The Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery will present a selection of quilts from Quilt National ‘09 from November 12, 2009 – January 17, 2010. This exhibit is produced and circulated by the Dairy Barn Southeastern Ohio Cultural Arts Center in Athens, Ohio. The exhibition is the 16th biennial juried exhibition of innovative quilts and demonstrates the transformations taking place in the world of quilting by some of the most talented contemporary quilt artists from around the world. Quilt National Director Kathleen M. Dawson will lead a tour of the exhibition on November 13 from noon – 1 p.m.
Featured artists include Bob Adams, Sue Akerman, Sue Benner, David Brackett, Pat Budge, Beth Carney, Shin-hee Chin, Liz DeBellis, (Canton), Gabriella D’Italia, Pamela Fitzsimons, Andrée Fredette, Barbara Oliver Hartman, Anna Hergert, Ann Johnston, Jessica Jones, Catherine Kleeman, Hsin Chen Lin, Shulamit Liss, Kathleen Loomis, Kathleen McCabe, Judith Plotner, Clare Plug, Judy Rush (Bexley), Joan Schulze, Anne Smith, Christine Tedesco, Karina Thompson, Kent Williams, Erin M. Wilson, and Kathy York.