Exhibition in Motion: Objects Performed is a collaboration with the following 24 visual artists and 10 professional Seattle based dancers. This performance provides a stage for craft artists and performers to explore how objects are made to function, and the imagination and improvisation activated in one’s pursuit to use.

Yevgeniya Kaganovich

Double Mouth Piece 20, 2010
cast rubber, latex sheet
6' x 5" x 1'5" inflated

Kristi Sword

Chain Pen, 2008
Ball chain and found pen
Dimensions variable

Gary Schott

Kissing Mediator, 2009

Aluminum, red brass, wood, acrylite, paint, lacquer seal

6" x 10" x 12"

Eskimo Kisser #2, 2009

Aluminum, red brass, wood, acrylite, paint, lacquer seal

Jessica Pizana

Salt, 2010

Pantyhose, dragon skin, thread, salt, zipper

22’ x 21” x 4”

Encased 2010


5’ x 27” x 10”

More images via Flickr

Amy Weiks

Honeyruffle, 2011

linen, brass

13” x 22” x 1”

Lily Smith

Let's Talk, 2010

Sterling Silver

Tea Infuser: 3" x 3" x 1"

Renee Zettle-Sterling

Objects of Mourning: Senses #1, 2, 3, 2010

Copper, brass, clothing from my deceased father,

brother, and grandfather, elastic

Dimensions variable

Frau Fiber

Frau Fiber's white collar mend kit, 2010

Mending tools (instuctions, patches, pins, thread

scissors, and needles) housed in a vintage white collar

storage box. White Collar Trousers.

Dimensions variable

“No man or woman ever stood the lower in my estimation for

having a patch in his clothes: yet I am sure that there is greater anxiety,

commonly, to have fashionable, or at least clean and unpatched

cloths, then to have a sound consciences.”

-Henry David Thoreau, Walden, chapter on Economy.

Joe Casey Doyle

Curling Collar, 2011

curling ribbon

28" circumference

Lucy Derickson

Vessel Series 3, 2009

Copper, Brass, Latex; machined, fabricated, silverplated Vessel

4”x 4”x 7” Tube Length 6’

Heejin Hwang

Self-transformation (Necklace), 2010

Steel, enamel, ground rock

93 x 45 x 10 cm

Elizabete Ludviks

CUBES, 2011

oxidized sterling silver & 14k yellow gold

Length: 9’

Jennifer Malley

The Final Frontier, 2010

Sterling silver

4” x 1” x 1”

Eco Freak, 2010

Sterling silver

4” x 1” x 1”

Auburn Riverside High School Collaborative

Wendy Woldenberg (instructor), Kenia Marquez, Morgan Hamm, Michelle Hartmann, Brianne Kopp, Jonathan Peltola, and Krysta Seely

Inclusion: The Merging of Malleable Metal, 2011

Painted Rubber Innertube

84" x 84" x 28"

Chelsea Culp

Reason Where it Comes From, 2010

Steam-bent Kentucky ash wood, vintage hardware

3’ x 1.5’ x 1.5’

Hilary Pfeifer

Epiphyte, 2011

Wood, paint, mixed media

18” x 14” x 12”

Jillian Palone

String of Pearls (Succulent Series),2011

Paper clay, rubber, paint, colored pencils

36” x 12” x 4”

Rachel Timmins

Growth One, 2010
Foam, steel, epoxy resin, craft glitter
17” x 10“ x 10”