Resume

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Material Witnesses at the Art Quilt Galley NYC

Exhibitions

2016

  • Here and There: Work by the Manhattan Quilters Guild, National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY

2015

  • Blue Door Invites: Manhattan Quilters Guild, Blue Door Gallery, Yonkers, NY

2013

  • Material Witnesses, Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden, CO
  • Material Witnesses, Virginia Quilt Museum, Harrisonburg, VA
  • Material Witnesses, Bronxville Public Library, Bronxville, NY

2012

  • Material Witnesses, Abington Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • Material Witnesses, National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY

2011

  • Material Witnesses, Art Quilt Gallery, New York, NY

2008

  • Metrotextural, Bronxville Public Library, Bronxville, NY
  • Material Things: Recent Quilt Art from the MQG, Emerson Country Store, Mt. Tremper, NY
  • Metrotextural, New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA
  • Metrotextural, La Conner Quilt Museum, La Conner, WA
  • Metrotextural, Road to California, Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, CA

2007

  • Metrotextural, Emerson Country Store, Mt. Tremper, NY
  • Metrotextural, Cornell Museum of Art and History, Delray Beach, FL
  • Metrotextural, American Quilter’s Society 2007 Quilt Exposition, Nashville, TN
  • Metrotextural, Venice Art Center, Venice, FL
  • Metrotextural, The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library, Mansfield, OH

2006

  • Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild, The Lobby Gallery, New York, NY

2005

  • Manhattan Quilters Guild Exhibition, International Quilt Week Osaka, Japan
  • Time Squared, The Cornell Museum of Art and History, Delray Beach, FL

2004

  • Time Squared, Primedia Corporate Gallery, Golden, CO
  • Time Squared, Virginia Quilt Museum, Harrisonburg, VA
  • The Manhattan Quilters Guild: “Wall Pieces,” Gallery M, Greenport, NY
  • Time Squared, New England Quilt Museum, Lowell, MA
  • Time Squared, Bronxville Library Gallery, Bronxville, NY

2003

  • Time Squared, International Quilt Week Yokohama, Japan
  • Time Squared, Lobby Gallery, 1155 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY

2002

  • Time Squared, Mansfield/Richland Public Library, Mansfield, OH
  • Time Squared, Houston International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX

2001

  • YardWorks, National Gallery of the Cayman Islands, George Town, Grand Cayman, BWI

2000

  • YardWorks, Rockville, MD
  • YardWorks, “Fantastic Fibers,” Yeiser Art Gallery, Paducah, KY
  • YardWorks, Old Main Art Gallery, Flagstaff, AZ
  • YardWorks, Primedia Corporate Gallery, Denver, CO
  • YardWorks, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA

1999

  • East Meets West: Art Quilts and Glass, Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA
  • YardWorks, The Cornell Museum of Art and History, Delray Beach, FL
  • YardWorks, Virginia Quilt Museum, Harrisonburg, VA
  • Spring Fever, Garden Education Center of Greenwich, Cos Cob, CT

1998

  • YardWorks, Resnick Gallery, Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY
  • YardWorks, Houston International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX

1997

  • Strata Various: Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
  • Broadway Haiku, The Interchurch Center, New York, NY

1996

  • Broadway Haiku, Tyler Art Gallery, SUNY Oswego, Oswego, NY
  • Broadway Haiku, Museum of the American Quilters Society, Paducah, KY
  • Color/Light/Fabric: Recent works by The MQG, Catskill Corners, Mt. Tremper, NY

1995

  • Broadway Haiku, Carroll Co. Arts Council, Westminster, MD
  • Broadway Haiku, Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza II, Fort Washington, PA
  • Broadway Haiku, Pacific International Quilt Festival, Santa Clara, CA
  • Broadway Haiku, New York Quilt Festival, New York, NY

1993

  • Great American Quilt Festival, New York, NY

1992    

  • Reflections and Refractions, Hand of the Craftsman, Nyack, NY
  • Material Pleasures, Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA
  • Quilting-by-the-Lake, Morrisville, NY

