Event Calendar

Share your event with Surface Design Association’s international community of 3000 artists, designers, and enthusiasts. The Calendar is home to fiber, textile and design related exhibitions, events, workshops, and artist opportunities and open to all.

Submit exhibitions, events, workshops, and artist opportunities to the SDA Calendar by completing this FORM

Questions? Please email: calendar@surfacedesign.org.

FIBERS, a juried visual arts exhibition

The City of Claremont invites artists to submit textile work for its FIBERS public art juried exhibition. The juried exhibition will feature the work of artists pushing mediums beyond traditional representations, exploring innovative ideas and daring contrasts, representing this moment in time.
FIBERS honors the intertwined elements of creative expression, celebrates the unexpected, and fosters unity by inviting introspection and observation through the woven nature of the material.
This exhibit is open to work using textiles such as fabric, yarn, and natural and synthetic fibers. A few examples include; soft sculpture, fibers as fashion, quilting and felting.
Judges are looking for artwork of imaginative quality, originality, unity of idea, connection to the theme, technical proficiency, and experimentation that challenges the use of the medium.
Artists selected to exhibit will receive an honorarium, and artists may choose to sell their piece(s).
This Call for Art is open to artists of all ages living in Claremont and surrounding Los Angeles, Orange and San Bernardino Counties. Artists may submit no more than three (3) entries for consideration.
To be considered, each entry must be submitted with a completed official entry form .
*Entries and all forms must be submitted together as a single package
*Photographs of artwork submitted must represent the actual piece.
*All artwork must be the original work of the artist
*Artwork must have been created in the last two (2) years. (2020-2022)
*Artwork must be able to hang on a standard gallery wall hanging system, weight not to exceed 33 pounds.
*Artwork will be installed in a public place and must be suitable for viewing by all ages.
*Art requiring connection to an electrical outlet will NOT be considered.

SUBMIT APPLICATION MATERIALS TO: mfernandez@ci.claremont.ca.gov


Date(s): 12/09/2022

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Alexander Hughes Center
Claremont, California United States