Denver National Quilt Festival’s “Seven” Exhibit Online

May 31, 2011 § Leave a comment

The Denver National Quilt Festival was held recently in Denver, Colorado, and the exhibit “Seven” was a part of it.  The Signature Art Quilters have an annual challenge.  This year it was  “7” based on seven design elements: balance, rhythm, unity, repetition, contrast, value, and line. The quilt had to be 35″ x 42″.    The Quilt Show has a Smilebox presentation of those quilts here:

Click to play this Smilebox slideshow

Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois, Presents “Japanese Kimono, 1915–1940: From Tradition to Ready-to-Wear” June 16–November 13, 2011

May 27, 2011 § Leave a comment


The Chicago Art Institute in Chicago, Illinois, is showing Japanese Kimono, 1915–1940: From Tradition to Ready-to-Wear from June 16–November 13, 2011.
This exhibition explores the role that traditional motifs, techniques, and modernization played in the development of pattern design in women’s kimono and haori, a short kimono-like jacket.


Hitoe

Hitoe, c. 1900/1916.

Photo is the Art Institute’s.

Infinity Art Gallery’s Fiber Arts 2011 Show Online

May 21, 2011 § Leave a comment

Infinity Art Gallery is showing its Fiber Arts 2011 Show online.

http://www.infinityartgallery.com/fiber-arts/gallery/  is where the works are shown.

View the gallery and show award winners online.

“2011 Gateway to Imagination” National Juried Art Competition at the Farmington Museum, Farmington, New Mexico, through July 9, 2011

May 18, 2011 § 3 Comments

The 2011 Gateway to Imagination National Juried Art Competition is showing at the  Farmington Museum in Farmington, New Mexico, now through July 9, 2011.  The exhibition will feature 95 artworks selected from over 300 entries. 

Judd- Twirling Leaves

Jean M. Judd – “Twirling Leaves #2”

Photo is the Museum’s.

www.farmingtonmuseum.org

Schuetz Schanz Schpring Schow, Ashland Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana, Extended through June 30, 2011

May 8, 2011 § Leave a comment

Tev Schuetz and Nick Schanz have an exhibit of their ceramic sculptures at Ashland Gallery, 6537 Carrollton Avenue, Broadripple, in Indianapolis, Indiana, now through June 4, 2011.

The opening reception is Friday, May 13th from 5 to 9PM.  Come by and see their work and enjoy the evening!

The exhibit has been so popular that it is being extended through the end of June.

“Quilt National” May 28 – September 5, 2011, Dairy Barn, Athens, Ohio

May 7, 2011 § Leave a comment

 Photo is Quilt National’s.

The “Quilt National” exhibit will be on from May 28 – September 5, 2011, at the Dairy Barn in Athens, Ohio.  For more info: http://www.dairybarn.org/quilt/

THe list of exhibitors is at: http://www.dairybarn.org/quilt/index.php?section=226&page=362

“Layered Textures: New Works by Carol Ann Waugh” at Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, Colorado, through May 21, 2011

May 6, 2011 § Leave a comment

Layered Textures: New works by Carol Ann Waugh is on exhibit at Ice Cube Gallery in Denver, Colorado, now through May 21, 2011.

Waugh - Fireworks

Carol Ann Waugh – “Fireworks”

Photo is the gallery’s.

 www.icecubegallery.com is where you can find more info.

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