Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #23 informs #175

April 25, 2016
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Structures #175 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Making the Grand Canyon Grid Cohesive I mentioned using color as a way of making a collection of artwork more cohesive when I shared Structures #172. You don’t have to use the exact same colors (as I did in #171 and […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #17 informs #174

April 24, 2016
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Structures #174 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Art in a Grid The 9 textile paintings for my Grand Canyon Grid (which I introduced yesterday) are not the first time I’ve made a grid of 12×12 inch textile paintings. I love making collections and groupings like this. This is […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #30 informs #173

April 23, 2016
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Structures #173 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 12 x 12 inches $275 Groupings of Work When I first started my Structures series I didn’t consider how I might hang the work in an exhibit. I just made whatever I wanted to make. This allowed me to explore and experiment and truly find my […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #13 informs #172

April 21, 2016
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Structures #172 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 18 x 18 inches $600 Restructuring – The Pairings The final 30 textile paintings of the Structures series (currently on exhibit at Spark Gallery in Denver, Colorado) were inspired by the first 30 compositions in the series. I’m sharing the pairings of old and new over […]

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Restructuring – The Pairings: Structures #1 informs #171

April 19, 2016
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Structures #171 Lisa Call, 2016 fabric, dye, thread, wool 18 x 18 inches $600 Restructuring – The Pairings Last weekend my exhibit, Restructuring:Color and Line, showcasing 30 brand new textile paintings in my Structures series opened in Denver, Colorado. Each of the textile paintings in this exhibit was inspired by one of the first 30 […]

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Restructuring Opening Tonight!

April 15, 2016
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Nine of the thirty textile paintings in my exhibit Restructuring Opening Tonight! In 2000 I made the first artwork in what became my longest running series of textile paintings. Inspired by fences and walls, the Structures series explored the relationship between barriers and connection, and mostly found disconnection. After completing the 170th composition in 2014 […]

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Reatructuring – the art

April 6, 2016
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Structures #171 – Structures #200 This is it. All of the artwork for my restructuring exhibit opening next week. It fits very comfortably in my carry-on bag. After the 30 textile paintings are attached canvas the size will increase significantly. Next stop – Denver – hope to see you all there! Restructuring: Color and Line […]

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Portals at Bluestone Fine Art Gallery in Philadelphia

April 1, 2016
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My Portals textile paintings currently on exhibit at Bluestone Fine Art Gallery in Philadelphia. If you are in Philly for the Studio Art Quilt Associates conference I welcome you to stop by Bluestone at 72 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA 19106. Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday 10 to 5pm Saturday Noon to 4pm

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Restructuring in Progress

March 24, 2016
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My To-Do List Three Weeks Until the Opening! My new exhibit at Spark Gallery opens in just three weeks.  Eek is what I have to say to that. For this exhibit I am making 30 new textile paintings in the Structure series as a way to finish out that series.  Each piece is inspired by […]

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100 Accomplishments for 2015

March 22, 2016
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A Day Late and a Dollar Short Could I be the last blogger to post a “let’s look back on 2015” type post?  Quite possibly! I considered skipping it as it feels a bit ridiculous to be post this more nearly 3 months after the year is over. And that’s okay – ridiculous is fine.  […]

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