Posts Tagged 'fiber arts'

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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February Fiber Art Picks!

Derrick Adams. Photo by Terrence Jennings, courtesy of the Museum of Arts and Design.   “Derrick Adams: Sanctuary” Museum of Art and Design (MAD) Through August 12th, 2018   Exhibition Talk: “In Conversation: Derrick Adams with Alvin Hall and Dexter

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February Fiber Art Picks!

Derrick Adams. Photo by Terrence Jennings, courtesy of the Museum of Arts and Design.   “Derrick Adams: Sanctuary” Museum of Art and Design (MAD) Through August 12th, 2018   Exhibition Talk: “In Conversation: Derrick Adams with Alvin Hall and Dexter

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January Fiber Art Picks!

Photo courtesy of Museum of the City of New York.   “Mod New York: Fashion Takes a Trip” Museum of the City of New York Through April 1, 2018 A new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New

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January Fiber Art Picks!

Photo courtesy of Museum of the City of New York.   “Mod New York: Fashion Takes a Trip” Museum of the City of New York Through April 1, 2018 A new exhibit at the Museum of the City of New

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Work In Progress: Ali Smith from Salt & Still

We had an especially inspiring fall at TAC Manhattan with  Work In Progress resident, Ali Smith, of Salt and Still!     Ali works with traditional techniques such as quilting, embroidery and natural dyeing, inspired from the natural and magic world. Her creations, including quilts,

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Work In Progress: Ali Smith from Salt & Still

We had an especially inspiring fall at TAC Manhattan with  Work In Progress resident, Ali Smith, of Salt and Still!     Ali works with traditional techniques such as quilting, embroidery and natural dyeing, inspired from the natural and magic world. Her creations, including quilts,

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Meet the Artists of AIR Cycle 7!

 We’re thrilled to announce Cycle 7 of our Artists in Residence program! Once again we have a super inspiring group, which diverse artistic and geographic backgrounds, from industrial design to fine art, from Sweden to Chile. The new group moved

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Meet the Artists of AIR Cycle 7!

 We’re thrilled to announce Cycle 7 of our Artists in Residence program! Once again we have a super inspiring group, which diverse artistic and geographic backgrounds, from industrial design to fine art, from Sweden to Chile. The new group moved

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Work In Progress: Andrew Benincasa

If you walked by our studio in the West Village this past month, you probably noticed the large scale cutting wall by the window, and the amazingly detailed works on paper by current Work In Progress featured artist: Andrew Benincasa. Andrew

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Work In Progress: Andrew Benincasa

If you walked by our studio in the West Village this past month, you probably noticed the large scale cutting wall by the window, and the amazingly detailed works on paper by current Work In Progress featured artist: Andrew Benincasa. Andrew

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Work In Progress: Whitney Crutchfield

So far, it has been such a pleasure having Whitney Crutchfield as the Work In Progress resident for May, and having the opportunity to sneak peek into her studio and creative process: Currently, Whitney has been inspired by striped designs and experimenting

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Work In Progress: Whitney Crutchfield

So far, it has been such a pleasure having Whitney Crutchfield as the Work In Progress resident for May, and having the opportunity to sneak peek into her studio and creative process: Currently, Whitney has been inspired by striped designs and experimenting

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NY State Sheep and Wool Festival!

Last week, we headed up to Rhinebeck, NY to check out the 2014 NY State Sheep and Wool Festival. When we arrived, we were in fiber-nerd heaven — our day was filled with shaggy sheep, knitting competitions, piles of wool

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NY State Sheep and Wool Festival!

Last week, we headed up to Rhinebeck, NY to check out the 2014 NY State Sheep and Wool Festival. When we arrived, we were in fiber-nerd heaven — our day was filled with shaggy sheep, knitting competitions, piles of wool

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Back to School with TAC!

Get in the back to school spirit with Textile Arts Center! We can feel it in the air — fall is almost here, and we have a pretty exciting roster of adult classes to get your season started off right!

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Back to School with TAC!

Get in the back to school spirit with Textile Arts Center! We can feel it in the air — fall is almost here, and we have a pretty exciting roster of adult classes to get your season started off right!

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Staff Picks: Basketry 101

I always loved baskets. When I was kid, I remember my great grandmother making them, and I had a (small) collection that I’d proudly bring everywhere with my precious possessions. Unfortunately, I never had the opportunity to learn the craft from

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Staff Picks: Basketry 101

I always loved baskets. When I was kid, I remember my great grandmother making them, and I had a (small) collection that I’d proudly bring everywhere with my precious possessions. Unfortunately, I never had the opportunity to learn the craft from

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