Jefferson Library, Greenwich Village
Tapestry: An Assyriologist’s Perspective
This paper was presented on behalf of the American Tapestry Alliance
at the international conference of the Textile Society of America
in Washington, D.C. in September 2012, documenting that contemporary
fiber art is invisible to today's art museum curatorial research.
- Not Painted Canvas, but Wonderful,
Powerful Woven Art
This article, published by Tapestry Topics, the official
publication of the American Tapestry Alliance, explores the unique
aesthethic qualities of woven design and imagery.
Felt, Thread by Elissa Auther (book review)
Art Education: The Missing Half
Important Value in Fiber Art
These articles, published by Tapestry Topics,
the official publication of the American Tapestry
Alliance, explore professional issues in the fiber art field.
is the Voice of Fiber Art Today?
Voice of Our Advocates?
for Our Future
This four-part essay series, published by Fibre Focus,
the magazine of the Ontario Handweavers & Spinners, asks
some of the most important questions in the field of contemporary
art and craft.
- The Weaving
Arts: An Ancient Technology
The catalogue to his exhibition at the New York Academy of Sciences,
NYC and the Association for the Advancement of Science, Wash.,
D.C., supported by Novo Industri A/S of Denmark, The Wool Bureau
Inc., and the Empire State Crafts Alliance Grants to
New York State Craft Artists Program.
His Art and His Textiles: The Fabric of His Dreams (book
A review in Fiberarts Magazine of the official catalogue for
the exhibition of Matisse's textile collection focused on their
Bulbach's musings on his earlier doctoral thesis
and the importance of our culture's ancient Near Eastern roots to our
lives and art today.
- 3rd Sephardic
The creation of a prayer carpet about contemporary New York City.
- Gotham: The Design
The creation of a flying carpet about contemporary New York City.
- A Debt to the
Future Comes Due
Why research problems are a problem for the future of fiber art.
- The Importance
The historic value of select wools used in the classic oriental rug
- A Failure in Accuracy
and Reliability: Art Museum Research on Contemporary
Grave procedural flaws in the creation of a curatorial record of the
public's artistic heritage.
- What? Colored
Based upon the artist's keynote address at the 1987 World Congress of Coloured
- Re: The
Museum's New Clothes
Letter regarding an editorial in The Textile Forum.
- Protests Against
Report in Fiberarts Magazine on controversial changes to the American Craft