MOWA On The Lake
MOWA collaborates with Milwaukee’s premiere lakefront retirement community Saint John’s On The Lake to further awareness of Wisconsin art and artists. The gallery features four exhibits every year and runs in conjunction with Milwaukee’s Gallery Night and Day.
High Thread Count: Art Quilts by Pat Kroth
February 15–May 14, 2018
Pat Kroth, Revisiting Jackson, Cotton, rayon, tulle, metallic threads, silk, satin, lace, ribbons, rick-rack, cording, pins, stamps, jewelry, beads, toys, coins, candy wrappers, sequins, and paper clips, 2010 (detail)
MOWA’s Satellite Location
Saint John’s On The Lake, Milwaukee
Contemporary fiber artist Pat Kroth explores transparencies and layers through a myriad of found objects collected for their texture, color, or personal significance. These objects include candy wrappers, buttons, jewelry, and toys. Kroth sews the objects and fabric together to create abstract compositions that are equal in both physical and psychological depth.