This year the Smithsonian Craft Show celebrates the American spirit in craft and design. See and buy hand-crafted work from leading contemporary artists, including an outstanding selection of Native American and indigenous work.  Also on display: pieces from this year’s Smithsonian Visionary Award and Delphi Award winners.
Join us for the four-day show, the Preview Night Benefit and other special events.  
The Show
Thursday May 4–Sunday May 7, 2023
May 4–6, 10:30am–5:30pm
May 7, 11am–5pm

Online Auction
70+ items from show artists past and present
Wednesday May 3–Tuesday May 9, 2023
Bid here

Panel Discussion  
The Beautifully Crafted Object: Extravagance or Necessity?
Thursday, May 4, 2023 1:00–2:00 PM
Free admission for Craft Show ticket holders.  
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Lunch with Lecture and Panel Discussion
Native American and Indigenous Craft
Saturday, May 6, 2023 12:00–1:00 PM
Admission $50 for lunch, panel and Craft Show.    Learn more
Produced by the Smithsonian Women’s Committee to support the Smithsonian