2014 is an exciting year for Lonsdale Gallery’s exceptional fibre artist Amanda McCavour!  McCavour has received the Best Artwork Award at the 2014  Scythia 10: International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art.   Her work has also been featured in Elle India, and on the cover of  the January issue of Shuttle, Spindle & Dyepot magazine.
Recent exhibitions include:

Burden of Proof at Lonsdale Gallery (June 19 – August 10, 2014)

Stories in Thread at University of Toronto Faculty Club, exclusive two-person exhibition with Kate Jackson (July 1 – 31, 2014)

Game Changers at the Fuller Craft Museum in Brocton, MA (July 5 – November 23, 2014)

Studious at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto (January 25 – April 6, 2014)

Fail-Safe: Discomforts On Home at the Craft Alliance in St. Louis, MO, (February 2014).

McCavour recently completed her Masters degree from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.   She is the recent recipient of scholarships from  the Canadian Federation of University Women, The Ontario Crafts Council and a Dean’s Grant from Temple University.

Amanda McCavour’s thesis exhibition was on view at Temple Contemporary at the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, PA, between March 26–29, 2014.

We congratulate Amanda on her accomplishments and very much look forward to new work from this brilliant artist!
View of Amanda McCavour’s massive installation in Studious at the Harbourfront Centre Gallery.

 

 

 

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