Location: Lee-Chin Family Gallery & RBC Community Gallery
Public reception: Sunday September 11, 1pm-3pm
Juried Exhibition of Fibre Art
This exhibition will display 125 fibre art quilts and mixed media works by 80 artists from across Ontario from the following groups:
|Studio Art Quilts Associates (SAQA)
Grand Guild of Fibre Artists
Burlington Fibre Arts Guild
Oakville Fibre Artists
|Connections Fibre Artists
Group of Eight Fibre Artists
Burlington Handweavers & Spinners Guild
Burlington Hooking Craft Guild
Admission is Free!
A full colour catalogue of all works will be available for $10.
The Jurors for Fibre Content 2016
William Hodge – Retired after 40 years Textile Professor, OCAD University
Virginia Eichhorn – Director & Chief Curator, Tom Thomson Art Gallery
Rachel Miller – Textile Studio Head and Professor Craft & Design Program, Sheridan College
NEW for 2016:
A special part of the show this year is an Interactive Exhibit. Artists have made numerous samples of their techniques and styles which you can handle and examine to understand how the work is done – a true learning experience!
There will also be a series of Artist Talks on how these pieces are made, which are free of charge and open to everyone.
For more information http://www.fibrations.org/
Image: Juanita Sauve, Look Up; Autumn’s Last Hurrah.