A to Z Global Folk Art
July 1 – Oct 20, 2017
An exceptional collection of “art that is felt with the heart.” A to Z Global Folk Art honors everyday art that embodies and reflects cultural identity. “We are excited to showcase a variety of eclectic art from local cultures around the world,” said Heidi Cross, Chair of the Museum’s Board of Directors. “Unlike items that are mass produced, folk art conveys the personality of the craftsperson as well as the artist’s culture and community. It is the art of the everyday by people with a creative spirit.”
India ~ Exposures & Images
June 2 – August 26, 2017
India ~ Exposures & Images is the photographs of local resident Marty Tharp, who spent three months in India capturing close-ups of the people of India and scenes. “India can be an assault on your senses,” said Tharp. “But the people are very open and friendly. People are so much more interesting than buildings and temples.”
Village Arts Gallery
Stewart Price Collection
Stewart Price was on of the cofounders of Global Village Museum upon his passing, he donated his amazing collection to GVM. These items are For Sale.
Hall of International Textiles has unique hand-stitched and woven textiles and wall hangings: applique, batik, cross-stitched, embroidered, beaded, and hand painted.