American Tapestry Biennial 11

Venues

South Bend Museum of Art
July 2 – September 25, 2016
http://www.southbendart.org/
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Mulvane Art Museum
November 1 – December 24, 2016
http://www.washburn.edu/about/community/mulvane-art-museum/index.html
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San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles
January 21 – April 16, 2017
http://www.sjquiltmuseum.org/ 
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Accepted Artists

Klaus Anselm, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/klaus-anselm/
Cecilia Blomberg, USA
http://ceciliablomberg.com
Anet Brusgaard, Denmark
http://www.airfloss.dk
Don Burns, USA
http://www.DonBurnsTapestry
Deborah Corsini, USA
http://www.deborahcorsini.com
Sharon Crary, USA
http://www.sharoncraryhandwovenrugstapestry.com
Gabriela Cristu, Romania
http://www.gabriela-cristu.blogspot.com
Nancy Dugger, USA
Celina Grigore, USA
http://www.CelinaGrigore.com
Birgitta Hallberg, Denmark
http://birgittahallberg.textileartist.googlepages.com
Barbara Heller, Canada
http://www.barbaraheller.ca
Urban R. Jupena, USA
http://www.urbanjupena.com
Mary Kester, USA
http://www.marykester.com
Monique Lehman, USA
http://www.monitapestry.com
Ruth Manning, USA
http://www.ruthmanningtapestry.com
Lindsey Marshall, United Kingdom
http://www.lindseymarshalldesign.com
Janette Meetze, USA
Julia Mitchell, USA
http://www.juliamitchelltapestry.com
Ulrikka Mokdad, Denmark
Laurie O’Neill, USA
http://slowlysheturned.net
Bonnie Opthof, USA
Suzanne Paquette, Canada
http://suzannepaquette.com
Eve Pearce, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/eve-pearce/
Gunilla Petersson, Sweden
Ellen Ramsey, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artists/ellen-ramsey/
Tommye Scanlin, USA
http://tapestry13.blogspot.com
Rowen Schussheim-Anderson, USA
https://tapestryart.com/
Matty Smith, United Kingdom
http://www.thebritishtapestrygroup.co.uk/artist/matty-smith/
Becky Stevens, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artists/becky-stevens/
Marie Thumette-Brichard, France
Kathe Todd-Hooker, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/kathe-todd-hooker/
Alta Turner, USA
Linda M. Wallace, Canada
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/linda-wallace/
Sue Weil, USA
http://www.sueweil.com
Patricia Williams, USA
http://americantapestryalliance.org/artist-pages/pat-williams/
Dorota Wronska, Poland

Teitelbaum Awards

Thanks to a  generous donation from the Teitelbaum Family Trust,  ATA offers awards to two STI artists. The juror for the show bestows the awards on tapestries that (s)he considers to be of exceptional aesthetic and technical quality. The First Place Award is a $300.00 cash prize and Second Place is a $200.00 cash prize. The juror, Janet Koplos, selected the following tapestries.

First Place Teitelbaum Award Winner
Barbara Heller
“Detritus,”

Second Place Teitelbaum Award Winner
Mary Kester
“Gavrinis Keep”

Juror

Janet Koplos is a freelance art critic currently based in St. Paul, Minnesota. She was a staff editor at Art in America magazine in New York City for 18 years and remains associated with the magazine as a contributing editor. She is the co-author of Makers: A History of American Studio Craft (University of North Carolina Press, 2010) and numerous other books and catalog essays.

FOFA_logoThis exhibition is supported in part by a grant from Friends of Fiber Art International.