Sunday, August 5, 2012

FIBRE CONTENT Exhibition slated to open at BURLINGTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

FIBRE CONTENT

Juried Exhibition of Fibre Art at the

Burlington Performing Arts Centre

October 27-28, 2012

Exhibition hours will be: Saturday 9-5, Sunday 10-4.




The Burlington Performing Arts Centre plans are firm, the Juried Exhibition pieces have been selected, the artists notified and the wonderful slate of Vendors is in place to ensure a totally exciting experience for all of the visitors to the FIBRE CONTENT Exhibition of fibre art created by area artists .

Now YOU have the opportunity to mark this amazing event in your calendar and make sure that you will attend over the weekend of October 27/28th and bring friends.


The Exhibition will be a powerful opportunity for visitors to view and make a personal connection with the patterns and passion expressed in fibre art. Visitors will see traditional, contemporary, representational and abstract art wall quilts, a variety of themes and sizes, and diverse mediums including fabrics embellished with threads, beads and found objects, painted and felted fibres.

The public will enjoy over 100 works of art created by more than 50 artists. These extraordinary pieces will be complemented by the impressive setting of the new BPAC that is drenched with natural light and open space. Admission for visitors will include access to a vendor marketplace of related art merchants. The Exhibition site is in the beautiful downtown Burlington area, situated on the shores of Lake Ontario, close to a local art gallery, restaurants and boutique shopping. The   Some works will be for sale.


FIBRE CONTENT Jury:
Elizabeth King,Apprentice Judge, CQA
Iga Janik, Cambridge Galleries
Joanne Greenberg, Greenwood Quiltery




BURLINGTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE:

440 Locust Street
Burlington, ON L7S 1T7
Phone: 905-681-2551
 
 

For details/Exhibition Information, visit : http://www.fibrations.org  or please contact SAQA Central Canada Co-Representative Dwayne Wanner at dwanner@sympatico.ca ,  905-520-8928.