Thursday, August 23, 2012

CHESTER: "The Uncommon Thread" - 8 Contemporary New England Fiber Artists

Contemporary quilts and fiber wall art by 8 of this region’s most talented fiber artists. Come and enjoy the creative use of fiber as  each artist brings their unique technique in which they quilt, weave and sew using a variety materials.

Featuring works by: Judy B. Dales, Elizabeth Fram, Marilyn Gillis, Sandy Gregg, Karen Henderson, Karen Kamenetzky, Wen Redmond, and Susan Wei.

The Uncommon Thread: Contemporary New England Fiber Artists 
Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts (VTica)
Opening Reception: Saturday, August 25, 5:30pm - 8pm

Exhibit Dates: August 25 - October 21, 2012
Gallery Talk with Karen Kamenetzky: September 15, 7pm

Left - "Perseverance," by Karen Henderson, 21”w x 37”h

"Fault Lines 2," by Marilyn Gillis,  22.5" x 40"

VTica is a non-profit Gallery-Museum-School dedicated to supporting the innovative contemporary artist, creating an inviting space to engage the community through diverse thought-provoking art works and events.

Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts
15 Depot Street
Chester, VT 05144
Gallery Hours: Wed - Sat, 11am - 6pm