OCTOBER 2018 NEWS

31 October: 1. BTG Showcase, 2. ATA News, 3. ATW News, 4. HCA News, 5. Selvedge News

1. Showcase

COCHINEAL BEETLE
STEPHANIE EDWARDS
COCHINEAL BEETLE
View Stephanie’s page

2. ATA News

Artist pages

Michael F. Rohde: https://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/michael-rohde/

Ellen Ramsey: https://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/ellen-ramsey/

ATA AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE

Rebecca Smith has been awarded ATA’s Award for Excellence for her tapestry, “Mother,” which was exhibited at Designing Weavers: Monochromatic M’s and More Exhibition, Municipal Gallery, 262 East Grand Avenue Escondido, CA 92025. September 7, 2018 to October 6, 2018.

Read more. https://americantapestryalliance.org/awards/ata-award-for-excellence/2018-rebecca-smith/

Karen Leckart has been awarded an ATA Award for Excellence for her tapestry, “Reverie,” exhibited at the Escondido Arts Partnership Exhibition. The show took place in the Municipal Gallery, 262 East Grand Avenue Escondido, CA 92025 from September 7, 2018 to October 6, 2018.

Read more. https://americantapestryalliance.org/awards/ata-award-for-excellence/2018-karen-leckert/

3. ATW News

Includes:

A PASSION FOR TAPESTRY
Small Tapestries from a Private Collection

Opening: Tuesday 13 November, 5:30pm.
Exhibition dates: 7 November 2018 – 1 February 2019.
Australian Tapestry Workshop, 262 – 266 Park Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205
Free admission. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10am – 5pm.

Find out more in the newsletter link below.

FRIENDS OF THE ATW LECTURE SERIES:
Collecting, Curating and Conservation

Thursday 29 November 2018 | 6:30pm, refreshments from 6:00pm
Australian Tapestry Workshop, 262 – 266 Park Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205

NB: Have a look at the newsletter in the link below. I recognise a few of the tapestries used to illustrate the above mentioned lecture. However, they do not appear to credit the artists, several of them BTG members!

Read the news at: https://mailchi.mp/austapestry/atw-news-october?e=ad2dda2e0c

4. Heritage Crafts Association News

Read the HCA October newsletter at: https://mailchi.mp/d99d2f61d52f/k4zs5gk1hr-2914073?e=93f0bd8979

5. Selvedge News

Newsletter No. 42, includes:

Save As.
“Save As” is an exhibition of experimental textiles by Kärt Ojavee and Johanna Ulfsak at the Temnikova & Kasela Gallery…

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Read Newsletter No. 42 at: https://mailchi.mp/selvedge/selvedge-newsletter-no-176577?e=b4676973e5

Read Newsletter No. 41 at: https://mailchi.mp/selvedge/selvedge-newsletter-no-176553?e=b4676973e5

Newsletter No. 40, includes:

Fruit Of The Loom
Walking into the Tate Modern this month is going to prove something of a shock for fine art lovers. The new…

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7 October: 1. Jackie Bennett’s Tapestries, 2. BTG Members Selected …, 3. ATW NEWS, 4. GNCCF Manchester 11 October, 5. Selvedge

1. Jackie Bennett’s Tapestries on show in Eastbourne

Jackie writes:

I am currently showing my tapestry woven landscapes and dragon tapestry weaving as a guest artist at @TheMakery gallery in Eastbourne, until 28th October.

Enterprise Shopping Centre
Station Parade,
Eastbourne,
E. Sussex, BN21 1BD

Monday to Saturday: 9.00-5.00
Sunday: 10.00-4.00

2. BTG Members selected for …
From Lausanne to Beijing International Fibre art Exhibition and Symposium

Frances Crowe (Ireland) and Lindsey Marshall (UK) are included.

October 15 – November 15, 2018.
Opening ceremony October 15, 3:00 pm
Symposium – October 16

The Academy of Arts and Design
Tsinghua University,
No.1 Tsirghua Yuan,
Haidian district,
Beijing. 100084
China

https://www.chinafiberartforum.com/10th-selected-worklist/

3. ATW NEWS: SEPTEMBER 2018

Includes:

ATW ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE 2019
APPLY NOW!

Move your studio into the exciting atmosphere of the ATW and work amongst our weavers in our beautiful heritage building,

The Artist in Residence program is open to contemporary artists at any stage in their career, working in any medium (not just tapestry or textile-based practice) to spend time working in the unique studio environment of the ATW in 2019. The residency is flexible, and artists can be part of the ATW for between 2 weeks to a maximum of 8 weeks, full-time or part-time.

Please visit our website to learn more about the program and how to apply.
Applications close on Friday 30 November 2018.

https://austapestry.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8a91a12e4e71c3757fa310923&id=523144ebe5&e=ad2dda2e0c

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE TALKS

Tuesday 16 October 2018 | 6:30pm, refreshments from 6:00pm
Australian Tapestry Workshop, 262 – 266 Park Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205
Free admission.

RSVP essential. https://austapestry.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8a91a12e4e71c3757fa310923&id=f0c16d8b78&e=ad2dda2e0c

A PASSION FOR TAPESTRY
Small Tapestries from a Private Collection

Opening: Tuesday 13 November, 5:30pm.
Exhibition dates: 7 November 2018 – 1 February 2019.
Australian Tapestry Workshop, 262 – 266 Park Street, South Melbourne, VIC 3205
Free admission. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Friday, 10am – 5pm.

RSVP FOR OPENING : https://austapestry.us4.list-manage.com/track/click?u=8a91a12e4e71c3757fa310923&id=5fa0b79221&e=ad2dda2e0c

And lots more ……

Read the whole newsletter at: https://mailchi.mp/austapestry/atw-news-september?e=ad2dda2e0c

4. Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair Manchester OPENS 11 October

View in your browser at: https://greatnortherncontemporarycraftfair.cmail19.com/t/r-e-jjhidyyk-cpujiiik-r/

5. Selvedge

Newsletter No. 38

Includes:

Six By Four II.
This month is New York Textile Month: a month-long, citywide festival designed to celebrate textile creativity and promote textile awareness. In celebration, the Textile Society of America has taken over…

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Read Newsletter 39 at: https://us14.campaign-archive.com/?e=b4676973e5&u=2ecccbd9c19df94f48080e541&id=49b2cb1f6c

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