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2012 Award Winners

HGA’s Small Expressions 2012 Award Winners

Small Expressions 2012 was juried by Carol Shaw-Sutton, Chair of the Fiber Program, California State University, Long Beach


Shereos

Jenine Shereos
First Place 
Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
Leaves, 2011
Human hair.
Wrapping, stitching, knotting. 
5 x 7 x 1 inches
Photo: Robert Diamante
 

 

Russell

Lois Russell
Second Place
Boston, Massachusetts
Blue Hills, 2011
Waxed linen.
Twining.
10 x 8 x 8 inches
Photo: Kay Lyon


Wilson

Meg Wilson
Third Place
Austin, Texas
Texas Burning, 2011
Handwoven, needlework.
Wool, mohair, linen.
14 x 14-7/8 x 1-1/8 inches
Photo by the artist


Weiss

Marcia Weiss
Juror’s Choice Award
Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Dialogue II, 2011
Handwoven doublecloth ikat.
Linen, cotton.
13-1/2 x 11-3/4 x 1/4 inches
Photo by the artist


Ricci

Jóh Ricci
HGA Award
New Oxford, Pennsylvania
Midnight Bloom, 2010
Knotted.
Nylon.
1-1/4 x 5-1/2 x 5-1/2 inches
Photo by the artist


Steiner

Jeanne Schenk Steiner
Complex Weavers Award
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Parallel, 2012
Doubleweave with 16-harness and supplemental warp, shibori-dyed.
Silk.
14 x 15 inches
Photo: Heather Oelklaus 

 



On view at The Long Beach Museum of Art through August 12, 2012.