Wednesday, November 20, 2013

European Art Quilts VII in Gent (Belgium)

European Art Quilts VII showcases 47 contemporary works made by leading European art quilters and is one of the leading juried shows in Europe. 

The current edition is now being exhibited in the MIAT in Gent (Belgium). 

Amongst the chosen artists, you can find the following SAQA members in this exhibition.

  • Linda Barlow
  • Ineke Berlyn Jette Clover
  • Yael David-Cohen
  • Fenella Davies
  • Willy Doreleijers
  • Christa Ebert
  • Karen Farmer
  • Alice Fox
  • Brigitte Kopp
  • Olga Norris
  • Karin Ƙstergaard
  • Mirjam Pet-Jacobs
  • Jana Sterbova
  • Astrid Streng-Groenen
  • Grietje van der Veen
  • Isabelle Wiessler
  • Marjolijn van Wijk

The jury members were

  • Claire Benn, United Kingdom - textile artist and teacher
  • Eszter Bornemisza, Hungary - textile artist
  • Henk Lijding, the Netherlands - MA, art historican
  • Olga Prins-Lukowski the Netherlands - freelance curator and textile artist

The exhibition can be seen until January 26th.

Saturday, November 2, 2013

Prize for SAQA member at Veldhoven

Elizabeth Michellod-Dutheil (France) won a prize in the contest * BERLIN * at the QUILT OPEN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS ( OEQC ) Veldhoven , Netherlands in  October 2013 for her  work "MEMOIRE".