Fuller Craft Museum
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Playa Made: The Jewelry of Burning Man

February 11, 2017 – June 4, 2017
Reception: Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm with Gallery Talk and Panel
Fuller Craft will host an opening reception to celebrate both Playa Made: The Jewelry of Burning Man and John Bisbee: Material Obsession. At 2:00 pm, John Bisbee will give a gallery talk. At 3:00 pm, join us for a panel discussion “Makers’ Paradise: Exploring Burning Man Jewelry” including guest curator Christine Kristen, Karen Christians, George Post, and Sumner Silverman. There will be a book signing with Christine Kristen, Karen Christians, and George Post. The reception will feature art cars by Howard Davis and other “burners,” as well as a mini-man designed by Doug Ruska. The reception is included with admission fee. Panel: $7 ($15 Nonmembers)

Press Release for Playa Made: The Jewelry of Burning Man

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Steve Curl, BRC map breastplate, 2005. Aluminum hard drive disk stamped pierced, 8.5-x-6.

Steve Curl, BRC map breastplate, 2005. Aluminum hard drive disk stamped pierced, 8.5-x-6.

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Thomas Mann, pendants, 2014. Brass and nickel silver. Photo: George Post

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Ronnie Nelson, Playa-Go-Round, 2007.

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Kenn Kushner, BRC map pendant, 2013. Cast bronze with synthetic ruby, 1.5″ diameter.

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Scott Dylewski, Vault of Heaven pendant, 2004. Inlaid walnut, maple and cherry, 1 3/4″ diameter.

Thomas  Mann, Penatagon Pendant

Thomas Mann, Penatagon Pendant, 2014. Copper nickel silver, and brass.

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