GAY E. LASHER, Artist

Works In Fiber and Other Media

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Selected Resume

2016
  • Art of the State, Arvada Center For the Arts and the Humanities, Arvada, CO, Juried
  • Above and Beyond, SAQA Regional show, Lakewood Cultural Center, Lakewood, CO. Juried
  • Recurring Dream, Solo Show,Visions Art Museum, Sebastian Family Gallery, San Diego, CA, April 16-July 3, 2016
  • Portfolio, Best of 2015, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, online at www.artquilters.org. Juried
  • Radical Elements, Ruth Funk Center for Textile Arts, Melbourne, Florida, May 28, 2016 - August 27, 2016
2015
  • Playing In Traffic, Solo Show, aBuzz Gallery, Denver, CO.
  • A Taste of Art, Dairy Art Center, Boulder, CO, Juried. Second Place Award.
  • Pushing the Surface 2015, Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, Coshocton, OH, Invitational.
  • Then & Now, Solo Show, National Center For Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO
  • Form Not Function 2015, Carnegie Center for Art & History, New Albany, IN, Juried. Award of Excellence Presented by River City Fiber Artists
  • Portfolio, Best of 2014, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, online at www.artquilters.org. Juried
  • Cosmos, Imagining the Universe, Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, Dowell, MD, Juried.
  • Radical Elements, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, D.C.
2014
  • Portfolio, Best of 2013 FRCQ, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, online at www.artquilters.org, Juried.
  • Celebrating 25 Years of Front Range Contemporary Quilters, Dairy Center, Boulder, CO. Juried.
  • Art Quilt Elements, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, Pa. Juried.
  • Radical Elements, Cafritz Foundation Art Center, Maryland College, Silver Spring, Maryland, Juried.
  • Contemporary Fiber: Colorado Invitational 2014, Helikon Gallery, 3675 Wynkoop St., Denver, CO 80216.
  • Fiber Arts 2014, Infinity Art Gallery Online
  • ITAB: International Tech Style Art Biennial, San José Quilt Museum, San José, CA., Juried.
  • Contemporary Fiber, Colorado Invitational-2014, Helikon Gallery, Denver, CO., Invitational.
2013 2012
  • Facets of Fiber, John Jellico Gallery, Art Institute of Colorado, Denver, CO, Juried.
  • State of the Art, Susan K. Arndt Gallery, Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO, Invitational.
  • Studio Art Quilt Associates: Showcase, International Quilt Study Center & Museum, Lincoln, NE, Juried.
  • Third Annual Fiber Arts Show, Infinity Art Gallery Online, Juried.
  • Fiber Options 2012, MFA Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, Juried.
  • Facets of Fiber, John Jellico Gallery, Art Institute of Colorado, Denver, CO, Juried.
  • State of the Art, Susan K. Arndt Gallery, Red Rocks Community College, Lakewood, CO Invitational.
  • Front Range Contemporary Quilters, Denver Quilt Festival, Denver, CO, Invitational.
2011
  • Muses: Life's Inspirations, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO, Juried
  • The Art Quilt Experience, Stone Hill Quarry Art Park, Cazenovia, N.Y., Juried
  • Frontiers: Colorado Inspirations and the Innovative Fiber Art of FRCQ, Rocky Mt. Quilt Museum, Golden, CO, Juried.
  • Fantastic Fibers, Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, KY  Juried.
  • Quilt National '11, Dairy Barn, Athens, OH.  Juried.
  • America Celebrates!, Longmont Museum and Cultural Center, Longmont, CO. Invitational
  • Icebreaker 2.0, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO. Juried.
  • Quilts of the Rocky Mountain West, National Quilt Museum, Paducah, KY. Juried.
2010
  • 500 Quilts, At Houston International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX, Invitational.
  • Art Quilts XV:Needleplay, Vision Gallery/Chandler Art Center , Chandler, AZ, Juried.
  • Art Quilts Lowell 2010, The Brush Gallery and Artists' Studios, Lowell, MA. Juried.
  • Verse->Fiber, First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, CO. Invitational.
  • Cutting Edge, SAQA exhibit at Mancuso's Denver National Quilt Festival VI. Invitational.
  • Stitch.Design.Art, Old Firehouse Art Center, Longmont, CO, Juried.
2009
  • Rocky Mountain Quilt Festival, FRCQ Exhibit, Loveland, CO, Invitational.
  • Fabrics of Legacies, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, CO, Juried.
  • Colors of Life, Carnegie Art Center, Alliance NE, Juried.
2008
  • Altered Threads, Sangre de Cristo Art Center, Pueblo, CO, Juried.
  • Quilt Expressions, First Plymouth Congregational Church, Denver, CO, Invitational.
  • Don’t Fence Me In, Longmont Museum and Cultural Center, CO and traveling 2009-2011, Invitational.
2007
  • Fabrics of Legacies, Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, CO 2nd place, Juried.
2006
  • Spiritual Expressions In Fiber; Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum, Golden, CO, Juried.

Work In Print:

  • "The Architectural Quilts of Gay Lasher", Textiel Plus, October, 2014, The Netherlands
  • “Creation”SAQA Journal, Summer, 2014, p.18.
  • Contemporary Fiber, Colorado Invitational 2014, Helikon Gallery and Studios, Denver, CO, 2014, p. 28, 29.
  • Art Quilt Elements 2014, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, 2014, p. 40.
  • Radical Elements, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Storrs, CT, 2013, p. 18, 19.
  • Portfolio 2014, Front Range Contemporary Quilters, Denver, CO, 2013, p.36, 37.
  • "Marvin Fletcher on growing an art quilt collection" by Dana Jones, SAQA Journal, Volume 23 No.4, Fall 2013, pg. 7.
  • "Using Documentation to Enhance Art-Making Techniques" by Dana Jones, SAQA Journal, Volume 23 No.3, Summer 2013, pp. 24-25, 31.
  • Featured Artist, Studio Art Quilt Associates, July 2012
  • Portfolio 19, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc. 2012, Storrs, CT, p.136
  • "Quilt Invitational is top contemporary art show in Lincoln," Journal Star: Ground Zero, August 2012.
  • Portfolio 18, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Inc. 2011, Storrs, CT, p.125
  • The Studio Quilt, No. 6: State of the Art by Sandra Sider, CreateSpace, 2011, p. 18
  • Quilt National '11, The Best of Contemporary Quilts, Lark Crafts, An Imprint of Sterling Publishing Co., New York, 2011, p. 99.
  • Quilting Arts Magazine, April/May 2011, Issue 50, p. 52
  • America Celebrates!, Gallery Guide, Longmont Museum and Cultural Center, Longmont, CO, 2011
  • 500 Art Quilts, Lark Books, Sterling Publishing Co., New York, London, 2010, p.221
  • SAQA Journal, V.19, No. 2,Spring 2009, p.7
  • Denver Post, March 30, 2008, 5B
  • Longmont Times-Call, Arts and Entertainment Magazine, March 21, 2008 p.1

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Member

  • Front Range Contemporary Quilters
  • Surface Design Association
  • Studio Art Quilt Associates

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