Third Fiber Arts Biennale: Keeping Warm
You are invited to enter your fiber artwork in the Third Fiber Arts Biennale: Keeping Warm. This exhibition will be held December 7, 2017, through March 11, 2018, at the Wisconsin Museum of Quilts & Fiber Arts.
Any current Wisconsin resident or group is invited to enter up to two handcrafted fiber artworks. The museum is searching for examples of all fiber ar…
Unresolved by Marchese
The bluntly titled exhibition, In Death, will feature over twenty contemporary fiber artists from across the United States. From Deidre Scherer, Victoria Findlay Wolfe, Susan Lenz, Heidi Parkes and many other In Death features prominent and emerging fiber artists. Each piece in the exhibition exemplifies the superb ability of the artists while simultaneously exposing thei…
A selection from the WMQFA Collection of Lois Markus Lace will make its public debut at the Museum this summer.
The exhibition will feature exquisite examples of garment lace. From cuff to collar, lace was frequently used to embellish clothing in a variety of fashions. Lace: Works of Adornment is a window into a time when owning and wearing a piece of well-crafted lace spoke volumes about the wearer withou…
March 15 - June 17, 2018
This special exhibition celebrates the life and art of Prince through vibrant and exciting fiber art. "These quilts are pulsating, vibrating, and alive with Prince's music," says Dr. Carolyn Mazloomi, one of the nation's experts in African American quilting and juror for this exhibit.
Photo credit: "In Honor of Prince" by Betsy Shannon…
June 21-September 23, 2018
This traveling international exhibit features highlights from the acclaimed 2015 international quilt competition. This biennial exhibition is the largest international quilting contest in Japan and one of the most prestigious in the world. It is sponsored by the JHIA, a group promoting handcrafted arts in Japan for over 40 years. Winning quilts from their traveling e…