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The Gold Standard of Fiber and Textile Art at the Westbeth Art Gallery

The Gold Standard of Fiber and Textile Art will be a juried exhibition of works created by members of the Textile Study Group of New York (TSGNY). This exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Westbeth Artists Community. The focus of this exhibit is to highlight the diversity of style and techniques in the work of TSGNY artists. Both two- and three-dimensional work will be considered. Approximately seventy works will be chosen anonymously from among the entries.

Eligibility: All 2019-2020 full members of TSGNY are eligible to enter this juried exhibition. Newsletter members must upgrade to full membership in order to be eligible. If you are not a current member, you may participate in the exhibition by joining online. Each member may submit three works (and a detail image for each work).

Entry Fee: $40 (non-refundable).

Submission deadline: Sun. Nov 24, 2019
Acceptance notification:  
Fri. Dec 20, 2019
Artwork delivered: 
Tues. Jan 28, 2020, 5-7PM or Wed. Jan 29, 2020, 9AM-5PM
Show opens: 
Wed. Feb 5, 2020 (with reception)
Show closes: 
Sun. Feb 23, 2020
Pick up of work:  Sun. Feb 23, 2020, 6-10PM
Shipped artwork:
Begins Mon. Feb 24-25, 2020

Click here for complete prospectus and guidelines.

Venue: The WestbethArt Gallery, 55 Bethune Street, New York, NY 10014
Opening reception is open to the public:
Wednesday evening, February 5, 2020. 
Exhibition Dates:
Wednesday, February 5, 2020  to Sunday, February 23, 2020.
The gallery is open Wednesday – Sunday: 1-6pm; closed Monday and Tuesday.

The Textile Study Group of New York, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation registered with New York State. The mission of TSGNY is to educate and promote a wider appreciation of fiber art among the larger art community and the public in general and to inspire and support artists who share a mutual commitment to fiber as a medium for artistic expression. To join or renew your membership click here:  TSGNY.


Deadline 11/24/2019
Contact Name The Textile Study Group of New York
Contact Email [email protected]