The Hyperbolic Coral Reef Project
Lots of tactile art projects coming across my desk lately. Here are some fiber art events in brief!
- English Embroidery from The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1580-1700: ‘Twixt Art and Nature: Elegant artifacts. Through April 12. The Bard Graduate Center, New York, NY.
Present Tense: Embroidery in Contemporary Art: A discussion “investigating the beautiful and satirical world of contemporary embroidery” and counterpoint to the Bard exhibition. Thursday, March 26. The American Craft Council, New York, NY.
- Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef Project: A handmade crocheted coral reef that has been on tour in Chicago, New York, and London. Opens April 11. Scottsdale Civic Center Library, Scottsdale, AZ.
- International Fiber Collective Tree Project: There’s still time to contribute a leaf to add to the tree, part of a project on interdependence. Going on display in April. Huntsville, AL.