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Call for Entries – Materials: Hard + Soft Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition

The Greater Denton Arts Council in Denton, Texas, announces its call for entries for the 30th annual Materials: Hard + Soft Contemporary Craft Exhibition, scheduled for February 4th to May 6th, 2017, at the Appleton Arts Center. The exhibition celebrates the evolving field of contemporary craft and the innovation of artists who push the boundaries of their chosen media. A partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts will expand this national exhibition to include international artists. Approximately 70 works will be selected for exhibition by juror JoAnn Edwards, executive director of the Museum of Craft and Design in San Francisco. Juror awards of $1000, $750, $500, and $250 will be presented. Application deadline is September 30.