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Congratulations to the 31 artists selected by curators Alison Schwabe and Diana Fox for the SAQA Virtual Gallery Reflections on Spirituality.  Available for online viewing on October 1st, this exhibition asked makers to share the moments and rituals that nurture...

Congratulations to the 32 artists selected by juror Carol Sauvion for SOFA Chicago. This event takes place annually at Chicago's Navy Pier, and focuses on three-dimensional artworks that cross the boundaries of fine art, decorative art, fiber arts, and design. ...

Congratulations to the 34 artists selected by curator Teresita Leal for the SAQA Virtual Gallery Textile Expressionism. Now available for viewing online, this exhibition invited artists to freely express their feelings, both positive and negative, through textiles.

 

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Be part of SAQA’s most-anticipated fundraising event! Donate a 12 x 12-inch art quilt to support our exhibition and outreach programs.
Congratulations to the 40 artists selected for the SAQA Global Exhibition Haven by juror Eszter Bornemisza. This exhibition will premiere at the International Quilt Festival Houston in October 2022.

*** Updated  July 2022

New venues have been secured for both Minimalism and Stitchpunk - both calls are now available on the SAQA Calls page.

 

For many years SAQA debuted two exhibitions at Quilt Festival Houston. We were recently...

Congratulations to the artists selected by Curators Dr. Heather A. Hager and June Horwich for SAQA Virtual Gallery Bugmania!

SAQA's individual grant program is designed to allow members who are experiencing financial hardship to grow creatively and professionally through participation in SAQA membership programs and conferences.

Some factors that may contribute to financial hardship could include (but are not...

Congratulations to the 40 artists selected for the SAQA Global Exhibition Gastronomy by jurors Desedamas - Cecíla and Mercè. This exhibition will premiere at the International Quilt Festival Houston in October 2022.

Congratulations to the artists selected by curators Elisabeth Nacenta-de la Croix and Isabelle Wiessler for the new Virtual Gallery - Street Art.

In this call, we asked artists to be inspired by Street Art. The curators noted that the...

The heart of SAQA’s programs are its members. You make it possible to share our art with others through virtual galleries and global and regional exhibitions. In 2021, even with many venues needing to close due to health safety, SAQA traveled 12 exhibitions to 23 venues, launched 6 new virtual galleries, and had 24 regional exhibitions traveling. This couldn’t have been done without your support. Our community is at the core of our mission, advancing the art quilt.
Art Quilt Quarterly is now being offered as a digital subscription via the Issuu platform. Each issue is $9.99 or you can purchase a subscription for $29.95 (includes the most current issue plus 3 future ones). ** SPECIAL DEAL: All new digital subscribers who sign up before December 31st, 2021 will receive a complimentary digital copy of Art Quilt Quarterly #24!
Volume 2 of the creativity-inspiring series Exploring Art Quilts with SAQA is now available! Its book-and-journal-blend format with 350 photos reveals today's latest work and designs and also serves as a long-term creative reference. Be inspired by interviews, gorgeous art quilt photos, and current creations by members of SAQA.
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