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Studio Tour with Mitch Ryerson

Friday, October 16, 2015 | Meeting point, SAC Exhibition Gallery | 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Transportation to and from Mitch Ryerson's studio will be provided.

Join The Society of Arts and Crafts and furniture maker Mitch Ryerson for an exciting tour of his Allston workshop as a closing program for the current exhibition. The tour will meet in the SAC Gallery for a Curator's talk with Luiza deCamargo, then travel by van to Ryerson's studio, where he will share his experiences and studio practices.

Mitch Ryerson is a professor of Furniture Design, a joint certificate program between the Massachusetts College of Art and Design and North Bennett Street School. His work has been exhibited widely can be found in prestigious collections such at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA, and the Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC. You can also see his work in playgrounds throughout Cambridge, and community benches in Jamaica Plain, Forest Hill Cemetery, and beyond.

$20 students / $30 members / $40 non-members
Click here to register.
Space is limited. RSVP by reserving your ticket online, or by calling 617.266.1810.



School Tour Group

Educational Tours at The Exhibition Gallery

The Society of Arts and Crafts curates four exhibitions per year, which are either thematic in nature or are focused on a specific object, media, process or artist. University or high school instructors can call in advance and we would be happy to arrange a curator-led tour of any exhibition. Additionally, we can carry out tours for individuals who are blind or visually impaired.For additional information on educational tours, please contact:

Luiza deCamargo , Assistant Curator
The Society of Arts and Crafts
175 Newbury Street
Boston , MA 02116
617-266-1810 ext. 13

Group Tours at CraftBoston Spring and Holiday

We will gladly customize a themed tour to meet the interest of groups of 10 or more people. Perfect for a social club outing or special event! Schedule and customize your tour in advance!

• Please call Darrah Bowden (617) 266-1810 or email for more information or
  to schedule a tour for your group.
• Tours are complimentary with admission
• Groups of 10 or more will receive the group discount ($10/person)
• Tours are lead by CraftBoston and SAC staff

Sample Tour Topics:

Media Specific Tour-
   • Ceramics
   • Glass
   • Furniture
   • Fiber
   • Jewelry
   • Leather
   • Metal
   • Mixed Media (including paper and baskets)
   • Wood
Tour of Local Artist Booths
General Show Tour
Tour of First Year Artist Booths
Tour of Invited Artist Booths

Access (Other Than Print or Braille) for Individuals Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

Show tour available for guests who are blind or visually impaired.

Top Image: Kevin Snipes, Ceramic Sculpture
Middle Image: Tour Group from the Newman School