in Texas-made contemporary craft. This years picks were selected by Kate Bonansinga, Harlan Butt, Jane Sauer.

Craft in America

This multi-city tour is comprised of not only the traveling exhibition, but also a Web site and three-part PBS special. Also check out Spring 2008 […]


Organized by The Israel Museum in Jerusalem and the Racine Art Museum in Wisconsin, Women

Fall AIR Fair

Open studios with current HCCC residents Tara Conley, Deborah Kirkpatrick, Greg Rubio, Carole Smith and Lotus Witt!!

Intertwined: Contemporary Baskets

Sara and David Lieberman have assembled one of the best collections of contemporary baskets in the country with an emphasis on highly textural, colorful and […]