The Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum in Mesa, Arizona has selected textile artist Jean M. Judd of Cushing, Wisconsin for inclusion in the 35th Annual Contemporary Crafts Exhibition. Artwork selected for inclusion in the exhibit includes: Twirling Leaves #2. This year is Judd’s fourth time being included in this exhibition.
The show highlights the finest in contemporary crafts from around the country and is a benchmark of innovation and quality produced within traditional craft forms such as ceramics, fibers, basketry, metals, wood, glass, jewelry, paper making, and book arts. The exhibition's juror, Independent Curator Julie M. Muñiz of the Oakland Museum of California, selected forty-six artworks by thirty-five artists from a pool of 248 submissions.
The exhibition opens on February 14 and is open through April 13, 2014. The artists' reception and awards presentation is on February 14, 2014 from 7 to 10 pm. The address of the museum is:
Mesa Contemporary Arts Museum
One East Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85211
Visit the museum’s web site at http://www.mesaartscenter.com/index.php/museum/upcoming-art-exhibits/35thCraft for more information about the exhibition and museum or call 480-644-6501 to speak to Patty Haberman, Curator at Mesa Contemporary Arts.