Late Applications Accepted Until September 24th with Fee

Mark your calendars for the 36th annual Smithsonian Craft Show, the most prestigious juried show and sale of American fine craft in the country.  One hundred-twenty premier artists representing all facets of contemporary design and craft will be selected from a pool of more than 1,000 artists nationwide.

This nationally-recognized event is an opportunity to connect with major artists who are leaders in their respective media.  Serious collectors and casual visitors alike will find one-of-a-kind works of art in all price ranges.

The selected works represent 12 different media – basketry, ceramics, decorative fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, leather, metal, mixed media, paper, wearable art and wood.

Jurors who will select the 2018 artists are:

Bruce Helander, Independent art critic and writer, curator, artist;

Jane Milosch, Director, Smithsonian Provenance Research Initiative and curator;

Shoji Satake, Asst. Professor in Ceramics, West Virginia University.