May 28 – July 3, 2015 • Joan Mondale Gallery

HGA’s Small Expressions 2015
Annual International Juried Exhibit Sponsored by the Handweavers Guild Of America

For over 30 years, this breathtaking exhibition has showcased the intricacies of fiber art on a small scale, with no piece exceeding 15 inches in any direction.

Juror Nicole LaBouff selected the following HGA awards:
1st place: Obi, Noriko Kage
2nd place: Meditation, Jean Fausser
3rd place: Landscape with Water #3, Andrea Donnelly
Honorable Mention: Connection, Connie Lippert
Contemporary Handweavers of Houston award: Modern Landscapes 1, Amy Tromiczak
Edith Whiteman Award: Tauira (Sampler) of Life, Michelle Mayn

Thursday, May 28 • 6 – 8 pm: Opening Reception
7 pm: Gallery Talk by Exhibition Juror Nicole LaBouff, PhD, Assistant Curator of Textiles, Department of Decorative Arts, Textiles, and Sculpture, Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA).

Support by: wgm

Coinciding with the Midwest Weavers Conference 2015: Urban Fiber with a Minnesota Twist, June 15-20

Textile Center exhibitions are supported in part with funds from the Joan Mondale Endowment.

Free and open to the public

Artists in HGA’s Small Expressions 2015
Kara Beckner
Lydia Brockless
Ying-Ling Chang
Si-Yun Chang
Erik Demaine
Andrea Donnelly
Jean Fausser
Noriko Kage
Mo Kelman
Matthew Kritis
Sylvia Eisenbise Lehman
Rachel Limon
Connie Lippert
Pamela MacGregor
Lindsey Marshall
Michelle Mayn
Dorothy McGuinness
Wen Redmond
Joh Ricci
Chloe Sachs
Ellen Schiffman
Jenny Schu
Jeanne Sisson
Adrienne Sloane
Tressa Sularz
Amy Tromiczak
Lillian Whipple
Peggy Wiedemann