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Retrospective of this mid-century sculptor is her first solo show in New York in 50 years.
Jack Millikin Centre - Saskatchewan Wearable Art Gala 2013
PUNK: Chaos to Couture
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A local artist uses modern materials to weave creations representative of her roots.
Orly Genger in Madison Square Park / NYC
Orly Genger, an artist who deploys masses of rope in eye-popping ways, has created an installation of 3 enclosures for Madison Square Park.
Big score for use + visibility of textile mixed media...
Judy Pfaff Studio
In the Loop 3: Knitters Unite in UK
Whether or not you use looping techniques to express your ideas, you'll enjoy this glimpse of those who do. Let knitter Adrienne Sloane take you to a recent international confab in the UK, where she encountered lots of local color - along with some knitting royalty.