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Craft and Folk Art Museum

Turkey Was Good, But Art Was Even Better

Edward Goldman | Posted 02.01.2015 | Arts
Edward Goldman

So how was your Turkey? Mine was very good. But still, the inevitable question remains -- what is the best way to fight Post-Turkey Depression? A shot of vodka? No... How about art? Yes. Three shots of art, and all in one day.

This Museum Gets YARN BOMBED

Posted 06.03.2013 | Arts

The Craft and Folk Art Museum received a colorful makeover courtesy of a knit graffiti collective known as Yarn Bombing Los Angeles. The guerrilla art...

LA Weekend Calendar: Getting More Than One Kind Of Action This Weekend

The Huffington Post | Kathleen Miles | Posted 02.10.2012 | Los Angeles

FRIDAY Pizza Pizza! What: A special meal cooked with love at home is possibly the best date a person (especially a woman) can ask for. And pizza is ...

Artistic Execution of 'Dear Leaders'

Edward Goldman | Posted 04.10.2012 | Arts
Edward Goldman

2012-02-09-20120208at120207bb.jpgDuring the Stalin era, it would be totally suicidal for Soviet artists to make posters such as these on display here.

Product as Sculpture

Alla Kazovsky | Posted 02.20.2012 | Arts
Alla Kazovsky

I am invited by Jo Lauria, the exhibition curator of Golden State of Craft: California 1960-1985 at CAFAM to tag along on a formal tour of the show -- a 45 minute talk about the genesis, development, and overall conceptualization of the exhibition.

PLAN ForYourArt: July 7-13

Bettina Korek | Posted 09.05.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

The Hammer courtyard turns electric in July for an ongoing series of free concerts featuring emerging bands. KCRW DJ Dan Wilcox will spin between sets by Graffiti6 and East Conference Champions.

PLAN ForYourArt: June 2-8

Bettina Korek | Posted 08.02.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

Join the Craft and Folk Art Museum for the first ever in a new Etsy Craft Night series. The evening will transform the museum's outdoor courtyard into a hub of crafting and festivities.

Legends of the Stahl

Mike Selsky | Posted 06.19.2011 | Los Angeles
Mike Selsky

PLAN ForYourArt: March 24-30

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

LACMA presents a screening of More, written and directed by Barbet Schroeder.

Give The Best Gifts: Crafts Fairs, Global Bazaars, And Pop-Up Shops In LA

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Department store shopping can be downright depressing, especially during the holidays. Skip the lines and the drama by popping up at these holiday fes...

The Guest is God's Friend: The Detention of Iason Athanasiadis in Iran

Sandy Tolan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sandy Tolan

Iason's detention is part a pattern of arrests and detentions of foreign reporters and Iranians working for Western news agencies.