Tranquility (SAQA Global Exhibition)

Tranquility is defined as a quality or state of being, possessing the concepts of quiet, peacefulness, calmness or serenity. Tranquility, as a mental and physical concept, is the primary focus of certain religious sects, whereby tranquility of the body, thoughts and consciousness are believed to lead to the path of personal enlightenment.

Exhibition Schedule

International Quilt Festival – Houston, Texas: November 2 - 6, 2016
Texas Quilt Museum - La Grange, Texas: January 5 - March 25, 2017
International Quilt Festival – Chicago, Illinois: April 6 - 8, 2017
Festival of Quilts - Birmingham, United Kingdom: August 10 - 13, 2017
Australasian Quilt Convention – Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton Gardens, Melbourne, Australia: April 5 - 8, 2018
Stitches & Craft Show – Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank, Australia: June 8 - 10, 2018
Craft & Quilt Fair – Canberra, Australia: August 9 - 12, 2018
Stitches & Craft Show - Newcastle, Australia: August 16 - 19, 2018
AQS QuiltWeek - Daytona Beach, Florida: February 27 - March 2, 2019
AQS QuiltWeek - Lancaster, Pennsylvania: March 27 - 30, 2019
AQS QuiltWeek - Paducah, Kentucky: April 24 - 27, 2019
Grants Pass Museum of Art- Grants Pass, Oregon, United States: June 1 - July 26, 2019
International Museum of Art and Science - McAllen, Texas, United States: August 10 - December 1, 2019 (selected works)

About the Juror

Kate Lydon is the Director of Exhibitions at the Society for Contemporary Craft (SCC) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and oversees the installation of exhibitions mounted at SCC’s main Strip District gallery and at the One Mellon satellite gallery in downtown Pittsburgh.

In the Exhibition
Patricia  Kennedy-Zafred - A Separate Reality
Patty Kennedy-Zafred
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Maya  Chaimovich - A Window Into Spaces
Maya Chaimovich
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Gwyned  Trefethen - Adoration
Gwyned Trefethen
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Cynthia  Wenslow - April 22nd - Lake County Series
Cynthia Wenslow
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Shoshi  Rimer - Blossom by the Lake
Shoshi Rimer
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Sandra  Champion - Buttongrass Creek: Winter Walk
Sandra Champion
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Tina Willams Brewer - Circle Back
Tina Williams Brewer
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Heather  Dubreuil - Come Sit with Me, Patrick Caulfield
Heather Dubreuil
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Jennifer  Day - Donald in Light
Jennifer Day
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Sandy  Gregg - Entryway
Sandy Gregg
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Frances Holliday Alford - Flowers of the Vine
Frances Holliday Alford
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Wen  Redmond - Flown
Wen Redmond
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Meghan W. Betts - Infinite Possiblity
Meghan Betts
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Linda  Anderson - Morning Mist
Linda Anderson
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Donna  Deaver - Morning Walk
Donna Deaver
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Erika  Carter - Ponderings IV
Erika Carter
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Jette  Clover - River View
Jette Clover
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Aileyn Renli Ecob - Succulents
Aileyn Ecob
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Sarah  Entsminger - Summer at the Waterfront
Sarah Entsminger
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Kathy  York - The Deep End
Kathy York
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Linda  Colsh - The Sentinel
Linda Colsh
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Michele  Lea - Tranquility the End
Michele Lea
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Judith  Larzelere - Translucency and Lavender
Judith Larzelere
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Lorna M. Morck - Trees: Contemplation
Lorna Morck
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Judith  Roderick - Whooper Reflection
Judith Roderick
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Suzan  Engler - Winter Silence
Suzan Engler
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