Presented by Craft in America: Reading Craft Book Event—In Flux: ​American Jewelry Packed a Punch in the Turbulent 1960s and 70s
Friday, July 23, 1:00 p.m. EST

Authors Susan Cummins and Cindi Strauss will present and discuss their book In Flux: American Jewelry and the Counterculture. This new book was produced through AJF’s fiscal sponsorship program, which provides financial management for projects in the art jewelry field. (For information on our fiscal sponsorship program, please go here.)

The Reading Craft Book Event features two of the three authors and will ​provide insight into the period, artists, and jewelry that emerged during the turbulent decades of the 60s and 70s. Following the talk, the authors we will have a Q+A discussion with the audience. Attendees are encouraged to read the book in advance of the event. Submit any questions ahead of time to The book is available for purchase from the Museum of Fine Arts Houston’s bookshop

This event  is presented in collaboration with the Craft in America Center and is free. It will be streamed live via Zoom and Facebook. Register in advance for this meeting:

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The front and back covers of In Flux

What time?

10 a.m. PST: San Francisco

11 a.m. MST: Denver

12 a.m. CST: San Antonio, Mexico City, Bogotá

1 p.m. EST: Toronto, NYC, Barbados, Santiago

2 p.m.: Buenos Aires

6 p.m.: London

7 p.m.: Berlin, Brussels, Paris, Cape Town, Amsterdam

8 p.m.: Bucharest, Athens, Tel Aviv, Tallinn, Moscow

12 p.m.: Bangkok

2 a.m. on July 24: Seoul, Tokyo

3 a.m. on July 24: Sydney

5 a.m. on July 24: Auckland