Monday, October 03, 2011

Quilt Visions 2012: Brainstorms

Deadline: February 13, 2012 (ONLINE)

Quilt Visions 2012: Brainstorms
Visions Art Museum: Contemporary Quilts + Textiles

San Diego, CA
October 20, 2012 - February 17, 2013

Quilt Visions 2012: Brainstorms will be presented for the first time at the Visions Art Museum: Contemporary Quilts + Textiles in San Diego, California. This is the 12th international, juried Quilt Visions biennial. The jurors will select work that exemplifies innovation in quilting and surface design techniques as well as excellence in composition and craftsmanship. A full color exhibition catalog will be published.

Visions members may submit up to three (3) entries of high quality art quilts.
Entries must have been completed on or after January 1, 2010.
Only one quilt by each artist can be selected.
Quilts for sale are strongly preferred but Not for Sale (NFS) works may be entered.

How to Enter:
All entries must be submitted online at

Entries must consist of one overall digital image and one detail digital image for each entry submitted. Digital images must be saved as high quality JPEG images with 1800 pixels on the longest side.
Online entries accepted: January 1, 2012 - February 13, 2012.

Visions Art Museum members: $30 (U.S.) for up to 3 entries.
Non-members: $75 (U.S.) for up to 3 entries includes one year individual membership in Visions Art Museum.

Kate Lenkowsky is an independent scholar, freelance writer and quilt-maker. In 2008, Indiana University Press published her award winning book, Contemporary Quilt Art: An Introduction and Guide, which has become the definitive source for contemporary quilts and artists.
Jane Przybysz is Executive Director of the McKissick Museum of the University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC. She was, until recently, the Executive Director of the San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles in San Jose, CA.
Kent Williams is an award winning contemporary quilter. His art quilts have appeared in numerous juried exhibitions including Quilt Visions, Quilt National and ArtQuilt Elements.

For full information go to
For general questions contact Beth Smith at
For technical questions about the online system contact Lisa Ellis at

Beth Smith
Executive Director
Visions Art Museum
2825 Dewey Road, Suite 100
San Diego CA 92106
Phone 619-546-4872