This mixed-media art quilt embellished with various found objects enhance the sculptural quality of the quilted surface. I used a previously stitched piece as a starting point to explore this series. I then deconstruct these and reassemble them with other fabrics and materials to create a new and more complex pieces.
Barbara S. Randall1200 NE Country Lane Lees Summit, MO 64086 www.cajunbluesstudios.comExhibitionsLegacy Park Summit Art Group Exhibit 2005Women of Biblical Proportion Invitational Traveling Exhibit 2003-2007 Group ExhibitIQA Houston,Texas; IQA spring exhibit Chicago ;American Quilters Society Museum Paducah,Kentuckyfor more listings of this exhibit visit www.wobp.orgCurators Ruth Harris and Chantelle CoryMissouri State Fair Open Professional Sedalia, MO August 2003 *Melange Borders Lees Summit, MO November 2002Gleaming Treasures: Small Works Portland, Oregon 2001Art Quilts At The Sedgwick Sedgwick Cultural Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania March 29-April 29, 2001Thirteen Moons Gallery Santa Fe, New Mexico June 2000- February 2001 OKeeffe, Frida Kahlo, Day of the Dead, Guadalupe Theme Shows Golden Hippo Gallery Columbia, Missouri 2000MOAK 2000 Four State Regional ExhibitionSpringfield Art Museum, MissouriNovember 18, 2000-December 30, 2000Show+Tell Mallin Gallery Open Studios Kansas City Artist Coalition 2000Layered Lives: Contemporary Quilts Group ExhibitionJanuary 14-March 24, 2000Davis Art Gallery Stephens College, Columbia, Missouri Invitational Bernina Gallery, Independence, MissouriFebruary-March 2000, November 2000Two Sisters/Two VisionsThe Unitarian Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri Curated Barbara Randall two person exhibitSeptember 1999Cultures Without Borders Traveling Art Exhibition Juried ExhibitThe Kansas City MuseumCentral Bank of Kansas CityBisceglia Italian Cultural CenterMarch-May 1999 and 2000*ReflectionsThe Unitarian Gallery Kansas City, Missouri September 1995Inaugural Exhibit, Invitational Group Exhibit University Center Gallery of Art, University of Missouri-Kansas City October, 1994Form Invitational Group Exhibition Kaw Valley, Art Gallery Municipal Office Building, Kansas City, KansasJuly 23-August 30, 19929th Annual River Market Regional Exhibition Kansas City Artist Coalition, Kansas City, Missouri Juror:Neal Berenza, Curator 20th Century Painting and Sculpture, The Art Institute of Chicago June 7-29, 1991Kansas City Artist CoalitionArtist Show 1989UMKC Gallery of Art Spring 1987,1988Leedy Voulkes Art Center Kansas City, MO 1987Religious Art Show 3rd Annual Trinity Lutheran Church Mission, Kansas March 30 April 7 1985* Indicates Solo ExhibitsPrivate CollectionsSharon CaldwellKaren B. New York CitySue Apple, MissouriSue Miller, MissouriDeb Hillen, KansasSarah Randall, MissouriBrian Randall, MissouriWayne and Deana Hartman, KansasDale and Mary Randall,MissouriAWARDS AND HONORSBest Mixed Media Award Fine Arts Cultures Without Borders1999Honorable Mention KCRSHE Art Exhibit1989Selected for Public Arts Commission, Artistic Celebration for a New Millennium Mural Project Kansas City, Missouri 2000PUBLICATIONSTextbook for Young ArtistsThe Review, Kansas City, Missouri She sang of Freedom April Issue 2000The History of Art by Paul Conner Northboundwww.geocities.com/SoHo/Exhibit/5437/OAind.htmlQuilt Magic by Carolyn Hill 1999http://ecuador.junglevision.com/carolyn/qgallery-8.htm#brandall The Seasoned Hand: Homage to A Desert Spirit Mixed Media Art QuiltJuried OnLine Arts Festival www.jolaf.com/fiber.fabric.html The Internet Art Database dArt Fine ArtElectronic Cottage Gallerywww.electroniccottage.com/fiber_fabric.htmlArtful Gift Gallery"Pocket full of stones" mixed media collage www.artfulgift.com/quilts.htm Guest Artist Gallery http://www.sharyne.com/A-links.htmlShow +Tell: Open Studios-2000 by Potpourri Press. Imagining Pompeii mixed media collageThe Pitch Weekly 1991 published PhotographsMEMBERSHIPSSurface Design Association 1999-2000Textile Arts Net 2003Quilt Art membership online 1997-presentFiber Guild, Kansas City, Missouri 2000-2001Quilters Guild Greater Kansas City on-goingArtist Member of Kansas City Artists Coalition1990-94, 1996, 1999-2001Studio Art Quilt Associates 2000-2004 Nelson Atkins Museum of ART 2003Summit Art 2005 EDUCATIONSurface design workshop Kansas City Art InstituteSummer 2003Quilt/ Surface Design Symposium, Columbus, Ohio June 1998, 1999Graduate Women Artists Workshop Summer 1996University of Missouri-Kansas CityGraduate studies in Photography1990-1991 Bachelor of Arts - Studio Art and Art History 1990Painting,Drawing,SculptureLongview Community College Lees Summit, MissouriArtists as Mythmakers Conference Kansas City 1988Student Artist League 1987-1990Some professional student portfolio work destroyedSummer Painting workshop Kansas City Art Institute 1984