Printed, Painted and Dyed: The New Fabric Surface

July 4, 1978 – October 15, 1978

Renwick Gallery
1661 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor

Comprising 42 works by 31 craftsmen, all of whom are concerned with embellishment of preconstructed fabric through use of photo-silkscreen and color xerography as well as batik, fold-dye, direct and resist dye. Among the objects are quilts, clothing, yardages, soft sculpture, sleeping bags, wall hangings and a chess set.

Items are selected from shows organized by the Department of Creative Arts, Purdue University.