Accepted and Invited Artists Announced for ATC VIII

Jurors JoAnn Kelly Catsos and Perry Price selected 55 objects by 45 artists for the All Things Considered VIII Exhibition. In addition, 16 invited artists, including the conference faculty, will be part of the show.

Seven Accepted to Fantastic Fibers 2015

NBO members Elizabeth Runyon, Dorothy McGuinness, Peggy Wiedemann, Amanda Salm, Lois Russell, Lily Liu, and Martin Demaine have received notice that their work is to be included in Fantastic Fibers 2015

CraftForms 2014 Includes Five From NBO

Craft Forms 2014, the International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Crafts, will be on display at the Wayne Art Center from December 5, 2014 − January 31, 2015.

Amanda Salm : Handful of Salt

Equilibrium, a coiled horsehair sculpture by Amanda Salm

Coiling horsehair? Painstaking doesn’t even begin to describe your work. Patience is a trait I seem to have been born with, and I actually enjoy (and sought out) work that would slow down my approach to production.

Five in CraftForms 2014

Five NBO members will have work in CraftForms 2014 at the Wayne Art Center in Wayne, Pennsylvania.  Shown here are: Dona Anderson, Costume; Amanda Salm, Equilibrium; Lois Russell, Habitat: a.mellifeura; Nancy Koenigsberg, Rouge and Peggy Wiedemann, Hanging Out.  The exhibition will… Read More

Amanda Salm

Profile of Amanda Salm who creates sculptural works with dyed and natural horsehair using a coiling technique.

All Things Considered VII

The exhibition coincided with the NBO conference Tradition and Innovation, October 8-13, 2013. A second venue for the exhibition was held at Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton, MA, November 23, 2013-February 23, 2014. The show featured benchmarks in… Read More