SDA Conference Award - 2009

2009 SDA Off the Grid Conference Award Recipients

The work of these artists has been recognized for surface design innovation by a judge or juror at an SDA Conference.

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Jane Ogren - JEFO Bubbles #618

Jane Ogren
Pittsburgh, PA

JEFO Bubbles #618

Joy Stocksdale Best in Show
Member Show: Surface Matters


Clay McLaurin - LaceClay McLaurin
Athens, GA

Lace

Second Place (tie)
Member Show: Surface Matters


Linda Lewis - Money

Linda Lewis
Edinburg, TX

Money

Second Place (tie)
Member Show: Surface Matters


Natalya Aikens - PiterNatalya Aikens
Pleasantville, NY

Piter 

Third Place (tie)
Member Show: Surface Matters


Judy Bales - Summer GrassJudy Bales
Fairfield, IA

Summer Grass 

Third Place (tie)
Member Show: Surface Matters


Shin-Hee Chin - Comfort and Peace

Shin-Hee Chin
McPherson, KS

Comfort and Peace

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Susan Lasch Krevitt - Net Work: Thin Slice

Susan Lasch Krevitt
Thousand Oaks, CA

Net Work: Thin Slice 

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Janet Lipkin - Wonder

Janet Lipkin

Richmond, CA

Wonder

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Leisa Rich - Nano

Leisa Rich

Atlanta, GA

Nano

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Luanne Rimel - Stone Silence

Luanne Rimel

St. Louis, MO

Stone Silence

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Kathy Weaver - Damaged Morphology

Kathy Weaver
Highland Park, ID

Damaged Morphology

Honorable Mention
Member Show: Surface Matters


Jabbar Khatri - Bandhani mulberry silk stoleJabbar Khatri
Bhuj, India

Bandhani mulberry silk stole

SDA Award of Excellence
Member Show: Surface Matters


Susan Bowman - Leaf MatrixSusan Bowman
Colorado Springs, CO

Leaf Matrix

Handweavers Guild of America Award 
Member Show: Surface Matters


Carole Waller - Mountain Coat, Quilted Coat, Organza DressCarole Waller
Bath, UK

Mountain Coat, Quilted Coat, Organza Dress

First Place 
Fashion Show: Textile Fusion


Jorie Johnson - 3a. Sumi Silk Series: Jacket 1, 1a. Sumi Silk Series: vest 1Jorie Johnson
Kyoto, Japan

3a. Sumi Silk Series: Jacket 1, 1a. Sumi Silk Series: vest 1

Second Place
Fashion Show: Textile Fusion


Eulanda Sanders - Metalling with Fibers XXXII: Desert Sunset, Metalling with Fibers XXXIIIEulanda Sanders
Fort Collins, CO

Metalling with Fibers XXXII: Desert Sunset, Metalling with Fibers XXXIII

Third Place 
Fashion Show: Textile Fusion


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Xiaopei Wu
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Venus Anadyomene

First Place
Student Show: Points of Departure


Heather Marie Macali -Twinks Reject

Heather Macali
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Twinks Reject

Second Place
Student Show: Points of Departure


Rubi McGrory - Softball

Rubi McGrory
Savannah College of Art & Design, GA

Softball

Third Place
Student Show: Points of Departure


Joann Weiss - Calendar

Joanne Weis
University of Louisville, KY

Calendar

SDA Award of Excellence
Student Show: Points of Departure

 

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LAST CALL FOR ENTRIES to "Materialities" SDA international juried members catalog + exhibition via CaFE:


Call For Entries Extended until April 22
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Find out how this Fiber Founding Father steered our gorgeous Surface Design Journal to become the thought leader in textile arts publications that it is today + his role in mid-20th c fiber resurgence:


In Memoriam: Stephen Blumrich, SDA Founding Father
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Congratulations to Surface Design Association member Judy Bales Design on a beautiful showing at Omaha Fashion Week 2015!


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CODAmagazine features curated design + art projects which raise social awareness, build communities & engage with challenging local & world issues:


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The PatternBase takes us inside a world of 3-D pattern:


Featured Artist Interview: Philippe Blanchard
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NEW exhibit at Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery in Shelburne, #Vermont to feature 8 SDA members! "Interpreting the Surface" opens Friday, April 17. http://bit.ly/1PFzoOw
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New exhibit featuring SDA Member artist Linda Jurkiewicz. Thank you for sharing, Kansas - Missouri Surface Design Association!


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MO member, Linda Jurkiewicz's show, "Unraveling Life", (with Jane Gilbreath) is opening April 24, from 7-9 pm at All Souls Unitarian Church Gallery, 45th and Warwick, KCMO. See you there! The show is open until May 14.



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Living Arts Centre in Mississauga, #Ontario is accepting applications for their Resident Artist Program (including Textile/Fibre Arts studio). Applications are due May 25. #canada #artistopportunity #textileart


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Did you know that one of the benefits of SDA membership is a Member Profile and inclusion in the Member Image Gallery on our website? Here is artwork by SDA members who have recently updated their profiles. Is your SDA profile up to date? http://www.surfacedesign.org/gallery/image-library





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MATERIALITIES catalog & exhibition call-for-entries in CaFE EXTENDED 1 WEEK! New Deadline for submissions is APRIL 22.


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Dutch designer borrows discoveries of scientists, architects & even the military to create artistic pieces of great beauty.


Iris van Herpen's Intelligent Design
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Major NYC exhibition explores creative process behind "Mad Men", one of most acclaimed (American) television series of all time...


Matthew Weiner's Mad Men / Museum of the Moving Image
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Apply by April 15 for ATA Student Award that supports study + innovation in tapestry technique.


American Tapestry Alliance International Student Award
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REMINDER: Join @Surface_Design on Twitter TODAY for a Q&A tweet-chat about Creative Promise Awards for Student Excellence. Thursday, April 9, 6:00PM (EST). Use #surfacedesignorg to follow the conversation and ask questions. Special Guest: Naomi Adams, Assistant Professor of Art & Fiber Media at Idaho State University Department of Art, SDA Grants & Awards Administrator, 2010 Creative Promise Award recipient. Moderator: Elena Rosenberg, SDA Board of Directors.

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#ThrowbackThursday Summer 1994: Clothing, Surface Design Association Journal cover. Artist: SDA Member Ana Lisa Hedstrom. Her textiles are included in the collections of major museums including the Cooper Hewitt, the Museum of Arts and Design, and the de Young Museum. For more about Ana Lisa's work, visit http://www.surfacedesign.org/users/ana-lisa-hedstrom