Ellen Ramsey
Contemporary Tapestry

IRL 2022

2022 felt like coming out of a coma. 

I returned to my traveling ways and saw many exhibitions featuring amazing textile art.  I blogged about a few of these exhibitions, but there was so much more that I was able to see this year. Here are my picks for the most inspiring things I saw IRL in 2022.

Most Memorable Contemporary Tapestries: 

Noteworthy Historical Tapestry details:

Most Inspiring “Textile Adjacent” Art:

Weird and Hilarious:

Most inspiring book about textiles:  Olga D’Amaral: To Weave a Rock, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2022.

If 2023 is half and great as 2022, it will be a marvelous year indeed.  Happy New Year, everyone!!  Thank you for reading my blog. 

Wishing you health and happiness in the coming year,


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