Robert Mertens wrote about his impressions of the Surface Design Association 40th Anniversary Conference, Making our Mark SDA at 40. He wrote he didn’t expect to see immaterial fiber arts that center on ephemerality. Read his full text at the SDA Blog.
Tugboat Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska’s most hip alternative space presented “There’s Always an Apex Predator” featuring new work by Jay Kreimer and Wendy Weiss, September 2-29, 2016. “There’s Always an Apex Predator” explores crocodiles, prisoners of war, the holocaust and more though painted wood sculptures, digitally cut vinyl wall installations, prints, and a sound score byContinue reading “There’s Always an Apex Predator”
On The Wall L. Kent Wolgamott: Lux installation responds to life in India L. KENT WOLGAMOTT Lincoln Journal Star Jun 11, 2016 Review of “They Gave us Directions” additional photos in article detail of music cart, photo by Wendy Weiss
They Gave Us Directions Lux Art Center, Lincoln, NE luxcenter.org/…/they-gave-us-directions-by-jay-kreimer-and-wendy-weiss First Friday Reception: Friday, May 6, 2016 from 5-8 p.m. View through June 24 Bri Murphy, gallery director of the Lux Art Center, sent out the message I have pasted below: May is another month with two exciting exhibition openings you won’t want to miss.Continue reading “They Gave Us Directions”
Wendy Weiss The Golden Fiber Bamboo (courtesy of Art Factory); spray paint; nylon monofilament In 1881, the Dolphin Manufacturing Company, also known as the Dolphin Jute Mill, was the largest jute factory in the United States. It processed over two thousand tons of jute, used 3,376 spindles to produce yarn, 86 looms to weave cloth,Continue reading “The Golden Fiber”