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Annual Appeal

CERF+’s annual appeal is the cornerstone of our annual fund and ensures that CERF+ can be there to deliver critical resources for artists. Make a donation today!

ACRE Philadelphia

Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival 1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto, CA, United States

CERF+ will be on hand at the ACRE Philadelphia show. Stay tuned for more details!

American Craft Council Show – Baltimore

Baltimore, MD, United States

Thanks to the support of the American Craft Council, CERF+ will be hosting its annual booth fee raffle! Exhibitors can enter for a chance to win back half of their booth fee, up to $1,000. Will you be at the show? Let us know!

Arts Advocacy Day

Washington, DC, United States

We encourage everyone to participate in this national day of advocacy for the arts, spearheaded by Americans for the Arts.

NCECA Conference 2017: Future Flux

Portland, OR, United States

Panel moderated by Cornelia Carey, Executive Director, CERF+: Training Students for Career Sustainability & Resiliency Friday, March 24th, 3:00 - 4:30 In order to prepare art school students for successful careers as studio artists, art schools are incorporating more professional practice into their curricula. Assistant Professor of Ceramics and Program Coordinator at Western Carolina University, Heather Mae Erickson, CERF+ More Info »

Are you Prepared?

Providence Willamette Falls Community Center 519 15th St, Oregon City, OR, United States

Jenifer Simon, Director of Programs from CERF+, leads this discussion exploring the reality that an artist’s life has its ups and downs – some predictable, others not. CERF+ envisions a future where working artists thrive with a safety net of resources to sustain and protect their art, livelihood and career. In this panel, local artists More Info »

CERF+ Panel: Helping Students Build & Sustain Resilient Careers

Pratt Institute 200 Willoughby Ave., Brooklyn, NY

Director of Programs Jenifer Simon will lead a panel discussion on preparing students for resilient careers at the AICAD Student Success Conference on June 15, 2017 at Pratt Institute. Jenifer will be joined by two artists whose experiences in disasters taught them what resiliency really means. In 2012, Brooklyn-based sculptor Rachel Beach arrived at her More Info »

ACGA Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival

Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival 1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto, CA, United States

The Association of Clay and Glass Artists of California's Palo Alto Clay and Glass Festival is celebrating its 25th year! This free, two-day festival features 150 juried clay and glass artists from across California, plus artist demonstrations. Visit the ACGA volunteer-run CERF+ table near the sculpture garden to buy work donated by artists exhibiting at the More Info »

Cedar Creek Gallery Raffle

Cedar Creek Gallery Creedmoor, NC, United States

Cedar Creek Gallery will be holding a raffle to benefit CERF+ during the 51st Annual Fall Pottery & Glass Festival, held October 5th, 6th, & 7th and 13th & 14th.

CERF+ Board Meeting – Tempe

CERF+ will be holding its Fall board meeting in Tempe, AZ. More information on our time in Arizona to come.

Vetri Gallery – Donating 10% with Mention of CERF+

Vetri Gallery 1404 1st Ave, Seattle, WA

Vetri Gallery (and Traver Gallery!) will donate 10% of any purchase (pre sales tax/shipping) made until December 31st to CERF+, when a client mentions "CERF+" at the time of purchase. Clients can make purchases via phone, email, in person, or online - just make sure to mention "CERF+" in the notes if making a purchase More Info »

Traver Gallery – Donating 10% with Mention of CERF+

Traver Gallery 110 Union St #200, Seattle, WA

Traver Gallery (and Vetri Gallery!) will donate 10% of any purchase (pre sales tax/shipping) made between now and December 31st to CERF+, when a client mentions "CERF+" at the time of purchase. Clients can make purchases via phone, email, in person, or online - just make sure to mention "CERF+" in the notes, if making More Info »

Conversation with Artists: Social Justice & Artistic Practice

Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Puerto Rico Av. Juan Ponce de León, esquina Ave. Roberto H. Todd, Parada 18, Santurce, Puerto Rico

The Puerto Rico Museum of Contemporary Art, in collaboration with CERF+, is hosting a panel discussion with artists featuring: Tanya Aguiñiga (Mexico) Cannupa Hanska Luger (United States) Marta Pérez-García (Puerto Rico) Dhara Rivera (Puerto Rico) Guest moderator: Marina Reyes Franco The expansive practices that form part of these artists' bodies of work integrate the artisanal More Info »