TITLE

IN SEARCH OF "QUILTNESS"

AUTHOR(S)
Malarcher, Patricia
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Spring92, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the art form of quilting. It discusses the use of color in quilts and describes different techniques of constructing quilts, such as using pieces of fabric or whole cloths. The book "A Thousand Plateaus: Capitalism and Schizophrenia" by Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattaria is mentioned and the work of the quilter Elizabeth Busch is explored. Other artists mentioned in the article include Steve Silver, Brian Sauvé, and Mike Wilkins. The characteristics of the U.S. and their relationship to quilts are addressed and the philosophical aspects of quilting are analyzed.
ACCESSION #
32875066

 

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