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INVITATIONAL INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITS AND PROJECTS

           Jewelry Quilt Project 2009 - 2012

                        An international quilt project to portray artistic movements, history and ethnicity in through jewelry                                     exhibited in Japan, France, and the United States.

                        The Awakening

            Music Quilt Project 2004 - 2006

                       An international quilt project to portray musical genres, musicians and instruments.  The project was                                  exhibited in Japan, Germany, the Netherlands, United Kingdom, and the United States.

                        Reggae Singer

           September 11 Quilts 2001 - present

                        An international quilt project for quilt artists and guilds to memorialize the events of September 11,                                    2001. The exhibit toured to Yokohama Quilt Week in Japan 2002.  My quilt was chosen for the show                                    poster. Exhibit toured throughout the United States in 2002-2003. The 94 quilts are now housed in the                                9/11 Memorial Museum in New York City.

                        Reflections

                          

JURIED EXHIBITS

           Best of 2019, Ohio Designer Craftsmen, Ohio Craft Museum, Columbus, OH May 5 - July 28, Springfield Museum                           of Art, Springfield, OH, September 20 - December 15, 2019

                        Tybee Island Birds

           30 Years of QSDS, Art by Participants of Quilt and Surface Design Symposium, Dairy Barn, Athens, OH, May 24 -                            July 12, 2019

                       Resting Place

           Hypothesis: Art Inspired by the Many Worlds of Science 2018, Columbus Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH 

                        Beach Pebbles Lake Michigan

           See My Voice Exhibit 2018, Quilt Surface Design Symposium, Ross Museum,  Delaware,  OH 

                        Blue Giant  

           

           Aullwood Audubon Center Annual Quilt Show Dayton, OH  Quilts in this show reflect nature themes.

                        2014  Ladybug; View of Olentangy

                        2015  Green Man I; Sunflower Woman – Viewers’ Choice Award

                        2016  Falling Petals

                        2017  Swallowtail; Blue Giant – Innovation Award

           Sacred Threads- quilts reflecting joy, inspiration, spirituality, healing, grief and peace.

                        2005  Reynoldsburg, Ohio.  Safe Journey Home

                        2009  Reynoldsburg, Ohio. Peggy Rising

                        2015  Herndon, Virginia.  Glimpse of Freedom 

        

         

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM
           August 19- September 1, 2019, Porcupine Mountain Wilderness State Park, Ontonagon, Michigan.
PUBLICATIONS

Eye Contact, Creating a Connection published by Sacred Threads, 2019.  Quilts:  "Blue Eyes," and "Rainforest Eyes."

Sacred Threads Exhibition, 2015.  CQS Press, Rockville, MD,  My quilt, "Glimpse of Freedom" is included.

Martha Kotter, artist.  Karen Bell, photographer.  Tenth International Quilt Week Yokohama 2002 Poster.                                         Published by Yokohama International Quilt Week, 2002. My quilt Reflections was the backdrop for the                                   2002 International Quilt Week poster. 

 

Martha M. Kotter, artist.  Vermont Threatened and Endangered Species Poster. Acrylic on Illustration                                                 board. Published by Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department.  1991.  

              EDUCATION

                          B.S. Biology and Human Ecology, College of Idaho

                          M.S. Zoology, The Ohio State University