Please join Art Saint Louis
NEXT Friday evening,
September 16, 2011, from 6-10 p.m.
for a FREE reception for our new exhibit, "Fiber Focus 2011
Art Saint Louis proudly presents our newest exhibit, "Fiber Focus 2011
," on view in the Gallery September 6-October 13, 2011. Please join us on Friday, September 16, 2011, from 6-10 p.m. for a FREE reception open to the public--ALL are welcome. Juror Lia Cook will be in the Gallery from 8:20-10 p.m. (after her solo show at Duane Reed Gallery
closes; opening reception there 5-8 p.m.).
Ms. Cook will also be with us on Saturday, September 17, from 1:30-1:50 p.m. for a brief FREE Gallery talk, presented in conjunction with day-long gallery talks throughout the St. Louis area as part of the Innovations in Textiles
Art Saint Louis presents "Fiber Focus 2011,
" our biennial fiber/textile art exhibition open to artists in Missouri and the eight Midwestern regional states that border our state: Arkansas, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Oklahoma, and Tennessee.
For this year's exhibit, 259 artworks in all media were submitted for Juror Lia Cook's consideration. From those entries, Ms. Cook selected 56 artworks by 42 artists for the show. Our featured artists in Fiber Focus 2011 are Aviva Alter
, Chicago, IL; Carol Bormann, Springfield, MO; David Brackett, Lawrence, KS; J. Penney Burton, Columbia, MO; Dianna Callahan, Morrisville, MO ; Shin-hee Chin
, McPherson, KS; Rosemary Claus-Gray
, Doniphan, MO; Susannah Dotson, Chicago;Suzy Farren, Webster Groves, MO; Carlene Fullerton, Richmond Heights, MO; Katy Gilmore, Greenville, IL; Mindy Goodman, Kansas City, MO; Stephanie Grubbs, Edmond, OK; Erika Lynne Hanson, Kansas City, MO; Sheri Hausman
, Hermann, MO;
Marjorie Hoeltzel, St. Louis; Jess Jones
, Smithville, TN; Donna June Katz
, Chicago; Lialia Kuchma, Chicago; Carol LeBaron
, Elilzabethton, TN; Bette Levy, Louisville, KY; Nicole Ottwell, Edwardsville, IL; Pat Owoc
, St. Louis; Teresa Paschke
, Ames, IA; Marti Plager
, Louisville, KY;Deeann Rieves
, Brentwood, TN; Luanne Rimel
, Webster Groves, MO; Trudy Rogers-Denham, Columbia, MO; Arturo Alonzo Sandoval, Lexington, KY; Adrienne Sandusky, St. Louis; Jayson Schwaller, Hays, KS; Susan Swisher, Murphysboro, IL; Melinda Snyder
, Louisville, KY; Leandra Spangler
, Columbia, MO; Patricia Vivod
, Troy, IL; Ruth E.W. Walker
, Columbia, MO & Suza Wooldridge
, Hartsburg, MO; Kathy Weaver
, Highland Park, IL; Jennifer Weigel
, St. Louis; Jill Rumoshosky Werner
, Wichita, KS; Sharon Wright
, Barrington, IL; Peggy Wyman
, Macomb, MO;
Carol Zeman, Osage Beach, MO.Click here to view some of the featured artworks in the Art Saint Louis portion of the exhibit
FREE Opening Reception at Art Saint Louis: Friday, September 16, 2011: 6-10 p.m. Free juror's Gallery talk Saturday, September 17, 1:30-1:50 p.m.
Art Saint Louis is FREE & open to the public. Gallery Hours: Monday 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday-Friday 10 a .m.-5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed Sundays, holidays & between exhibits.