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ARTAPESTRY2

In Events on January 25, 2010 at 8:46 pm

Making the speech

Artapestry 2, the international juried touring tapestry exhibition, opened at Nordjyllands Kunstmuseum in Aalborg, Denmark, on Friday November 7.

I gave an opening speech on behalf of European Tapestry Forum, which is behind this initiative.

My tapestry “Daheim” was one of 44 works by 33 artists from 14 countries.

"Daheim"

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American Tapestry Biennial 6

In Events on July 26, 2007 at 3:20 am

San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles,

San Jose, California, USA

April – July 2007

left to center: Ane Henriksen, To Tremble; Joyce Hayes, Scenes from Childhood, Patricia Dunn, Quincunx: Surrounding 5; Thomas Cronenberg, Tommy Series.

Photography from American Tapestry Alliance

RED

In Events on July 26, 2007 at 3:11 am

Textile Museum, Washington D.C.

2 February 2007 – 8 July 2007

TOMMY USA

From Textile museum description for the exhibit “RED “-

Red is a potent color. This exhibition explored the uses and meanings of red in textiles across time and place. From the pre-Columbian high Andes to the 21st-century streets of New York, red textiles are a compelling symbol, representing passion, power, status and human emotion itself.
Before the invention of synthetic dyes, achieving this highly evocative color in textiles was no easy task. The difficulty of its production heightened the importance and allure of red cloth which became a prestige commodity in many societies. The textiles on view illustrated the complex usage of red – not only to denote prestige, but also to celebrate love and beauty, to protect against evil, to promote good fortune and to mark life cycle passages such as marriage and death. The earliest textile in the exhibition was more than 2,500 years old while the most recent was less than five. Objects shown in RED included an ancient Peruvian tunic border fragment, a Turkish velvet panel, a Navajo rug, a couture ball gown, an AIDS Awareness ribbon and a series of photographs depicting the use of red textiles in contemporary life.

Artapestry Exhibition

In Events on December 26, 2006 at 7:20 pm

Angers 2006

“Tommy” can be seen at 1:39 minutes, watch for it.

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Artapestry 2005

In Events on December 30, 2005 at 3:04 am

Aalborg

2005

TOMMY DEUTSCH - Picture from the European Tapestry Forum

11th Triennial of Tapestry

In Events on October 31, 2004 at 2:40 am

Lodz, Poland

24 May – 31 October 2004

The opening day of the Tapestry Triennial in the Central Museum of Textiles, a former textile mill

The Tommy series hanging at the Tapestry Triennial in Lodz

Bildgewebe und Skulpturen

In Events on March 7, 2004 at 2:53 am

Torhaus Wellingsbüttel, Hamburg, Germany

15 February – 7 March 2004

Three portraits in the "Tommy" series look on as the private view at the Torhaus is opened officially with a short classical recital

Guest speaker Peter Horn gives the opening speech at the private view

At the private view infront of my tapestry entitled A Memory remains

Processes

In Events on December 6, 2003 at 2:43 am

Riverside Gallery, Old Town Hall, Richmond, London

3 Nov – 6 Dec 2003

A shot through the door into the gallery from the entrance hall of the Old Town Hall, Richmond, London

Me in front of "Patchwork Identity - Identity Patchwork" Riverside Gallery, London

In front of two of the "Tommy" series in Riverside Gallery

Talking in the Gallery