Artist Highlights

Work in Progress: Hannah O’Hare Bennett

I visited Hannah O’Hare Bennett at the TAC Manhattan studio space on the same Saturday she was preparing to host  a free public workshop on card weaving with Inkle looms. Before the workshop I sat down with Hannah to ask

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Work in Progress: Hannah O’Hare Bennett

I visited Hannah O’Hare Bennett at the TAC Manhattan studio space on the same Saturday she was preparing to host  a free public workshop on card weaving with Inkle looms. Before the workshop I sat down with Hannah to ask

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Erin Palumbo

AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Erin Palumbo By Christine Sloan Stoddard Erin Palumbo, a 2018 graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), came to the Textile Arts Center after her mother’s urging. Donna had taken dyeing classes at

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Erin Palumbo

AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Erin Palumbo By Christine Sloan Stoddard Erin Palumbo, a 2018 graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), came to the Textile Arts Center after her mother’s urging. Donna had taken dyeing classes at

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Work in Progress: Sheri Shih Hui

Work in Progress: Sheri Shih Hui By Wendy Cohen / October 14, 2019   On September 22nd I visited Sheri Shih Hui at the Textile Art Center’s Manhattan studio, where she was wrapping up her September residency with TAC’s Work

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Work in Progress: Sheri Shih Hui

Work in Progress: Sheri Shih Hui By Wendy Cohen / October 14, 2019   On September 22nd I visited Sheri Shih Hui at the Textile Art Center’s Manhattan studio, where she was wrapping up her September residency with TAC’s Work

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Work In Progress: Micheal Sylvan Robinson

I met Micheal on a particularly cold Friday evening in October.  I was greeted at the door by his grand smile, and immediately welcomed into the warmth of the studio, now turned into his personal space. The environment was inviting

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Work In Progress: Micheal Sylvan Robinson

I met Micheal on a particularly cold Friday evening in October.  I was greeted at the door by his grand smile, and immediately welcomed into the warmth of the studio, now turned into his personal space. The environment was inviting

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Familien Iglesias, A Family Endeavor

Familien Iglesias: A Family Endeavor By Christine Sloan Stoddard     Photo credit: Christine Sloan Stoddard ( @Christine.Stoddard ) For Familien Iglesias, art is often a family affair. Their installation MotherLove is part of Lost/Found, the culminating exhibition presented by the 10th cycle of

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Familien Iglesias, A Family Endeavor

Familien Iglesias: A Family Endeavor By Christine Sloan Stoddard     Photo credit: Christine Sloan Stoddard ( @Christine.Stoddard ) For Familien Iglesias, art is often a family affair. Their installation MotherLove is part of Lost/Found, the culminating exhibition presented by the 10th cycle of

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: In Conversation with Winnie Van der Rijn

Winnie van der Rijn is an epic story teller.  Simultaneously she is cracking jokes and ever serious- if you have had the chance to talk to Winnie, you can attest, it’s fun. The conversation below has been edited for brevity

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: In Conversation with Winnie Van der Rijn

Winnie van der Rijn is an epic story teller.  Simultaneously she is cracking jokes and ever serious- if you have had the chance to talk to Winnie, you can attest, it’s fun. The conversation below has been edited for brevity

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Romina Chuls

My conversation with artist Romina Chuls ranged from stories of her father taking her on trips in the Andes and their traditional embroidery, to ideas around the decolonization of art museums and her time in residence at TAC. To condense

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AIR Cycle 10 Artist Spotlight: Romina Chuls

My conversation with artist Romina Chuls ranged from stories of her father taking her on trips in the Andes and their traditional embroidery, to ideas around the decolonization of art museums and her time in residence at TAC. To condense

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August Fiber Art Picks!

Artist Unidentified Spider Web Quilt, 1920’s Cotton 73 x 65 inches Photo by Gavin Ashworth Courtesy of the Museum Wall Power! Quilts from the Karen and Werner Gundersheimer Gift Curated by Stacy C. Hollander August 6 – September 1, 2019

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August Fiber Art Picks!

Artist Unidentified Spider Web Quilt, 1920’s Cotton 73 x 65 inches Photo by Gavin Ashworth Courtesy of the Museum Wall Power! Quilts from the Karen and Werner Gundersheimer Gift Curated by Stacy C. Hollander August 6 – September 1, 2019

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Work in Progress: Tali Weinberg

Tali Weinberg is a textile artist, teacher, activist, and writer who has dedicated the recent years of her artistic practice to making woven and sculptural work about climate change. As our July Work-in-Progress Artist, Tali is working on completing a

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Work in Progress: Tali Weinberg

Tali Weinberg is a textile artist, teacher, activist, and writer who has dedicated the recent years of her artistic practice to making woven and sculptural work about climate change. As our July Work-in-Progress Artist, Tali is working on completing a

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July Fiber Art Picks!

Samantha Bittman Untitled, 2019 Acrylic on Hand-woven Textile 20 x 16 inches Courtesy of the Gallery The Near Distant Future June 16 – July 14, 2019 Super Dutchess Gallery  The Near Distant Future explores the idea of visual perception and

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July Fiber Art Picks!

Samantha Bittman Untitled, 2019 Acrylic on Hand-woven Textile 20 x 16 inches Courtesy of the Gallery The Near Distant Future June 16 – July 14, 2019 Super Dutchess Gallery  The Near Distant Future explores the idea of visual perception and

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