Congratulations to Gerhardt Knodel, who has won the 2016 Gold Medal for Consummate Craftsmanship from the American Craft Council.
"The Gold Medal for Consummate Craftsmanship, the highest recognition given by the Council, recognizes outstanding artistry while honoring the humanistic and philosophical values exemplified in the career of a previously elected Fellow."
See Knodel's work in our Tenth Textile Biennial: Objects Drawings Translations, opening on March 4th. http://www.snyderman-works.com/exhibitions/objects-drawings-translations
Read more about the award HERE.