PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
Surface Design Association (SDA)  surfacedesign.org/
Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA)   saqa.org/
North Coast Artists Guild   northcoastartistsguild.com/
Gualala Arts Center   gualalaarts.org/
Mendocino Art Center   mendocinoartcenter.org/
Maryland Federation of Art   mdfedart.com/
Berkeley Art Center   berkeleyartcenter.org/
Textile Arts Council (TAC), Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco   textileartscouncil.org/
San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles   sjquiltmuseum.org/
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco   asianart.org/
Society for Asian Art   societyforasianart.org/
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)  sfmoma.org/

PUBLICATIONS
My books and articles have been published academically and commercially since the 1970s in a variety of fields. I have served as a contributing editor and consulting editor for magazines, journals, and encyclopedias.

Article on bojagi and Youngmin Lee: https://www.throughourhands.co.uk/2017/01/28/bojagi-traditional-and-contemporary-fiber-art-from-korea/

Post on textiles in Poland for Textile Society of America's blog: https://textilesocietyofamerica.org/6416/a-citys-history-and-a-familys-history-woven-together-in-poland/

Art blog since January 2014: http://exploringtheheartofit.weebly.com/ and https://mirkaart.com/exploringtheheartofit/

"So You're Thinking of Blogging," SAQA Journal (parts 1 and 2, winter and spring 2015)

"Papermaking in Bhutan," Fiber Arts (vol. 36, no. 1, summer 2009)

CURATORIAL
"East-West Conversations in Fiber," Sierra Arts Gallery, Reno NV, July 2 - 31, 2018. Curator.

"Korean Voices in Fiber: Translating Tradition into Contemporary Art," traveling exhibition: EBHQ Voices in Cloth, Craneway Pavilion, Pt. Richmond CA, March 17 -18, 2018; Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael CA, June 6 - 25, 2017; Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol CA, July 28 - September 3, 2017; Gualala Arts Center, Gualala CA, October 6 - November 18, 2017. Co-curator.

“Inspirations II” (SAQA, Northern California/Northern Nevada), FiberSpace, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, San Jose CA, April 30 to June 26, 2016. Co-curator.

 

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