2022 WTA Nuevo Aire

Remnants 18, 2011, 31 x 16.5 x 1”, fiber, encaustic, oilstick, paint, waxed linen, wire thread


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 12, 2023

Location: Galeria de las Esculturas
Avenida Rafael Murillo Vidal s/n,
Campo Nuevo, Xalapa Veracruz 91069
Tel. 2288137753

Opening Reception: Saturday November 19th 

More information: http://jex.ivec.gob.mx/

See my blog for further commentary: https://deborahkruger.com/world-textile-association-25t

2022 Rufino Tamayo Bienal XIX

About: The Rufino Tamayo Bienal XIX was interrupted due to Covid. This Bienal features the top 50 painters in Mexico and the traveling exhibition will end at the Museo de Arte Contemporáneo Internacional Rufino Tamayo, Mexico City, Mexico this summer. Deborah’s piece, Abandon was chosen for this exhibition. 

Dates: July 9 – August 14, 2022

Location: Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Oaxaca (MACO)
Calle Macedonio Alcalá 202, RUTA INDEPENDENCIA, Centro, 68000 Oaxaca de Juárez, Oaxaca, MEXICO

Hours: Wednesday – Monday 10:30am – 7:45pm

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 9, 2022 

More information: https://museomaco.org/ 


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 new Red Feather Basket 2 featuring her signature recycled plastic feathers.

Dates:Nov 3 – Dec 15, 2022

Location: Miami International Fine Art (MIFA)
5900 NW 74 Ave. Miami FL. 33166
Phone: 305.470.0009

Opening Reception: Thursday Nov 3rd

More information: https://wta-online.org/blog/x-biennial-of-contemporary-textile-art-wta-25-years/

2022 Avianto

About: A traveling exhibition of Deborah Kruger’s artwork titled Plumas will open at the Central Cultural Gonzalez Gallo also known locally as the Train Station Museum in Chapala and travel to three other museums in Jalisco for the next year. Deborah is excited to bring her latest artwork about endangered birds and languages to her friends and fans in Chapala.

Dates: May 14, 2022 – September 30, 2022

Location: Train Station Museum
Gonzalez Gallo 1500
Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 14, 2022 at noon

More information: https://deborahkruger.com/avianto-krugers-new-solo-exhibition-opens-at-the-train-station-chapala/

2021 Plumas

About: Deborah Kruger’s upcoming solo exhibition Plumas will inaugurate a new space at the Proyectos Galería Mexico City. Deborah is delighted to bring her latest work on materialism and ecology to Mexico City. The show will open in-person at 7pm on Saturday November 6th, 2021 and will be available for virtual viewing on Artsy.net/Dab-Art until February 15th, 2022.

Dates: November 6th – December 11, 2021

Location: PRPGmx Gallery
Calle Lucerna 1, Interior 100
Colonia Juarez, CDMX

Opening Reception: Saturday, November 6, 2021 6-10 pm

On-line exhibition on Artsy: November 6, 2021 to February 15, 2022

2021 Van Gogh Art Gallery

About: The Van Gogh Art Gallery in Madrid contacted me last fall wanting to show my work at their gallery and also at an art fair in Paris. The art fair was delayed until this coming September due to the pandemic. I am delighted to have my work at an exhibition in Spain. Do not underestimate the power of social media, especially Instagram, where the curators found my work.

Dates: July 20, 2021 – August 8, 2021

Location: Van Gogh Art Gallery
C/DE Las Hileras, 6
28013 Madrid, Spain

More information: https://www.vangoghartgallery.es/deborah-kruger/

2021 Centro Cultural Mexiquense Bicentenario

About:  The Rufino Tamayo Museum in Mexico City is presenting their prestigious Bienal. The second stop of this touring show will be at the Centro Cultural Mexiquense Bicentenario in Texcoco, Mexico. 51 artists were accepted to the exhibition and my piece, Abandon has been chosen.  The last venue for this traveling exhibition will be the Rufino Tamayo Museum in Mexico City.

Dates: July 1, 2021 – August 22, 2021

Location: Centro Cultural Mexiquense Bicentenario 
Carretera Federal, Lechería-los Reyes Km. 14.3, 56250 Texcoco, Méx., MEXICO

Hours: Monday – Sunday 8:00am – 8:00pm

Opening Reception: Opening Thursday, July 1st, 2021

More information: https://www.facebook.com/ccmbcultura/

2021 Museo de Arte de Celaya Octavio Ocampo

About: The Rufino Tamayo Museum in Mexico City is presenting their prestigious Bienal. The touring show will third stop will be at the Museo de Arte de Celaya Octavio Ocampo. 51 artists were accepted to the exhibition and my piece, Abandon has been chosen. The final stop of the Bienal will be at the Rufino Tamayo Museum in Mexico City.  

Dates: September 10, 2021 – November 27, 2021

Location: Museo de Arte de Celaya Octavio Ocampo
Calle Álvaro Obregón 203, Col. Centro, 38000 Celaya, Gto., MEXICO

Hours: Tuesday – Sunday 10:00am – 6:00pm

Opening Reception:  Friday September 10, 2021

More information: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Museo-Octavio-Ocampo/1628352910747740

2021 Artists for Conservation

About:  Artists for Conservation is the world’s leading group of artists supporting the environment. Founded in 1997, the non-profit organization comprises a membership of 500 of the world’s most gifted nature artists from 27 countries, across five continents. Our mission is to support wildlife and habitat conservation and environmental education through art that celebrates nature. 

My piece Accidentals has been chosen for the Virtual Exhibition and Catalogue.

Wildlife Artist of the Year is an internationally renowned art competition and exhibition often referred to as the ‘Oscars of international wildlife art.

Dates of the Virtual Wildlife Artist of the Year Exhibition 2021: 

Tuesday May 25, 2021 – 5pm on Tuesday June 29, 2021

More information: www.artistsforconservation.org

2021 Manifold Global

About:  Manifold Global is a new international on-line exhibition gallery. The co-Founders are Emily Strong and Matthew Pring. I have just had three pieces accepted for their upcoming show titled ABSTRACTION

Accidentals, along with Casanare and Turbulence will all appear in a show entitled Abstraction organized by Manifold Global, an international on-line gallery.Click on the link to take a 3-D tour of the exhibition. I was sceptical about attending the virtual opening but in fact, it was a great experience and I had some wonderful conversations with the other artists and curators.

Dates: Friday June 4-Thursday August 5, 2021 

More information: https://manifoldglobal.com/

When you open this link, go down to the red box and Click to Enter Group Exhibition. From there you will be able to take a virtual tour of the Abstraction show: https://manifoldglobal.com/abstraction