Upcoming Exhibits and Lectures
American Tapestry Biennial 9 Group Show
Jan. 12 to Feb 23, 2013 at
Fort Wayne Museum of Art
311 East Main St. Fort Wayne, IN
260 422 6467
Opening reception Fri. Jan.18, 2013
January - March 2013
Textile Museum of Oaxaca
Hidalgo 917 Centro 68000 Oaxaca Mexico
(951) 501 11 04
Exhibition & conference opening Jan. 18th & 19th
12 American artists showing with 12 of the best Mexican weavers.
& traveling to
November 22, 2013 through January 2014
Peter Gray Art Museum
Centro Universidad de la Costa
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Brennan/Maffei Tapestry Workshop & Lecture
May 22, 23, 24, 2013
Dutch Reformed Church
Church St., New Baltimore NY 12124
10:30 TO 4:30, Wed-Fri
Public Lecture Thurs - May 23 -6:30 to 8 PM
Archie Brennan and Susan Martin Maffei have exhibited, taught, designed and woven classic tapestry in many countries worldwide. They have recently made their home in New Baltimore, NY. They have practiced this medium over a joint 90 years and are planning their first local teaching workshop this year in the hall of the Dutch Reform Church. There will also be a public lecture in conjunction with the workshop.
The workshop will be open to both aspiring and practicing tapestry weavers addressing technical & design principals. All equipment and materials are provided during the sessions. Fee for the 3 days of study is $255 plus a $25 fee for materials.
For further information please contact Brennan-Maffei at email email@example.com or at telephone # 518-756-5476.
You can check out some examples of tapestries, educational pages and a listing of shows and workshops in other locations on this website and at www.susanmartinmaffei.com
Susan is participating in the travel show
“The New Art of the Loom” curated by Dirk Holger
June 1 2013 - Museum of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Aug. 29 – Oct 6, 2013 City Gallery of Gatineau, Canada
Spring 2014 - Museum of Loveland, Colorado
Summer 2014 - Appleton Museum of Ocala, Florida
Fall 2014 - Fuller Craft Museum of Brockton, Massachusetts
2015 will include venues in Louisville, Kentucky
and George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia.
Exact dates to follow.
August 23rd to September 22, 2013
Ottawa School of Arts/
Ecole d'art d'Ottowa Gallery in Shenkman Centre
Ottawa, Canada ON K1E 0A1
Reception Aug. 25th
Brennan & Maffei Woven Tapestry
Archie will be showing the Dersu Uzala Series &
Susan will be showing the entire New York Times Series
September 7, 2013- January 5, 2014
"Wrap Me Up From the Feet: tradition and contemporary carpets in context with Teotitlan"
includes artists from Azerbaijan, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the US. as well as objects from the Museum collection.
Museo Textil de Oaxaca
Hidalgo917 Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico
September 20, 21 and 22, 2013
Intermediate tapestry workshop for
La Triennale Internationale des Arts Textiles at
Moon Rain Centre
for more information see www.moonrain.ca
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept 18th through October 26th, 2013
“The Partnership of Tapestry”
Two person show of Archie and Susan
Opening reception Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, 1pm-4pm
Clifton Arts Center & Sculpture Park
900 Clifton Ave
Clifton, NJ 07013