AIR Cycle 10 Artist Highlight: Dance Doyle

It was almost fate that brought Oakland’s Dance Doyle to the medium of tapestry weaving from ceramics in college. Originally a theatre major, she realized it was not what she was meant to do after a teacher told the class

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Highlight: Dance Doyle

It was almost fate that brought Oakland’s Dance Doyle to the medium of tapestry weaving from ceramics in college. Originally a theatre major, she realized it was not what she was meant to do after a teacher told the class

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Hiding in the Light

Clandestine information practices and forms of resistance through textiles have a long, shared history. Taking advantage of society’s attitude that women’s work is “low” or “unintellectual,” the wielders of needle and thread have been masters of steganography, or the practice

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Hiding in the Light

Clandestine information practices and forms of resistance through textiles have a long, shared history. Taking advantage of society’s attitude that women’s work is “low” or “unintellectual,” the wielders of needle and thread have been masters of steganography, or the practice

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April Fiber Art Picks!

Anchor 2, 2019 Cotton and polyester 56” x 18” x 4” Courtesy of the gallery Cloudminers March 1 – April 12, 2019 Geary A solo exhibition by artist David B. Smith, Cloudminers, is “an externalization of personal and collective daydreams.”

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April Fiber Art Picks!

Anchor 2, 2019 Cotton and polyester 56” x 18” x 4” Courtesy of the gallery Cloudminers March 1 – April 12, 2019 Geary A solo exhibition by artist David B. Smith, Cloudminers, is “an externalization of personal and collective daydreams.”

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Work in Progress: Kendall Schauder

It is hard to describe the enjoyment and immediate kinship you find when a Texan meets another Texan, especially when it is unexpected.  Kendall Schauder is a Houston, Texas native, now living and working in Chicago. She moved to attend

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Work in Progress: Kendall Schauder

It is hard to describe the enjoyment and immediate kinship you find when a Texan meets another Texan, especially when it is unexpected.  Kendall Schauder is a Houston, Texas native, now living and working in Chicago. She moved to attend

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Work In Progress: Ýrúrarí

The day was cold and icy, but it was normal for Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, also known as Ýrúrarí, an Icelandic artist who works with knits. Ýr learned how to hand knit as a child in Iceland, stopped as a teenager, (as teenagers

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Work In Progress: Ýrúrarí

The day was cold and icy, but it was normal for Ýr Jóhannsdóttir, also known as Ýrúrarí, an Icelandic artist who works with knits. Ýr learned how to hand knit as a child in Iceland, stopped as a teenager, (as teenagers

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March Fiber Art Picks!

Nancy Grossman Brox, 1980 Leather, wood, paint, epoxy and glass 16.75″ x 8.25″ x 9.75″ Courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery Art of Defiance: Radical Materials February 2 – March 30, 2019 Michael Rosenfeld Gallery Presenting the works of Hannelore Baron,

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March Fiber Art Picks!

Nancy Grossman Brox, 1980 Leather, wood, paint, epoxy and glass 16.75″ x 8.25″ x 9.75″ Courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery Art of Defiance: Radical Materials February 2 – March 30, 2019 Michael Rosenfeld Gallery Presenting the works of Hannelore Baron,

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TAC 10 Year Reunion Exhibition

This year marks Textile Arts Center’s 10th anniversary, and a time for reflection and forward visioning, both as an organization, and as individuals invested in the future of textiles. Ten years into our journey, TAC’s commitment to unite and empower

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TAC 10 Year Reunion Exhibition

This year marks Textile Arts Center’s 10th anniversary, and a time for reflection and forward visioning, both as an organization, and as individuals invested in the future of textiles. Ten years into our journey, TAC’s commitment to unite and empower

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February Fiber Art Picks!

by Yidan Zeng Byron Kim, Sky Blue Flag. 2018. Indigo dyed ramie, flag pole. 55 x 93 in (139.7 x 236.2 cm). Entrance of Soi Mountain, Cheorwon, Gangwon-do, commissioned by the Real DMZ Project. James Cohan Gallery Borders James Cohan

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February Fiber Art Picks!

by Yidan Zeng Byron Kim, Sky Blue Flag. 2018. Indigo dyed ramie, flag pole. 55 x 93 in (139.7 x 236.2 cm). Entrance of Soi Mountain, Cheorwon, Gangwon-do, commissioned by the Real DMZ Project. James Cohan Gallery Borders James Cohan

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Work in Progress: Barbara Miñarro

Barbara Miñarro is originally from Monterrey, Mexico, but the January Work in Progress (WIP) resident artist came to the United States at age 11. The first place she lived as a new American was McAllen, Texas, a border town that

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Work in Progress: Barbara Miñarro

Barbara Miñarro is originally from Monterrey, Mexico, but the January Work in Progress (WIP) resident artist came to the United States at age 11. The first place she lived as a new American was McAllen, Texas, a border town that

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Artists in Residence Cycle 10: Show & Tell

For the last two months, our 10th Cycle of TAC AIR residents have been learning new techniques, getting familiar with the studio and equipment at TAC  and taking a different approach to their practice. This play period is meant to

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Artists in Residence Cycle 10: Show & Tell

For the last two months, our 10th Cycle of TAC AIR residents have been learning new techniques, getting familiar with the studio and equipment at TAC  and taking a different approach to their practice. This play period is meant to

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