Upcoming Programs & Events


Chopstick Carving Workshop with Saburo Koga

Sunday, August 3 | 1:00-3:30pm
$60/$50 Members

Work with renowned Japanese woodcarver Saburo Koga and learn some basic woodcarving techniques while making a set of your own beautiful chopsticks. Saburo will introduce the characteristics of the specific kinds of wood you will choose from. All carving tools, wood, and a chopstick case will be provided.

Advanced registration required. Click here or email: workshops@cafam.org.

Photos by Satsuki Shibuya.



Craft Affair 2014

Honoring Richard Erickson and Clare Graham | VIP Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres & Silent Auction

Saturday, October 11 | 6:00-9:00pm
Tickets: $200/each plus sponsorship packages | In the courtyard | Celebrate with the Craft & Folk Art Museum at our annual fundraiser and silent auction honoring Trustee President Richard Erickson and artist Clare Graham. All proceeds benefit museum exhibition and education outreach programs.

For tickets or more information visit www.craftaffair.cafam.org or call (323) 937-4230 x31


Submission Call

Call for submissions!

The Craft & Folk Art Museum and the Farhang Foundation announce a call for submissions for an international juried exhibition of contemporary photography and video works relating to Iranian culture and heritage. Titled Focus Iran: Contemporary Photography and Video, the exhibition is an opportunity to expose and feature emerging and mid-career photographers and media artists from around the world. 

Artists 18 years of age and older are invited to apply between July 21 and September 21, 2014.


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