Deborah Kruger

Fibre Arts Take Two Interview

My First Live Interview in Australia Although I am no stranger to interviews, I had my first live artist interview on Fibre Art Take Two’s Friday Feature with Clarissa Callesen, a fiber and installation artist from the Seattle, Washington area. Clarissa has also attended 360 Xochi Quetzal International Artist Residency on Lake Chapala, Mexico, so […]

Voyage Raleigh

As you know, I have a studio in Durham, NC where I have family and textile colleagues. Voyage Raleigh contacted me for an interview and you will find it very personal. If you want to know more about aspects of my art practice, like challenges and inspirations, please click on the link to read the […]

Museum of Arts and Design acquires work by Deborah Kruger

A New Home for Accidentals and Ropa Pintada In a year full of sales, shows and prizes, here’s the best news yet. My favorite contemporary art museum in New York City, the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD), has acquired two of my environmental artworks. The mural titled Accidentals and the huipil-inspired Ropa Pintada will […]

Handwerken Magazine

You just never know where the next article is coming from I was contacted by a writer from the Netherlands last fall about being interviewed for Handwerken Magazine. She sent me many questions to answer and I sent her answers for the interview and images of my environmental artwork. One day my daughter’s sister-in-law (who has a […]

Museo de Arte & Diseño adquiere obra de Deborah Kruger

Un Nuevo hogar para Accidentals y Ropa Pintada En un año lleno de ventas, shows y premios, aqui esta la mayor noticia hasta el momento. My museo de arte contemporáneo favorito en la ciudad de Nueva York, el Museo de Arte & Diseño (MAD),ha adquirido  dos de mis obras de arte ambientales. El mural titulado […]

UPLIFT: Helping the Women of Mexico through Art

Before I tell you about all the wonderful Mexican women I work with, let me set the stage by telling you a little about me. When I was young, I spent many weekends making clothing from scratch with my mother, her twin (my Aunt Shirley) and my cousin Ellen. We worked in teams cutting out […]

Artist Talks with Deborah Kruger about her exhibition AVIANTO

Beginning on Saturday, September 3rd, artist Deborah Kruger will offer a series of three free artists talks at the main gallery of the Train Station Museum at the Gonzalez Gallo Cultural Center. Each Saturday at 12:30pm, Deborah will focus on a different aspect of her artwork. Saturday- September 3-12:30pm The first talk will center on […]

World Textile Association 25th Anniversary Exhibitions

During the first year I lived in Mexico, I work accepted into two exhibitions celebrating the World Textile Association (WTA) Biennial with the theme of Air. Butterfly Effect was accepted into the large format exhibition at the Diego Rivera Museum in Mexico City and Remnants 18 was included in the exhibition on Recyclability at the […]

2022 WTA Nuevo Aire

Remnants 18, 2011, 31 x 16.5 x 1”, fiber, encaustic, oilstick, paint, waxed linen, wire thread About: The World Textile Associate (WTA) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with fiber exhibitions at 23 venues in 13 countries. WTA selected Deborah’s piece titled Remnants 18, which is in the WTA collection.   Dates: Nov 19, 2022 – Feb […]

2022 X International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art: 25 Years WTA

Red Feather Basket 2, 2022, 10 x 10 x 10”, screen-printing on recycled plastic bags, sewing, wrapped cord, waxed linen thread About: The World Textile Associate (WTA) is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with fiber exhibitions at 23 venues in 13 countries. Deborah was invited to 25 Year WTA exhibit at MIFA in Miami with her […]