Located on Los Angeles’ historic Miracle Mile, and previously known as the Craft and Folk Art Museum, Craft Contemporary was founded in 1965.
With a focus on contemporary art made from craft media and processes, Craft Contemporary presents dynamic exhibitions by established and emerging artists and designers who are often underrepresented in larger art institutions.
Craft Contemporary is a place to both see and make art, focusing on redefining craft and folk art.
Works focus on innovative, unconventional techniques and ideas
Works chronicle the history, struggles, and triumphs of Black life
Works created by LGBTQ artists who are currently incarcerated
10 artists reflect on colonialism, slavery, and globalization
Works represent tensions through woven sculpture, choreography, and multi-media text/ile performance
Works by a Bombay-born, Brooklyn-based sculptor and social practice artist
Works made from objects and materials found in domestic environments and construction sites