Reserve your visit to Contemporary Craft

Swoon exhibition

We are excited to welcome you to our new, permanent facility in the artistic neighborhood of Lawrenceville. With your help, we look forward to provide an amazing and safe art experiences for you.

Contemporary Craft is open at 5645 Butler Street, Pittsburgh, PA!

We are offering expanded holiday hours beginning November 18 through December 23, 2020:

  • Wednesday: 11 AM – 4 PM
  • Thursday: 11 AM – 6 PM
  • Friday: 11 AM – 4 PM
  • Saturday: 11 AM – 4 PM

Week of December 24 – 31:
December 24: 11 AM – 3 PM
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 11 AM – 4 PM
December 31: 11 AM – 3 PM

January 1 – 13: CLOSED
Regular hours resume January 14, 2021:

  • Thursday: 11 AM – 4 PM
  • Friday: 11 AM – 4 PM
  • Saturday: 11 AM – 4 PM

Exhibition on view from September to December 2020
The Heart Lives Through the Hands | Featuring renowned artist Swoon

Parking and transportation information can be found on Visit Us.

Your timed ticket (free admission) includes access to the exhibitions, Drop-In Studio art activity, and The Store. Before you reserve tickets today, here are the new safety protocols:

Timed ticketing required at Contemporary Craft. Ticket icon by Justicon from the Noun Project

1. All tickets must be reserved in advance. You will be able to enter by showing an electronic or printed copy of your receipt at our front desk. To ensure safety for everyone, we are limiting the number of people who can be in the building.

* For Groups of 10 or more people, you must make arrangements with us before the visits by calling 412-261-7003 or emailing

Face mask required at Contemporary Craft. Face mask icon by monkik from the Noun Project

2. Wear a face mask. For your safety and the safety of those around you, face masks are required for all guests ages 2 and up for the entire duration of your visit.

* If you or a member of your party has a medical condition that prevents the wearing of a mask, you must make arrangements with us before the visits by calling 412-261-7003 or emailing

Social distancing icon showing 2 people with 6ft distance in between.

3. Maintain a safe distance. Please leave plenty of room between yourself and the other guests during your visit.

4. When in doubt, ask for assistance. In order to minimize contact with surfaces, please refrain from touching surfaces and objects unless absolutely necessary. You can use the hand sanitizing stations located throughout the building.

5. No food or drink allowed.

If you feel ill or have recently come in contact with someone who is exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, please stay home. We will be excited to welcome you back at a later date.

Reserve your October 2020 visit today

By reserving a ticket(s), you agree to follow the safety protocols mentioned above during your visit at Contemporary Craft.

By visiting Contemporary Craft, you acknowledge that risk of communicable illness exists in any and all public spaces as a force of nature, and that Contemporary Craft assumes no responsibility for any claims which may arise.

Thank you in advance for helping to ensure a safe and healthy experience at Contemporary Craft!

Contemporary Crafts Lawrenceville building in 2020

Icon credit: Ticket icon by Justicon, face mask icon by monkik, and social distancing by Turkkub from the Noun Project.