Tagged with mixed media

Latest metal work: Two upcoming juried shows

Latest metal work: Two upcoming juried shows

This past month, November, has been a whirlwind of excitement for me. Within days of each other I received word that two of my jewelry pieces have been accepted into two different international juried exhibitions. The first one is a fine contemporary craft exhibition coming up in December in North Carolina (a true epi-center lately … Continue reading

Fiber Philadelphia 2012 – Not Your Everyday “Thread” – Part I

Fiber Philadelphia 2012 – Not Your Everyday “Thread” – Part I

FiberPhiladelphia 2012 brings the eighth such international biennial celebrating the textile and fiber arts to Philadelphia.  However, those attending the First Friday gallery openings in Olde City this past Friday night did not see the everyday mind’s eye image of cotton or wool-loomed rugs or fashionable clothing that one might expect. Starting at the Snyderman-Works … Continue reading

Lesley Dill’s Poetic Decipherings

Lesley Dill’s Poetic Decipherings

Several years back, I was on a gallery hunt in NYC to look at artwork that spoke of feminist issues that were currently at the surface.  Sculptor, mixed media and performance artist Lesley Dill (b. 1950, now living in Brooklyn, NY) was having a solo show, Voices in My Head, at George Adams.  Part of … Continue reading