Centrifugal

March & April 2017 Centrifugal aims to relay the force in which artists are connected to each other, to the tradition of fiber art and to the art community in Cleveland. We aim to highlight the power and energy felt from material itself, and how each artists interpretation adds to the momentum of [...]

By | 2017-07-18T18:36:14+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Centrifugal

Kombucha

Abby Jo Clark_Praxis Fiber Workshop Fellowship Exhibition May 2017 Abby Clark is a recent 2016 graduate from the Cleveland Institute of Art who's focus is in printmaking and fiber. She joined the Praxis team after graduation to be the fellow of 2016 - 2017. During her fellowship, Abby incorporated natural dyeing, immersion dyeing, sewing, [...]

By | 2017-07-18T17:39:32+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Gallery, Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Kombucha

Glitztrash

November and December 2017 Lindsay Cashews, a 2013 graduate of the Cleveland Institute of Art, currently lives and works in Detroit as a performance artist and designer whose work is often displayed on the body. Her runway shows (often under the pseudo name Skandoughless) combine considerations of classicism, collapsed hierarchy, pop culture, parody [...]

By | 2017-07-18T19:12:24+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Gallery, Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Glitztrash

Interlude: Weavings by Annmarie Suglio

June, July and August 2016 Physically weaving to make cloth is very important to Suglio's work. She uses its rich history of storytelling and metaphors as ways to create; she uses cloth making as a metaphor of making life. In Interlude, the weavings become constructed, fantastical spaces where the figures and places can [...]

By | 2017-07-18T22:34:33+00:00 August 9th, 2016|Past Exhibitions|0 Comments

Past Exhibition: Close Connections, a CIA Fiber Alumni Exhibition

August 7-September 25th Reception August 7th 6-9pm Brittany Campbell, Ash Fiasco, Sarah Gotowka, Mathew Grady, Natalie Grieshammer, Hildur Ásgeirsdóttir Jónsson, Bill Lorton, Simone Schiffmacher, Deborah Silver, and Annmarie Suglio will be showing work in a diverse and exciting exhibition showcasing contemporary works ranging from traditional mediums such as weaving, to digital works and performance art employing processes rooted in traditional [...]