HANDCRAFTED: FIBER ART + TURNED WOOD

Juried Exhibition Featuring Works by Contemporary Artists and Fine Craft Artisans from Across the Region

Exhibition on View

Opens
February 29, 2020

Closes
April 11, 2020

Meet the Artists Reception

SATURDAY, MARCH 14 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM

FREE

Presenting the work of contemporary artists and fine craft artisans working in fiber art and turned wood, HANDCRAFTED: FIBER ART + TURNED WOOD is a regional juried exhibition presented on a biennial basis. The Call for Entries is open to residents of MD, DC, VA, DE, PA, and WV. Entry Deadline: Sunday, January 19, 2020.

CALL TO ARTISTS: Artists and fine craft artisans working in fiber art and turned wood are invited to submit images of up to four works created within the past three years for consideration by our esteemed jurors. Entry Fee: $25.00 (maximum of 4 works per entry).

ENTRY DEADLINE: SUNDAY, JANUARY 19, 2020

FIBER ARTISTS: Fiber Art entries will be juried this year by Caroline Kipp, Curator of Contemporary Art at the George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum in Washington, DC. The HANDCRAFTED exhibition is dedicated to highlighting the work or regional artists using traditional and/or non-traditional materials and textile techniques which include weaving, quilting, embroidery, beading, felting, crochet, knitting, lacework, hooking, sewing, spinning, tapestry, surface design, and mixed media along with current innovations in this evolving medium.
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS ON FIBER ART ENTRIES

WOODTURNERS: Turned Wood entries will be juried this year by Dr. Barbara Wolanin, Curator and Collector, who served f0r 30 years as Curator for the Architect of the Capitol in Washington, DC. The HANDCRAFTED exhibition is dedicated to enhancing awareness of turned wood, and providing a venue for woodturners from the region to share functional, sculptural, and creative pieces created using the lathe, hand-held tools, and a steady hand to carve original turnings, using a variety of species of wood, that demonstrate a wide range of forms which can be achieved on a rotating axis.
CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS OR TO SUBMIT TURNED WOOD ENTRY

ENTRY DEADLINE: SUNDAY, JANUARY 19, 2020

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