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Introducing the
Quilting Arts Podcast

Vivika Hansen DeNegre and I are co-hosts of the Quilting Arts Podcast, where we take a deep dive into the world of contemporary art quilting. Episodes are released every two weeks, and feature an Artist in Residence who shares her/his thoughts on the theme.


Learn more at QuiltingDailycom.

Quilting Arts TV

Series 2600 of Quilting Arts TV is now available as a digital download. It features Earmichia Brown, Lorraine Turner, Denise Oyama Miller, Nancy Ryan, Lauretta Crites, Lynn Koolish, Beth Schillig, Ana Sumner, Vivien Zepf, Kristin Rodriguez, Rachel Clark, Janelle Girod, Jill Kerttula, Vivika DeNegre, Candy Glendening, Mel Beach, and Margarita Korioth. (And me.)

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Entire series of Quilting Arts TV are available here.


For the Love of Gaia

“Bald Head Island Marsh, After the Storm” is part of the exhibition “For the Love of Gaia” at the International Quilt Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The exhibition explores issues of  climate change and global pollution, and celebrates the beauty of our world. It was curated by Luana Rubin. Aug. 4 - Nov. 25, 2020.

Want to know more?

Learn more about the exhibition here.


Watch a virtual guided tour featuring commentary from the artists and guest curator here.


We Are The Story

“I'll Fly Away” is part of “We Are The Story,” a multi-site exhibition curated by Carolyn Mazloomi, and presented by the Textile Center and Women of Color Quilters Network. Exhibitions will be at the Textile Center and the American Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, MN.


“Group and solo exhibitions will build upon symbols of liberation, resistance and empowerment, offering a visually compelling account of the breadth of experiences and struggles that comprise Black history in an honest and critical way.”


Want to know more?

Learn more about the exhibition here.

Beyond the Mirror

“Purple Girl” will be exhibited in Studio Art Quilt Associate’s “Beyond The Mirror,” juried by Andra F. Stanton. The exhibition is online at IQF’s Virtual Quilt Festival Dec. 3-5, 2020, and will debut at the Loveland Museum in Loveland, CO, Jan. 23-May 9, 2021.


Want to know more?

Learn more about the exhibition here.