Awakening

[wooslider slide_page=”awakening” slider_type=”slides” limit=”30″ carousel=”true” carousel_columns=”1″ thumbnails=”default” id=”Awakening” order=”ASC” order_by=”menu_order”]

A Juried Members’ Exhibition of the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh
The Artsmiths of Pittsburgh Gallery
1635 McFarland Rd., Mt. Lebanon PA 15216
March 5 – April 1, 2017
Gallery Hours: M-T-W-F-Sat 10 to 6, Th 10 – 9, Sun 12 – 5
Awakening Prospectus (pdf)

“Awakening” conjures thoughts of revitalization, coming alive, rebirth, seeing the light, beginning again and a variety of visions and images. Aptly planned for the early spring month of March, Awakening is an exhibition open to all Fiberarts Guild members. Work entered may utilize any and all fiber techniques and materials that reflect the artistry of the creator. Entries needn’t interpret the Awakening theme literally, but… What awakens you?

Read more

The New Collective-2016

TheNewCollectiveLogo

Opening Reception: Friday, November 18, 2016 – 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dates:
November 18, 2016 – February 26, 2017
Location: Pittsburgh Center for the Arts | 6300 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232
Submissions deadline: Saturday July 30, 2016
Online Entry Form

The PCA Guild Council and Guild Exhibition Committee invite Guild artists to exhibit their current work in THE NEW COLLECTIVE 2016. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts was founded in 1945 by a group of artists in an entrepreneurial partnership with civic leaders. The opening of the Center was intrinsically linked to the city’s first Renaissance and marked the coming of age of the artistic heart of industrial Pittsburgh. The Guilds of the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts continue to flourish and are a strong part of the Pittsburgh art community.

Read more

FI16 Awards fund

FI2016-LOGO

Dear Fiberarts Guild Member:
The holidays are upon us and before we know it will be 2016, the year of our triennial Fiberart International Exhibition and Forum, the 22nd in a series of triennial juried exhibitions sponsored by the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh, Inc.
Chosen by a distinguished panel of artists and curators, Fiberart International 2016 (FI2016) will feature works by established and emerging artists, providing a unique opportunity to see current trends and innovations in this constantly evolving medium including innovative work rooted in traditional fiber materials, processes, and history, as well as art that explores unexpected relationships between fiber and other creative disciplines.

Read more

in bloom

InBloomCoverPicture

Spinning Plate Gallery | 5821 Baum Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
March 12th – March 26th, 2016
In Bloom Prospectus

Gallery hours: Thursday & Friday 4-7 pm; Saturday & Sunday 1-4pm

The theme of our Fiberart International 2016 fundraiser is In Bloom, a celebration of the exotic, magnificent, exuberant, mysterious, fragrant, and often symbolic world of flowers. The In Bloom exhibition invites our members to explore floral themes using any fiber techniques and materials that display creativity and excellent craftsmanship.
Your participation and support in the important fund-raising project for FI16 is vitally needed! By submitting to In Bloom, not only will your art work be displayed at the Spinning Plate Gallery in the month of March 2016, but the photograph will be printed in a 100-page journal (dimensions 5.25” by 7.25”) and the proceeds will be used for FI2016. Be inspired by nature! Explore floral themes using any fiber techniques and materials that display creativity and excellent craftsmanship!

Read more

Kaleidoscope

kaleidoscope header

[wooslider slide_page=”kaleidoscope” slider_type=”slides” limit=”30″ carousel=”true” carousel_columns=”1″ thumbnails=”default” id=”Kaleidoscope” order=”ASC” order_by=”menu_order”]

Spinning Plate Gallery | 5821 Baum Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15206
November 5-28, 2015
A Juried Members’ Exhibition of the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh
kaleidoscope-PROSPECTUS

A look into a kaleidoscope is a viewing experience of continually changing colors, patterns and forms. While honoring traditional fiber mediums and techniques, the Fiberarts Guild of Pittsburgh also facilitates a contemporary representation of this medium. Kaleidoscope is an exhibition open to any or all fiber techniques and materials that reflect the creativity and excellent craftsmanship of our members.

Read more