Posts Tagged ‘ textiles ’

India quilts lecture is Oct. 24

Oct 21st, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Oct. 21

Anjali Karolia, a visiting Fulbright scholar from India, will discuss the history, significance and intricacies of embroidery techniques of her home country at 2 p.m., Oct. 24 at the International Quilt Study Center and Museum. Karolia is teaching in the Textiles, Clothing and Design department this semester as a Fulbright Nehru Visiting Lecturer. Karolia is […]

Gallery hosts textiles exhibit

Oct 21st, 2010 | By | Category: Arts & Entertainment, Oct. 21

The exhibit “Textiles and Settlement: From Plains Space to Cyber Space” is on display through Oct. 29 at the Eisentrager•Howard Gallery in Richards Hall. “Textiles and Settlement” mixes the weaving tradition with modern technology, showcasing artists who use digital techniques to create textile art. Curated by Janice Lessman-Moss, the exhibit features work by Laurie Addis, […]

Cooper Foundation awards grants to UNL programs

Jan 6th, 2010 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, January 7, 2010

Three UNL programs — including the department of Textiles, Clothing and Design, the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center, and the E.N. Thompson Forum on World Issues — received grants from the Cooper Foundation in December. Textiles, Clothing and Design received $3,000 to support the exhibition “The Black Ocean: Europe-Africa-America” by French artist William Wilson. […]

Universitywide Honors

Apr 16th, 2009 | By | Category: April 16, 2009, Campus News, Issue

James’ quilts break tradition “The only way tradition can be carried on is to keep inventing new things.” Robert Davidson, Haida artist For Michael James, those are words to live by. The artist and chair of UNL’s textiles, clothing and design department works in quilts – a design medium that hasn’t exactly been known for […]