Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

American Quilts: Design Parallels
  • American Quilts: Design Parallels
  • 05-Jul-1997 - 02-Nov-1997
  • North and South Balconies, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Multimedia
Works
Description

This exhibition investigates the rich complexity of the subjects and disigns used by quilters. Quilts are paired with other objects-lfurniture, prints--that contain similar motifs. The objects are grouped into fourt subjects: classicfal, botanical, Japanese, and modernism.