CRAFT gallery owner juries for American Craft Council

Barbara Michelena

CRAFT gallery in Rockland owner and curator Barbara Michelena has been invited by the American Craft Council to serve on its jury panel for their national 2012 craft shows.  Jurors are selected by the Council based on their expertise in a range of materials and functions.  Michelena will jury in the category of glass and ceramics.  She has a background of interior and graphic design, practicing in New York and Los Angeles before moving to Maine.  She opened the CRAFT gallery in Rockland in late spring of 2010 and is open seasonally from Memorial Day to Thanksgiving.  CRAFT gallery shows compelling work by more than twenty foremost and respected craft artists working in Maine today.

CRAFT gallery is located in the Courtyard at 12 Elm Street in Rockland across from the Farnsworth Art Museum.  FMI call 207-594-0167 or visit www.craftonelm.com