Craft & Design

Now accepting applications: Craft & Design Artist-in-Residence Program

Artist-in-Residence Helen Liene Dreifelds installs her work as part of Non-Objective at Harbourfront Centre, January 2016. Harbourfront Centre Craft & Design is now accepting applications for its Artist-in-Residence Program. Craft & Design at Harbourfront Centre is a unique Canadian institution that assists recent graduates to establish professional careers. The Craft & Design Studio is the only post-graduate national training facility for …

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Interview with Dalglish Winner Shane Weaver

Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre has recently announced this year’s winners of the Dalglish Family Foundation Venture Award. The award, the only one of its kind in Canada, aims to support entrepreneurship in craft and design. This year’s winners are Anouk Desloges and Shane Weaver. Weaver is a ceramicist who works with digital imagery and has been part of Harbourfront Centre’s Craft …

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Interview with Dalglish Winner Anouk Desloges

Toronto’s Harbourfront Centre has recently announced this year’s winners of the Dalglish Family Foundation Venture Award. The award, the only one of its kind in Canada, aims to support entrepreneurship in craft and design. This year’s winners are Anouk Desloges and Shane Weaver. Anouk has just finished her three-year term as an Artist-in-Residence at Harbourfront Centre, working in sculpture and …

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Harbourfront Centre at the 55th Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

This weekend, swing by Nathan Phillips Square to see our Craft & Design Studio Artists-in-Residence at Canada’s largest outdoor contemporary art fair! Their work in metal, glass, ceramic, and textiles are crowd and juror favourites at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Craft & Design at Harbourfront Centre is a dynamic axis point for contemporary craft in Canada and an integral …

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Meet a Creative Genius: Shane McNutt

Shane McNutt is a Toronto-based ceramic artist, and an artist-in-residence at Harbourfront Centre. You might have seen Shane’s work if you’ve ever strolled by the windows outside of the Craft & Design Studio, or walked through the warm, open-air space inside where the public can watch artists do their thing. Shane is inspired by some pretty iconic motifs drawn from …

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What’s The Big Deal With Alisha Boyd?

Harbourfront Centre jewellery studio resident Alisha Boyd’s latest work, an experimental essel series created through the fusing of enameled surfaces, is currently on display as part of the 2010 Winter Exhibitions. We recently sat down with Alisha and asked her, “What’s the Big Deal“? Here’s what she had to say! Photo by: Riley Wallace Alisha Boyd’s latest work, an Experimental …

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What’s The Big Deal With Niko Dimitrijevic?

Niko Dimitrijevic relies on multiples as the central component in his latest work, a series of glass-blown insect parts.

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What’s the Big Deal with Micah Adams?

Harbourfront Centre resident Micah Adams’ latest exhibit of work is a series of miniature dioramas.

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A Chat with Harbourfront Centre Glass Artist Benjamin Kikkert

Harbourfront Centre glass artist, Benjamin Kikkert, takes a minute out to chat about his current exhibit.

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Behind The Scenes: Harbourfront Craft Dept

A behind the scenes look at the Craft Department at Harbourfront Centre. Originally made for the 2009 Cheongju International Craft Biennale.

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