As always, the second weekend of the month features Franklinton Fridays but there is more to do and see this weekend as well. The art starts tonight at CCAD! Visiting Curator: Amanda Hunt Beeler Gallery Thursday 6-8 p.m. Amanda Hunt is … Continue reading
The Ohio Art League will be featuring fiber/textile art by Esther Hall, Nicki Strouss, and Megan A. Coyan, curated by Catherine Bell Smith
Opening reception Thursday, October 3rd, 6-8pm
October 3rd-October 31st
Craft becomes fine art in the hands of Nicki Strouss, Esther Hall, and Megan A. Coyan. Each woman, working in her own tradition of paper, embroidery or textile design, creates fiber art that stretches beyond the boundaries of surface design and utility. Material and technique, though not ignored, are eclipsed by message, story, and meaning. This common thread is the foundation for “Tendrils, a Delicate Twist.” Coyan’s appliqué and woven pieces, rich with life’s designs, and Hall’s storytelling embroidery work play an intricate counterpoint to Strouss’s evocative ceramic, felt, and paper vessels.