THSG SPEAKER SERIES at the Historic “Y” concludes in February

Start:
February 22, 2017 7:00 pm
End:
February 22, 2017 8:00 pm
Venue:
Historic "Y"
Address:
738 N 5th Ave, Tucson
tapestryThe SPEAKERS SERIES of FIBER ARTISTS concludes with Final Artist.
The Historic Y  is located at  738 N. 5th Avenue in Tucson.
Date & Time: February 22, 2017, 7PM
Speaker: Deborah Corsini ( wedge weave )
Topic  Behind the Scenes: A Curator’s Perspective

In her eight year tenure as the curator of the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles (SJMQT) Deborah Corsini created and installed a variety of exhibitions including historic quilts from the museum’s collection to traveling exhibitions like Quilt National and Fiberarts International to creating unique thematic shows such as Changing Landscapes: Contemporary Chinese Fiber Art and Milestones: Textiles of Transition. This lecture will showcase some exhibition highlights and amazing textiles.

Deborah will also be presenting a workshop on February 23. Click here for more information  Wedge Weave Workshop.

Directions to and information about the HISTORIC Y can be found on http://thehistoricy.com/calendar/main-calendar/.
There are parking maps on their web site. Wednesday was chosen as there are no other large events happening on those nights — Rogue Theater or Zuzi’s Dance.  So parking will probably be fine but carpooling is encouraged.