George-Ann Bowers textile artist

News

Exhibitions current and upcoming

Wichita National

Mark Arts at the Mary R Koch Arts Center

9112 East Central, Wichita, KS
September 8 thru October 15
http://www.markarts.com

9th Annual 50/50 Show
Sanchez Art Center, 1220 Linda Mar Blvd, Pacifica, CA
September 1 thru October 1
http://www.sanchezartcenter.org

Solo Exhibition
City of Reno City Hall Metro Gallery
1 E. First St, Reno, NV
December 11, 2107 thru January 26, 2018
renodirect@reno.gov

Fiberart International 2016

I’m honored to announce that my weaving, Lichen Party Frock, was awarded the Louetta Heindl Kambic Memorial Award for Outstanding Weaving at the opening reception of the Fiberart International 2016 exhibition in Pittsburgh, PA. Fiberart International is a benchmark exhibition presenting the best in contemporary fiberart. Fi2016, the 22nd edition in an ongoing series of triennial shows, was juried by Chunghie Lee, Arturo Alonzo Sandoval, and Tali Weinberg.

Publications

My work appears in the 2017 publications from Schiffer Publishing, Artistry in Fiber, Vol. 1: Wall Art and Artistry in Fiber, Vol. 2: Sculpture, Anne Lee and E. Ashley Rooney, editors, available through www.schifferbooks.com. My work also appears in “TextileArt around the world”, published by Netherlands publisher Textile-link in 2012. Available online at www.textile-link.com/. The book includes artwork by 160 artists from 26 different countries, in a wide variety of textile techniques and materials.