Haven (SAQA Global Exhibition)

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All living creatures need a safe place to heal, regroup, rest, or retreat. Do you nurture your loved ones in a special place? Do you create a haven for others in need? What is your haven? 

Exhibition Benefactor
Frank Klein

Exhibition Schedule

Premiere Exhibition Location
International Quilt Festival, Houston, Texas, October 2022

Selected Artists:

Selected Artists:

Bobbi Baugh (Florida, USA) - Writing the Next Word
Anne Bellas (France) - #2_cathédrales des 100 lunes/ cathedral of the 100 moons
Pat Bishop (Wisconsin, USA) - Nest
Deb Cashatt (California, USA) - A Boy and his Imagination
Sandra Champion (Tasmania, Australia) - Imagined Places #3
Shin-hee Chin (Kansas, USA) - Sprouting
Jette Clover (Belgium) - Stitched Dialogue
Linda Colsh (Maryland, USA) - Page Turner
Shannon M Conley (Oklahoma, USA) - High Desert Garden
Jennifer Day (Texas, USA) - Caregiver
Chiaki Dosho (Japan) - The Glistening Light 3
Noelle Evans (Oregon, USA) - Blue Fern
Petra Fallaux (Pennsylvania, USA) - Broken Horizon
Helen Geglio (Indiana, USA) - Anxiety Shield: Vigil
Debra Goley (Arizona, USA) - Heart Of It
Michele Hardy (Colorado, USA) - Surfaces #22
Jean H Howard (Missouri, USA) - Sanctuary City II
Allison James (United Kingdom) - Holme Valley
Ann Johnston (Oregon, USA) - The Contact: Grove
Leila Kazimi (California, USA) - Sanctuary
Patty Kennedy-Zafred (Pennsylvania, USA) - Sand and Sea: The Children of the Canneries
Alison King (Alberta, Canada) - Once Loved
Mary-Ellen Latino (California, USA) - Urban Sanctuary
Eunhee Lee (Republic of Korea) - Green space
Paola Machetta (Italy) - Grasshopper path
Michele Makinen (Illinois, USA) - Eric
Alicia Merrett (United Kingdom) - The Summer of Magical Spells
Clara Nartey (Connecticut, USA) - Readers are Leaders
Dana Owczarek (Poland) - Dance room
Frauke Palmer (Ohio, USA) - Dream Catcher
Cindy Richard (Israel) - Put Up Your Feet and Take It Easy
Barbara J Schneider (Illinois, USA) - Line Dance, Tree Ring Patterns, var. 25
Sara Sharp (Texas, USA) - Nurture
Stephanie Shore (Massachusetts, USA) - Winter Blues
Jan Soules (California, USA) - Hillside Gems
Karen Sunday Spencer (Oregon, USA) - Daytime Dreaming
Linda Steele (Victoria, Australia) - Melbourne Malaise
Kate Stiassni (Connecticut, USA) - The Promise II
Daphne Taylor (Maine, USA) - Quilt Drawing #26
Marian Zielinski (Georgia, USA) - Shangri-la

 

* artists were notified via email on 03/23/2022

About the Juror

Headshot of Juror Eszter BornemiszaEszter Bornemisza is a mixed media fiber artist living in Budapest, Hungary. She trained as a mathematician, earned a PhD in mathematical statistics, and worked in the field as a researcher for twenty years.

Having experience creating garments, she started making art quilts in the mid-1990’s. She has been a full time studio artist since 1999 creating quilts, large scale transparent fibre works, 3D objects, and installations mainly from the ubiquitous material of waste newspaper and vintage cloth. Her work is based on experimentation and research. The basic process of creation is machine stitching with additional elements of print, dye, and paint.

Bornemisza’s work has been widely exhibited in both juried and solo exhibitions throughout Europe, America, Australia, China, and Japan, many of which have been awarded notable prizes.

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In the Exhibition
 Deb  Cashatt - A Boy and his Imagination
Deb Cashatt
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 Helen  Geglio - Anxiety Shield: Vigil
Helen Geglio
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Noelle  Evans - Blue Fern
Noelle Evans
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 Petra  Fallaux - Broken Horizon
Petra Fallaux
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Jennifer  Day - Caregiver
Jennifer Day
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 Anne  Bellas - Cathédrales des 100 lunes
Anne Bellas
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Dana  Owczarek - Dance room
Danuta Owczarek
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 Karen Sunday Spencer - Daytime Dreaming
Karen Sunday Spencer
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Frauke  Palmer - Dream Catcher
Frauke Palmer
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Michele  Makinen - Eric
Michele Makinen
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Paola  Machetta - Grasshopper path
Paola Machetta
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Eunhee  Lee - Green space
Eunhee Lee
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Debra  Goley - Heart Of It
Debra Goley
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Shannon M. Conley - High Desert Garden
Shannon Conley
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 Jan  Soules - Hillside Gems
Jan Soules
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Allison  James - Holme Valley
Allison James
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 Sandra  Champion - Imagined Places #3
Sandra Champion
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Barbara J. Schneider - Line Dance, Tree Ring Patterns, var. 25
Barbara Schneider
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Linda  Steele - Melbourne Malaise
Linda Steele
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Sara  Sharp - Nurture
Sara Sharp
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 Alison  King - Once Loved
Alison King
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Linda  Colsh - Page Turner
Linda Colsh
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Cindy  Richard - Put Up Your Feet and Take It Easy
Cindy Richard
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 Daphne  Taylor - Quilt Drawing #26
Daphne Taylor
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Clara  Nartey - Readers are Leaders
Clara Nartey
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 Leila  Kazimi - Sanctuary
Leila Kazimi
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 Jean H. Howard - Sanctuary City II
Jean Howard
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Patty  Kennedy-Zafred - Sand and Sea: The Children of the Canneries
Patty Kennedy-Zafred
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Marian  Zielinski - Shangri-la
Marian Zielinski
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Shin-hee  Chin - Sprouting
Shin-hee Chin
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Jette  Clover - Stitched Dialogue
Jette Clover
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Michele Hardy - Surfaces #22
Michele Hardy
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Ann  Johnston - The Contact: Grove
Ann Johnston
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 Chiaki  Dosho - The Glistening Light 3
Chiaki Dosho
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Kate  Stiassni - The Promise II
Kate Stiassni
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Alicia  Merrett - The Summer of Magical Spells
Alicia Merrett
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 Mary-Ellen  Latino - Urban Sanctuary
Mary-Ellen Latino
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Stephanie  Shore - Winter Blues
Stephanie Shore
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 Bobbi  Baugh - Writing the Next Word
Bobbi Baugh
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Pat Bishop - Nest
Pat Bishop
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