Fiberart International 2019

Fiberart International is a benchmark exhibition presenting the best in contemporary fiber art. FI2019 is the 23rd in an ongoing series of triennial exhibitions.

– EXHIBITION DATES   May 10 – August 23, 2019
– ENTRY DEADLINE   August 31, 2018
– JURORS
Sonya Clark, American artist, has been Chair of the Craft and Materials Studies Department of Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts in Richmond.  She is the recipient of several major awards including a Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship and Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Fellowship in Italy. Her work is in the collections of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C., Musees d’Angers in France, among others.
Barbara Luderowski is an American artist and museum administrator, who founded the Mattress Factory in 1977 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and continues to serve as the museum’s President and Co-Director.  The Mattress Factory museum is dedicated to giving residencies to artists to create site-specific installations.  It also houses permanent exhibits by such renowned artists as Yayoi Kusama and Greer Lankton, as well as three installations by James Turrell.
Jane Sauer is an internationally known artist and curator. Her work is in the collections of the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C., the Museum of Art and Design, New York and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  She was the owner of Thirteen Moons, which became Jane Sauer Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. She now lives in St. Louis.

 

2016 Award Winners

2016 Exhibiting Artists

Contact Us:

Fiberart International
6300 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh PA 15232

General Inquiries:
FI2019 Directors – Rae Gold and Rise Nagin
fiberartinternational(at)gmail.com