JAMESTOWN, ND (Angela Martini) – The
Arts Center in Jamestown is looking for artists, seamstresses,
weavers and anyone interested in fiber or fabric to participate in a
The exhibition that will result from the
“challenge” will be titled Shape Shifting which relates to
requirement that the textile be one of these four shapes: 12”
square, 12” diameter circle, 12” equilateral triangle, or 12” x
The artwork could be a
weaving, a quilt, a batik, a felted panel or other expression as long
as its primary medium is the textile. The work should be
display-ready with sleeve or other hanging device. Artists are
encouraged to be inventive, adding mixed media elements as they wish.
Artists can submit up to 4 pieces and all will be exhibited. If
artists want to combine shapes to create 3-D sculptural pieces that
is also a supported option.
Participants will have
the entire winter, 6 months, to complete their textile artworks to be
ready by April 1, 2018. The exhibition dates are scheduled for April
12 – May 12, 2018.
To join the challenge,
contact Sally Jeppson, The Arts Center, PO Box 363, Jamestown, ND or
email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registrations due by November 1, 2017.