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: Weavers Guild of Minnesota
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
Sylvia Eisenbise Lehman