The Dairy Barn Arts Center Presents Quilt National '19 & 40 Year Celebration Events
The Dairy Barn Arts Center presents Quilt National, The Best in Contemporary Quilts. Quilt National ’19 will be open on May 25 – September 2, 2019, This celebrates 40 years of Quilt National since opening in 1979 as the first exhibition for The Dairy Barn Arts Center.
Quilt National ‘19 features over 84 artists representing 28 states and 7 foreign countries. The Quilt National ’19 jurors were Françoise Barnes, co-founder of Quilt National; Carolyn Ducey, curator of collections at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Judy Kirpich, Quilt National Award winning Artist.
Over 700 quilts by 375 artists from 19 countries and 40 U.S. States were reviewed to select 84 of The Best of Contemporary Quilts in the world,” stated Holly Ittel, Director of Quilt National and Exhibitions at The Dairy Barn Arts Center. “I am overjoyed by the collection; it is diverse in content and artistic intention that is intriguing to study. In addition to Quilt National ’19, The Dairy Barn Arts Center to celebrate 40 years of Quilt National with host exhibitions, workshops and QuiltFest.
* Please confirm directly with the promoter or box office to ensure event details have not changed.
May 24, opening 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tues - Sun 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Until Sept 2, 2019