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“Future Tense 2019”

  • Edwardsville Art Center 6165 Center Grove Road Edwardsville, IL 62025 (map)
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Edwardsville Art Center hosts Surface Design Association’s “Future Tense 2019” exhibition on view September 6-October 11, 2019. Gallery hours: W-F 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. This special exhibit celebrates the creative work of student artists, designers, and makers working with or inspired by fiber or textile materials or techniques. The exhibit offers a glimpse into the future of contemporary fibers by presenting the very best work being made by students in the field today. Jurors are Tamryn McDermott , artist and Campus Arts Associate for the Campus Arts Initiative at Penn State University. Tamryn also manages the traveling exhibition, Rooted, Revived, Reinvented: Basketry in America, a collaboration between the National Basketry Organization and the University of Missouri; and Kim Eichler-Messmer, Associate Professor in Fiber at the Kansas City Art Institute where she has taught surface design, quilting, and natural dye since 2008. For more information about “Future Tense 2019,” visit or email

Earlier Event: September 4
"Art is... Wearable"
Later Event: September 6
"Material World"