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DESIGN15: The Museum of Craft and Design Celebrates 15 Years

Fall 2019

With the start of 2019, the Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) celebrates its 15th anniversary as San Francisco’s only museum dedicated exclusively to modern and contemporary craft and design.

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Designing Change with David Hogg at Museum of Craft and Design

Designing Change: A Conversation with David Hogg

December 4, 2018

The Museum of Craft and Design (MCD) is pleased to announce Designing Change: A Conversation with David Hogg, December 4, 2018. The Museum of Craft and Design welcomes Parkland activist, Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School student and author David Hogg to San Francisco to share his personal story and vision for change in our country.

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Al Farrow: Divine Ammunition

November 17, 2018 – February 24, 2019

This fall, the Museum of Craft and Design presents Al Farrow: Divine Ammunition opening November 17, 2018. Having traveled the nation the exhibition comes home to San Francisco as Bay Area sculptor Al Farrow (American, b.1943) completes his most recent piece, The White House (2018).

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Tex Geiling Exhibiton Museum of Craft and Design

Tex Gieling: Sixty Years

November 17, 2018 – February 24, 2019

The Museum of Craft and Design is pleased to present Tex Gieling: Sixty Years, opening on November 17, 2018 and featuring work by metal arts legend, Imogene “Tex” Gieling.

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Gustavo Pérez: Self Portrait in Black and White

November 10, 2018 – February 24, 2019

Opening on November 10, 2018, the Museum of Craft and Design will present Gustavo Pérez: Self Portrait in Black and White, an expansive installation by renowned ceramicist, Gustavo Pérez.

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Raw Design

June 2, 2018

The Museum of Craft and Design presents Raw Design, a group exhibition curated by Glenn Adamson, curator, theorist and formerly Director of Museum of Arts and Design, New York. Opening on June 2, 2018, Raw Design will offer visitors an opportunity to explore contemporary design in its most fundamental condition.

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Judy McKie furniture exhibition at the Museum of Craft and Design

Judy Kensley McKie: Cast of Characters

March 2018

The Museum of Craft and Design is pleased to present Judy Kensley McKie: Cast of Characters, curated by Glenn Adamson and Ariel Zaccheo. Featuring a selection of McKie’s works sourced from the Artworks Foundry archive, Judy Kensley McKie: Cast of Characters is the first museum exhibition to focus exclusively on the creative collaboration between a single artist and a specialist art foundry.

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Dominic Di Mare Exhibition at Museum of Craft and Design

Anchors in Time: Dominic Di Mare

March 2018

The Museum of Craft and Design is pleased to announce the exhibition and new publication, Anchors in Time: Dominic Di Mare, featuring selected works completed over the past five decades by one of the Bay Area’s foremost artists in the contemporary craft movement.

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Tom Loeser Furniture Exhibition at Museum of Craft and Design

Tom Loeser: Please Please Please & Installation by San Francisco art collective, t.w. five

January 20 – May 20, 2018

The Museum of Craft and Design is pleased to announce its inaugural 2018 exhibition, Tom Loeser: Please Please Please, presented in partnership with the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, and an accompanying site-specific installation by 2017 SFMOMA SECA award-winning artist collective t.w.five.

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MUSEUM OF CRAFT AND DESIGN WELCOMES ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, TRACY BAYS-BOOTHE

Director Collaborations to Shape Museum’s Future San Francisco, CA. July 2017 – The Museum of Craft and Design is pleased to announce the appointment of Tracy Bays-Boothe as the institution’s…

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