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Visiting Jun Tomita’s Studio

TranslatorA few days after the opening reception for Frequency, I had the opportunity to visit textile artist Jun Tomita’s studio. This visit was instigated by felt artist and one-woman Kyoto welcome wagoneer Jorie Johnson (thank you Jorie!), who accompanied Kristofer and I into the … Continue reading

07. March 2014 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Compagnie Marie Chouinard: Henri Michaux: Mouvements

Translator Amazing dance performance by Compagnie Marie Chouinard. Part of this year’s Fluid Festival in Calgary.

28. October 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Dan Whiting at Jarvis Hall Fine Art

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24. October 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Drawing textiles in Toronto | day two

Translator My second day in the archives at the Textile Museum of Canada was spent with a wool blanket and another catalogne, this one cut in two pieces. Having used an entire day on one piece, I tried to speed … Continue reading

28. June 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Drawing textiles in Toronto | day one

Translator I am in Toronto this week at the Textile Museum of Canada. I spent the day with this incredible, early-twentieth century piece of weaving from Quebec. I took notes on the spacing and order of unique colours in the … Continue reading

25. June 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Papergirl Calgary 2013 | Call to artists…

Translator  Papergirl Calgary is looking for three artists to produce three limited edition posters for Papergirl Calgary 2013. Learn more about the Papergirl movement and events surrounding this year’s Papergirl Calgary on their website. CHECK IT OUT!  

19. March 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Kristofer Kelly | new website

Translator Kristofer Kelly has a new website.

12. February 2013 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Seung Mo Park

Translator Using a process that could be the new definition of meticulous, Korean sculptor Seung Mo Park creates giant ephemeral portraits by cutting layer after layer of wire mesh. Each work begins with a photograph which is superimposed over layers of wire with … Continue reading

10. September 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Wendy MacNaughton | The Universe and Forever

Translator (happy anniversary my love x.) Wendy MacNaughton’s website

19. August 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Papergirl Calgary Opening Tonight!

Translator To learn more about the Papergirl Project HERE. See some of the fantastic submissions from Canada and around the world in the exhibition HERE.

09. August 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Papergirl Calgary Deadline Extended

Translator PAPERGIRL CALGARY DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED UNTIL FRIDAY THE 3RD OF AUGUST! Get us your work by Friday peeps! Here is where you can download the submission form: http://papergirlcalgary.tumblr.com/submissionform And make sure to join us at the … Continue reading

31. July 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Caroline Schofield | Thread and Pins

Translator Caroline Schofield is an artist living in Ireland. To see more of her work and learn about her recent experiments with thread and pins visit her website.

26. July 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Drawings by Elinore Uler

TranslatorMore HERE Thank you Christine Cheung

18. July 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Weft for Noise 1207

Translator I have finished staining the hemp and tied-ramie weft threads for Noise 1207. The results on the threads are dramatic and I think that they will work well with the organic randomized structure I have developed for these three … Continue reading

18. July 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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Sumi-e threads

Translator This week, I am applying sumi ink to hemp weft threads for a series of three panels to be woven on a Jacquard loom. This work is a continuation of my Noise series investigating structure/pattern iterations composed using random … Continue reading

16. July 2012 by Mackenzie Kelly-Frère
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