Tag: tapestry

Jane Kidd: Tapestries

Through the act of weaving tapestries, Jane Kidd engages in a sensual process and uses a physical language to establish links with the viewer.  The renowned textile artist is a recipient of a 2016 Governor General’s Award for the Visual Arts.

Jacob Hashimoto’s Kite-Like Tapestries

Jacob Hashimoto is on a slew of favorites lists for The Armory Show, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year.  The Colorado-born, New York artist uses traditional Japanese methods to create large-scale “tapestries” out of thousands of pieces of hand crafted paper and wood.