October 17, 2017 § Leave a comment
Cloth As Community is at Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts in Melbourne, Florida, through January 7, 2018
Hmong flower cloth (or paj ntaub) is one of the world’s great textile traditions and an excellent example of cloth as community. Despite its deep roots in Hmong culture, this complex art was not widely known outside Asia until after the Vietnam War, when Hmong refugees arrived in the United States. Cloth as Community features 28 textiles—flower cloths and embroidered story cloths—by those in the Hmong community.
“Quilts=Art=Quilts” Schweinfurth Art Center, Auburn, New York, October 28, 2017, to January 07, 2018
October 13, 2017 § Leave a comment
Quilts =Art=Quilts will be in Auburn, New York, from October 28, 2017 to January 07, 2018.
Quilts=Art=Quilts is an international juried quilt exhibition at the Schweinfurth Art Center in Auburn, New York. This year’s exhibit will feature quilts by 65 artists from across the US and around the world.
The Art Center’s photo.
“Korean Voices in Fiber: Translating Tradition into Contemporary Art” Gualala Arts Center, Gualala, California, October 6 – November 18, 2017
October 4, 2017 § Leave a comment
Korean Voices in Fiber: Translating Tradition into Contemporary Art will be at Gualala Arts Center in Gualala, California, from October 6 – November 18, 2017
This traveling exhibition highlights Korea’s ancient heritage of fiber art (including bojagi) as well as its vibrant modern transformation of both traditional and unexpected techniques and materials.
September 19, 2017 § Leave a comment
Fiber As Art is at ArtsHQ in Surprise, Arizona through October 6, 2017
Two SAQA JAMs and six artist friends present over one hundred fiber art pieces.
“Strings Attached” Coastline Community College Art Gallery, Newport Beach, California, through October 19, 2017
September 12, 2017 § Leave a comment
Strings Attached is at Coastline Community College Art Gallery in Newport Beach, California, through October 19, 2017
This exhibition features 2D and 3D fiber art, including installation pieces and wearables, created by Southern California artists.
September 1, 2017 § Leave a comment
Diversity is at NCAR Community Art Gallery in Boulder, Colorado, through October 28, 2017
Diversity is Front Range Contemporary Quilters’ latest exhibition, featuring fifty-one works by thirty-three different artists, inspired by Maya Angelou’s vision: “We all should know that diversity makes for a rich tapestry, and we must understand that all the threads of the tapestry are equal in value no matter what their color.”
August 26, 2017 § Leave a comment
Y Kimono Now is at Filatoio Rosso e Museo Setificio in Caraglio, Cuneo, Italy
through November 5, 2017
This exhibition pairs over one hundred original kimonos from a special private collection with contemporary expressions and interpretations of the kimono by artists Tiziana Tateo and Marialuisa Sponga. Experience the Japanese world.
Filatoio Rosso e Museo Setificio