From: Crafts council
The GNCCF returns to Manchester with some new features.
From 9 to 12 October, over 160 designers and makers will be showing their wares at the Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair in Manchester’s Old Granada Studios. As in previous years, One Year On will present a selection of this year’s graduates and makers taking part in the Crafts Council’s Hothouse programme will also be in attendance.
Launching in 2014 is Ornament, a selling exhibition curated by Kelda Savage focusing on critically-acclaimed makers who have work in public collections across the north. So while there’ll be plenty of opportunities to start your Christmas shopping don’t miss the chance to see work by Alice Kettle, Caroline Broadhead, Kate Malone and Junko Mori in this new exhibition.The Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair is at Old Granada Studios, Manchester from 9 to 12 October.