Beyond the Bed Covers
Featuring Rachel Farmer, Kim Fox, Ariel Jackson, Luke Haynes, Laura Petrovich-Cheney, Coralina Rodriguez Meyer, Faith Ringgold, Jessica Skultety and images from the 1987 AIDS quilt exhibit in Washington, DC.
Curated by Laura Petrovich-Cheney
October 12—November 12, 2017
Opening reception: October 13th, 6-8pm
October 21, 2-6pm: Stitch and Bitch
Coralina Rodriguez Meyer
November 4, 4-6pm: The Last One
Documentary tracing the history and growth
of The AIDS Memorial Quilt.
Beyond the Bed Covers examines how quilts and quilting have evolved beyond their cozy functionality, to be an expressive art form constructed of a variety of materials practiced by all gender forms. Included in this exhibition are artists whose quilts push the boundaries of materiality, personal expression and political statements.
Read the full press release here.
For the artist's page here.