Phyllis Fredendall, Professor of Fiber and Fashion Design at Finlandia University’s International School of Art and Design, is exhibiting a collection of her fabric art works in Rhinelander. The ArtStart group will commence their 2017 exhibition season on Thursday, March 16. The exhibits will feature not only Fredendall’s work, but also the paintings of Sofia Arnold.
Fredendall’s exhibit, entitled Mapping Memory, features her hand-felted works comprised of wool and silk, and expresses her personal exploration of history and family.
The official opening reception is on Saturday, March 18 from 5 to 7 p.m. The reception will feature Fredendall, who will be present to discuss her artwork at the event. Admission to the reception is free, and it includes complimentary appetizers and a cash bar. The ArtStart arts and cultural center is located within the historic Federal Building, at 68 S. Stevens Street, in Downtown Rhinelander.ArtStart, Finlandia, Phyllis Fredendall, Rhinelander