Recent Exhibitions


About: This exhibition features the work of five North Carolina artists whose work addresses issues related to materiality and process. Deborah Kruger will be joined by Gibby Waitzkin, Reni Gower, Jackie MacLeod and Holden Richards.

Dates:November 8, 2019 – January 3, 2020

Location: Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701

Opening Reception: Friday, November 15, 2019  6-8pm

More information: or call 919.560.2787


About: This exhibition will be held in conjunction with the Surface Design Association
Conference and features the work of SDA members. It was curated by Jo Stealey of the
University of Missouri and Jim Arendt of Coastal Carolina University.

Dates: September 20, 2019 – October 23, 2019

Location: St. Louis Artists’ Guild, 12 Jackson Avenue, Clayton, MO 63105

Opening Reception: October 3, 2019

More information: or call 314-727-6266



About: This international bi-annual exhibition showcases innovative and contemporary fiber art from around the world. This year, the show was curated by an international team including Janet DeBoer from Australia, Jorie Johson from Japan and Gerhardt Knodel from the US, all thought leaders in the field of textiles.

Dates: August 2, 2019 – September 8, 2019

Location: Sebastopol Center for the Arts, 282 South High Street, Sebastopol, CA 95472

Opening Reception: August 2, 2019, 4:30pm

More information: or call 707-829-4797


About: This is the 23 rd in an ongoing series of triennial exhibitions curated this year by Sonya Clark, Distinguished Fellow at Virginia Commonwealth University and Jane Sauer, Artist and Gallerist

Dates:May 31- August 24, 2019

Location: Contemporary Craft, Pittsburg, PA

More information:

See the opening event coverage by Deborah Kruger:

Fiberart International Opening-10 Days Left to see the Triennial


About: How to transform plastic bags to DIY items for home and personal use.  Bring your stash of plastic bags!

When: Saturday, November 9, 2019  10am-12:30 pm

Location: Durham Arts Council, 120 Morris Street, Durham, NC 27701

To resgister: or call 919.560.2787

TERRA inFIRMA: Art That Sounds an Alarm for the Planet

About: Deborah Kruger’s piece “Harbinger,” with imagery of endangered birds and text of endangered languages will be exhibited with other artists`work focusing on climate change. Read More about the exhibit

Dates: Runs through June 28, 2019

Location:  Dr. Bernard Heller Museum at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, 1 West Fourth St., New York, NY  Website:

TURBULENCE: Birds, Beauty, Language & Loss

About: Solo exhibition debuting her new body of work using fused plastic bags. The exhibition included works on the wall, a floor installation, sculpture, prints and an artist book. Read more about this exhibit. 

Dates: Saturday August 4 – Saturday September 15, 2018 

Location: Chapala Cultural Center “Antigua Presidencia” in downtown Chapala


About: This 3-person exhibition features artists who all incorporate patterning into their artwork. See work in fiber, digital and encaustic by Deborah Kruger, sculpture and relief work by Terry Hays and mixed media objects by Kathy Robinson-Hays
Dates: November 9 – December 11, 2015

Location: Mountain View College, Dallas, TX

FLIGHT PATTERNS:  International Fiber Exhibition

About: The Hartsfield-Jackson Airport Art Program has welcomed this 1-year international exhibition that features artists pushing the boundaries of fiber
Dates: April 30, 2014 – May 5, 2015
Location: Atlanta International Airport, Terminal T-13
Juror: Dorothy Moye, Independent Curator



FLIGHT PATTERNS:  International Traveling Fiber Exhibition

About: This traveling international exhibition features artists pushing the boundaries of fiber
Dates: May 14, 2015 – July 31, 2015
Location: Georgia State University, Welch Art and Design Galleries
Juror: Dorothy Moye, Independent Curator

Watch this video about Kruger`s piece Migration