Saturday, June 18, 2011

Costume Designer Chris Rumery at the Rosza Center at Michigan Tech


Michigan Tech also has a fiber exhibit for our enjoyment. The Rosza Center will have and exhibit of work by Costume Designer- Chris Rumery
June 3 to June 26, 2011
Opening Reception: June 10th

Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton MI. It is located across the street from Wadsworth Hall.

Chris Rumery, artist and costume designer, opens her exhibition, "Beyond Textiles," at the Rozsa Center Art Gallery on Wednesday, June 8, with free wine and cheese reception in the Rozsa Center Art Gallery from 6 to 8 p.m. All are welcome.

An accomplished costume designer for Broadway, television, and regional theatre, Rumery finds and creates beauty by transforming simple, pedestrian, or even macabre materials into pieces with form and function. In particular, "Beyond Textiles" is a sampling of dresses made from plastic, metal, paper, and more.

This show, which runs through June 26, supports and celebrates the Midwestern Weavers Conference on June 23-25, which is hosted this year at Finlandia University by the Buellwood Weaver and Fiber Guild of Hancock.

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