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SAQA ExhibitionsAs part of our mission to promote the art quilt, SAQA travels museum-quality exhibitions to venues around the globe. Artwork by our members has been enjoyed by millions of people at over 200 venues on 6 continents.
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Art Quilt Quarterly - Issue 9 now available
We are excited to announce the arrival of Issue #9 of Art Quilt Quarterly - a quarterly publication designed to appeal to collectors and admirers of art quilts everywhere. Each issue includes articles on notable collections and collectors, conservation, artists to watch, SAQA traveling exhibitions and much more. Subscribe or renew today!
2017 Trunk Show - schedule a viewing today!
SAQA’s traveling trunk shows are designed to showcase SAQA’s diversity of talent and allows audiences to engage with the quilts in an up-close and personal way. Eight different trunks (with over 450 pieces in total) are now traveling to locations around the globe. Schedule a viewing at your venue today!
SAQA Mentorship Program
SAQA mentorship offers a goal or project-based program of peer mentoring, open to all SAQA members seeking one-on-one mentorship for a period lasting up to twelve months. The primary Mentorship Program is for artists beginning an art practice and also for experienced artists that want to explore growth opportunities with another experienced artist. Mentors can provide a wide array of options to consider and offer constructive critique. Find out more!
Featured Region: Florida
Since regions play a very important (and busy) role in our organization, we want to highlight them through a series of articles all about them! Click through to find out more about the Florida region - Representation with Flair!