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Fiber National 2016
May 28, 2016 - August 21, 2016
Opening Reception: June 11, 6 – 9 p.m. as part of the Workhouse Second Saturday Art Walk
Workhouse Arts Center and Studio Fiber Arts at the Workhouse Arts Center are proud to announce the centers first national, juried exhibition showcasing traditional, contemporary, and experimental fiber art created in the last three years. All fiber media will be on display as well as non-fiber media used in a fiber technique. Nearly 150 entries poured in from around the United States and approximately 50 artworks were selected by juror Jennifer Lindsay.
Jennifer Lindsay is an independent curator, scholar, and arts educator. She develops exhibitions and participatory programs that connect nonprofit organizations, local businesses, and communities to artists, makers, and creative individuals. Recent projects include The Smithsonian Community Reef for the National Museum of Natural History; The Artisphere Yarn Bomb for the Rosslyn Business Improvement District, SWEETSPOTS for SWEETGREEN INC.’s annual Sweetlife Music and Food Festival, and Urban Bungalow for the Smith Center for Healing and the Arts in Washington, DC.
Additionally, join artists June 11 and 12 for “HOT”, a workshop by Susan Lenz.