1991

  • Quilts Move Into the 21st Century, Cultural Affairs Gallery, New York, NY
  • Citiquilts, Great American Quilt Festival 3, New York, NY

1989

  • Rockland Quilt Festival, Rockland Community College, Suffern, NY
  • Manhattan Quilters Guild: Quilts for an Urban Landscape, The Arsenal Gallery, New  York, NY
  • Manhattan Quilters Guild Showcase, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

1987

  • The Quiltmaker as Artist: 9 Artists from New York, Addison/Ripley Gallery, Washington, DC

1985

  • The Manhattan Quilters Guild’s Second Annual Exhibition, Donnell Library, New York, NY

1984

  • The Manhattan Quilters’ Guild Recent Quilts, The Quilt Center (Gutcheon Patchworks), New York, NY

Bibliography

2012

  • Magic Patch, (French magazine), May/June, “The City Quilter, New York, États-Unis,” Gül Laporte, (Material Witnesses)
  • The Philadelphia Inquirer, April 13, “Urban Stitching,” Victoria Donohoe, (Material Witnesses)

2011 

  • Quilters Newsletter Magazine, Oct/Nov: “Exhibits Showcase Work by Carol Taylor, Manhattan Quilters Guild,” Dana Jones [Material Witnesses]
  • SAQA Journal, Fall: “Two new contemporary fiber arts galleries open in Manhattan,” Carolyn Lee Vehslage [Material Witnesses]
  • Patchwork Professional [German magazine], April: “Quilts and the City: Besuch der Manhattan Quilter Gilde”

2007

  • Palm Beach Post (Florida), October 21, “Quilts from the Big Apple,” Gary Schwan [MetroTextural]
  • Quilter’s Newletter Magazine, July/August [Metrotextural]
  • Fiberarts [Metrotextural]
  • Quilting Arts, Feb/Mar: “Metrotextural,” Sandra Sider

2005

  • Museums South Florida, Winter: Special Interest–Architecture and Design
  • Patchwork Quilt Tsushin, June: “International Quilt Week 2005: Manhattan Art Quilts”

2004

  • AAA Horizons, January: “A Stitch in Time Squared: New England Quilt Museum to host tribute to New York City,” Aimée L. Croke
  • The New York Times, Jan. 22: “A Square Yard of Threads”
  • The Daily News [Framingham, MA], Jan. 18: Calendar
  • Patchwork & Quilting: “…Times Squared: Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild”
  • Fiberarts, Jan/Feb: “Curtains: Making Cents of Time and Money,” Susan Kieffer

2003

  • American Craft, Dec03/Jan04: “Gallery”
  • Patchwork Quilt Tsushin, December: “Manhattan Quilters Guild”
  • Quilters Newsletter Magazine, November: “Time is relative,” Lois Marilyn Verma
  • The New York Times, April 24: “Grandmother Never Put Together This Kind of Bed-Warmer,” N.C. Maisak

2000

  • The San Diego Union-Tribune, Nov. 30: “‘Double Feature’ features works by Faith Ringgold and the Manhattan Quilters Guild,” Pat Stein
  • North County Times [Vista, CA], Nov. 17: “America by Design: Oceanside museum features dual quilt exhibits,” Bill Fark
  • Yardworks: Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild, Oceanside Museum of Art (catalog)
  • American Style, Fall: “Yardworks: The art quilt crosses contemporary aesthetic boundaries while maintaining a link to its folk art heritage,” Diedre Mullervy
  • American Craft, Feb/March: “Gallery”
  • Greenwich [CT] Times, Feb. 27: “Art quilts exhibit set at garden center”
  • The Gazette [Montgomery Cy., MD] Jan. 12: “Ecstasy by the yard at Rockville Arts Place,” Nancy Ungar

