Master Quilts Past and Present: Preserving the Voice of America's Quiltmakers

art catalog details

Year: 
2,003
Dimensions: 
7 x 11 in., opens 3-fold, 6 illustrations
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Year:  2003
Price:  $3
Dimensions:  7 x 11 in., opens 3-fold, 6 illustrations
 
Guest curator Amy Henderson '94 discusses the history of quilts within social and art historical contexts. Her essay also describes Quilter's S.O.S., a recent effort to record quiltmaker's stories about their art and process. The exhibit included antique quilts, art quilts by internationally-renowned fiber artists, and quilts by present-day Iowa quiltmakers. 2003.