Queer Abstraction

Queer Abstraction
June 1 – September 8, 2019
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA.
Curated by Jared Ledesma.

Boston: Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community

Bona Fide! by Maria E. Piñeres Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community is a big queer arts exhibition touring USA. Next stop is Boston: April 22 – July 10, 2016 Mills Gallery, Boston MA, USA Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community, curated by John Chaich, presents 26 artists from 4…

Ann Cvetkovich on After Depression – Sovereignty of Senses

Ann Cvetkovich (USA) gave this talk in Belgrade, Serbia on March 25, 2015 about her academic and political practice. She talks about the concept ‘Depression: A Public Feeling’, her project ‘The Alphabet of feeling bad’ and works by queer feminist artists who are creating alternative feeling spaces such as Allyson…

Artist at Work: Sheila Pepe at the ICA/Boston

Artist talk by Sheila Pepe, USA. “In September 2014, Sheila Pepe spent a week installing Put Me Down Gently, a site-specific work cascading down through the building’s elevator shaft and created in conjunction with the exhibition Fiber: Sculpture 1960–present. We spoke with the groundbreaking artist about the project, her materials,…

Sheila Pepe on European Armor

Video (3:21): artist talk by queer feminist artist Sheila Pepe on her fascination with knights in shining armor. Video By The Metropolitan Museum of Art, USA, 2015.

Queer Threads

Queer Threads Exhibition runs from December 11, 2015 through March 13, 2016 at: Maryland Institute College of Arts (MICA) Decker Gallery 1301 W. Mount Royal Avenue Baltimore MD 21217 Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community, curated by John Chaich, presents 26 artists from 4 continents who are remixing fiber and…

One Lesbian Feminist: Taking Space and Making Place

Excerpt from Weekly eDigest by Leslie-Lohman Museum The Leslie-Lohman Speakers Series This newly established ongoing series of lectures will offer a minimum of one lecture per quarter with a focus on creating an environment and opportunity for studio based artists to interact with a public audience of diverse backgrounds, encouraging…


Press release by Leslie-Lohman Museum QUEER THREADS UNRAVELED PANEL DISCUSSION February 14, 12-2:30pm The Hilton, Mercury Ballroom, 3rd floor,1335 6th Ave, New York What is the allure of fiber and textiles for queer artists? Where does queer theory meet craft theory? Is queer fiber art a movement or a moment?…

Sheila Pepe, “Blue Dress” 1994

Short film: Sheila Pepe, “Blue Dress” 1994. Voice, Eye and Gender meet in painterly space. Made with a handy-cam and edited on 3/4″ tape. Published at Youtube, 2014.

Artist Sheila Pepe on “Redhook at Bedford Terrace”

This artis talk was published in 2012 by SmithMuseumArt’s videostream at YouTube. Artist Sheila Pepe speaks about installing her site-specific installation, “Redhook at Bedford Terrace.” Smith College Museum of Art, July- October, 2008. Video made by One Match Films.

Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community

Press release from Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, New York We are pleased to announce our next exhibition opening on January 17th, 2014! Queer Threads: Crafting Identity and Community Exhibition dates: January 17 to March 16, 2014 Public Opening: January 17, 2014 6-8 pm Queer Threads: Crafting Identity…