Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Exhibitions

  • Quilt National '89
  • 15-Jun-1991 - 11-Aug-1991
  • Kress Gallery and South Balcony, Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas
Description

The sixth in a series of biennial juried international exhibitions, Quilt National '89 showcases the work of forty-five innovative contemporary artists from six countries. The collection features quilts inspired by subjects ranging from nature-- tornadoes, seasons, weather-word tiles-- to social issues-- political prisoners, race relations, aging, male-female relationships-- and influenced by a variety of art movements and cultural differences. Organized by the Dairy Barn Southeastern Ohio Cultural Arts Center. Sponsored by the Spencer Museum's Corporate and Business Membership.