Next up in the behind-the-scenes tours: Michael Rohde!
Michael has been weaving since 1973, after formal training in drawing, color and design from the Alfred Glassel School of the Houston Museum of Fine Arts. Over the years, his activities have included lectures, workshop teaching, juror, exhibition organizer and exhibitor in many local, national and international juried and invited shows.
Recently work has been included in the United States Department of State Art in Embassies Program, exhibits at the Textile Museum in Washington, DC, the American Craft Museum in New York, the invitational Triennial of Tapestry in Lodz, Poland, from Lausanne to Beijing (twice), Houses for Nomads (a solo exhibit at the Janina Monkute-Marks Museum in Lithuania), an exhibition at the Mingei International Museum in Balboa Park in San Diego. His work is in the permanent collections of the Mingei, the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles, the Ventura County Museum of Art, the Racine Art Museum and The Art Institute of Chicago.
Michael's studio is in the Westlake Village / Thousand Oaks area. We'll send an address and confirmation a few days before the tour!