Contemporary Canadian Art Quilts :From Fine Craft to Fine Art
Kitchener City Hall, in the Berlin Tower Artspace,200 King St. W. Kitchener, Ontario,April 8th until May 30th, 2017.Joan Hug-Valeriote is curating the highly anticipated multimedia art quilt exhibition which will take place at Kitchener City Hall and invites all area art quilt enthusiasts and arts supporters to visit the exhibition during its run from April 8-May 30th, 2017.The “virtual” component of the show is a continuous video display of over 100 Contemporary Canadian Art Quilt photographs compiled in a dynamic video collage of several universal themes. The quilt artists come from across Canada and their work will be displayed over a 5 foot square array of 20 screens , plus a selection of the beautiful art quilts on the walls .
Two of my pieces join several of those by my colleagues in the "virtual" component of this exhibit; one -- Wide Alberta Sky -- is part of the trailer...at about 9 seconds in...
If you're visiting the area in April or May, be sure to stop in to see this unique exhibit by an all-Canadian cast of textile artists, celebrating Canada 150!