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Craft in America

Curator George Ciscle on Joyce J Scott

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Curator George Ciscle seated in front of Rodin's "The Thinker" at the Baltimore Museum of Art, explores the messages embedded in works by Joyce J. Scott, including the "No Mommy, Me" series and "Man Eating Watermelon." Joyce J. Scott learned quilting and beading from her mother and draws from references as wide-ranging as Africa and comic books to focus on issues such as race and stereotyping.

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Discover the role craft plays in our winter holiday traditions, rituals, and festivities.

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Featuring finely crafted handmade instruments and the world renowned artists who play them

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Watch a 30sec preview of Craft in America: CELEBRATION premiering on PBS December 11, 2015

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Watch a 2 min preview of Craft in America: CELEBRATION premiering on PBS December 11, 2015

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Watch a 30 sec preview of Craft in America: MUSIC, premiering on PBS November 20, 2015

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Watch a 2 minute preview of Craft in America: MUSIC, premiering on PBS November 20, 2015

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