New Exhibition Opening for Winter!

    Wild and Bloomin’: Deb Berkebile, Joyce Jentoft and Sandy Shelenberger “We are friends connected by a desire to share our creativity. Our inspiration for this joint exhibit was the quote “to bloom where you are planted.” We have used a variety of surface design techniques including batik, dye painting, experimental screen-printing processes and Shibori [...]

By | 2020-02-27T16:46:43+00:00 October 28th, 2019|Past Exhibitions, Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Exhibition Opening for Winter!

Playing Up Downstairs: Eleanor Anderson (April/May 2019)

  April 5-May 26th, 2019 Eleanor Anderson, Playing Up Downstairs Praxis Artist-in-Residence I approach my work across mediums with as much room as possible for continuous recalibration. When I sit down to weave, I compose on the loom without a preconceived drawing in mind. I strive to honor a tradition with nimble improvisation [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:21:47+00:00 June 24th, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Playing Up Downstairs: Eleanor Anderson (April/May 2019)

A Commonplace

      February 1-March 20th Opening reception: February 1st, 6-9pm Closing reception: March 1st, 6-9pm   Curated by Annmarie Suglio, Gallery Director I am very proud to show these extremely talented women at Praxis. I met Melina Bishop on the road at a portfolio event as we are both counselors for art [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:21:38+00:00 April 1st, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on A Commonplace

By Way of the Matrix

  September 7th - October 24th By Way of the Matrix includes 8 artists from across the country all working with various approaches to digital weaving. Curated by Cathryn Amidei, this exhibition paves the way for the grand opening of the Praxis Digital Weaving Lab. Artists included are: Cathryn Amidei, Trey Gehring, Bethanne [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:22:04+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on By Way of the Matrix

Torn: Yuko Kimura & Pam McKee

  April 6 - May 26 Opening reception April 6, 6-9pm Friday April 6th from 6-9pm, Praxis will open our gallery to “Torn” an exhibition with Yuko Kimura and Pamela McKee. Showing fiber in a new light, “Torn” is a sensitive and intimate investigation of paper and silk carrier rods as medium. Both [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:22:21+00:00 January 4th, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Torn: Yuko Kimura & Pam McKee

DARK FRONTIER: Krista Tomorowitz

  DARK FRONTIER December 1, 2017 – January 26, 2018 The gallery at Praxis Fiber Workshop is pleased to present Dark Frontier, a new, collaborative collection by Krista Tomorowitz. This collection comes at the time just after the birth of Tomorowitz’s first child. She explains, “Dark Frontier is about insomnia, waking dreams, racing [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:22:36+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on DARK FRONTIER: Krista Tomorowitz

Rhythms and Rotations: Janice Lessman-Moss

  * Image above: #465 Only Passing Through: Ruby, ©12/17, 61.5x58”, silk, linen, digital jacquard, hand woven TC2 loom, painted warp, shifted weft ikat Rhythms and Rotations February 2-March 25 Janice Lessman-Moss is currently a Professor and Head of the program in Textile Art at Kent State University. She received her BFA from [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:22:44+00:00 January 3rd, 2019|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Rhythms and Rotations: Janice Lessman-Moss

‘TORN’ Yuko Kimura and Pamela McKee April 6 – May 26

Showcasing fiber in a new light, “Torn” is a sensitive and intimate investigation of paper and silk carrier rods as medium. Both artists use repetition and manipulation to highlight the magnificent qualities of natural materials. April 6th - May 26th Yuko Kimura was born in 1968 in Oakland, California and was raised in Tokyo. She [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:35:29+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on ‘TORN’ Yuko Kimura and Pamela McKee April 6 – May 26

PRISM

January and February 2017 PRISM represents the artist use of color, transparency and geometric shape. Each artist uses a different medium or process to explore this theme. Whether, weaving, sewing or painting, the optic and exponential result in each artists work show the many possibilities of light, color and material. Petra Soesemann is [...]

By | 2020-04-10T16:23:21+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on PRISM

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 | 2019-01-04T15:54:02+00:00 July 18th, 2017|Past Exhibitions|Comments Off on Centrifugal