Makers, curators and those interested in contemporary craft - this is your opportunity to get inspired, make connections and share knowledge with international experts. Early Bird booking now!
The theme for this year's international Craft Scotland Conference is New Ways of Seeing. Guest curated by Rose Watban, formerly the Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Design at National Museums Scotland, her programme will shine a light on makers and their innovative practices.
> Book your Early Bird ticket before Friday 27 April 2018 to get 24% off
Over two days, you will hear insightful talks and dynamic panel discussions, which will focus on key themes affecting the craft world today. We are delighted to announce our two keynote speakers, who will bring their unique international perspective to Scotland: Art Historian Dr Jorunn Veiteberg based in Denmark and artist/jeweller Felieke van der Leest based in Norway.
Our popular hands-on workshops are back, along with the opportunity to engage with the National Museum of Scotland exhibitions and brush up on your practical business skills.
This is the perfect opportunity for you to meet and exchange ideas with fellow makers and specialists. The Craft Scotland Conference has plenty of occasions for networking including a dedicated evening social event on Thursday 7 June.
Stay tuned, more details of our exciting conference programme to come! We have lots of exciting speakers from home and abroad to be announced. Plus, more details about the break-out sessions and the social event coming soon.
The Craft Scotland Conference 2018 is in partnership with National Museums Scotland.