Sonja Dahl "Colonial Glory" (detail) 2016

Blog Post Tag: Rachel Henry

“Bits and Bobbins: Tricia Royal” by Rachel Henry

May 31, 2017 9:00 am

Gone are the days of the quilt being relegated to a merely serviceable textile for the home. Chicago’s Lillstreet Art Center will host two exhibition openings featuring examples of the modern quilt starting Friday, May 26. The first, The Postmodern Quilt, will showcase quilting artists whose work “fits neatly inside the paradigm of Postmodern Art.” …

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Mariel Harari: An Artist Exploring the Boundaries of Chaos and Structure by Rachel Henry

March 1, 2017 9:00 am

Mariel Harari’s work is an arresting combination of playful colors and common materials that elicit pieces both foreign and engaging. Originally from Brooklyn, Harari recently completed a 5-week residency at the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, Artist in Residence, in Nebraska before settling in Chicago in late 2016. She’s a member of LADY …

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