June 30th, 2011
For the next month, the six artists in residence at the Textile Arts Center in Brooklyn will be showing their work, prepared over the last six months through their residencies. Among them, my dear friend and collaborator Denise Maroney will present the “first burka show in NYC.” Denise has been studying and creating burkas as both fashion items and symbols throughout her residency. Whatever your take on the controversial garment, it should be an interesting and conversation-provoking exhibit. Details below.