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CALL Tricksters & Transformation: An Exhibit
Call Type: Exhibition, textiles and textile processes that address the theme Tricksters & Transformation
Eligibility: Textile Arts Los Angeles members, and artists in the Southern California region which includes Imperial, Kern, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, San Diego, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, and Ventura counties
Event Dates: 9/4/2021 – 9/27/2021
Juror Carol Shaw-Sutton
Textiles have the universally demonstrated capacity for holding meaning, establishing connections, and creating healing, As we emerge, on many levels, from the darkness into the light of awareness of isolation and injustice we have an opportunity and obligation to examine the status quo. This exhibition will allow the artist to step into the now and make work that opens doors within themselves, thereby acting as a portal to a collective resurgence into a renewed relationship with the world. This awakening inspires transformation.
There is a deep potential for the artist to act as trickster, agent of change, or boundary crosser. After the pandemic and the social upheaval of the past eighteen months, the artist has gained renewed agency for creating more enlightened definitions of meaning and new ways of seeing.
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Date(s): 06/27/2021 to 08/14/2021
Cost: $25 members of Textile Arts LA and SDA, $35 non-members
Helms Design Center
Culver City, California United States