These artists will organize and teach a series of workshops on topics ranging from traditional, domestic, and repair tasks to movement, breathing, and sound. While the act of repair is within their own artistic practices, they have also sought the support of their community, asking other artists, repairers, and activists to share their knowledge.
We realize Phoenix is not Los Angeles, but these textiles are a knockout! “During this time, weavers saw examples of the design system of Hispanic textiles and acquired new materials such as aniline dyes and Germantown yarns that touched off their experiments with color and design. “
Visions Art Museum: Contemporary Quilts & Textiles is hosting four shows through October 6: Defining Moments: Stitched Perspectives on Being a Woman; Collage: Intersections; If Walls Could Talk; and Crazy Good.
Dress Rehearsal showcases numerous and unexpected ways a dress can be depicted and interpreted. Using out-of-the-ordinary mediums expressed through sculpture, installation, painting, photography, and collage, this exhibition celebrates both the imagination of the artists and the theatrical nature for which the show is named. Curated by Kate Stern. Be sure to see Artist and Textile Arts | LA member Gwen Samuels’ work.
Please join us at the opening reception of our first juried exhibition! Textile Arts LA Members will be showcasing small format works on the theme of Materiality & Method.
Showcasing small format works on the theme of Materiality & Method.
You do not want to miss this “only in Los Angeles” exhibit, featuring Betye Saar’s oeuvre of early sketchbooks up through a new sculptural installation.
“This will be the first exhibition at a California museum to address her entire career and the first anywhere to focus on her sketchbooks.”