Expanded Dimensions: The Quilt & Surface Design Symposium

Nov. 5, 2020 - Jan. 9, 2021

The Quilt & Surface Design Symposium strives to present one of the most comprehensive art quilt conferences in the world, offering a wide variety of fiber arts classes and highly qualified instructors. The exhibition was curated by Tracy Rieger, Director of the Quilt & Surface Design Symposium.

Featured artists include Sue BennerSusan CallahanSue CavanaughJiyoung ChungDeborah GriffingAmanda McCavourAndrea MyersDiane NunezJudy Rush, and Mary Ann Tipple.

Media support is provided by CD92.9CitySceneThe Columbus DispatchOhio Channel, Ohio Magazine, and WCBE 90.5 FM.


Featured Artwork Images from the Exhibition

quilt made from shoulder pads

Sue Benner, "Body Parts 2: Padded" 2016


prayer flag draped over art quilt

Susan Callahan, "Kitchen Prayer Flag" and "Portrait of a Chef," 2019

installation involving parachutes and morse code mobiles

Sue Cavanaguh, "S.O.S. to the Universe," 2020

Joomchi paper artwork in red and white

Jiyoung Chung, "Harmony" 2018

mixed media incl. marker, ink, yupo paper and felt

Deborah Griffing, "Signs of Life," (detail), 2020

thread installation

Amanda McCavour, "Living Room," 2011

machine sewn fabric collage

Andrea Myers, "Teeter Totter," 2020

dimensional fiber art

Diane Nunez, "Strata," 2016

wet felted object installation

Judy Rush, "Falling Bowls,"  2020

Mary Ann Tipple, "Kiss Me Once Before You Go,"