Joanne Arnett, 2016
Andrea Donnelly, 2014
Olivia Valentine, 2012
Sharon Kallis, 2010
Stephen Beal, 2008
Andrea Vander Kooij, 2006
Elana Herzog, 2004
Soonran Youn, 2002
Sonya Clark, 2000
Tomoko Ishida, 1998
Kyoung Ae Cho, 1997
Marcie Miller Gross, 1996
Frances Dorsey, 1995

Andrea Vander Kooij: 2006
Lillian Elliott Award Recipient

 

Recent Work - 2008

Bloom (from the series "I want to tell you everything"), 2008
76” x 86”
Found quilt, appliquéd with floral motifs from vintage bed sheet and embroidered by hand.

Heavily mildewed and stained, partially finished quilt found on the street in the artist's neighborhood. Discarded along with photo albums and knick knacks when an elderly neighbor died. Embellished and finished by the artist.

Andrea Vander Kooij - Bloom (detail)
Andrea Vander Kooij, Detail - Bloom, 2008.


Andrea Vander Kooij - Bloom
Andrea Vander Kooij, Bloom.

 

Work Submitted for the 2006 Lillian Elliott Award

Balaclava for Looking in the Same Direction (from the series "Garments for Forced Intimacy"), 2006
Knitted wool yarn.

Andrea Vander Kooij - Balaclava for Looking in the Same Direction
Andrea Vander Kooij, Balaclava for Looking in the Same Direction, 2006.

 

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