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American Tapestry Biennial Opens June 18!

Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

ATA is excited for the arrival of the opening of the American Tapestry Biennial at San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles on June 18th and runs through September 12, 2021. Go here for more details.

Award of Excellence

Thursday, May 20th, 2021

Laura Center recently received the Award of Excellence for her work that was exhibited as a part of Chattahoochee Handweavers Guild. Read about it here.

Honoring Archie Brennan

Tuesday, May 18th, 2021

Read about the impact Archie Brennan had on tapestry weavers around the world here.

Small Tapestry International

Friday, May 14th, 2021

The show opens March 14-June 13, 2021 at the Gallery of Wood Art in St. Paul, Minnesota and then travels to the Lincoln City Cultural Center in Lincoln City, Oregon from July 2-August 27, 2021. Out of 76 entries, 15 artists were chosen to be included. 

Tex@ATA Online Exhibit

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

Mariana Ortega: Destiny of a Tapestry Weaver/Destino de una tejedora de tapices

Check out the latest online exhibit, ATA’s first bilingual online exhibit here.

Small Tapestry International Award Winners!

Monday, March 1st, 2021

ATA is excited to announce Teitelbaum Family Trust awards were presented to Turid Teague for First Place for her tapestry titled Interaction 2 and Second Place to Mary Lane for her tapestry titled Reconsider 3. Congratulations! The first exhibition venue will be held at Gallery of Wood in St. Paul Minnesota from March 14-June 13, 2021.