This sixth biennial international juried exhibition features the
ultimate in wearable art—jewelry, clothing and accessories—from around
Thanks to the Internet, the
jurors also come from around the world. Judging the fiber pieces are
Glenys Mann of Australia, president of TAFTA; Sunita Patterson of the
United States, editor of FiberARTS magazine, and Beatrijs Sterk of Germany, publisher of Textile Forum magazine and secretary general of the European Textile Network.
Jewelry entries are being selected by Arline Fisch of the United States, author of Textile Techniques in Metal; Charles
Lewton-Brain of Canada, distinguished fellow of the Society of North
American Goldsmiths, and Rebecca Brown-Thompson of New Zealand,
co-author of Rebellious Beads.
manager of The Artists’ Studio, the artists cooperative gift shop
associated with the Palos Verdes Art Center, is exhibition curator
A total of $3,200 in awards will be presented during the opening reception from 5 – 8 p.m. on Friday, February 22.