January 17 – April 8, 2023 • Joan Mondale, Mary Giles, and Community Galleries

Featuring the work of 2022 McKnight Fiber Artist Fellows Moira Bateman & Blair Treuer

ARTIST RECEPTION: Tuesday, February 21, 5 – 7 pm

McKnight Fiber Artist Discussion Series:
Moira Bateman & Blair Treuer, In Conversation
with Michelle Millar Fisher

Thursday, February 23, 6 – 7:30 pm CT, via Zoom


Moira Bateman

Etudes: Watersheds, Bogs, Kayaks

Moira Bateman creates assemblages from waxed silk, stained with waterway sediments of Minnesota rivers, lakes, and bogs. Her companion exhibition, Bog Etudes, will be on view at Form + Content Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, January 5 – February 11, 2023.


Blair Treuer

Becoming: The Transition from Childhood to Womanhood

Blair Treuer is a storyteller from rural, northern Minnesota, who paints with fabric and draws with thread. Her companion exhibition, Portraits: An Identity Exploration, will be on view at Great River Arts Center, Little Falls, MN, January 1 – March 1, 2023.


Funding for this program is provided by the McKnight Foundation.
Textile Center is honored to be a McKnight Artist Fellowships program partner.

(Image: Detail of To Become a Flower by Blair Treuer (left) and Detail of Safe Passage by Moira Bateman (right))