A list of exhibitions, lectures, workshops coming up.
Sunday, February 04, 2018
Soft Summer Gone at Riffe Gallery in Ohio, the Quilt National 17 tour
Soft Summer Gone, plant dyed silk quilt, hand quilted with embroidery stitches, 100 inches by 100 inches, winner of two awards for surface design at Quilt National 2017.
Jane Forrest Redfern (director of the Dairy Barn art gallery in Athens Ohio, host of Quilt National) spoke about the quilts in the exhibition at the opening on January 25, 2018. Soft Summer Gone appears at approximately the 32 minute mark of this 45 minute video. Jane said that it reminded her of a chenille quilt from her childhood. She remarked that it was hand stitched in a hoop.
Art Quilts Unfolding: 50 years of Innovation edited by Sandra Sider, launches November 28 and is available through Amazon or the SAQA website, One quilt by Judy Martin is included in this important book.
World of Threads 2018 Judy Martin has a solo exhibition in this event until November 25 Oakville Ontario
QUILT NATIONAL 17 on tour through 2020
Masterworks: Abstract and Geometric tours to three locations in Japan between October 4 2018 and March 20 2019 before returning to the USA (Memphis Tennessee for exhibition May-July 2019 at the Crosstown Arts gallery. curated by Martha Seilman