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FABRIC FLASH: A Contemporary Textile Exhibition

CHASTAIN ARTS CENTER PRESENTS
FABRIC FLASH: A Contemporary Textile Exhibition

Featuring: 14 Women Artists

March 29th – May 18, 2019

Opening Reception: Friday, March 29th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Chastain Arts Center is pleased to announce FABRIC FLASH: A Contemporary Textile Exhibition, of women artists opening during Women’s History Month. This show represents a variety of works created from textiles including quilts, appliques, fabric collages, cloth paintings, mixed media works, installations and decorative arts organized to recognize the skills, creative and special gifts of diverse artists in Georgia.

Each of the artists has a different and unique story to tell about her style, journey, and introduction to creating with fabric. On each Tuesday during the duration of the exhibition, we will present “Artists in Motion”, featuring participating artists will be on site demonstrating their medium and talking to the public. The 14 women artists include co-curators, Sandy Teepen, and K. Joy Peters, E. Loretta Ballard, Dawn Williams Boyd, O. V. Brantley, Virginia Greaves, Odessa Huff, Marquetta Johnson, Lynn Marshall Linnemeier, Aisha Lumumba, Mrs. Padgett, Helen McBride Richter, Bobbette Robinson, and Janet Saboor.

Visit the Chastain Arts Center Gallery, to view FABRIC FLASH: A Contemporary Textile Exhibition running March 29 through May 18, 2019. All events are FREE and open to the public. The Opening Reception is Friday, March 29th from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm and the “Artists in Motion” series is every Tuesday beginning April 2 – May 14, 2019, from 11:00 am until 3:00 pm. The events will be in the Chastain Arts Center Gallery at 135 West Wieuca Road, NW, Atlanta, GA 30342. Please call 404.252.2927 for more information or contact us at [email protected]

CAC Listing
What: Chastain Arts Center – Fabric Flash: A Contemporary Textile Exhibition
When: March 29, 6:00 PM -8:00 PM
Where: Chastain Arts Center 135 West Wieuca Rd. NW, Atlanta. GA 30342
Admission: FREE Contact: 404-252-2927

About Chastain Arts Center:
Chastain Arts Center is the oldest community arts center in Atlanta, and it is part of the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs. Its mission has always been to provide a nurturing place where artists of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to create, learn and enjoy. Visit www.ocaatlanta.com for more information.

About the Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs:
The Mayor’s Office of Cultural Affairs (OCA), a division of the Mayor’s Executive Offices, was established in 1974 with the mission to encourage and support Atlanta’s cultural resources. The OCA continues to promote Atlanta as a cultural destination through a variety of events and educational programming. For more information, please visit www.ocaatlanta.com.