Where: Latrobe Art Center – 819 Ligonier Street, Latrobe, PA 15650 When: October 6th – November 2nd, 2022 Opening Reception: Thursday, October 6, 2022 – 6 to 8PM Chairperson: Carolyn Carson: email@example.com and Barb Kubala: firstname.lastname@example.org Entry Deadline: August 1, 2022 Exhibition prospectus Exhibition Catalog
FIBERART FORUM 2022 Saturday June 4th and Sunday June 5th, 2022
A related conference open to the public. This year the Fiberart Forum will extend to two days and take place in person and online. Participants have the option of attending either one or both. The In-Person Forum on June 4, 2022 includes presentations by attending artists, keynote lecture, lunch and transportation between exhibition venues. The Online Forum includes the live broadcast of the keynote lecture on Saturday June 4, 2022 and the Online artists’ presentations on Sunday June 5, 2022.
January 18, 2022 – 11 AM EST Please 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
November 17, 2021 – 1 PM EST Please 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