Spring Thaw accepted for Art Quilt Elements 2016!
Art Quilt Elements 2016 will run from March 18 – April 30, 2016 at the Wayne Art Centre in Wayne, Pennsylvania.
The show opens to the public on Friday, March 18 and an opening reception will be held in conjunction with the SAQA conference on Saturday, April 2, 2016 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. From 2:00 – 3:30 pm there will be a Meet the Artists discussion in the galleries.
In the acceptance letter, Nancy Campbell, Executive Director of Wayne Art Centre stated:
“A total of 500 quilt images representing countries from around the world applied to Art Quilt Elements 2016. 67 quilts were selected and will be on display from March 18 through April 30, 2016 in the Davenport, Vidinghoff and Ethel Sargent Clark Smith Galleries.”
“Our juror, Bruce Pepich, Executive Director and Curator of Collections at the Racine Art Museum was impressed by the aesthetic talent of the quilters, and found the jurying to be challenging. He chose a museum caliber collection that represents the professionalism, diversity and expertise evident in this medium.”
For further information about Art Quilt Elements and the Wayne Art Centre click here.