Craft Contemporary, Los Angeles

4.0
Art Museum · Art Gallery
Situated on historic Museum Row since 1965, the Craft & Folk Art Museum (CAFAM) is an invaluable contributor to Los Angeles culture, exhibiting current artists with intriguing perspectives and distinctive practices. Exploring the leading edge of craft, art, and design, CAFAM gives audience to diverse makers and artists whose work is often not represented in larger art institutions. The museum is a place to see art and make art -- all under one roof. CAFAM coordinates a robust roster of hands-on workshops led by professional artists and makers. Uncommon discoveries are also guaranteed at the CAFAM Shop, which offers an expertly curated array of handmade items from skilled artisans. The intimate, atypical museum space and independent spirit at CAFAM combine to create an atmosphere of excitement and innovation, where people in Los Angeles deepen their relationships to art, creativity and one another.

For more information, visit www.cafam.org
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  • It is beautiful museum. The art work is innovative and thought provoking. What it lacks in size it makes up with beautiful items. I highly recommend this museum if you find yourself in the Mid...  more »
  • I stopped by this place on my way out of LACMA, and I am so happy I did. The art was beautiful and compelling, and the space is gorgeous. They also have a fantastic gift shop. I would recommend...  more »
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  • A very nice small museum. Strong content and experiences. Easy to navigate. Parking reasonably nearby. What art galleries should be.. Good atmosphere, considerate staff, very relaxed environment. Easy to navigate. Parking reasonably nearby. What art galleries should be. The workers here are beautiful souls! Such nice people. great EXPERIENCE WITH Craft Contemporary
  • I had a blast and I met some wonderful and friendly people also learning how to make a clay box. Eunice Lee our clay instructor was funny, supportive and friendly and this also includes her volunteers. I would definitely recommend this workshop 😁

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