About the Artist

   

 

Peggy Sexton Resume

Awards

2014
29th National Contemporary Craft Competition & Exhibition, Denton, TX – 1000 Artisans Textiles – Judge's Cash Award

2012
International Quilt Show, Houston, TX –Stitch-in-Time Fashion Show – Judge's Choice Award

2010
Rockport Publishers, Inc, Beverly, MA – 1000 Artisans Textiles

18 Hands Gallery, Houston, TX – Focus on Fiber – Honorable Mention

2007
Tubac Center of the Arts, Tubac, AZ – Alterations – ProChemical & Dye Inc. Award for Excellent Use of Textile Paint

2004
Houston Area Fiber Artists, Houston, TX – Destinations – Best of Show

Victoria Art Alliance, Victoria, TX – Fabrics of Our Culture – 2nd Art Cloth & 2nd Place Wearable Surface Design

2003
Victoria Art Alliance, Victoria, TX – Fabrics of Our Culture – Honorable Mention

2002
Allen Center, Houston, TX – Poetic Prisms – Creative Stitching Award
Victoria Art Alliance, Victoria, TX – Fabrics of Our Culture – Honorable Mention

2000
Victoria Art Alliance, Victoria, TX – Fabrics of Our Culture - 2nd. place
San Antonio Central Library Gallery, San Antonio, TX  – Focus On Fiber – Honorable Mention

1999
North Harris Community College Gallery, Houston, TX  – Focus on Fiber 1st. place & Honorable Mention

1998
Leslie Gallery, Galveston, TX – Tex-Tiles – 1 st. place (Collaboration) & Honorable Mention
Urban Artifacts Gallery, Houston, TX – Focus on Fiber – 1st. place & Honorable Mention

Artables Gallery, Houston TX - Focus on Fiber – 2nd. Place

Selected Exhibitions

2015
Winter Street Gallery, Houston, TX – Art On The Avenue – Juried

Archway Gallery, Houston, TX –Print Houston: Ink & Image

2014
M Squared Gallery, Houston, TX – Art on the Make: Mixing Art and Mingling Threads– Juried

2013
Gallery Main Street, Tyler TX – Introductions: A Fiber Show – Juror Invitation

2012
18 Hands gallery, Houston, TX – Focus of Fiber 2012 – Juried
Archway Gallery, Houston, TX – Andiamo! – Two Person Show
White Space, Old School Gallery, Philadelphia, PA – Lines & Numbers – Juried

2011
The Art Alliance Center at Clear Lake, Naussa Bay, TX – Body Image – Juried

Archway Gallery, Houston, TX – The Reunion Show

2010
Visual Arts Alliance, Williams Tower, Houston, TX – 27th Juried Exhibition – Juried

18 Hands gallery, Houston, TX – Interwoven II – Juried

2009
18 Hands gallery, Houston, TX – Interwoven – Juried

2008
Studio 620 Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL –Alterations– Juried
Archway Gallery, Houston, TX – If the Shoe Fits – Two Person Show

2007
Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery, Bristol Community College, Fall River, MA – LUSH – Juried
Tubec Center of the Arts – Tubec, AZ – Alterations –Juried

Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston TX – Altered Books: First Edition
Brazoria College, The Center For The Arts & Sciences, Clute TX – Spin Me A Tail
Archway Gallery, Houston, TX – The Kimono Show – Solo
Mossrock Gallery, The Woodlands, TX – Shades of East – Solo

2006
Russell Hill Rogers Gallery, San Antonio, TX – Conversations in Fiber 2006 – Juried
Rockport Center for the Arts – Rockport, TX – Garden Gallery Fiber Show – Invitational

2005
International Décor’ Gallery, Houston, TX – Co-existing Art: The Relationship of Modern Painting

& Ancient Artifacts – Curated Show
The Jung Center, Houston, TX – Color Odyssey
The Art Alliance of Clear Lake Gallery, Houston, TX – Hello Again – Juried

2004
Gallery Mendocino Collage, Ukiah, CA – Celebrating the Cycles of Life – Art Cloth Network – Invitational
The Art Alliance of Clear Lake Gallery, Houston, TX – Federation of Fiber Artists State –
Juried Show
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Houston, TX – HAMMA – Juried Show

2003
Allen One Center, Houston, TX – WILVA – Juried Show

Arts Council of Alexandria, Alexandra, LA– HAMMA – Juried Show
Houston Museum of Print History, Houston, TX – WIVLA Second Annual Print Exhibition

2002
Blue Mountains Arts Alliance Gallery, Blue Ridge, GA, – Buried Treasures of Copper Hill – solo

2001
International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX – Art Cloth II– Curated Exhibit
The Art Station, Stone Mountain, GA – Changing Patterns – Fiber Form Exhibition
Textures Gallery, San Antonio, TX – Spectrum – Cloth Consort Show
Jung Center, Houston, TX – Mindscape: The Inner Vision– HAMMA
Blue Ridge Mountains Arts Alliance Gallery, Blue Ridge, GA - On Georgia Trails, solo
Think Tank World Wide Corp. Headquarters, Houston TX – Solo

 

About the Artist

Teaching Engagements

2007
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft – The Garden Project: Buried Cloth w/screened foliage

2006
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft – Introduction to Dyeing

2004
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft – Buried Cloth w/ Handmade stamps

2003
Houston Center for Contemporary Craft – Dye Paint w/ Silk Screen & Gradation Dye w/ Stamp Design

2002
Houston ISD Educational Program. Bandanna Project Inko Dye & Stamp Design
Blue Mountains Art Alliance – Dye Paint Pastel w/Silk Screen
Conroe Interest Group – Intricate Patterning 3 Day Class

2001
Clear Lake Interest Group – Intricate Patterning 3 Day Class


Speaking Engagements

2007
Archway Gallery, Houston, TX – Afternoon Tea & Style Show

2004
Community Arts Alliance, Houston, TX – Fables, Fibers & Facts

2003
Fiber artists of Dallas, Dallas, TX – Who We Are, What We Do and Why We Do It
Dallas School for the Arts, Dallas, TX – Fiber as Fine Art
Houston Central Library, Houston, TX – Who We Are, What We Do and Why We Do It
Fiber Artists of Houston, Houston, TX - Who We Are, What We Do and Why We Do It

Houston YMCA, Houston, TX – Fiber as Fine Art


Juror Experience
2006 - 2010 CULTURE Shapers, Houston, TX

2002 Fiber Artists of Dallas Annual Exhibit, Dallas, TX


Public Art Commission
Ceiling Mural, Brazoria County Library, Alvin, TX


Education
Glassell School of Art, Houston, TX
Southwest School for Fine Art and Craft, San Antonio, TX
Art Institute of Houston, Houston, TX
Harford Community Collage, Bel Air, MD


Published
1000 Artisan Textiles: Contemporary Fiber Art, Quilts and Wearables 2010
Alvin Art Calendar 2006
Houston Lifestyles & Homes, December 2005
Kansas City Art Magazine, 2005 May–June Issue


Affiliations
Art Cloth Network
Mixed Media Artists of Houston
Surface Design Association
Women Interested in Visual and Literary Arts

 

 
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