Film Series

Rare Footage: FWM Artists-in-Residence

February 20, 2018
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The Fabric Workshop and Museum’s collection includes an extensive archive of photographic and video documentation of interviews, lectures and rare footage of FWM’s Artists-in-Residence (AIRs). The weekly series provides a rare opportunity for the public to view this collection of archived material from past Artists-in-Residence, illuminating how AIRs and Museum staff actualize artistic concepts and resolve challenges in creating works for the permanent collection. Viewers will gain a deeper understanding of the artists’ diverse methodologies and how the collaborative process of creation works at FWM.

Tuesday, February 20Lecture by Do Ho Suh

Tuesday, February 27Interview with Renée Green and Lecture by Kara Walker

Tuesday, March 6Kara Walker performing in Fibbergibbet and Mumbo Jumbo: Kara E. Walker in Two Acts

Tuesday, March 13Lecture by Yinka Shonibare MBE

Tuesday, March 20Trenton Doyle Hancock’s Cult of Color: Call to Color

Event Information

February 20, 2018
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm

The Fabric Workshop and Museum
1214 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107


Major support for Process and Practice: 40 Years of Experimentation is provided by the Coby Foundation, Ltd., with additional support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Joy of Giving Something, Inc., the Lenore G. Tawney Foundation, and the E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation.

Major support of FWM is provided by the Marion Boulton “Kippy” Stroud Foundation. FWM receives state arts funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. Additional support is provided by the Philadelphia Cultural Fund, Agnes Gund, and the Board of Directors and Members of The Fabric Workshop and Museum.