Behind the Mask

Membership Exhibition Where: Latrobe Art Center – 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA 15650When: October 6th – November 2nd, 2022Opening Reception: Thursday, October 6, 2022 – 6 to 8PMChairperson: Carolyn Carson: carolyncarson753@hotmail.com and Barb Kubala: hangarounds@verizon.netEntry Deadline: August 1, 2022 Exhibition prospectus Read more

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Lecture with Nnenna Okore

Lecture with Nnenna Okore January 18, 2022 – 11 AM ESTPlease register on the Registration Form.Free program for members – $5 for non-members. Nnenna Okore (born in Australia, 1975) is an artist who works both in Nigeria and the United States. Her largely abstract sculptures and installations have been shown in galleries and museums in and outside of the United States. She has won several international awards, including a Fulbright Scholar Award in 2012. Okore is currently a Professor of Art at North Park University in Chicago. The daughter of a professor and a librarian, she often examines her American identity versus her Nigerian identity and the contrasts between her homeland with that of the States. https://nnennaokore.com Nnenna is one of Fiberart International 2022 jurors.

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Lecture with Chiachio & Giannone

November 17, 2021 – 1 PM ESTPlease register on the Registration Form.Free program for members – $5.- for non-members. Working and living together as partners in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Chiachio & Giannone create hand embroidered textile mosaics that reference LGBTQ artists and their legacy in Latin America. Chiachio & Giannone recently completed a residency at the Museum of Latin American Art in Long Beach, CA and Lux Art Institute in Encinitas, CA.They have shown at De Buck Gallery, New York, NY; Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL; Ruth Benzacar Galería de Arte, Argentina, School Gallery, Paris, France, the Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA; and the Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, UK, Museum of Art and Design MAD, NY, USA.http://www.chiachiogiannone.com Chiachio & Giannone are Fiberart International 2022 jurors.

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