textiles

felting

Tiny Felt Creatures Dabble in Leather Culture and Business Casual

Polish artist Misz Ajdacki left behind a life in finance to make his little anthropomorphic animals from wool.
Andrew Salomone
7.13.17
50 states of art

I'm the Only Latina Working for the Arkansas House of Representatives

"As a Mexican immigrant, who moved to Arkansas at the age of five, I have some pretty strong opinions [...] but I have to remain nonpartisan."
Lilia Hernandez Galusha
6.13.17
paintings

What Makes an Immigrant? These Floral Paintings Seek an Answer

Jet Martinez tackles immigration, culture, and the handmade object in his new solo show.
Eva Recinos
6.1.17
50 states of art

Ziggy Stardust's Daughter Is Alive and Living in Nashville | #50StatesofArt

Talking to Juliana Horner about her unfettered creative output—designs, drawings, performances, photography, makeup videos, and everything in between.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.25.17
Film

'Machines' Shows Us We're Not Past Industrial Squalor

It's just that the Western world has pushed it somewhere else
Yohann Koshy
4.21.17
conservation lab

How to Rescue Fashion Before It Self-Destructs | Conservation Lab

Style may be eternal, but your synthetic clothing? Not so much.
Noémie Jennifer
4.19.17
textile art

Shocking Woven Tapestries Expose Sex, Violence, and Death in America

Erin M. Riley’s new exhibition threads a fascinating look at the modern world.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.22.17
textile art

World-Class Quilt Artist Libby Lehman Is Auctioning Her Remaining Works

Bidding on certain items starts as high as $25,000.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.22.17
textile art

'Snuggies for the Revolution’ Are the Coziest Way to Fight the Power

Johannah Herr is using the sleeved blanket to make anti-capitalism marketable.
Imran Hafiz
3.22.17
Art

Duchamp's Urinal Is a Lot Funnier in Felt

Jenne Giles spins a urinal, a bunny, and a bloodied tampon out of traditional textiles.
Anna Marks
2.5.17
Art

An Artist's Alter Ego Brings Otherworldly Textiles to Life

A Chilean creative producer is using an alter ego to call attention to the importance of handmade garments.
Andrew Salomone
1.10.17
Art

Lisa Simpson and Henri Matisse Buddy Up Across Organic Linen

Pop culture hits master art in these textile displays of iconography.
Cailey Rizzo
1.9.17
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