1999

  • The San Diego Union-Tribune, November 11-17, “Pieces and Patterns:  ‘East Meets West’ showcases art glass and art quilts,” Pat Stein
  • North County Times (San Diego, CA), November 5, “Opposites attract,” Leslie Ridgeway
  • Fiberarts, Sep/Oct: “Common Measure, Hybrid View in Small-format Quilts,” Dinah Ryan
  • Daily News-Record [Harrisonburg, VA], April 8: “Yard Work: Common Thread Runs Through Quilt Exhibit,” Jessica Clarke

1998

  • Art/Quilt Magazine, #9: “Strata Various: Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild”
  • The New York Times, Jan. 29: “Calendar: New York Quilters”
  • The New York Times, Jan. 9: “Family Fare: Celebrating Free Spirits,” Laurel Graeber

1997

  • The New York Times, Dec. 14: “Contemporary Depth in Art Quilt Show,” Pat Malarcher
  • Surface Design Journal, Winter: “In Review: Broadway Haiku,” Philis Alvic
  • Wave Hill News, Fall: “Strata Various: Art Quilts by the Manhattan Quilters Guild”

1996

  • Quilter’s Newsletter Magazine, March, “Broadway Haiku Exhibition”

1995

  • Carroll County Times (Westminster, MD), December 8, “Creating a pattern of art appreciation,” Corene Dee Bruce (Broadway Haiku)
  • Quilts Japan, September: “Haiku Quilts,” Emiko Toda Loeb
  • Renninger’s Antique Guide, August 28 – September 10, “Beauty of Fabric Arts Comes to Greater Phila. Area” (Broadway Haiku)
  • New York Newsday, May 11: “Broadway Haiku: Poetry inspires quilt makers,” Nancy Ruhling

1993

  • Quilting International, July: “Live From New York. . . Part Two: Meet the Members,” Sandra Naval
  • Quilting International, May: “Live From New York. . . It’s the Manhattan Quilters Guild, Part One,” Sandra Naval

1991

  • Quilting Today #26: “New York City is 1991’s Hot Spot for Quilters” Barbara Novovitch
  • Daily News, New York, NY, November 18, “Quilts—bedder than ever,” Bill Bell
  • Lady’s Circle Patchwork Quilts July/Aug: “Living in the Big Apple,” Carter Houck & Barbara Wysocki
  • Los Angeles Times, May 5, “The Times Shopper: New York Quilters Show Patterns of Urban Life,” Jennifer Marin
  • New York Times, May 2, “Quilts That Honor Columbus, Indians and Even New Yorkers,” Eve M. Kahn
  • Quilter’s Newsletter Magazine, April, “Citiquilts: A Show of Diversity,” Paula Nadelstern
  • The Clarion, Spring: “Citiquilts: A Show of Diversity,” Paula Nadelstern

1990

  • Metropolis, June: “Stitches in Time,” Michele Herman

1989

  • New York Times, October 12, “Quilts Illustrating Images From Urban Landscape,” Bill Aller
  • Creative Quilting, September/October, “Here’s a sneak preview of the Manhattan Quilters’ Guild show”
  • Home Quilt Show, July/Aug: “The Manhattan Quilters Guild,” Jan Burns

1988

  • Quilting USA, February: “Guild Goings-on: The Manhattan Quilters Guild”
  • Home Quilt Show Magazine, Issue 1, “Guild Showcase,” Jan Burns

1987

  • The Washington Post, Dec. 4, “What Granny Never Told You About Quilts,” Pamela Kessler

1986

  • New York Newsday, August 28, “Bitten by the Quilting Bee,” Beth Sherman

1985

  • Family Circle, Sept. 3: “The Art of the Amish,” Deborah Harding
  • Quilter’s Newsletter Magazine, June, “New York Library Club Celebrates Centennial with a Quilt”
  • Lady’s Circle Patchwork Quilts, January: “Celebrating New York Quilters. . . To the City. . . ,” Carter Houck

1982

  • New York Daily News, Nov. 28: “Quilters are as busy as can bee,” Isabel Forgang
  • Columbus Avenue: The Magazine of the Upper West Side, Summer, “Quilt Complex,” Sue Berkman