vessels, jewelry and other fine craft

 

Sharon Stafford 
Metals Artist • 2006 to present

 

Exhibitions and Shows:

 

From Minimal to Bling 2017; sixth biennial studio jeweler exhibition, Society of Arts+Crafts, Boston, MA

All Things Considered 9: Basketry in the 21st Century, 2017, National Basketry Organization Biennial

Exhibition; American Art Company, Tacoma, WA, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, NJ,

and Society of Arts + Crafts, Boston, MA

Excellence in Fibers Gallery 2016 Online Gallery by Fiber Art Now

All Things Considered VIII, 2015, National Basketry Organization Biennial Exhibition;

The Grand Hand, St. Paul, MN & Fruitlands, Harvard, MA

Materials: Hard & Soft, 2014, Denton Art Center, Denton, TX

Arlington Center for the Arts Members Show, 2013/2014, Arlington, MA

Arlington Center for the Arts Members Show, 2012/2013, Arlington, MA

DeCordova Museum Student Show, Growth, 2011, Lincoln, MA

DeCordova Museum Student Show, Feminine Inspirations, 2011, Lincoln, MA

DeCordova Museum Student Show, Appropriations, 2010, Lincoln, MA

DeCordova Museum Student Show, Balance, 2009, Lincoln, MA



Awards:

 

2017 NICHE Awards: Winner, Basketry

Juror’s Choice: 2016 Lewton-Brain Foldform Competition



Publications:

 

All Things Considered 9: Basketry in the 21st Century Exhibition Catalog, sponsored by

The National Basketry Organization, 2017

Cover article/Member Profile, NBO Quarterly Review magazine, Fall 2016

All Things Considered VIII Catalog Exhibition Catalog, sponsored by

The National Basketry Organization, 2015

 

 

Metals, Basketry, and Arts Affiliations:

 

National Basketry Organization, professional member

Metalwerx School for Jewelry|Metal Arts|Community Studio, studiomate & silver member

Society of Arts + Crafts, member

Arlington Center for the Arts, member