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6 edition of American art quilts found in the catalog.

American art quilts

Maxine Farkas

American art quilts

Quilt 21/2002 ; a national juried exhibition

by Maxine Farkas

  • 96 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Quilt 21 Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exhibitions,
  • Quilts,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11772522M
    ISBN 100970191510
    ISBN 109780970191519
    OCLC/WorldCa53029599

    It contains 19 pictures created by the three authors (Aisha Lumumba, Janice Hollins-Sullivan and Lawrence Sullivan) of the book. Each picture depicts a point in African American history that may not have been originally created for that idea but it fit so well. It is our hope that this book will jump start discussions about our worth. CLEARANCE - QUILT Project BOOK: "A Change of Seasons" - Folk Art Quilts and Cozy Home Accessories - By designer Bonnie Sullivan PrimFolkArtShop 5 out of 5 .

    Early quilts. According to Robert Bishop’s and Jacqueline M. Atkins’s Folk Art in American Life (), quilting “became known in Europe during the Crusades, when it was learned that the Turks wore several thicknesses of fabric quilted together under their northern Europe, where the climate is often harsh this technique offered warmth as well as protection, and it was rapidly. Soft cover book with staple binding. 48 pages with 22 images to color Size: 8½ x 11 in. Coloring pages are blank on the back so they can be cut out and displayed. Published with the American Folk Art Museum. ISBN ITEM CB

    Quilts: The Great American Art With Patricia Mainardi The contrast between the utilitarian necessity of patching and quilting and the beautiful works of art which women made of it, and the contrast between the traditions of patchwork and quilting as brought to America and the quilts made here from colonial times to the present, given ample. Abstract Design in American Quilts at the prestigious Whitney Museum of American Art in called into question the assumed position of quilts primarily as functional crafts. The timing coincided with a nascent group of artists experimenting with quiltmaking, as well as the s celebration of the Bicentennial and its accompanying nostalgia.


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Additional support for the exhibition is provided in part by the Leir Charitable Foundations in memory of Henry J. & Erna D. Leir; the Gerard C. Wertkin Exhibition Fund; the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; and with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts.

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