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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
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
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
1.9.17
Art

Textile Artist Makes Weaving Cool Again with Spun 3D Sculptures

The multidimensional canvases of Victoria Manganiello are spun and painted with organic fibers and pigments.
Taylor Lindsay
12.20.16
Art

Poetic Textiles Tell a History Woven by Women

Francesca Capone looks at textiles as a poetic language that tells a version of history from a female perspective.
Andrew Salomone
11.26.16
Art

Finnish Fiber Artist Exhibits 70 Years of Monumental Textiles

A new retrospective at Design Museum Helsinki celebrates influential textile artist Kirsti Rantanen.
Andrew Salomone
11.16.16
Art

Glitch Art Rugs Weave Technology into Tradition

An ancient art collides with the digital in Faig Ahmed's latest exhibition.
Kara Weisenstein
11.15.16
Art

Get Wrapped Up in Whimsical Wall Hangings for the Modern Weaver

This fiber artist’s new book will teach you how to weave fluffy, colorful creations.
Giaco Furino
10.2.16
Art

This Visual Artist Is Bringing Bauhaus Back

Translating Bauhaus to the modern experience requires you put down your iPhone.
Alison Roberts
8.21.16
Art

Deconstructed Linen Reveals the Rich History Behind Indigo Dyes

Cassandra Holden is telling the lost history of indigo dye with 'Blue Gold'.
Francesca Capossela
8.19.16
Art

"F*ck Trump’s Wall": These Artists Turned Immigration Stories into Art

Heidi Duckler draws from an LA produce market where immigrants work alongside lifelong Angelenos for her choreography.
Kara Weisenstein
8.6.16