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
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. Learn more
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