Photo courtesy of Frank Elbaz Gallery, Paris

Sheila Hicks at Frank Elbaz Gallery, Paris. 

*This review is currently on the Fiber Art Now Blog.

In many ways, Sheila Hicks’s work is about raveling and unraveling. In both a material and conceptual sense, she constantly challenges the possibilities of what fiber can be and how it can be perceived.  Whether natural cotton or high tech threads, multi-colored or monochrome, her free-standing sculptures, wall-hangings and works on paper transcend categories of art, design, or craft, letting her be at once painter, sculptor, weaver, colorist, and poet. Continue Reading