This is a list of upcoming talks, exhibits, show openings and book signings on Salley Mavor’s schedule. The Pocketful of Posies Traveling Exhibit is listed on its own page.
2018 EVENT SCHEDULE
Screening of Liberty and Justice: A Cautionary Tale in the Land of the Free
Woods Hole Film Festival, Monday, July 30, 5:30 pm
Old Woods Hole Fire Station, Water St., Woods Hole, MA
The film will be shown along with a group of other short films in a program titled Shorts: Break Away.
Liberty and Justice: New Artwork by Salley Mavor
Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA – September 9 – October 31, 2018
Artist Reception: Sunday, September 9, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
The exhibit will include dramatic narratives and collective portraits that address cultural, religious and political forces in the world, from the past to the present. The works, all rendered in needle and thread, explore the irony and tragedy, as well as the beauty of the human struggle. On display will be framed bas-relief embroidered pieces, photographs of doll-house sized politically satirical scenarios, 3-dimensional figures, and the stop-motion animated film, Liberty and Justice: A Cautionary Tale in the Land of the Free.
TWISTED, TWINED, AND WOVEN: Contemporary Fiber Art
Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit, MA
November 2 – December 22, 2018
Opening Reception, Friday, November 2, 4:30-6:00pm
Local fiber and textile artists find unexpected new ways to work with traditional materials on the theme of interconnections and things we have in common across cultures. The exhibit will include Salley Mavor’s embroidered pieces.