Topic: What is craft thinking anyway, and how did it show up during COVID-19?
Topic: What can craft do when we use it to solve a social issue?
Topic: What roles will craft play beyond this current humanitarian crisis to help us heal and to mend?
Hrag Vartanian, editor-in-chief and co-founder of Hyperallergic. Hrag is an art critic, curator, artist, and lecturer on contemporary art with an expertise on the intersection of art and politics.
In conversation with:
Stephanie Syjuco, Oakland-based artist moving from handmade and craft-inspired mediums to digital editing and archival excavations.
Karen Hampton, weaver, storyteller and assistant professor of fibers at MassArt who creates artwork that responds to the lives of her ancestors.
For more information: https://craftcouncil.org/resources-programs/forum