News

2018

Moving works by local and international artists brighten Downtown T stations
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | December 5, 2018

Shop Holiday: Gifts for art lovers
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Patricia Sheridan | November 23, 2018

Our 2018 holiday shopping guide to the best of local art, crafts and gifts
NEXTpittsburgh | Melissa Rayworth | November 21, 2018

10 family-friendly Pittsburgh events you don’t want to miss this November
NEXTpittsburgh | Kristy Locklin | October 22, 2018

U.S. gun violence fuels Raphael Prize winner Melissa Cameron at Contemporary Craft
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | October 15, 2018

Contemporary Craft showcases works in found materials with Transformation 10 exhibit 
Pittsburgh City Paper | Jordan Snowden | October 3, 2018

Meet Kim Fox, the Artisan Making Tin Quilts
Pittsburgh Magazine | Hannah Schneider  | September 19, 2018

What’s happening in Pittsburgh this week, Sept. 13-16 | Featuring Transformation 10: Contemporary Works in Found Materials
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | September 13, 2018

100 Things to do this Fall |Featuring Transformation 10: Contemporary Works in Found Materials
Pittsburgh City Paper | CP Staff | September 12, 2018

Transformation 10: Contemporary Works in Found Materials
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | September 11, 2018

Art exhibition in Pittsburgh to focus on issue of food insecurity
Pittsburgh’s Action News (WTAE) | 

38 Pittsburgh arts organizations to get boost from Bloomberg Philanthropies program
Pittsburgh Business Times | Tim Schooley | August 16, 2018

Pittsburgh-Area Institutions Participating In ‘Free Museum Day’
Pittsburgh CBS local | August 15, 2018

Behold the Buckle
American Craft Council | Judy Arginteanu | July 6, 2018 

Deal reached for arts group to move out of the Strip’s produce terminal
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mark Belko | June 15, 2018

Contemporary Craft is leaving the Produce Terminal after 32 years
NEXTpittsburgh | Meslissa Rayworth | June 14, 2018

Preparing for the worst: Nonprofit hopes to stay in the produce terminal, but considers its options
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mark Belko | June 6, 2018

In redeveloping the Strip District produce terminal, who benefits?
Public Source | Brittany Hailer | May 14, 2018

#SEENintheCity | Featuring Out of Hand: REMIX
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Patricia Sheridan | April 16, 2018

Shows to See: April/May 2018 | Featuring Visual Voices: Truth Narratives
American Craft Magazine | April 9, 2018

10 Pittsburgh events you won’t want to miss in April | Featuring Out of Hand: REMIX
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | March 29, 2018

Sight & Ceramics: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Ceramic Arts Network | March, 2018

National ceramic arts education conference is a feat of clay
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | March 14, 2018

March: Best of Culture in Pittsburgh | Featuring Visual Voices: Truth Narratives
Pittsburgh Magazine | February 26, 2018

Shelter: Crafting a Safe Home: A Conversation with Contemporary Craft Executive Director Janet McCall
AIA Pittsburgh | Maya Henry | February 1, 2018

Announcing the 2018 ACC Awards Recipients
American Craft Council | Rachel Messerich | January 22, 2018

 

2017

Shop Holiday: Housewarming gifts made in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Lizabeth Gray | November 22, 2017

Different Takes On Homelessness: Contemporary Craft launches multi-faceted exhibit 
Pittsburgh Quarterly | Matthew John Milligan | November, 2017 in the 2018 Winter issue

Museum Store Sunday: Unique Gift Ideas Close to Home
Trib Total Media | Shirley McMarlin | November 17, 2017

10 Pittsburgh event you won’t want to miss in November | Featuring CRAFTED 2017
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | October 30, 2017

Maggy Rozycki Hiltner’s traveling work Vantage Point arrives in downtown Pittsburgh
LOCALpittsburgh |Onastasia Youssef | October 19, 2017

Shelter: Crafting a Safe Home at Contemporary Craft: A show about home hits all the marks
Pittsburgh City Paper | Lissa Brennan | October 18, 2017

