left to right: Ana Lisa Hedstrom, San Francisco; Jorie Johnson, Kyoto; Mascha Mioni, Disla; Yoshiko I. Wada, Berkeley; Mary Jaeger, New York; Foto: RTR
Nina Defuns writes:
Art da surmar a Trun / Art from overseas in Trun
Ellas èn vegnidas da San Francisco, New York u Berkeley – ed èn fascinadas da Trun. Tschintg artistas e bunas amias exponan il mument lur art textil en il Museum Sursilvan Cuort Ligia Grischa.
Il vitg da Trun è enconuschent per l'anteriura Fabrica da ponn – uss stat il vitg en il center da l'art textil. Tschintg damas d'art han numnadamain preparà in'exposiziun nunusitada en il Museum Sursilvan.
Da las metropolas en Surselva
They came from San Francisco, New York and Berkeley - and are fascinated by Trun. Five artists and good friends are showing their Textile art at the Museum Sursilvan / Cuort Ligia Grischa.
The village of Trun is known by its former cloth factory - now the village stands in the center of textile art. Five artists have installed an exceptional exhibition at its Museum Sursilvan.
From the metropolises to the Surselva
More (inclusive clip) : RTR - SIL PUNCT 9.8.2018 18:12
The regional newspaper La Quotidiana reviews the exhibition "Shades of Memory" at the Museum Sursilvan, Trun.
In close contact with the museum Mascha Mioni and Heiner Graafhuis curated the exhibition of five world-reknown textile artists.
Conclusion of the report by A. Beeli:
"....L'exposiziun ei da cussegliar a tut tgi che vul seschar inspirar e surstar. ...."
(The exhibition is to be recommended to everyone, who likes to be inspired and surprised.)
The exhibition will end on Sept. 8, 2018.
More on the exhibition cf. Art - Art to Wear / Textile Art
Another highlight was a one day tour to Blue and White paste resist studio at Nantong where I was able to get some good video of the process. Mascha Mioni, Hiroko Watanabe, Ana Lisa Hedstrom were also among the luminaries
This report on the symposium and the exhibition at the China National Silk Museum, Hangzhou, shows an "Instal view of costumes and work by artists Candace Edgerley of USA, Catherine Ellis of USA, Mascha Mioni of Switzerland and Carter Smith of USA"