A panel discussion exploring wearable art’s impact in relation to education, fashion, exhibitions, and the artist’s own creative experience, moderated by Petra Slinkard, The Nancy B. Putnam Curator of Fashion and Textiles at the Peabody-Essex Museum. Petra will be joined by Barbara Broudo, former Director of Archives & Museum at Endicott College; Suzanne Ramljak, longtime editor of Metalsmith magazine and curator of the Fuller Craft Museum’s exhibition, Uneasy Beauty: Discomfort in Contemporary Adornment; Anne Lee, author of Artistry in Fiber, Wearable Art; and Christine Gauthier-Kelley, a silk painter and artist who was an early member of the seARTS Wearable Art group and participant in Celebrate Wearable Art starting in 2011.
Space is limited, reservations required. $12 CAM/seARTS members/$15 nonmembers. Tickets are available on Eventbrite or by calling (978) 283-0455 x10 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.