International Fiber Arts VIII, 28 July to 3 Sept 2017 — Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol CA Biennial exhibition, in collaboration with Surface Design Association, for national and international artists doing innovative and traditional fiber art work, contemporary concepts using either traditional or unusual materials. My piece, Rams Horns, was accepted into this exhibition. Jurors: Wendy Lugg, Jason Pollen and Eszter Bornemisza. Link: FIBER ART VIII International Biennial Fiber Arts Exhibition
MODERN LOVE/MODERN SAMPLER was shown at World of Threads Festival, Living Arts Centre, Mississauga, Ontario October 2016 “Amusing, moving… a tale of a broken heart”– Kit Lang Art
Middle section MODERN SAMPLER An Art of Love triptych Rescued antique table linens, embroidery floss 54 x 12 inches 2016 I was googling World of Threads to find dates and locations and I found this commentary on my work, MODERN SAMPLER. “This piece is by Barbara Bryn Klare, called ‘Modern Sampler.’ BSP found it very amusing, I found it quite moving – both of us agreed it was a tale
MEMORY OF A RAM was displayed at FIBER ART VIII: International Biennial Fiber Arts Exhibition in collaboration with Surface Design Association, Sebastopol Center for the Arts in Sebastopol CA July 2017 and I C E L A N D :: blue at Underground Gallery, Art Works Downtown, San Rafael CA Feb 2017
ICE CREAM AND CAKE was donated to the Breast Cancer Resource Center and shown at Art Bra Austin, Palmer Events Center, Austin TX May 2016 “whimsical in appearance with strategically placed pompoms”– Breast Cancer Resource Center
Reimagining seemingly banal street objects into outdoor sculptures using rescued textiles for the Transforming Street Objects from Your Street to Main Street exhibit at Site:Brooklyn in the Gowanus district December 2015.
I am two with nature. –Woody Allen COLLECTION OF NATURAL BRUSHES was shown at Wabi Sabi, O’Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley CA June 2015 and Crop Up, 3rd St Village, San Francisco CA April 2017