Spring is here, and with it comes lots of opportunities to see Quilt National artists work on exhibit. Cindy Friedman, Director of ArtQuilt Elements wrote to let us know about ArtQuilt Elements 2014 at the Wayne Art Center in Wayne, PA. ArtQuilts Elements 2014 is the 11the exhibition of this internationally acclaimed show and includes 43 quilts selected from over 600 entries.
“One of the distinctions of our show is our professional presentation of art quilts. The exhibition has been widely praised by reviewers and artists not only for exhibiting the quilts in a gallery setting but also for promoting the art quilt as an art form.”
Several Quilt National artists were juried into this show, including Marianne Burr, Dianne Firth, Valerie Goodwin, Michael James, and more. Quilt National artists, Jill Ault and Judy Kirpich, are also among the prize winners. The jurors for ArtQuilt Elements 2014 are Susie Brandt, Full-time Faculty, Maryland Institute College of Art, Gerhardt Knodel, Internationally Recognized Fiber Artist and Educator and Jan Myers-Newbury, Quilt Artist and Educator.
ArtQuilt Elements 2014 is open at the Wayne Art Center in Wayne PA from March 21- May 3, 2014.
For more information, including a full list of artists and prize winners, please visit www.artquiltelements.org
Three more reasons to plan a trip to Philadelphia right now.
Snyderman’s International Fiber Biennial
3rd and Cherry Sts. Philadelphia, PA
until April 26th, 2014.
What A Stitch at the Gravers Lane Gallery
8405 Germantown Ave, Phila PA until April 20th, 2014
Lisa Call at the Bluestone Gallery
301 North 3rd St., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106.
2/25/14 – 3/29/14
Gallery Hours: Tue – Sat, 11am – 6pm 267-773-8114.