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Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts celebrates four craft artists

July 7, 2010

The Royal Canadian Academy of the Arts (RCA) inducted twenty four new members on May 21st, 2010 during the RCA’s Annual General Assembly in Québec City. At this gala celebration…

Ione Thorkelsson honoured with Governor General’s Award

May 26, 2010

The CCF/FCMA congratulates Ione Thorkelsson, winner of the 2010 Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Fine Craft, one of eight Governor General’s Visual Arts Awards. Ione Thorkelsson began her career…

a warm welcome for new board members

April 12, 2010

The CCF/FCMA is proud to announce the exciting new lineup of our Executive Board. At a series of re-visioning sessions held in late February 2010, the CCF/FCMA appointed these individuals,…

last chance to see…

March 11, 2010

Update from Fredericton: March 11th, 2010 The countdown has begun! Only one month left to catch the Art of Craft exhibition at the Museum of Vancouver, which closes on April…

‘art of craft’ exhibition opening

January 9, 2010

Update from Vancouver: January 9th 2010 With the official opening of the Art of Craft show only days away (January 13th, 7pm) the Museum of Vancouver hosted a preview of…

the biennale closes for 2009

November 17, 2009

Update from Fredericton: November 17th, 2009 The Cheongju International Craft Biennale has completed its run for the year, closing on November 1st, 2009.  The 40 day event saw an estimated…

canada takes centre stage at the biennale

September 2, 2009

Update from Cheongju: October 5th, 2009 The art pieces have arrived, the exhibition is installed, the catalogues are printed and the doors are open. It's official: the Canadian Pavilion at…

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September 1, 2009

The CCF/FCMA is a registered charity. Your donations help to support operations and projects which directly benefit Canadian craftspeople through advocacy, research and collaboration. Donations large and small are welcome!   Sign up for…