13TH QUILT NIHON
July 21 - October 15, 2017
Turner and Gilliland Galleries
The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition features over 30 quilts from the Japan Handicraft Instructors’ Association (JHIA), an organization that has promoted handcraft arts through training and publications in Japan for over 45 years. On display are quilts made by some of the most talented and respected artists from Japan and the Pacific Rim. SJMQT is pleased to be the first museum in the U.S. to present the 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition, and these extraordinary prize winning quilts.
A special thank you to the sponsor of the 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibit:
fibershots 4th annual community challenge & sale
July 22 - September 3, 2017
Artists from around the world have translated their preferred Fiber Art medium into a 10" x10" square. The artists' donated work will be sold for $125, with all proceeds dedicated to funding fiber art programs. Please join us for the Champagne Gala Celebration on the night of Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 6 -9pm
Linear Intervention, Sabine Reckewell
JULY 21, 2017 - October 15, 2017
Artist Sabine Reckewell creates large-scale installation art using materials which resemble a line drawing in space. Reckewell's site- specific installation will span over 18 feet of orange polyester webbing to create an illusion of linear interventions.
Courtesy of the Artist andChandra Cerrito Contemporary
Bold statements: Quilts from the permanent collection
July 12 - October 15, 2017
On view will be a selection of modern and historic quilts from the museum’s permanent collection,
many from a recent gift and never before displayed.