Fiber

Mark Newport

Mark Newport

Mark Newport’s work uses textiles, performance, print, and photography to reveal the vulnerability inherent in traditional western ideals of masculinity.
Mediums Fiber Mixed Media Recognition College of Fellows
Michael A. Cummings portrait

Michael A. Cummings

In the tradition of the African griot(storyteller) Michael A. Cummings'quilts tell the stories of African American life. As a result of his masterful creativity, he has become one of America's premier quiltmakers.
Mediums Fiber Mixed Media Recognition College of Fellows
Portrait of Carolyn Mazloomi

Carolyn Mazloomi

Carolyn Mazloomi of West Chester, Ohio, is an artist, author, organizer, and curator acknowledged as being among the most influential quilt histori

Mediums Fiber Recognition Honorary Fellow
textile artist karen hampton holding weaving in studio

Karen Hampton

Karen Hampton of Lowell, Massachusetts, is a conceptually based fiber artist, addressing issues of colorism and kinship.

Mediums Fiber Recognition College of Fellows
portrait of john mcqueen posing and laughing in studio

John McQueen

John McQueen of Saratoga Springs, New York, is a basket maker of sculptural baskets.

Mediums Fiber Recognition Gold Medalist College of Fellows
artist lia cook in studio

Lia Cook

Lia Cook of Berkeley, California, combines weaving with painting, photography, video and digital technology to explore the sensuality and materiali

Mediums Fiber Recognition Gold Medalist College of Fellows
portrait of jim bassler

Jim Bassler

Jim Bassler of Palm Springs, California, is a well-known weaver. He has a BA and Master’s from UCLA.

Mediums Fiber Recognition Gold Medalist College of Fellows
Bukola Koiki

Bukola Koiki

2019 Emerging Voices shortlist artist Bukola Koiki is a Nigerian-American multidisciplinary artist employing fibers, paper, video, and unusual materials to collapse the single-story of disenfranchised peoples.
Mediums Fiber Recognition Emerging Voices Awards
Aram Han Sifuentes

Aram Han Sifuentes

2019 Emerging Voices shortlist artist Aram Han Sifuentes is a fiber, social practice, and performance artist who works to claim spaces for immigrant and disenfranchised communities.
Mediums Fiber Recognition Emerging Voices Awards
Ten Dots Textiles Classic collection

Ten Dots Textiles

As a Navy veteran and military spouse, Tenisha Dotstry of Ten Dots Textiles has led a nomadic life; basketry is a craft she can take with her wherever she goes.
Diedrick Brackens in studio

Diedrick Brackens

2019 Emerging Voices artist Diedrick Brackens is a textile artist whose tapestries pose pressing moral, spiritual, and political questions through an eloquent symbolism.
Mediums Fiber Recognition Emerging Voices Awards

Convergence® Knoxville 2020

Start date
Friday, 07/24/2020, 4:00 AM
End date
Thursday, 07/30/2020, 12:00 PM
International fiber conference
Location

701 Henley St.
Knoxville, TN 37902
United States

"PRIDE"

Start date
Thursday, 04/02/2020, 12:30 PM
End date
Thursday, 04/02/2020, 2:00 PM
Textile Center is proud to present "PRIDE," the first exhibition in our history in tribute and support of nationally known textile artists in the LGBTQ+ community.
Location
Textile Center

3000 University Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
United States