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Circular Abstractions: Bull's Eye Quilts

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Opening Reception:

Friday, December 14> 5-7 pm

This traveling exhibition organized by the Muskegon Museum of Art and curated by Nancy Crow presents some of the best machine-piecing and quilting made today. The artists were challenged to create works of art that extended the possibilities of machine quilting and convey a sense of energy and emotion.

Here the complete list of upcoming events for this exhibition

New Directions in Fiber Art

MONTCLAIR, NEW JERSEY

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The MAM (Montclaire Art Museum) will present “New Directions in Fiber Art”, the annual New Jersey Arts exhibition that highlights New Jersey visual artists sponsored by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts.
This jury contest exhibition will consist of works created with the range of traditional and contemporary fibrous materials and methods completed since 2015.

There is a good initiative to mention the “Yarn Bomb” which we will talk about in the Focus On

Grand National Fibre Art & Quilt Exhibition - Still

Portage Arts Centre, Portage la Prairie, MB Canada
July 6 – Aug 10, 2019

Call for Entry: Grand National Fibre Art & Quilt Exhibition – Still

Deadline for submission April 13, 2019

For Entry Requirements and Entry Form see www.grandnationalquiltshow.ca

Inquiries may be addressed to grandnationalexhibition@gmail.com

FIBERART INTERNATIONAL 2019

May 31 to August 24, 2019  – Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Fiberart International is a benchmark exhibition presenting the best in contemporary fiber art. FI2019 is the 23rd in an ongoing series of triennial exhibitions.
The Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc. is pleased to announce Fiberart International 2019. In a highly selective process, jurors Sonya Clark and Jane Sauer reviewed 1441 artworks submitted by 595 artists from over 24 countries and 37 states, choosing 57 pieces representing a group of highly accomplished artworks by 56 artists representing 8 countries and 24 states.

FANTASTIC FIBERS 2019

April – June 2019 – Yeiser Art Center
Paducah, KY 42001

FANTASTIC FIBERS is an international juried exhibition that seeks to showcase a wide range of outstanding works related to the fiber medium.
One of Yeiser Art Center’s most engaging, innovative & colorful international exhibits, Fantastic Fibers is an inspirational “must see” for fine artists, quilters and textile art enthusiasts across the globe.

More details can be found on the website.

https://www.theyeiser.org/project/fantasticfibers19/

SAN FRANCISCO TRIBAL & TEXTILE ART SHOW

8/10 Febbraio, 2019 Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion
2 Marina Blvd  San Francisco, CA 94123

THE SAN FRANCISCO TRIBAL & TEXTILE ART SHOW is the leading art fair devoted to the arts of tribal cultures in the United States. Crafted to meet the needs of tribal art collectors and enthusiasts, THE SAN FRANCISCO TRIBAL & TEXTILE ART SHOW presents a comprehensive selection of national and international galleries representing the arts of Asian, Oceanic, African, Native American and Latin American indigenous peoples.
Works range from the finest textiles and rugs from North Africa, Asia, North America, and India through remarkable stone and wood carvings from Indonesia, Africa, and Oceania. Works also span millennia, with carvings and pottery from prehistoric South America to the exquisite Wounaan contemporary basketry handmade in Panama today by the indigenous Wounaan tribe, employing ancient weaving traditions passed through generations of indigenous peoples in the Darién rainforest.