textiles

textiles

Minimalist Blankets Turn Tiny Details From Money Into Tapestries

Designer Nick Hiller taps into an ancient tradition by using banknote designs and motifs for his range of jacquard loomed 'Currency Blankets.'
Kevin Holmes
7.27.17
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
7.12.17
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
6.8.17
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
6.8.17
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
5.31.17
50 states of art

Ziggy Stardust's Daughter Is Alive and Living in Nashville

Talking to Juliana Horner about her unfettered creative output—designs, drawings, performances, photography, makeup videos, and everything in between.
Emerson Rosenthal
4.25.17
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
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
4.18.17
embroidery

Colorful Tessellations Pattern These Hand-Stitched Textiles

Designer and textile artist Amber Payne creates colorful needlework featuring geometric patterns inspired by the tessellation of ceramic tiles.
Andrew Salomone
4.15.17
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
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
Creators: NSFW

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
3.21.17