Fashion FYI: Contemporary Craft exhibit follows jewelry from concept to creation
Tribune-Review | September 10, 2017

Contemporary Craft addresses housing insecurity in ‘Shelter’
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | September 5, 2017

Opening weekend celebration for Shelter: Crafting a Safe Home
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | September 4, 2017

September: Best of Culture in Pittsburgh | Featuring Shelter: Crafting a Safe Home
Pittsburgh Magazine | August 30, 2017

Shows to See: August/September 2017 | Featuring Shelter: Crafting a Safe Home
American Craft Magazine | August 10, 2017

“Oaths and Epithets: Works by Sonya Clark” takes something regular and makes it grand
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Fitale Wari | August 3, 2017

Meaning in the materials: ‘Oaths and Epithets’ on display at Society for Contemporary Craft
Trib Total Media | Kurt Shaw | July 29, 2017

Explore the miniature sci-fi world of Contemporary Craft’s newest artist-in-residence, Ryder Henry
NEXTpittsburgh | Brian Conway | 

Using human hair and other unconventional materials, Sonya Clark explores family, cultural resilience and the slave trade
Pittsburgh City Paper | Lissa Brennan | May 24, 2017

Produce Terminal project moving forward beginning with a public market
NEXTpittsburgh | Sandra Tolliver | 

Edward Eberle Retrospective at Contemporary Craft 
Trib Total Media | Bill O’Driscoll | February 22, 2017

2016

Beyond the Barriers: A Conversation with Corey Carrington
The Glassblock | Patrice Desirae |October 11, 2016

Eberle ceramic exhibit shows visual language at Society for Contemporary Craft
Trib Total Media | Kurt Shaw | September 30, 2016

SCC’s first black arts apprentice wants to make a difference
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Courtney Linder | September 21, 2016

How to increase diversity in arts leadership? Try this.
NEXTpittsburgh | Jonathan Wander | September 11, 2016

First-of-its-kind Edward Eberle Retrospective
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron |

Artist Aims To Capture A Neighborhood, One Ear At A Time
August 20, 2016

At the Society for Contemporary Craft, Fiberart International pushes boundaries
Pittsburgh City Paper | Bill O’Driscoll | August 3, 2016

Society for Contemporary Craft celebrates 45th anniversary
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Patricia Sheridan | June 20, 2016

Get out of hand—in style—at Society for Contemporary Craft
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | March 28, 2016

“Mindful” exhibition facilitates dialogue about mental health through artwork
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | March 16, 2016

Out From The Darkness
American Craft Magazine | Monica Moses | February 15, 2016

‘Mindful: Exploring Mental Health Through Art’ Premieres at Pittsburgh’s Society For Contemporary Craft, Explores Mental Health Through Lens of Contemporary Craft
Huffington Post |Marthe Weyandt | February 11, 2016

At the SCC, a wide-ranging show about mental health 
Pittsburgh City Paper | Lissa Brennan | January 27, 2016

2015

Mindful Exhibit
WQED Pittsburgh | December 4, 2015

Society for Contemporary Craft exhibit uses art to touch on mental-health issues
Trib Total Media | Kurt Shaw | September 16, 2015

Mindful: Exploring Mental Health Through Art
NEXTpittsburgh | Jennifer Baron | September 14, 2015

Artist Daniel Baxter gets Society for Contemporary Craft all dolled up
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | August 26, 2015

Shaler native returns home as doll-making artist-in-residence
Trib Total Media | Kellie B. Gormly | July 20, 2015

2014

Ceramics shine and challenge at Society for Contemporary Craft
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | December 17, 2014

Ceramic Tile Quilt To Raise Awareness Of Violence Against Women
90.5 WESA | Kevin Gavin | May 15, 2014

At the Society for Contemporary Craft,ENOUGH Violence hits hard
Pittsburgh City Paper | Lissa Brennan | January 15, 2014

2013

Art Exhibition Explores Themes of Violence, Healing
90.5 WESA | Liz Reid | October 28, 2013

Art Notes: Artists focus on gun violence in 2 local exhibitions
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Mary Thomas | September 25, 2013

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